Proven record of Establishing the Department of Microbiology, Barkatullah University Bhopal from scratch in July 1985 and developed to the Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology with postgraduate courses in Microbiology, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics by 2001. Department was recognized by the UGC, New Delhi for special consideration for Department Research Support (DRS), Department of Special Assistance (DSA) and Department of Excellence (COSIST) by UGC. I was the first to initiate the internship for M.Sc. students in 1990 under Academia-Industry interaction programme so much so that the students got training in USA, Germany and Canada in Universities beside National Laboratories with award of fellowship to M.Sc. students. I am the mentor for self financing programme in universities in 1990 which later on got recognition by UGC in 1992.
Started several innovative Programmes at Jiwaji University, Gwalior as Vice-Chancellor during 1994-96 and got sanctions worth several crore Rupees from AICTE, UGC and DST which enabled the University to self sustain during 1994-1996.
Under my Leadership as Director of the institute started several innovative programmes in a 100 % Govt. Aided 55 years old institute MITS (Madhav Institute of Technology and Science), Gwalior and given complete face lift to the institute by starting innovative B Tech and M Tech Programmes with proper AICTE sanction and FIST from the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. The First institute in the state of Madhya Pradesh to get the accreditation from National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for all courses during 2001-2004. The first Technical Institute to implement Promotion Scheme of AICTE under Career Advancement in the country during 2001-2004 and was identified for financial assistance from World Bank. The institute was also recognized for the Deemed University status but after I left was not persuaded by the management, hence the proposal was abandoned.
POSITIONS HELD (Employment):
Former Emeritus Scientist (CSIR)
Emeritus Scientist (CSIR) DRDE, Ministry of Defense Govt. of India, Gwalior, INDIA
Director, Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, Gwalior 474005 February 2007 onward (Administration, Teaching and Research)
Principal Director, Seedling Academy of Design, Technology and Management, Jaipur, RJ, INDIA, 2005 – Feb. 2007(Administration, Teaching and Research) which was later on developed as Jaipur National University. The programme conceived and developed by me. I am still the member of the management board.
Dean, Academic Planning and Development, Bundhelkhand University, Jhansi, UP, INDIA, 2004 – 2005 (Administration, Teaching and Research). Developed several innovative programmes and strengthened the research activities in the university.
Director, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, UP, INDIA, 2004 – 2005 (Administration, Teaching and Research)
Director, Madhav Institute of Technology and Sciences, Gwalior, MP, INDIA, 2001 – 2004 (Administration, Teaching and Research)
Honorary Chairman, Vikrant Group of Institutions, A-6, Krishna Nagar, Gola Ka Mandir, Gwalior 474005, India January 2008 onward
Member, Policy Proposal for India vide www.policyproposalsforindia.com
Vice – Chancellor, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, MP, INDIA, 1994 – 1996
Professor and Director, Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, MP, INDIA, 1985 – 1994 & 1996- 2001
Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences, Barkatullah University, Bhopal in October 1985 and January, 1994 and 1998 for a term of two years each.
Member of the Executive Council, Barkatullah University, Bhopal in 1987 and 1997 by the Chancellor of University and Governor of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal.
Reader, Department of Bioscience, Rani Durgavati Vishvidyalaya, Jabalpur, MP, INDIA, 1981-1985
Lecturer, Department of Bioscience, Rani Durgavati Vishvidyalaya, Jabalpur, 1979 – 1981,
Lecturer in Botany, Higher Education Department, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal placed second in order of merit in Madhya Pradesh through Public Sevice Commission, Madhya Pradesh, 1974-1979.
PARTICULARS OF MEMBERSHIPS OF ACADEMIES/ SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES/PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Elected Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad in 1999.
Member, University Grants Commission, New Delhi May, 1995-1998.
Board of Directors in the United States Education Foundation in India, Fulbright Foundation for the year 1995.
Member, Governing Council, Indian Institute of Advance Studies, Summer Villa, Shimla 1995-1998.
Member, Governing Council, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) 1995-98.
Member, Governing Council, Nuclear Science Center, New Delhi 1995-1998.
President of the Plant Science Section of 90th Annual Session of the “Indian Science Congress” held at Bangalore in January, 2003.
Articles (Not Abstract)
"Environmental Awareness" by P.S. Bisen, M.P. Chronicle daily News Paper Dated 04-08-1990.
"Biofertilizers" In Hindi - Madhya Pradesh Paryavaran, EPCO, Bhopal 1986.
“Quality Assurance in Higher Education” National Mail, Bhopal Saturday, 17 June 2000
“University Management needs a change” National Mail, Bhopal – Saturday, 8 July, 2000
“Study Centres of Foreign Universities in India” Central Chronicle, Bhopal Monday 31 July, 2000
“ Examination System – Whose Failure is it anyway? “ Central Chronicle, Bhopal, Monday, August 21, 2000
“Higher Education in Year 2000” Central Chronicle, Bhopal Monday August 28, 2000
“Know about Bio-informatics” Central Chronicle, Bhopal Monday, 4 September, 2000
“Environmental Awareness” Central Chronicle, Bhopal Monday, September 11, 2000.
“Biotechnology in India” Central Chronicle, Bhopal Monday, September, 25, 2000