Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Zoology
Dr. Ravindra Paul
Professor
Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Zoology
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail: ravindrapaul@gmail.com
Tel No.: +91 8472 263300 (O)
Fax No.: +91 8472 245632 (O)
Residence
Plot No.122, Block-I, Phase - II GDA Layout, Veerendra Patil Nagar
Sedam Road
Gulbarga - 585 105 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 245957 (R)
+91 9845289875 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 24.09.1951
Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Karnatak University, Dharwad.

 

Ph.D.

 

 

Areas of Specialization

Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity, Biocontrol of Insect Pests.

Teaching Experience  
1.

Lecturer: Karnatak University, Postgraduate Department of Marine Biology from to

2.

Lecturer: Gulbarga University, Postgraduate Department of Zoology from to

3. Reader: Gulbarga University, Postgraduate Department of Zoology from to
4. Professor: Gulbarga University, Postgraduate Department of Zoology from to till date
Administrative Experience
1.

Student Welfare Officer, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from to

2. Chairman, Postgraduate Department of Zoology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from to
Research Guidance

Doctor of Philosophy: 02

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Chandragirish Studies on an entomopathogenic nematode of the genus Heterorhabditis as biocontrol agent 2004
2. Prashanti Benen Studies on some aspects of entomopathogenic nematodes as biocontrol agents. 2006
RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS IN REFEREED JOURNALS
1. Toxicity of organophosphate pesticide to eyestalk ablated and extract injected freshwater frab Barytelphusa guerixi. Advances in Pharmacology and Toxicology Vol.8(2), 51-54 (2007).
2. Wetland avifauna of Raichur in North Karnataka, Eco. Env. & Cons., 13 (4), 2007, 687-696.
PAPERS PRESENTED IN CONFERENCE/SYMPOSIA (International)
1.

International Conference In Zoology INCOZ 2006. Organised by; UGC Academic Staff College And Bangalore University, Bangalore. “Biodiversity Studies of Entamopathogenic Nematodes In and around Gulbarga.

2.

International Conference In Zoology INCOZ; 19th to 22nd November, Bangalore University Bangalore. Seasonal abundance of Heliothes armigera population under dry farming system in Gulbarga, Karnataka”

3.

International conference on Sustainable Development and Resource utilization: current trends and perspectives September 23-25 –2005, Organized by the Department of Chemistry, University of Rajasthan, JAIPUR-302004, INDIA. “Toxicity evaluation of organophosphate pesticide to eyestalk ablated and eyestalk extract injected freshwater crab. Barytelphusa guerini

PAPERS PRESENTED IN CONFERENCE/SYMPOSIA (National)
1.

National Symposium on ‘Recent Trends in Environmental Biology and Biotechnological Approach to conserve Biodiversity October 22nd to 4th–2005, Organized by ; Dept. of Zoology-Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. “Wetland avifauna of Raichur North Karnataka”.

2.

National symposium on recent trends in Environmental biology and biotechnological approach to conserve Biodiversity, October 22nd –24th 2005.

“Toxicity evaluation of Monocrotophos pesticide to eye stalk ablated and eye stalk extract injected fresh water crab Paratelphusa  jacquemontii (Rathbun)”

3.

Presented two papers at National Conference on Current Perspectives in Aquatic Biology. March 17-18 2006.

1) “Toxicity evaluation of organochlorine pesticide to eyestalk abalated and eye stalk extract injected fresh water crab

    Barytelphusa guerini (H.M Edward)”

2) “Limnological studies of two lentic ecosystem of Raichur North Karnataka.   Organised by Dept. Of Zoology, University

    of Madras, CHENNAI-25.”

4.

Presented a paper at the 93rd Indian Science Congress Date: Jan 3rd- 7th 2005 Organized by Acharya Ranga Agricultural University, Hyderabad. Presented a paper at the International conference in Zoology, Nov 19th - 22nd 2006.

“Toxicity evaluation of carbamate (Hexavin) pesticide to eyestalk abalated and eye stalk extract injected fresh water crab Barytelphusa guerini (H.M Edward)”

5.

Neuro endocrine regulation and pesticidal impact on histology and biochemical contents of the hepatopancreas of the fresh water crab Barytelphusa guerini (H.M Edward).

6.

Limnological studies of two standing water bodies of Raichur, North Karnataka. Organised by UGC Academic Staff College And Dept. of Zoology, Bangalore University, Bangalore.

Membership of Professional Organizations
1. National Environmental Sciences Academy.
2. Indian Science Congress Association.
Extracurricular activities
1. Interaction with Environmental Groups/Institutions.