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1. B.Sc. in Zoology , Pub Kamrup College (Gauhati University), Assam, 2016

2. M.Sc. in Life Science (Zoology), National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, Odisha , 2018

3. PhD: ATREE Bangalore & MAHE Manipal, Karnataka, Title: Systematics of the select land snail genera of the Indian region, Ongoing

Professional Experience

  • September 2022- onwards, Assistant Professor , Kamrup College , Chamata, Nalbari, Assam

  • August 2020-January 2022, Senior Research Fellow , ATREE , Bangalore, Karnataka

  • August 2018- July 2020, Junior Research Fellow, ATREE , Bangalore, Karnataka

Research Interests

  • Malacology (Non-marine), Taxonomy and Systematics, Evolutionary Biology, Biogeography, Ecology, Wildlife Biology


  • Student Member at the Malacological Society of Australasia (MSA); 2022- 2024

  • Student Member at the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC); 2020-21, 23-24


  • 2018: GATE (Life Sciences; AIR 1488) | 2017: Joint CSIR-UGC NET (Life Science; AIR 79, Lectureship) | 2016: IIT-JAM (Biological Sciences; AIR 482)

  • New species described: 2 species of land microsnails

FIP/FDP/other courses

  • 12th Online One Month Faculty Induction Programme organized by the UGC-HRDC, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, 2023

  • One Week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) On Research Methodology and Academic Publication Organized By Department of Education & Department of Economics In collaboration with IQAC, Kamrup College, Chamata, 2022

  • One Week FDP On Research Methodology and Preparing a High Impact Research Paper Organized By IQAC, SSM in collaboration with ICT Academy., 2022

Research Grants/Travel Grants

  • Early-Career Research Award 2022 from the Malacological Society of London, UK; (£1,500)

  • ATBC Global Support Grants 2023 from The Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC)