SUNIL KUMAR
SCIENTIST G& DIRECTOR INCHARGE

  SUNIL KUMAR

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 01-07-2001

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
MEGHANI NAGAR
AHMEDABAD - 380016 .
Telephone (off): 079-22688842
Fax : 079-22686110
Email : sunilnioh@gmail.com, sunilnioh@yahoo.com
Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. - Univ. of Rajasthan, Jaipur (India) 1982, “Modification of radiation induced changes in the peripheral blood and its modification by MPG (2-mercaptopropionyl glycine) in mice. Mentor Prof. P Uma Devi.
  • M.Sc. - University of Garhwal, Srinagar (India) 1977, Zoology.
  • B.Sc. - Agra University, Agra (India) 1975 with Zoology, Botany & Chemistry.

Discipline:
IMMUNOLOGY
ZOOLOGY
NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Research Experience:
    Scientist-G, National Institute of Occup Health, (ICMR) Ahmadabad Sept. 2008-Contd
  • Scientist-F (Dy Director, Sr-Gr), Div of Reproductive & Cyto toxicology, National Institute of Occup Health, (ICMR) Ahmadabad July 2001-Aug 2008.
  • Coordinator-Environment Information System (ENVIS)-NIOH, Centre, June 2007–2011.
  • Assistant Director/Deputy Director, National Institute of Occupational Health, (ICMR) Ahmedabad (India) Jan 1994-2001.
  • Sr Research Officer/Assistant Director- Regional Medical Research Centre, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh, India, Nov. 1984 to July 1990.
  • Research Officer & In-charge, Division of Radiation Biology, Amala Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Trichur, Kerala, 1983-Nov.1984.
  • Tech. Asst / Senior Research Fellow / Research Associate (UGC-ICMR projects) –, Univ of Rajasthan, Jaipur 1978 to 1982.
Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  • Life Member, Indian Society of Haematology & Blood Transfusion, 1983.
  • Life Member, Indian Association of Radiation Protection, 1984.
  • Life Member, Indian Association for Radiation Biology, 1990.
  • Fellow and Life member, Academy of Environmental Biology, India 1990.
  • Life Member, Laboratory Animal Science Association of India, 1995.
  • Life Member National Academy of Sciences (MNASc.), Allahabad, India 2001.
  • Life member Environmental Mutagen Society of India, 2006
  • Life Member , Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), Hyderabad, 2009
  • Life Member , Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility, 2011.
Awards:
  • Received Ist Prize in “All India Science Essay Competition by Hindi Vigyan Sahatiya Parishad, BARC, Bombay (1982).
  • Recipient of the Shakuntala Amir Chand Prize (a young Scientist Award below the age of 40 yrs) for the year 1984 of ICMR for significant research contribution in the field of Chemical Radiation Protection
  • Received the JEB Prize (Young Scientist Award) of the Academy of Environmental Biology, India for the year 1990 in recognition of outstanding contribution in the field of Chemical Radiation protection and protection against the toxicity of Anticancer drugs at Rewa, MP (India)
  • FAEB, Fellow, Academy of Environmental Biology, India 1990.
  • ICMR awarded International Fellowship for the Sr Scientist, for year 2007-08 availed at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA.
  • MCI New Delhi nominated member of Committee to draft Curriculum for PG course in occupational Health,2010-11
  • DST nominated as GLP inspector for GLP evaluation, 2008-2009
  • CPCSEA Main nominee of IAEC of various organizations such as Veterinary, Medical, Pharmacy Colleges, Res institutes and Pharma industries of Gujarat.
  • CPCSEA Main nominee for inspection of animal houses of various organizations of Gujarat.

Teaching Experiences

Delivered lectures related to toxicology, conducted viva voce, acted as an examiner of M.Sc. dissertation of Biomedical Toxicology, Paper setter for the M.Sc. Course in Toxicology, for the students of Gujarat University, Amritha Institute of Medical Sciences, CCS University of Meerut, UP. Acting as one of the member for the student doctoral committee at Nirma University.

Human Resource Development

  • 8 PhD thesis awarded (listed) and supervised more than 10 Masters Thesis.
  • Prof. Girish Parmar, (MDS), PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2005.
  • Ms. Minal Mankad, M.Sc. (Env. Sci.) PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2006.
  • Dr. Asim Saha, MBBS, DIH, Ph.D. degree in Medical Sciences under guideship of Dr. D.M. Vasudevan and Dr. S. Kumar, 2007.
  • Ms. Archana Kumari, MSc. (Biotechnology) PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2010.
  • Ms. Shagufta Shaikh, MSc, MPhil (Zoology) PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2012.
  • Mr. Mayur Joshi, MSc. (Zoology) PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2012.
  • Ms. Shiva Murarka, MSc. Biotechnology Entitled ‘Role of Oxidative stress, Lifestyle and Environmental factors in human male reproduction’ University, Ahmedabad 2012.
  • Dr. RR Tiwari MD (PSM), PhD awarded in Life Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 2013.

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