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G.B. Pant National Institute
of
Himalayan Environment & Sustainable Development
formerly known as G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development


Dr. R. S. Rawal

Director, GBPNIHESD

Address: G.B.P.N.I.H.E.S.D., Kosi-Katarmal, Almora, Uttarakhand, India

Phone:  (+91-5962) 241041, 241154(O), Fax: 241014/241150, Mobile: +91-9410392114


Qualification

Level

Year

Degree

University

Graduation

1984

B.Sc. (ZBM)

Kumaun University, Nainital, Uttarakhand

Post Graduation

1987

M.Sc. (Botany)

Kumaun University, Nainital, Uttarakhand

Doctoral

1991
Ph.D. (Botany)
Kumaun University, Nainital, Uttarakhand

Employment

No.

Post

Place

From

To

Duties

1

Director

GBPNIHESD, Almora, Uttarakhand

21/05/2018

Till date

Research & Administration

2

Scientist

GBPIHED, Almora, Uttarakhand

26/02/1997

Till date

Research & Development


Research and Development – Experience & Expertise

Biodiversity conservation (assessment, monitoring, documentation, valuation, propagation, conservation education)

Field / Demonstration Projects – Experience & Expertise

Biodiversity conservation (ex situ conservation models, capacity building, participatory conservation approach)

Countries Visited

Japan, Nepal, China, Brunei, Bhutan, Spain, South Africa, Italy

Awards & Recognisation

ICFRE Award of Excellence on forest conservation (2001-2002)

Academic Supervision

 

Doctoral

Post Graduation

Bachelor

Industrial Training

Completed

6

-

-

8

In Progress

4

-

-

-


Research Interests

No.

Broad Subject Area

Specialization

Sector

 1

Botany

Floristic ecology

High altitude vegetation

 2

Biodiversity Conservation

Phytodiversity assessment & conservation

Timberline ecology, forest vegetation, Trans-boundary management, propagation medicinal plant assessment

Extra curricular activities:
Hobbies: Trekking
Sports: Badminton, Cricket

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