Centre Head: Centre for Socio-Economic Development (CSED)

Contact: (+91-5962) 241041(O), Fax: 241014/241150 Mobile :+91-9411105170

Area of Specialization

Forest Ecology

Watershed Management



  • B.Sc. in ZBC from MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, U.P. in 1980.
  • M.Sc. in Botany from Kumaun University, Nainital, Uttarakhand in 1983.
  • Ph.D. (Botany-Forest Ecology) from Kumaun University, Nainital, Uttarakhand in 1989.


Forest Ecology

Watershed Management;

EIA of Hydropower and Alternative Land Use

Soil Science, Environmental Hydrology

Work Experience


Research & Development

G.B. Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment
and Sustainable Development

Nov,1993-Till date

Scientist (Field Officer)

R&D, Wasteland Plantation

H.N.B. Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand

March, 1993-Oct, 1993

Countries Visited

  • China     Indonesia     Nepal  

Awards / Recognition

Fellow, Leadership in Environment & Development (LEAD), India (Cohort- 12).

Academic Supervision

  • Status
  • Completed
  • Ongoing
  • Doctoral
  • 5
  • 1
  • Post Graduation
    M.Tech   M.Phil   MSc   
  • -           -            7    
  • -           -            1    
  • Industrial Training
  • 1
  • -

Research Interests

Broad Subject Area Specialization Sector
Botany Forest Ecology Forestry
Land & Water Resource Management Hydrology, Soil Science, Wasteland Restoration, Resource use Pattern Environmental Science
EIA Vegetation, Water, Land, Socio-economic aspects Ecological Assessment

Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Working with Researchers and Rural Communities , Trekking
  • Sports:          Cricket.
More Details

Dr. G.C.S. Negi   negigcs@yahoo.co.in      — +91-9411105170