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biology professor

Arnab Sen, Indian biology professor. Achievements include research in production of transgenic tea for fungal resistance, detection of Best alder-Frankia symbiosis using molecular markers.

Background

Sen, Arnab was born on January 1, 1968 in South Dinajpur, West Bengal, India. Son of Paresh and Dipali Sen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Siliguri College, India, 1988. Master of Science, University North Bengal, Siliguri, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India, 1997.

Career

Associate coordinator, medical plants workshop University North Bengal, 2005—2007, senior lecturer department botany, since 1999, coordinator bioinformatics faculty, since 2006, coordinator & member secretary, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy bioinformatics facility, since 2006, academic coordinator, plant tissue culture, since 2006. Member phd defense board University New Hampshire., Durham, 2007. Member advisory board Bioinformatics Center, State Council of Scientific & Technology, Gangtok, Sikkim, India, since 2005.

General secretary North Eastern Academy Molecular Biology & Genetics, Siliguri, since 2005. Science consultant Directorate Cinchona Cultivation, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in production of transgenic tea for fungal resistance, detection of Best alder-Frankia symbiosis using molecular markers.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: North Eastern Academy Molecular Biology & Genetics (general secretary since 2006). Member: Indian Association Angiosperm Taxonomy, Society Plant Biochemistry Biotechnology, Association Microbiologists India, International Society Computational Biology, American Society Microbiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography.

Connections

Married Gargi Dev, November 23, 2000. 1 child Abhishikta.

father:
Paresh Sen

mother:
Dipali Sen

spouse:
Gargi Dev

child:
Abhishikta Sen