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Zoology


About the Department

Courses Offered

  • B. Sc. Hons Zoology
  • B. Sc. Life Science

Subject Society - Synapses 

2016-2017

The society organizes the extra-curricular and co-curricular activities in the form of Lectures, Educational Excursions and Seminars to provide a platform for scientific exchanges. A National symposium titled ―Trends in Research and Innovations in Life Sciences at Undergraduate level‖ was organized on 30thMarch, 2016. The invited lectures were delivered by scientists of esteemed institutes which included Dr. K. Rajeshwari, Professor, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi lecture on  Bacterial Genomics and Trends in Medical Research‘. The second was on ‗Pharmaceutical Drug Development and Review Process‘ by Dr.Gaurav Kaithwas, Assistant Professor, Baba BhimraoAmbedkar University, Lucknow. Another in the series was  Reverse Vaccinology Approach and Vaccine Development against Group B Streptococcus‘ by Dr.Atul Kumar Johri, Professor, School of Life Sciences, JNU, Delhi and the last on The BioFactories for Future Fuels and Bioplastics‘ by Dr. V. C. Kalia, Chief Scientist, IGIB, Delhi. The symposium provided a great opportunity for students to interact with eminent scholars and scientists from various disciplines to get acquainted with latest advances and innovations in biological sciences. About 150 students and teachers from various universities and colleges participated. The poster session included 33 poster presentations by young minds who have just taken maiden steps in research from diverse fields of Life Sciences. To nurture these budding researchers, this symposium provided the needed momentum. A subject lecture by Prof. Rup Lal (University of Delhi) on ‗Microbiology: Then and Now‘ was organized on February 15, 2017.A poster-making competition on ‗Real World Applications of Curriculum-based Experiments‘ was organized on 16th February, 2017. 
 
This year a student lecture series was initiated by our students starting with its first lecture on 20thFebruary, 2017 titled Discovery of New Limbless Amphibian: Chikilidae‘ by students of B.Sc. (H) Zoology IV Semester.The second lecture was on 10thApril, 2017 on ‗Homo naledi: A newly discovered human ancestor‘ by students of B.Sc (H) Zoology II Semester. Department of Zoology under the aegis of Science Foundation organized a one day lecture-cumhands on Workshop on 7th March, 2017 on "Regulation of Lac Operon in Prokaryotes". Since the workshop was research oriented, it provided a different exposure to the students. The inter-college Annual Fest, Zoofestea‘17 wasorganized on 9thMarch, 2017. Various activities held included Declamation, Ad-mad, Quiz, and Vision-draw, Murder mystery, Creative writing, Photography, Karaoke and Salad making. Students from other colleges and different courses participated and won prizes. 

2015-2016

  • The society began its activities with a lecture on  “Drosophila: A Model And A Teacher of Biology” delivered by Prof. Mallikarjun N. Shakarad, Department Of Zoology, University Of Delhi, in August, 2015, Next subject lecture by Prof. Ashok Kumar Singh (Department of Zoology, University of Delhi) was organized  on “The World of Insects” in Sep, 2015. Dr. Vipin Singh (Amity University) talked about “Introduction to Genomics” in the third lecture of the society held on 9th February, 2016.
  • The society organised a number of intra departmental activities during 2015-16.The group discussions and essay writing topics were “Ban of Animals Use in Zoology”, "Is the decision of ban on animal dissection right for undergraduate students?,  “Vegetarian vs. Non Vegetarian Diet” , essay on “Biodiversity” etc.
  • An education trip was organized to National Zoological Park, Delhi on 17th October, 2015
  • The annual fest Zoofestea’16was organized on 4-5th March, 2016.
  • A National Symposium on “Trends in Research and Innovations in Life Sciences at undergraduate level” was organized by the Department of Zoology on 30th March, 2016. 

2014-2015

  • During the year 2014, the Department of Zoology, under the aegis of Synapses-the Zoological Society- organized many activities with the intent to encourage integrated development of the students by edifying them on various issues through many entertaining events. These activities not only helped in creating a sense of awareness among the students but were also instrumental in sharpening their personalities in a positive manner. The activities included the following:
    • A Debate Competition on “Nuclear Power Plants: Boon or Bane?” in March, 2014.
    • One Day Event conducted on Rangoli Making competition, Quiz, Poster Making, Slogan Writing and Just-a-Minute on 26th March, 2014.
    • Screening of a Documentary Film produced by Doordarshan depicting the Chilika Lake Ecosystem Damage because of Illegal Prawn Cultivation & its Socio-Economic Consequence on 12th August, 2014.
    • Career Counseling Session organized in association with the Central Placement Cell (CPC) of the college by Mrs. Pervin Malhotra - Director, Career Guidance, India on 27th August, 2014.
    • A Lecture on “Human Skin: Its Care, Diseases & Cures” was delivered by Dr. Kapil Chandra on 28th August, 2014.
    • A Lecture on “Personal Hygiene” under Swachh Bharat Mission Week by Dr. Pooja Raizada on 29th September, 2014.
    • Students were taken for an excursion trip to Corbett National Park and Nainital for an Ecology Study from 8th – 10th October, 2014.
    • Lemongrass Plantation was done in the college premises on 28th October, 2014. 
  • Apart from the above mentioned activities, the team of Zoology presented a model of DNA Fingerprinting, Biodiversity Poster and organized a Quiz in Antardhvani, 2014. Students also celebrated the Teacher’s Day on 5th September, 2014.
  • All the teachers and the students have been cleaning the campus and the nearby areas under Swachh Bharat Mission on a regular basis and also encouraging the local residents to maintain cleanliness and support the drive. We end our eventful year with Zoofestea- a two day Inter-college event encompassing activities like Ad Mad, Quiz, Debate and a Talent Show for the students to showcase their various skills and passions.

Permanent Faculty Members

  1. DR. KRISHANA BANSAL NEE DR. KRISHANA SAXENA, Associate Professor
  2. DR. ANITA GULATI, Associate Professor
  3. DR. LATHIKA NAIR, Associate Professor
  4. DR. RENU SOLANKI, Assistant Professor
  5. DR. SHAILLY ANAND, Assistant Professor
  6. DR. SUDHIR VERMA, Assistant Professor
  7. DR. PRIYA GOEL, Assistant Professor
 
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