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Awards and Honours

In recognition of remarkable contribution made in their respective fields, a large number of faculty members of the University have been conferred with prestigious awards and honours. Following are some of the awards and honours conferred upon faculty of University of Delhi in the last five years.

 

Padma Shri Award

Department of Mathematics

1

Prof. Dinesh Singh, Ex-VC, University of Delhi

Padma Shri Award by President of India, 2014

Department of Persian

2

Prof. Rehana Khatoon

Padma Shri Award by President of India, 2014

Life Time Achievement Award

Department of Microbiology

1

Prof. R.C. Kuhad

Life Time Achievement Award by the Association of Microbiologists of India-Platinum Jubilee.

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

2

Prof. J.P. Khurana

Lifetime Achievement Award, SciGenome Research Foundation, 2015

Department of Psychology

3

Prof. N.K. Chadha

Life time achievement award in Psychology, International Conference on Multidisciplinary healthcare, AIIMS , New Delhi

Department of Sanskrit

4

Prof. Sharda Sharma

Lifetime achievement award (LTA), Nagaland.

Department of Social Works

5

Prof. Sanjai Bhatt

Professor V.K.R.V. Rao Memorial Life Time Achievement Award, 2017

President/Visitor Award

Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research

1

Prof. Daman Saluja

The Biotech Product & Process Development and Commercialization Award, DST, by President of India, 2013

Department of Biochemistry

2

Dr. Amita Gupta

Visitors Award for Innovation for TB Detection Kit, by President of India, 2015

3

Prof. Vijay K. Chaudhary

Visitors Award for Innovation for TB Detection Kit, by President of India, 2015

Biotech Product and Process Development and Commercialization Award, DST, by President of India, 2014

Department of Hindi

4

Prof Sheoraj Singh

Subramanyam Bharti National Award, 2016 by President of India

5

Prof. Sudhish Pachauri

Subramanyam Bharti National Award, 2014 by President of India

Department of Buddhist studies

6

Prof. Bhikshu Satyapala

Awarded Certificate of Honour in Paliby President of India, 2014.

Department of Sanskrit

7

Dr. Balram Shukla

The MaharshiBadrayan Vyas Samman, 2013 by President of India

Equal Opportunity Cell

8

Dr. Bipin Kumar Tiwary

National Award for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Role Model), by President of India, 2016

Department of Hindi

9

Prof. Kusumlata Malik

Presidential Award Category for Role Model for academic achievements and social works, 2015

J. C Bose Fellowship

Department of Biochemistry

1

Prof. Debi P. Sarkar

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2015-20

Department of Genetics

2

Prof. B.K. Thelma

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2011-16

Department of Geology

3

Prof. G.V.R Prasad

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2015-20

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

4

Prof. A. K. Tyagi

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2007-22

5

Prof. Anil Grover

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2015-20

6

Prof. Indranil Dasgupta

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2017-22

7

Prof. Paramjit Khurana

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2012-17

8

Prof J P Khurana

J C Bose National Fellow, 2013-18

Department of Zoology

9

Prof. Yogendra Singh

J.C. Bose National Fellow, 2016-21

Technology Award by DBT/DST/CSIR/ICMR

Biological Sciences and Engineering, NSIT

1

Dr. Sanjeev Kumar

Bioenergy Award for Cutting Edge Research from DBT & IUSSTF, 2017

2

Dr. Yatender Kumar

Carrier Research Award in Life Sciences Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology (DST) Govt. of India.

Department of Environmental Studies

3

Dr. David Kothamasi

DST BOYSCAST Award for Research at Overseas Institute, DST, Government of India

Department of Microbiology

4

Prof. J.S. Virdi

DBT-BIRAC Ideathon Award on Antimicrobial Resistance, 2016

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

5

Dr. Girdhar K. Pandey

DBT-CREST (Cutting-edge Research Enhancement and Scientific Training) Award by the University of California, 2012-2013

Fellows Elected in Prestigious Academies& awards

Department of Botany

1

Prof. A.K. Bhatnagar

Fellow, National Institute of Ecology, Jaipur/New-Delhi

2

Prof. K.S. Rao

Fellow, Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences, Amaravati, 2016

3

Prof. Ved Pal Singh

Fellow, International Society of Plant Morphologists

Fellow, Linnean Society, London

4

Prof. Veena Aggarwal

Awarded fellowship of Indian Society of Plant Physiology (ISPP), India, 2013.

5

Prof Shailendra Goel

Fellow of linnean Society of London, UK, 2016

Department of Chemistry

6

Prof. D. S. Rawat

Fellow Royal Society of Chemistry and Chem Royal Society of Chemistry, London, 2016

7

Prof. Gurmeet Singh

Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences, India, 2015

8

Prof. Rama Kant

Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences

Department of Environmental Studies

9

Prof. Maharaj K. Pandit

Fellow, Indian National Science Academy (INSA)

Fellow, National Academy of Sciences (2014-15)

 

Fellow, Harvard University’s Radcliffe Institute of Advanced Study

 

Independent Director (Board of Directors) in Tehri Hydro Development Corporation (India) by GoI

 

10

Prof. P. Pardha Saradhi

Fellow, International Society of Plant Morphologists.

Department of Genetics

 

 

 

11

 

 

 

Prof. M V Rajam

Fellow, Indian National Science Academy, India, 2015

Fellow, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Fellow, Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences (FAPAS).

Member of the ‘Research Advisory Committee’ of the ‘National Bureau of Agriculturally Important Insects’ (NBAII), Bangalore.

12

Dr. Tapasya Srivastava

Member, National Academy of Medical Sciences.

 

Prof. Pradeep K Burma

INSA Sunder Lal Hora Medal

 

INSA Best Teacher Award, 2016

Department of Geology

13

Prof. G.V.R Prasad

Fellow, The Linnean Society of London, UK, 2016.

 

Prof. M. Jayananda

Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore

Department of Microbiology

14

Prof. R.C. Kuhad

Fellow, Biotech Research Society of India (FBRS)’

Fellow, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (FNAAS)’

15

Prof. R.K. Saxena

Fellow, Indian Academy of Microbiological Sciences (FAMS), India,  2014.

Department of Physics and Astrophysics

16

Prof. Avinash Khare

Fellow Royal Society of Chemistry and Chem, Royal Society of Chemistry, London, 2016

INSA Biren Roy Memorial Award Lecture, 2016

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

17

Prof. Girdhar K. Pandey

Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, India, 2016.

18

Prof. J. P. Khurana

Fellow, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), Trieste, Italy, 2016

Council member: INSA & NASI

 

 

Prof. Paramjit Khurana

Fellow, The Third World academy of Sciences, Trieste, Italy

Department of Zoology

19

Prof. Rup Lal

Fellow, Indian National Science Academy (INSA)

20

Prof Yogendra Singh

Fellow of Indian National Science Academy (INSA), 2013

 

Fellow, Indian Academy of Microbiological Sciences (FAMI), India,  2013

 

Council Member INSA, 2018

 

21

Prof. Shibnath Mazumder

INSA Teachers Award (2013)

Deapertment of Mathematics

22

Prof. C.S. Lalitha

INSA Teachers Award (2016)

Office Bearers of Reputed Societies/Associations

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

1

Prof. A. K. Tyagi

President, National Academy of Sciences, India

 

 

President, Indian Society for Plant Physiology, N Delhi (2017-18)

Department of Chemistry

2

Prof. D. S. Rawat

Executive Member, Indian Society of Chemist and Biologist (2013-2015).

Department of Economics

3

Prof. Pami Dua

President of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES), 2015-2016

Vice President, TIES, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015.

Appointed as Member of Monetary Policy Committee, Reserve Bank of India 2016.

Department of Geography

4

Prof. R. B. Singh

Vice President, International Geographical Union (2016-2020)

Department of Mathematics

5

Prof. B.K. Das

President, Academy of Discrete Mathematics and Applications, 2012

Faculty of Law

6

Dr. Vageshwari

Treasurer in the All India Law Teachers Congress Association

 

7

Prof Usha Razdan

Scholarship by Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg, Germany, 2015

Department of Zoology

8

Prof. Vinod Kumar

President Elect, Indian Society for Chronobiology; and Secretary, Indian Society for Chronobiology.

9

Prof Rup Lal

President, Association of Microbiologists of India and American Society for Microbiology Ambassador to the Indian Ocean region, 2012

10

Prof M. M. Chaturvedi

President of Indian Association of teachers in Biological Sciernces for the year 2016

Senior Administrative Positions

1

Prof. J. L. Kaul

Vice Chancellor, H.N.B. Garhwal (Central University), Uttarakhand

2

Prof. R.C. Kuhad

Vice Chancellor, Central University of Haryana

3

Prof. Kamala Sankran

Vice Chancellor, Tamil Nadu National Law School

4

Prof. S.C. Raina

Vice Chancellor, Himachal Pradesh National Law University

5

Prof Anil K Tyagi

Vice Chancellor, G.G.S. Indraprastha University, Delhi

Department of Economics

6

Prof. Santosh Panda

Vice President, South Asian University


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