Name: M. Rajkumar
Designation : Scientist-C
Date of Birth : 03.04.1985
Date of Joining : 24.12.2013
Date of joining present post : 01.07.2017
Discipline : Forest Ecology
Address (off.) : Room No. 5, Forest Ecology and Rehabilitation Division
Tropical Forest Research Institute, PO. RFRC, Mandla Road
Jabalpur 482021, Madhya Pradesh
Address (resi.) : Type V-22, TFRI Colony, PO. RFRC, Mandla Road
Jabalpur 482021, Madhya Pradesh
Telephone (off.) : Intercom 127
Email address : email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Educational Qualifications : M. Sc. Ecology and Environmental Sciences
Research Experience :
1- Scientist-B in Forest Ecology and Rehabilitation Division, Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur; December 2013 June 2017.
2- Visiting Researcher in Unit de Gntique et Amlioration des Fruits et Legumes, INRA, Avignon, France; August 2012 October 2012.
3- Junior Research Fellow in Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pondicherry; 2011 Jan 2013.
4- Project Assistant in Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pondicherry University. September 2007 April 2008.
Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
1- Member - Indian Ecological Society
2- Member Society for Conservation Biology (SCB)
3- Member - Indian Bird Conservation Network (IBCN)
1- Asia Section of the Society for Conservation Biology 2018, Amity Institute of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Noida.
2- National Seminar on Climate Change and Role of Communities for Adaptation and Mitigation, organised at SFRI, Jabalpur, 2017.
3- International Conference on Tropical Island Ecosystems: Issues related to livelihood, sustainable development and climate change 2011.
4- First Indian Biodiversity Congress 2010. Organised jointly by Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA), Trivandrum.
5- International Tropical Ecology Congress, FRI, Dehradun, India. 2007.
6- Asian Chapter of the Association Tropical Biology and Conservation 2007, Mahabalipuram, India.
1- Workshop on Scientific Writing organized by Current Science, Bangalore, held at IFGTB, Coimbatore, 2017.
2- Workshop on Biodiversity Act 2002, India. March 2015 Funded by National Biodiversity Authority, Chennai and organized by TFRI, Jabalpur.
3- Workshop on Orientation of GIS and Remote Sensing Applications 2009. Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pondicherry University.
4- Workshop on Predicting species potential distributions from incomplete spatial data 2006. Department of Ecology, French Institute of Pondicherry.
1- Induction training at Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE), Dehradun, 2017.
2- Training on Role of Scientists in Natural Resource and Environment Management. Funded by DST and organized by IIFM, Bhopal, 2016.
3- Training on Land Restoration and Biodiversity Conservation for sustainable livelihood India. February 2014. Sustainable Land and Ecosystem Management (SLEM) programme of ICFRE; organized by IFGTB, Coimbatore.
Gold Medal in Post Graduation: Former President of India Shri. K. R. Narayanan Gold Medal (Best SC/ST in PG Courses), Batch 2015-2017, Pondicherry University