Ashok Kumar Singh,is an Associate Professor Department of Zoology University of Delhi Delhi: 110 007.

Member of Professional Bodies

  • Academic council, Delhi University (2010 - 2013)
  • Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi (PAC-SERC, 2008-12)
  • Departmental Research Council, University of Delhi
  • Board of Research Studies, University of Delhi (2008-10 & 2010-13)
  • Chairman, Committee of courses, Department of Zoology, Delhi University, (2006-13)
  • Member, Task Force, FYUP, University of Delhi (1012-13)
  • Board of Research studies, AMU, Aligarh (2010-11)

Career Profile

  • Head, Zoology Department, University of Delhi, (2010- 2013) (Administration and Academics)
  • Professor, Zoology Department, University of Delhi, 1998 onwards (Teaching/Research)
  • Reader, Zoology Department, University of Delhi, (1992-98) (Teaching/Research)
  • Teacher Fellow (1980-85) Department of Zoology, Delhi University
  • Reader, Magadh University, Gaya, 1986- 91 (Teaching/Research)
  • Lecturer, Magadh University, Gaya, 1975- 86 (Teaching/Research)

International Exposure

  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Munich, Germany (1985-88)
  • Visiting Scientist International Centre for Insect Physiology & Ecology, Nairobi (KENYA), 2013

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Institution
Graduation 1972 Ph.D. (Zoology), University of DelhiMagadh University. Honours with distinction Zoology, Botany, Chemistry
Post Graduation 1974 Ranchi/Magadh University First class Zoology
Ph. D. 1985 University of Delhi Topic: Patterns of relationships between certain plants and Spodoptera litura (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae)
Post Doctorate 1985-88 Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Munich, Germany Topic: Chemical Ecology of Insect, Helicoverpa armigera