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science educator

Basant Kumar Tiwary, Indian science educator. Achievements include production of triploid catfish and induction of precocious maturation in this species. Fellow Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India, New Delhi, 1992-1997. Member of Zoological Society (Calcutta) (life), Association for DNA Fingerprinting and Allied Technologies (life), Indian Science Congress Association (life).

Background

Tiwary, Basant Kumar was born on January 7, 1968 in Buxar, India. Son of Bhuwaneshwar Prasad Tiwary and Ramsingari Devi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Calcutta, India, 1987. Master of Science, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, India, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Bose Institute, Calcutta, 1997.

Career

Junior research fellow Bose Institute, 1992—1994, senior research fellow, 1994—1997. Lecturer in zoology Taki Government College, India, 2001, Chandernagore Government College, India, 2001—2002. Lecturer in life science Assam University, Silchar, India, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include production of triploid catfish and induction of precocious maturation in this species.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional jours.

Membership

Member of Zoological Society (Calcutta) (life), Association for DNA Fingerprinting and Allied Technologies (life), Indian Science Congress Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, sports, movies.

Connections

Married Sabita Kumari, June 27, 1990. Children: Nikhil, Vandana.

father:
Bhuwaneshwar Prasad Tiwary

mother:
Ramsingari Devi

spouse:
Sabita Kumari

child:
Nikhil Tiwary

child:
Vandana Tiwary