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educator , geographer

Om Prakash Singh, Indian geographer, educator.

Background

Singh, Om Prakash was born on December 2, 1946 in Jaunpur, India. Son of Akhileshwar and Kumari (Devi).

Education

Bachelor, Gorakhpur University, 1963. Master of Arts, Banaras Hindu University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Banaras Hindu University, 1969.

Career

Lecturer Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1969, 72-78, Allahabad University, India, 1969-1972. Reader, head department geography Kumaun University, Nainital, India, 1978-1986. Professor, head department geography Garhwal University, Srinagar, India, 1986-1989, Kumaun University, since 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Nagariya Bhoogol: Urban Geography, 1979, Development Planning: Theory and Practice, 1986. Editor: The Himalaya: Nature, Man and Culture, 1983, Human Habitat in the Himalaya, 1998. Chief editor: J. Regional Science and Development, Nainital, since 2001.

Connections

Son of; married Raj Laxmi, May 27, 1972. Children: Ashish, Vivek, Ankita.

father:
Akhileshwar Son

mother:
Kumari (Devi) Son

spouse:
Raj Laxmi

child:
Ashish Singh

child:
Vivek Singh

child:
Ankita Singh