25 October, 2020

Varanasi
Regional Centre

|
Staff

Dr Upendra Nabh Tripathi

Regional Director (I/c)

 

 

 

 
PROFILE:

 

Dr. Upendra Nabh Tripathi holds a Masters Degree in Botany with specialization in Mycology. He qualified the CSIR–JRF(NET) in 2003 and was promoted to SRF in 2006. He has carried extensive research work on survey of Macrofungal flora of Allahabad and adjoining areas and completed his Ph.D in Botany from University of Allahabad in 2009 with ten (10) research publications in international and national journals. He has also taught at undergraduate as well as postgraduate level in Department of Botany, University of Allahabad from 2004 to 2007 and from 2010 to 2011.

 

Dr. Tripathi joined IGNOU as an Assistant Regional Director in 2011. Presently he is posted at Varanasi Regional Centre of the University. Also as an empanelled Academic Counsellor in B.Sc., Diploma in Dairy Technology and PG Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management Programmes, he provides academic support to the learners in the area of Life Science and Food Microbiology.

 

Apart from his expertise in Botany, Dr. Tripathi has active interest in Public Administration and Defence Studies.

                                                              

EDUCATION:

 

 

Doctor of Philosophy (Botany), 2009

Name of the University: University of Allahabad

Discipline: Botany

Doctoral Research Topic: “Survey of Macrofungi of Allahabad”

Master of Science (Botany), 2002

Name of the University: University of Allahabad

Discipline: Botany

Division: First (66.05%)

Bachelor of Science (Botany, Chemistry), 2000

Name of the University: University of Allahabad

Division: First (63.18%)

Post Graduate Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development (PGDESD), 2016

Name of the University: Indira Gandhi National Open University

Division: First (64.41%)

Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE), 2013

Name of the University: Indira Gandhi National Open University

Division: First (67.00%)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Dr. Upendra Nabh Tripathi has taught at undergraduate as well as postgraduate level in Department of Botany, University of Allahabad from 2004 to 2007 as CSIR(UGC) Research Fellow and from 2010 to 2011 as Guest Faculty. Since 24th May, 2011 Dr. Tripathi is working as Assistant Regional Director in IGNOU.

 

INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS:

NA

 

FELLOWSHIP/ AWARDS:

 

Sl.No.

Name of the Fellowship/Awards

Granting/ Awarding Institution

Year

1.

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

2004-2006

2.

Senior Research Fellow (SRF)

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

2006-2009

3.

Young Scientist Award

Centre for Education Growth and Research

2018

 

PUBLICATIONS :

 

BOOKS: Nil                         

RESEARCH PAPERS PUBLISHED: 10

Research Papers in Peer Reviewed Journals: 10           

Chapters in Books: 01

Papers presented at International/ National Conferences: 03

POLICY DOCUMENTS: Nil

 

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODY/ STATUTORY BODY (INTERNAL/ EXTERNAL):

 

Membership of Professional body/ Statutory body

Name of statutory body/ institution/

Period

Lifetime Membership

Indian Science Congress

Lifetime

 
IGNOU Regional Centre,
Gandhi Bhawan,
BHU Campus,
Varanasi-221005  

  0542-236822
  untripathi@ignou.ac.in