Assam Don Bosco University

Yumnam Lokeshwor Singh

Associate Professor


Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Zoology
Date of Joining : 2019-03-01
Qualification : Ph.D., M.Sc., SET, B.Ed.


Teaching : 12 Years
Teaching details :
1. 4 (four) years as Lecturer (Zoology) in International School of Resources, Manipur (2001-2005).
2. 3 (three) years as Lecturer and HoD in Department of Zoology, Don Bosco College Maram, Manipur (2006-2009).
3. 5 (five) years (2014-2019) as Assistant Professor in Department of Zoology, USTM.
4. Visiting faculty in the Department of Zoology, Gauhati University, April 5, 2015.
Area of Interest :
Fish Systematics, Taxonomy, Phylogeny, DNA Barcoding; Fish Karyotyping, Biology, Biogeography; Limnology; Biodiversity and conservation

SERB DST Startup young scientist fellow 2015 :
Research : 9 Years

Award / Recognition / Achievement / Professional Membership / Grant

    Conference / Workshop / Symposium / Training

    1. Paper Presenter in Conference - National seminar of Harnessing wetlands for Sustainable livelihood (National)
      Organised at Assam Science Technology & Environment Council (ASSTEC) and Cotton University, Guwahati, Assam from 2018-11-26 to 2018-11-27
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    2. Paper Presenter in Conference - 1st Southeast European Ichthyological Conference (SEEIC 2017) (International)
      Organised at University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2017-09-27 to 2017-09-29
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    3. Paper Presenter in Conference - International conference on Natural Resources Manageent and Technology Trends (ICNRM-17) (International)
      Organised at Center of Advance Study, Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University and SLNA Planning Department, Manipur from 2017-03-27 to 2017-03-29
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    4. Paper Presenter in Conference - National seminar on faunal diversity and ecophysiology (National)
      Organised at Department of Zoology, NEHU, Shillong, Meghalaya from 2012-02-28 to 2012-02-29
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    5. Participant in Conference - National seminar on carbon sequestration in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems (National)
      Organised at Centre of advanced study in Life Sciences, Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University from 2012-02-24 to 2012-02-25
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    6. Paper Presenter in Conference - Diversification of Aquaculture through locally available fish species (DALAF-2010) (National)
      Organised at Central Institute of Fisheries Education (Deemed University), Kolkata from 2010-08-27 to 2010-08-28
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    7. Paper Presenter in Conference - National seminar on Contemporary trends in Life Sciences: Prospects & Challenges ahead (National)
      Organised at Department of Botany & Microbiology, St. Aloysius’ College (Autonomous), Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh from 2008-04-16 to 2008-04-17
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    8. Participant in Conference - National seminar on Conservation of Bioresources (National)
      Organised at Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University from 2008-02-21 to 2008-02-22
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    9. Paper Presenter in Symposium - National Symposium on Biodiversity status and conservation strategies with special reference to north-east India (National)
      Organised at Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University, from 2011-03-17 to 2011-03-18
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    10. Participant in Training - DBT-HRD Gov. of India sponsored training course on “Three months National traning in Molecular biology and Biotechology for Fisheries professionals” (National)
      Organised at ICARCentral Instirute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai from 2017-12-11 to 2018-03-09
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    11. Participant in Training - Science Academies’ Refresher course on “Immunology Laboratory Techniques using Fish model” (National)
      Organised at Vels University, Chennai from 2016-12-05 to 2016-03-17
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    12. Participant in Training - UGC sponsored refresher course in the subject Life Science (National)
      Organised at UGC Academic Staff College Manipur University from 2008-12-22 to 2009-01-11
    13. Participant in Training - Training programme for Science writers/ journalists for enhancing science coverage in the media (National)
      Organised at NEC Secretariat, Shillong from 1994-10-25 to 1994-10-29
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    14. Participant in Workshop - Workshop on Hands on Training in Basic Techniques in Genomics and Proteomics at Department of Biotechnology (National)
      Organised at St. Edmund’s College, Shillong from 2016-09-20 to 2016-09-26
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    15. Invited Speaker in Workshop - National workshop on Freshwater fish taxonomy (National)
      Organised at Manipur University and National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow from 2014-09-22 to 2014-09-26
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate
    16. Participant in Workshop - Fish taxonomy training for North east India (National)
      Organised at Manipur University & NBFGR, Deptt. of Life Sciences, Manipur University from 2001-01-05 to 2001-01-09
      Paper/Certificate Letter/certificate

    Research and Publication

    1. Kishorkumar bharali, Yumnam Lokeshwor Singh, Human-leopard conflicts in and around the Maligaon Gaushala Farm land, Guwahati Metro, Assam, Biodiverse 2018, volume 1, pages 9-10,
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    2. Journal
    3. Arup Nama Das, Yumnam Lokeshwor Singh, Avian Diversity in an Around Dhir Beel in Dhubri District of Assam., Asian resonance, volume 5, pages 1-5,
      ISSN 2349-9443, ISBN ,
    4. Yumnam Lokeshwor, Waikhom Vishwanath, Schistura liyaiensis, a new nemacheilid loach from Barak River, Manipur, India (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae), Ichthyological Research, The Ichthyological Society of Japan , volume 62, pages 313-319,
      ISSN ISSN 1341-8998, ISBN ,
    5. Yumnam LOkeshwor Singh, bungdon shangningam, waikhom vishwanath, Schistura phamrhingi, a new stone loach form Chindwin basin in Manipur, India (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae), Zootaxa , volume 3786, pages 181-191,
      ISSN 1175-5334, ISBN ,
    6. Yumnam Lokeshwor, W. Vishwanath, Schistura ferruginea, a new species of loach from Northeast India (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae), Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, volume 24, pages 49-56,
      ISSN 0936-9902, ISBN ,

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