Siliguri Mahila Mahavidyalaya

Siliguri Mahila Mahavidyalaya

Siliguri, Dist: Darjeeling, West Bengal, India

Affiliated To The University Of North Bengal

NAAC Accredited

ISO 9001:2115

Dr. Prabir Kumar Kundu

Department Of Geography
Phone No– 9434141613
Email ID- pkkundu.geo@gmail.com
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Sc., B.Ed., Ph.D
Specialization : Urban and Population Geography
Area of Research Interest : Ethnicity and Urban Geography.

PERSONAL PROFILE:

Father’s Name: LATE PRADYUT KUMAR KUNDU
Permanent Address: C/O Krishna Kutir, Flat No. 1/B, North Bharatnagar (Behind Karunamoyee Kali Temple), P.O. –Rabindra Sarani, Dist. – Darjeeling, Siliguri 734006
Communication Address: Same as above
Birth place: Balurghat
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Nationality: Indian
Religion: Hindu
Caste: General
Language Known: Bengali, English, Hindi
District: Darjeeling
Interested In: Creative Writing on Bengali Literature, Singing & Listening of Music, Watching Sports.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:

NAME OF
EXAMINATION
NAME OF
BOARD/UNIVERSITY
YEAR OF PASSINGDIVISIONSPECIALIZATION
SecondaryWBBSE19901stAddl. Sub.- Geography
Madhyamik (MP)WBCHSE19941stLetter Marks in Geography
B.A. (Hons.) in GeographyUniversity of North Bengal19971st Class 1stSpecial Paper- Urban Geography
M.Sc. in Geography & Applied GeographyUniversity of North Bengal19991st Class 1st with Distinction markSpecial Paper- Population  Geography
Ph.DUniversity of North Bengal2013Problems and Prospects of Balurghat Municipal Area in Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal

OTHER QUALIFICATION:

B.Ed. (Passed in 2003) under University of North Bengal.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

Institution: Siliguri Mahila MahabidyalayaJoined As: Assistant Professor in GeographyDate of Joining: 01.04.2010
Employer: Principal, Siliguri Mahila MahabidyalayaPresent Designation: Associate Professor of GeographyService Length: 01.04.2010 – Till Date

5. ACADEMIC HONOURS AND AWARDS:

i) B.A. (Hons.) in Geography with 1st Class 1st position from Siliguri College under University of North Bengal (1997). Awarded University Gold Medal for securing the 1st Class 1st Position & Narmada Devi Medal for securing highest marks.
ii) M. Sc. in Geography & Applied Geography with 1st Class 1st position from University of North Bengal along with Distinction Mark (1999). Again Awarded University Gold Medal for securing the 1st Class 1st & Bidhuranjan Adhikary Memorial Medal for 1st Class 1st Position.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION AND SERVICES:

Name of the Institution: Siliguri Mahila Mahabidyalaya
Affiliated to: University of North Bengal
Employer: Principal, Siliguri Mahila Mahabidyalaya
Date of Joining: 01.04.2010
Service Length till date: 13 years 11 months
Present Designation: Associate Professor
Lifetime Member: Geographical Society of India (Kolkata) & Institute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics (ILEE), Kolkata.

PUBLICATIONS: [Total 25+09+02= 36]

  • i) LIST OF PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED/REFEREED/UGC APPROVED/UGC CARE/INTERNATIONAL SCOPUS JOURNALS: 25
Sl. No.Title With Page Nos.Name of the JournalISSN/
E-ISSN No.
Impact FactorEditor(s)Co-authorPublisher
1.Evolution of a border town: Balurghat, a case of rapid urbanization without the proper sense of ‘urbanism’. (139-144)Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies.
[Inter-disciplinary Half Yearly Peer Reviewed Journal]
ISSN 0971-4170Dr. S. C. MukhopadhyayInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics, Kolkata. (June, 2008)
www.ilee.org.in
2.A study on land capability classifications by USDA method: Rajganj Block, Jalpaiguri. (157-164)Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies. [Inter-disciplinary Half Yearly Peer Reviewed Journal]ISSN 0971-4170Dr. S. C. MukhopadhyayJayasree SarkarInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics, Kolkata. (June, 2011)
www.ilee.org.in
3.Structural pattern of the Toto house: A case study of Totopara in the Jalpaiguri District of West Bengal, India. (239-246)Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies. [Inter-disciplinary Half Yearly Peer Reviewed Journal]ISSN 0971-4170Dr. S. C. MukhopadhyayTushar Kanti DuttaInstitute of Landscape, Ecology & Ekistics, Kolkata. (June, 2012)
www.ilee.org.in
4.Emergence of Balurghat As a Class-I City: Demographic Impact of Partition and Bangladesh Liberation War. (955z-964z)International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR).
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2348-1269
P-ISSN 2349-5138
5.75Dr. R. B. JoshiE-Publication, IJRAR
[VOLUME- 5| ISSUE 3| JULY-SEPT 2018]
http://ijrar.com/
5.Impact of Population Growth and Relative Changes in Land Use Pattern: A Case Study of Balurghat Town, West Bengal, India. (820-828)Research Review International Journal of Multidiscipli-nary.
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2455-30855.214Chief EditorE-Publication,
Research Review Journals
VOLUME-3| ISSUE-12| DEC- 2018
http://rrjournals.com/view-Certificate
6.Status of Health-care Services in Balurghat Municipal Area of DakshinDinajpur District, West Bengal. (1792-1796)Research Review International Journal of Multidiscipli-nary.
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2455-30855.214Chief EditorE-Publication,
Research Review Journals
VOLUME-4| ISSUE-04| APR-2019
http://rrjournals.com/view-Certificate
7.Role and Importance of Field Study in Geographical Research. (2129-2132)Research Review International Journal of Multidiscipli-nary.
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2455-30855.164Chief EditorE-Publication,
Research Review Journals
VOLUME-4| ISSUE-05| MAY-2019
http://rrjournals.com/view-Certificate
8.Available Civic Amenities in Balurghat Town of West Bengal: An Analytical Study. (700-708)International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR).
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2348-1269
P-ISSN 2349-5138
5.75Dr. R. B. JoshiE-Publication, IJRAR
VOLUME- 6 ISSUE- 2, Date of Publication: May-2019 (25.05.2019)
www.ijrar.org
9.Relationship between Slope Condition and Water-logging: A Geographical Study of Balurghat Town. (566-575)International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR).
[UGC Approved Journal]
E-ISSN 2348-1269
P-ISSN 2349-5138
5.75Dr. R. B. JoshiE-Publication, IJRAR
VOLUME- 6 ISSUE- 2, Date of Publication: June-2019 (05.06.2019)
www.ijrar.org
10.Is Inter-District discrimination of Degree of Urbanization Determined by Solo Factor as Urban Population or a combination of Others? Some Evidence from Discriminant Analysis of West Bengal, India. (380-391)International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR).
[Peer Reviewed, Refereed, Indexed Journal]
E-ISSN 2348-1269
P-ISSN 2349-5138
5.75 Google ScholarDr. R. B. JoshiAmit Kumar Adhikari
& Tamal Basu Roy
E-Publication, IJRAR
VOLUME- 7 ISSUE- 4, Date of Publication: Dec-2020 (19.12.2020)
www.ijrar.org
11.A Case Study on Mango Production of Malda District, West Bengal. (122-126)Shodh Sarita, An International Quarterly Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2348-2397Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaArpita Saha & Arup Kumar SahaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sarita, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 8 ISSUE- 29, Date of Publication: 27.03.2021
12.Role of Sister Nivedita Towards Women Education During Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century in India. (127-130)Shodh Sarita, An International Quarterly Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2348-2397Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sarita, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 8 ISSUE- 29, Date of Publication: 27.03.2021
13.Influx of Immigrants and Subsequent Refugee Problem in Erstwhile West Dinajpur District, West Bengal, India. (140-147)Shodh Sarita, An International Quarterly Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2348-2397Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sarita, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 8 ISSUE- 29, Date of Publication: 27.03.2021
14.Factors Responsible For Child Trafficking: A Block Level Study in Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal. (248-252)Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, An International Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2229-3620Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 11 ISSUE- 41, Date of Publication: 31.03.2021
15.Evolution of Natural Drainage and Its Impact: A Case Study of Balurghat Town in Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal. (280-284)Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, An International Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2229-3620Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 11 ISSUE- 41, Date of Publication: 31.03.2021
 
16.Impact of Covid-19 on Secondary Level Learning: A Case Study of Siliguri Educational District. (291-295)Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, An International Bilingual Peer Reviewed Referred Research Journal.
[UGC CARE Listed Journal]
ISSN 2229-3620Dr. Vinay Kumar SharmaSanchar Educational and Research Foundation, Shodh Sanchar Bulletin, January-March, 2021, VOLUME- 11 ISSUE- 41, Date of Publication: 31.03.2021
17.Role of Census Towns in Urbanization Process of North 24 Parganas District, West Bengal. (1-8)Shodhsam-hita, Journal of KavikulaguruKalidas Sanskrit University, Ramtek [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 2277-70674.95Dr. Ratan Chandra PaulKavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, Volume- IX, Issue- I, January, 2022
18.Individual and Parental Factors on Depressive Disorder and Its Detrimental Effects among Adolescents and Young Adults: A Study from Bihar State, India. (1-7)Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health (ELSEVIER)
[UGC CARE List Group-II Journal]
Indexed in Globally Recognised Databases viz. Web of Science, Scopus, Embase, ESCI, DOAJ etc.
ISSN 2213-39842.145Tanu Das, Partha Das & Tamal Basu RoyPublished by Elsevier B.V. on behalf of INDIACLEN VOLUME- 13, 100962, January 01, 2022
Date of Publication: 13.01.2022
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cegh.2022.100962
19.Society and Culture of the Toto Tribe in Alipurduar District of West Bengal. (1-5)Anvesak, A Refereed Bi-Annual Journal [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 0378-45686.20Dr. Ratan Chandra PaulSardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, January-June, 2022, Volume- 52, No. 4 (III).
20.Drainage System of Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal. (11-16)Anvesak, A Refereed Bi-Annual Journal [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 0378-45686.20Sardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, January-June, 2022, Volume- 52, No. 4 (III).
21.Self-help Group: An Instrument of Social Development and Women Empowerment in Rural Areas of Koch Bihar District, West Bengal. (6-10)Anvesak, A Refereed Bi-Annual Journal [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 0378-45686.20Dr. Ratan Chandra PaulSardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, January-June, 2022, Volume- 52, No. 4 (III).
22.Causes and Effects of Environmen-tal Degradation in Jalpaiguri-Alipurduar District: An Overview. (58-61)Journal of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai
[UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]
ISSN 0972-07663.947Dr. Parineeta Deshpande & Dr. Ambarish KhareThe Asiatic Society of Mumbai, Vol. 96, No. 04 (I) April 2022.
23.The Livelihood and Culture of the Mech People in the Dooars Region of West Bengal. (46-49)Journal of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 0972-07663.947Dr. Parineeta Deshpande & Dr. Ambarish KhareDr. Ratan Chandra PaulThe Asiatic Society of Mumbai, Vol. 96, No. 04 (I) April 2022.
24.A Brief Study on the Religious Dances and Social Customs of the Tamang Tribe in Dooars Region of
West Bengal. (62-65)
Journal of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai [UGC CARE List Group-I Journal]ISSN 0972-07663.947Dr. Parineeta Deshpande & Dr. Ambarish KhareDr. Ratan Chandra PaulThe Asiatic Society of Mumbai, Vol. 96, No. 04 (I) April 2022.
25.Drainage System of DakshinDinajpur District, West Bengal.(45 -54)Geographical Thoughts, An Annual Journal of the Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal[Peer Reviewed
Journal]
ISSN 2229-466XProf. Subir Sarkar & OthersThe Registrar, University of North Bengal, Vol. XX, November, 2022
  •  (ii) LIST OF PUBLICATIONS IN CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS: 09
Sl. No.Title with Page Nos.Name of the BookISBN No.Editor(s)Co-authorPublisher
1.The factors of slope instability and landslides: its mechanisms and mitigations in Darjeeling Himalayas. (96-100)Disaster: Perception and Mitigation.UGC,SAP DRS- I SponsoredISBN 978-81-921692-1-7Prof. Subir SarkarJayasree SarkarRegistrar, University of North Bengal, Raja Rammohunpur. (July, 2011)
2.Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in management of land use in Balurghat Town. (125-128)Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in Resource Management. UGC SponsoredISBN 978-81-921692-2-4Dr. D. K. MandalTushar Kanti DuttaRegistrar, University of North Bengal, Raja Rammohunpur. (July, 2012)
3.Urbanization, growth of slums and environmental impacts: A case study of Balurghat Town in Dakshin Dinajpur District of West Bengal. (112-125)Population, Urbanisation and Changing State of Environment. UGC SponsoredISBN: 978-93-84671-04-4Dr. Nuruzzaman Kasemi & Mr. Tarun DasN.S.P.S. on behalf of Teacher-in-Charge, Birpara College, Birpara. (September, 2014)
4.Conflict between traditional living culture and recent changes in socio-cultural environment: A case of Toto tribe in Alipurduar District, West Bengal. (266-275)Changing Scenario of Society and Culture in the Context of Globalisation. UGC SponsoredISBN: 978-93-84671-29-7Sk. Kamruzzaman, Malasree Majumder & Dr. Nuruzzaman KasemiN.S.P.S. on behalf of Teacher-in-Charge, Birpara College, Birpara. (August, 2015)
5.Assessment and Mapping of Flood and Water Logging Hazards: A Case Study of Balurghat Town in DakshinDinajpur District, West Bengal. (183-191)Major Environmental Issues: Vulnerability & Impacts.
UGC Sponsored
ISBN: 978-93-84671-30-3Dr. Madhusudan KarmakarNSPS on behalf of Department of Geography, Maynaguri College, Maynaguri, Jalpaiguri (W.B.). (September, 2015)
6.Problems of Waste Management and Environmental Pollution, A Daily Challenge of Municipal Service: Case Study of Balurghat Town. (197-206)Human Interventions: Present and Future State of Environment. UGC SponsoredISBN: 978-93-84671-69-3Mr. Tarun Das & Dr. Krishnakali
Roy
NSPS on behalf of Teacher-in-Charge, Birpara College, Birpara, Alipurduar.
7.Profile of Child Trafficking in DakshinDinajpur district: A Study of Social menace. (27-38)Child Trafficking: A Social Evil & Challenges. ICSSR, New Delhi SponsoredISBN: 978-93-89488-20-3Dr. Madhusudan KarmakarWizcraft Publications & Distribution, Solapur, Maharashtra, India. (January, 2020)
8.Level and Trend of Urbanization: A Study of Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal. (99-108)Sustainable Urbanization in East India: Present Trends and Future Concerns.
ICSSR-ERC Sponsored
ISBN: 978-93-88069-43-4Dr. Prabir Kumar KunduMousumi
Pal
Levant Books, Kolkata. (January, 2020)
9.GIS-Based Landslide Susceptibility Mapping of Reshi river basin, West Bengal and Sikkim. (84-101)Applications of Geospatial Technology in Geomorphology and Environment.
SERB, New Delhi & ICSSR, New Delhi Sponsored
ISBN: 978-81-925799-3-1Prof. D. K. Mandal & Prof. R. RoyArpita Saha & Arup Kumar Saha
 
Registrar, University of North Bengal, Raja Rammohunpur. (March, 2020)
  •  (iii) ARTICLES/CHAPTERS PUBLISHED IN BOOKS: 02
Sl. No.Title with Page Nos.Name of the BookISBN No.Editor(s)Co-authorPublisher
1.Methods and Techniques of Field Work in Geographical Research. (133-142)Contemporary Social Science: Issues & Challenges.ISBN: 978-93-84815-13-4Dr. Sumitra Naha (Das) & Mahuya Roy Choudhury (Bhowal)N.S.P.S. Publication, Siliguri, West Bengal. (April, 2017)
2.Emergence of Geography as a New Synthesis in the Second Half of 20th Century: An Overview. (88-94)Geography in the 21st Century: Emerging Issues and the Way Forward.ISBN: 978-81-947715-9-3Dr. Ranjan SarkarNamya Press, Delhi. (July, 2020)
  •  (iv) BOOKS PUBLISHED BY NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS: 03
Sl. No.Title of the BookYearISBN No.Type of BookAuthorshipPublisher
1.Impact of Partition and Bangladesh Liberation War on Urban GrowthNov.2019978-81-94426-90-5Published Ph.D ThesisSingle- authorshipRajesh Publications, New Delhi
2.Sustainable Urbanization in East India: Present Trends and Future ConcernsJan. 2020
978-93-88069-43-4Conference Proceedings, EditedSingle- authorshipLevant Books, Kolkata
3.North Bengal: People, Society and CultureJuly, 2021978-620-4-18397-8EditedSingle- authorshipLap Lambert Academic Publishing, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

CONFERENCE/SEMINAR/WORKSHOP/PRESENTATIONS:

A. SEMINAR: [22 (Presentation) + 10 (Participation) = Total 32]
I. PAPER PRESENTATION: {International (06)+National (15)+State Level (01)=22}

  • 1. International Seminars (05)/Webinars (01): 06
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARPAPERS
PRESENTED
1.March 30-31, 2017IQAC, Birpara CollegeBirpara College, AlipurduarAssurance Cell (IQAC), Birpara College Internal QualityAn International Seminar on Glocal Issues in Contemporary Art, Culture and SocietyGlobal Population Migration in Today’s World: A Socio-racial Crisis
2.March 21-22, 2018University of
Gour Banga
University of
Gour Banga, Malda
Department of Geography4th International Seminar on Population, Urbanization and Environment: Contemporary Issues and ChallengesPopulation Growth and Land Use Changes in Balurghat Town
3.Jan. 20-21, 2020ICSSRSarat Centenary College, Dhaniakhali, HooghlyDepartment of EnglishInterdisciplinary International Seminar on Heritage, Culture & Identity: Re-negotiating Spaces of Memory in a time of Rapid UrbanizationAssessment of the Rapid Urban Growth and Spatial Dimension of Existing Water Supply System (WSS): A Study on Koch Bihar Municipality, West Bengal
4.Jan. 27-29, 2020ICSSRMaynaguri CollegeDepartment of Geography in collaboration with Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension, University of North BengalInternational Seminar on Combating Child Trafficking: Vulnerability, Efforts and ChallengesProfile of Child Trafficking in Dakshin Dinajpur District: A Study of Social Menace
5.Sep. 12-13, 2021Chandrapur College, Purba BardhamanChandrapur CollegeDepartment of Physical Education, IQAC & NSS, Chandrapur College in Collaboration with Seva Bharati Mahavidyalaya, Physical Education Foundation of India, IFFPEIG & WSLF2 Day International Online Seminar on Challenges and Trends of Development in the Field of Physical Education & Sports Due to Covid-19 PandemicImpact of Socio- Backwardness on Sports Performance of S.T. Community Sportsman of Darjeeling District, West Bengal Economic
6.March 22-23, 2022ICSSR-ERCSurya Sen Mahavidyala-ya, SiliguriDepartment of Political Science in Collaboration with IQAC, Surya Sen MahavidyalayaInternational Seminar on Strategies and Tactics of Indian Nationalist Movement: A Close Look on a Few Lesser Known Events/ HeroesIndian Nationalist Movement and Tagore’s Songs: A Review with Special Reference to Anti-Partition Movement in Bengal, 1905-11
  • 2. National Seminars (15)/Webinars (00): 15
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARPAPERS
PRESENTED
1.March 11-12, 2011UGC-SAP DRS-IDepartment of Geography & Applied Geography, University of
North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied Geography in collaboration with Netaji Institute for Asian Studies, KolkataNational Seminar on Disaster: Perception and MitigationThe Factors of Slope Instability & Landslides: Its Mechanisms & Mitigations in Darjeeling Himalayas
2.March 12-13, 2013UGCDepartment of
Geography & Applied Geography, University of
North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of
North Bengal
National Seminar on Environment, Livelihood And SustainabilityPopulation Growth and the Environmental Sustainability: A Case Study of Balurghat Town, Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal
3.March 6-7, 2014UGCDepartment of
Geography & Applied
Geography, University of North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied GeographyNational Seminar on Land People and SocietyA Study on Agricultural Land Use in Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal
4.March 27-28, 2014UGC-SAP DRS-IDepartment of
Geography & Applied
Geography, University of North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied GeographyNational Seminar on Living With HazardsFlood and Water Logging Hazards: A Case Study of Balurghat Municipal Area in Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal
5.Sep. 11-12, 2014UGCBirpara CollegeDepartment of Geography, Birpara College in collaboration with Siliguri Geo-Environmental Welfare SocietyNational Seminar on Population, Urbanisation and Changing State of EnvironmentUrbanization, Growth of Slums and Environmental Impacts: A Case Study of Balurghat Town in Dakshin Dinajpur District of West Bengal
6.Feb. 13-14, 2015UGCDepartment of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North BengalDepartment of Geography & Applied GeographyNational Seminar on Applications of Geospatial Technology for Sustainable DevelopmentMapping of Forest Resource through GIS Techniques in Siliguri Sub-division
7.Aug. 27-28, 2015UGCBirpara CollegeDepartment of Sociology, Birpara College in collaboration with Society for People Empowerment and Action of Koch BiharNational Seminar on Changing Scenario of Society and Culture in the Context of GlobalisationConflict between Traditional Living Culture & Recent Changes in Socio-Cultural Environment: A Case of Toto Tribe in Alipurduar District, West Bengal
8.Feb.
2-3, 2016
UGCDepartment of
Geography & Applied
Geography, University of North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied GeographyNational Seminar on Remote Sensing and GIS in Environmental ManagementLevel of Environmental Pollution in Siliguri City: An Analysis
9.Aug. 12-13, 2016UGCBirpara CollegeDepartment of Geography, Birpara College in collaboration with Siliguri Geo-Environmental Welfare SocietyNational Seminar on Human Interventions: Present and Future State of EnvironmentProblems of Waste Management and Environmental Pollution, A Daily Challenge of Municipal Service: Case Study of Balurghat Town
10.March 24-25, 2017Govt. of West BengalDepartment of
Geography,
Raiganj
University
Department of GeographyNational Seminar on Livelihood Challenges and Spatial Transformation in IndiaTiny Hamlet to a Class-I City: Demographic Impact of Partition and Bangladesh Liberation War on Balurghat Town
11.March 9-10, 2019ICSSR-ERCDepartment of
Geography,
Siliguri Mahila Mahabidya-laya
Department of
Geography
National Seminar on Sustainable Urbanization in East India: Present Trends and Future ConcernsLevel and Trend of Urbanization: A Study of Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal
12.March 15-16, 2019University of
North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal (Jalpaiguri Campus)Department of Geography & Applied Geography (Jalpaiguri
Campus)
National Seminar on Environment, Development And SustainabilityFlood Occurrence and its Management: A Case Study of Madarihat-Birpara Block in Alipurduar District
13.Nov. 12-14, 2019IGIDepartment of
Geography & Applied
Geography, University of North Bengal
Department of Geography & Applied Geography31st IGI conference & National Seminar on Applications of Geospatial Technology in Geomorphology and EnvironmentUrbanization, Slope Instability, Landslide and Sustainable Management in Darjeeling Hill
14. Nov. 22, 2019Cluny
Women’s College
Department of
Sociology, Cluny
Women’s College, Kalimpong
Department of Sociology in Collaboration with R.C. on Sociology of Every Day Life of Indian Sociological SocietyNational Seminar on Beliefs, Rituals and Everyday lifeSocio-cultural Transformation of Rabha Tribe of North Bengal in the Present Day Context
15.July 1 & 2, 2023ICSSR-ERC in Collaboration with Anthropologi-cal Survey of India & Foundation of Practising Geographers and Co-sponsored by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. & NHPC Ltd.Department of
Geography &
Applied
Geography,
University of
North Bengal
Department of
Geography &
Applied
Geography,
University of
North Bengal
Two Days National Seminar on Urbanization, Urban Environment and Sustainability in Himalayan and Sub-Himalayan RegionGrowth of Urban Sprawl and its Impact on Urban Environment: A Case Study of Greater Siliguri
  • 3. State Level Seminar (01)/Webinar (00): 01
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARPAPERS
PRESENTED
1.Jan. 31, 2017Siliguri Mahila Mahabidya-layaSiliguri Mahila
Mahabidya-laya
Siliguri Mahila Mahabidyalaya in Collaboration with the North Bengal University Alumni Association
State Level Seminar on Contributions of Sister Nivedita to Social Reforms, Women Empowerment and Nationalist Movement: A Tribute on 150th Birth AnniversaryIn Search of the Truth: Outlook of Sister Nivedita

II. PARTICIPATION: {International (02)+National (08)+State Level (00) =10}

  • 1.International Seminars (00)/Webinars (02): 02
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARONLY PARTICIPATION
1.July 30, 2020IQAC, Chandrapur CollegeChandrapur College, Purba BardhamanIQAC in association with Department of Geography & Department of Economics, Chandrapur CollegeOne Day International Multidisciplinary Webinar on Environment, Development and Livelihood: Challenges and Opportunities in The Era of Covid-19 PandemicOnly Participation
2.Aug. 27, 2020IQAC, Katwa CollegeKatwa College, Purba BardhamanDepartment of GeographyOne Day International Webinar on Emerging Disaster Issues: Causes and ConsequencesOnly Participation
  • 2.National Seminars (01)/Webinars (07): 08
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARONLY PARTICIPATION
1.Jan. 28-30, 2008UGCDepartment of Geography & Applied Geography, University of
North Bengal
Department of Geography &Applied Geography in collaboration with Department of Higher Education, Govt. of West BengalNational Seminar on Applications of Remote Sensing & GIS in Resource ManagementOnly Participation
2.May 29, 2020Dept. of Commerce & Management, Junagadh (Gujarat)Dept. of Commerce & Management, Junagadh (Gujarat)Dept. of Commerce & Management,
Bhakta Kavi Narsinh Mehta University, Junagadh
National Webinar on Economic Outlook for the Naya BharatOnly Participation
3.July 22, 2020Dept. of Geography in Collabora-tion with IQAC, Surya Sen Mahavidya-layaDept. of Geography, Surya Sen Mahavidya-laya, SiliguriDept. of Geography in Collaboration with IQAC, Surya Sen MahavidyalayaNational Webinar on Institutional Methodology of Online Education Programme and Issues Related to It in Recent Covid-19 Situations in IndiaOnly Participation
4.July 27, 2020IQAC, Netaji Subhas Mahavidya-layaNetaji Subhas Mahavidya-laya,
Haldibari
IQAC, Netaji Subhas MahavidyalayaNational Webinar on Modernisation, Possession on Nature and Environmental Crisis: Indian PerspectiveOnly Participation
5.Aug. 8-9, 2020The Dept. of Mathematics, Sukumar Sengupta Mahavidya-layaThe Dept. of Mathematics, Sukumar Sengupta Mahavidya-laya, Paschim MedinipurThe Dept. of Mathematics, Sukumar Sengupta MahavidyalayaTwo-Day National Seminar (online) on Recent Development in Mathematics and Its social ImpactOnly Participation
6.Sep. 25, 2020NSS Units, Santal Bidroha Sardha Satabarshiki Mahavidya-layaSBSS Mahavidya-laya, Paschim MedinipurNSS Units, Santal Bidroha Sardha Satabarshiki Mahavidya-layaNational Webinar on Importance of Yoga in Pandemic  Covid-19Only Participation
7.Sep. 16, 2021IQAC, Netaji Subhas Mahavidya-layaNetaji Subhas Mahavidya-laya,
Haldibari
IQAC, Netaji Subhas MahavidyalayaNational Webinar on Intellectual Property Rights and its ImplicationsOnly Participation
8.Feb. 15, 2022WBCUPAVirtual PlatformWBCUPA Hill UnitOne Day Webinar on Career Advancement Scheme (CAS)Only Participation
  • 3. State Level Seminar (00)/Webinar (00):): 00

B. WORKSHOP :{ National (04)=04}

1. National Level Data Dissemination Workshop Sponsored by Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal and Organized by Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India in collaboration with Dept. of Geography & Applied Geography and Dept. of Economics, University of North Bengal on November 28, 2007 at Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal and Presented a Paper titled An Analysis on Accuracy Level of Census Data.

2. National Level Workshop on Modern Trends in Geography Sponsored by UGC and Organized by Department of Geography & Applied Geography during February 22-23, 2011 at Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal.

3. National Workshop on New Methodology of NAAC Evaluation: Problems and Possibilities Sponsored and Organized by Southfield College during March 9-15, 2015 at Southfield College, Darjeeling.

4. National Workshop on Geography & Applied Geography Sponsored by UGC and Organized by Department of Geography & Applied Geography during September 5-11, 2017 at Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal.

C. CONFERENCE: [02 (Presentation) + 01 (Participation) = Total 03]

I. PAPER PRESENTATION: {International(01)+National(01)+State Level(00) =02}

  • 1.International Conference (01): 01
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARPAPERS
PRESENTED
1.March 6-8, 2020IGU
UGI
University of Burdwan, BardhamanDepartment of GeographyGolden Jubilee Year International Conference on Agriculture, Food, Water, Biodiversity and Health in Changing ClimateAssessment of Drainage System Anomaly: A Study on Kunur River Basin, Eastern India
  • 2. National Conference (01): 01
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARPAPERS
PRESENTED
1.Sep.
3-4, 2015
UGCMaynaguri College, JalpaiguriDepartment of Geography, Maynaguri College in collaboration with Siliguri Geo-Environmental Welfare SocietyNational Level Conference on Major Environmental Issues: Vulnerability and ImpactsAssessment and Mapping of Flood and Water Logging Hazards: A Case Study of Balurghat Town in Dakshin Dinajpur District, West Bengal
  • 3. State Level Conference (00): 00

II. PARTICIPATION: {International (01)+National (00)+State Level (00) =01}

  • 1. International Conference (01): 01
SL. NO.YEARSPONSORVENUEORGANIZED BYTOPIC OF SEMINARONLY PARTICIPATION
1.June 15-16, 2020IQAC, Belda CollegeBelda College, Paschim MedinipurIQAC, Belda College, India & Bangladesh Open University, BangladeshTwo-Day International
e-Conference on Coping with Covid-19: Sustainable Living in the Era of Pandemic
Only Participation
  • 2. National Conference (00): 00
  • 3. State Level Conference (00): 00

D. TRAINING PROGRAMME: {02}

       1. Training Course on Water Budgeting and Management at Local Level (Tier III Training Programme) under the aegis of National Ground Water Training & Research Institute, Raipur and Organized by Central Ground Water Board, Eastern Region, Kolkata under the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Govt. of India on December 29, 2017 at Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal.

2. Training Course on Intensive Awareness and Training Programme for College Students on Disaster Management Sponsored by University of North Bengal and Organized by Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension, University of North Bengal in collaboration with Siliguri Mahila Mahabidyalaya on January 9-10, 2018 at Siliguri Mahila Mahabidyalaya.

DETAILS ATTACHED WITH PERSONAL INFORMATION:

COURSE ATTENDED: {05}

  • A. Completed Refresher Course in Geography from UGC ASC, University of North Bengal during 09.08.2011 – 29.08.2011.
  • B. Completed Orientation Programme from UGC HRDC, University of North Bengal during 20.11.2015 – 17.12.2015.
  • C. Completed Refresher Course in Gender Studies (ID) from UGC HRDC, University of North Bengal during 05.02.2019 – 25.02.2019.
  • D. Completed Refresher Course in Geography (Inter-disciplinary) from UGC HRDC, University of North Bengal during 02.07.2019 – 15.07.2019.
  • E. Completed Short Term Course on Research Methodology from UGC HRDC, University of North Bengal during 17.12.2019 – 23.12.2019.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE: 05 years (2007-2012)

RESPOSIBILITIES HANDLED:

SL NO.NAME OF THE COMMIITTECOORDINATOR/ASSISTANT
COORDINATOR/NODAL
OFFICER/CONVENOR/PROGRAMME
OFFICER/MEMBER
SESSION
1.Governing BodyMember as Teacher’s Representative2011 – 2016
2.Governing BodyMember as Teacher’s Representative2021 – Till Date
3.IQACCoordinator2015 – 2016
4.Exam. CommitteeConvenerMember
5.Exam. CommitteeMember2017 – 2018
6.Cultural CommitteeCultural CommitteeCultural Committee
7.Cultural CommitteeMember2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2021-22, 2022-23, 2023-24
8.Sports CommitteeSports Committee2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16
9.Seminar CommitteeMember2016-17, 2017-18
10.2016-17, 2017-18Convener2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20
11.ICSSR-ERC Sponsored National Seminar on Sustainable Urbanization in East India: Present Trends and Future Concerns Organized by Department of Geography, Siliguri Mahila MahabidyalayaConvener2018 – 2019
12.State Level Open Air Workshop on Environment, River and Man Organized by Department of Geography, Siliguri Mahila MahabidyalayaConvener2019 – 2020
13.31st IGI conference & National Seminar on Applications of Geospatial Technology in Geomorphology and Environment, Organized by Department of Geography & Applied Geography, University of North BengalCo-Chaired  the Technical Session 6
 
Theme of the Session: Human Interventions on Environment
2019 – 2020
14.Online International Conference on Human, Development and Environment- Exploring New Equations in Pandemic and Post Pandemic World, Organized by Dept. of Geography,
Dr. Meghnad Saha College, Itahar, Uttar Dinajpur
Co-Chaired the Technical Session 3
Theme of the Session: Challenges and Opportunities in Online Teaching-Learning Process During Pandemic
2020 – 2021
15.Online International Conference on Human, Development and Environment- Exploring New Equations in Pandemic and Post Pandemic World, Organized byDept. of Geography,
Dr. Meghnad Saha College, Itahar, Uttar Dinajpur
Speaker in Panel Discussion 2
 
Theme of the Session: The Geography of Covid-19 in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil): Conflicts, Tensions and Challenges
2020 – 2021
16.Two Days National Seminar on Urbanization, Urban Environment and Sustainability in Himalayan and Sub-Himalayan Region, Organized by Department of
Geography & Applied Geography, University of North Bengal
Chaired The Technical Session 2
Theme of the Session: Issues Related to the Urban Basic Services like Health, Education, Infrastructure etc.
2023 – 2024

DETAILS ATTACHED WITH PERSONAL INFORMATION:

SOCIAL & COMMUNITY SERVICES:

  • 1. Organized a Special Lecture on January 28, 2019 by Prof. (Dr.) Malay Mukhopadhyay, Department of Geography, Visva-Bharati on Neo-Deterministic Approach in Environmental Hazards Management to increase awareness as well as inspire to play positive role among the student community regarding the management & mitigation of environmental hazards in their localities.
  • 2. Acted as the Convener to Organize ICSSR-ERC Sponsored National Seminar on Sustainable Urbanization in East India: Present Trends and Future Concerns during March 9-10, 2019 to increase awareness regarding Impact of Urbanization on Environment and Goal towards Sustainable Livelihood among the Researchers, Scholars and Students in East India.
  • 3. Acted as the Convener to Organize State Level Open Air Workshop on Environment, River and Man (Perhaps for the first time in North Bengal) to increase awareness among the different segments of the society in local area especially for the marginal forest dwellers of the nearby forests as well as for the Scholar and Student Communities on September 21, 2019.
  • 4. Attended online Social Awareness Programme on We Need Solidarity not Stigma (Online Pledge) and Committed to Keep Support to Eradicate Stigma Related to Covid-19 on June 6, 2020, Organized by National Service Scheme (NSS), Belda College, Paschim Medinipur.
  • 5. Attended online Social Awareness Programme on Covid-19 Awareness and Management (Online Quiz) on June, 2020, Organized by Gyani Inder Singh Institute of Professional Studies, Dehradun.
  • 6. Attended Social Awareness Programme on Online International Covid-19 Awareness Quiz 2020 on June 6, 2020, Organized by Dept. of Commerce, Rajiv Gandhi University, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh.
  • 7. Acted as the Convener to Arrange a Motivational Talk cum Interactive Session by Shri Abhijit Ray, a local candidate from Siliguri (UPSC 50 Rank in 2022) to inspire the young Community of a vast backward territory like North Bengal on Preparation of UPSC Examination for Young Aspirants from Siliguri & North Bengal (For the first time in North Bengal).

KEY SKILLS:

  • 1. Creative Writing on Bengali Literature.
  • 2. Singing of Light & Semi Classical Songs and Listening of Classical Music.
  • 3. Playing Football, Cricket, Table Tennis, Badminton etc.

AREA OF INTEREST:

Urban Geography, Population Geography, Environmental Geography, Social & Cultural Geography.

IF ANY:

Drawing & Book Reading

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