Mr. Ashish S. Gadwe, M.Sc., NET, SET, working as an Assistant Professor in Zoology at M.B. Patel College of Arts, Commerce & Science Deori Dist. Gondia. He has got more than 12 years of teaching experience at graduate as well as postgraduate level. He has also done `Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics` from Bioinformatic Center, University of Pune. He was a recipient of scholarship sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi. He cleared CSIR-NET exam for lectureship with all-India 30th ranking. He is been highly appreciated teacher over the years in this area. He has participated in number of seminars, conferences and workshops and presented research papers.
Dr. R.J. Andrew, a merit topper in M.Sc., completed his M.Phil. and Ph.D. from Nagpur University using dragonfly as his research subject. He has been studying various physiological, morphological, ethological and ecological aspects of dragonflies of Central India since last 30 years and has more than 50 research papers on odonates to his credit. He has attended more than 50 conferences in India and abroad including Odonatology Symposia at Germany, USA, and Hong Kong. He is the President of the "South Asian Council of Odonatology” and Editor of the journal FRASERIA, ODONATOLOGICA and HISLOPIA. He has a teaching experience of 26 years and in 2002, he was honored with the "Outstanding Teachers Award" by the RTM Nagpur University. Recently, he was awarded "Odonatologist for Decade" by South Asian Council of Odonatology and "Eminent Zoologist" by Bhartiya Shikshan Sanatha for his contribution in Zoology. Presently, he is the Director and Head of the P.G. Dept. Zoology, and Vice Principal of Hislop College, Nagpur.
Dr. Ashish Kumar Jha, Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology, Bhawabhuti Mahavidyalaya, Amgaon, affiliated to RTM Nagpur University; Nagpur has eight years of teaching experience at undergraduate and one year at postgraduate level. Having a good academic record, the author has done Ph.D. from RTM Nagpur University and qualified UGC-CSIR, NET in June 2003. He has published two research papers in International Journal. The topic of his interest is soil fauna, carbon sequestration, litter decomposition and animal physiology. The author can be reached at [email protected]
Dr. Gunwant P. Gadekar, M.Sc., Ph.D. working as Head and Assistant Professor in Department of Zoology at Dhote Bandhu Science College, Gondia. He is teaching for more than a decade and believes in motivating the students to have an enquiry mind for success and survival. He has been a recognized supervisor for Ph.D. in Zoology under Science faculty of RTM Nagpur University. He has carried out MRP and number of research papers published in reputed international and national journals.