Dr. Dhiraj Kr. Borah, MSc, BEd., PhD, SLET

Dr. Dhiraj Kr. Borah, MSc, BEd., PhD, SLET

Specialisation: Ecology & Wildlife Biology

Research Experience:

  1. Junior Research Fellow in Primate Research Centre, North East India, Guwahati-12, under the project “Status and Biogeography of Non-human Primates of Four Districts of Arunachal Pradesh, India (Tawang, West Kameng, Lohit and Changlang) with special reference to a Newly reported Unidentified Macaque and its Conservation perspectives” from March, 2005 to February, 2006, Funded by Community Conservation Incorporated, USA, Margot Marsh Biodiversity Foundation/Conservation International, USA.

 

  1. Junior Research Fellow in Animal Ecology & Wildlife Biology Lab, Department of Zoology, Gauhati University under the project “Hoolock Gibbon: Status and Conservation Perspectives in Arunachal Pradesh” from March, 2006 to August, 2006, Funded by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Services.
  1. Junior Research Fellow in Primate Research Centre North East India, Guwahati-12 under the project “Adopting an inclusive approach for the conservation of Golden langur at Chakrasilla Wildlife Sanctuary: an appraisal for community based research, monitoring, capacity building and extensionism” from September, 2006 to February, 2007, funded by Rufford Maurice Liang Foundation, UK.

Research paper/Article published:

  1. Borah, D.K. 2010. Activity patterns of capped langur, Trachypithecus pileatus (1843) during winter season in the semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forest of Assam, India. Proceedings of the 19th All India Congress of Zoology. Department of Zoology, GU and Zoological Society of India. Vol-1, Pg 37-44. (ISBN 978-81-9085-17-0-1)
  1. Biswas, J., Das.J., Borah, D.K., Sarkar, P. and Bhattacharjee, P.C. 2006. Golden Langur: Note on Mysterious death in Chirang Reserve Forest, Assam. ZOOS' PRINT Journal. 21(9): 13-16. (RNI 7: 12). (ISSN 0971-6378).
  1. Biswas, , Borah, D. K., Das, A., Das, J., Bhattacharjee, P. C., Mohnot, S.M. and Horwich, R. H. 2011. The Enigmatic Arunachal Macaque: Its Biogeography, Biology and Taxonomy in Northeastern India. American Journal of Primatology, 73:1-16. (ISSN 0275-2565).
  1. Borah, D.K. and Bhattacharjee. P.C. 2015. Home-Range Size of the Capped Langur (Trachypithecus pileatus) in Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India, Journal of Gauhati University Research Scholars’ Association. Vol-6, Pg 51-60. (ISSN 2250-0456).
  1. Borah, D.K. Seasonal influences on the Feeding ecology of Capped Langur, Trachypithecus pileatus (Blyth, 1843) in Sri Surya Pahar of Goalpara district, Assam. VOYAGE: a Peer Reviewed Journal published by Moridhol College. Vol-1 (1) Pg 79-88. (ISSN 2394-5850).
  1. Borah, D.K., Daimari, R. and Borah, M. Biodiversity and its conservation in Bornadi Wildlife Sanctuary, Udalguri, BTAD, Assam. Seminar Proceedings published by Udalguri College: Problems & Prospects of Biodiversity Conservation and sustainable development in NE Region of India. Pg 88-98. (ISBN 978-93-5254-228-4).
  1. Borah, D.K. Fish diversity of Dhansiri river in Udalguri district of Assam and issues related to conservation. ‘SUBAS’- a trilingual collection of research papers published by Udalguri College. Vol-1, Pg 39-47. (ISBN 978-81-930817-2-3).
  1. Borah, D.K. Biodiversity significance of N.E.India and associated conservation issues. Edited Volume titled Present Scenario of N.E.India and relevant issues published by T.H.B. College Jamugurihat, Sonitpur. (ISBN 978-81-923201-0-6)

Paper presented in Seminars (National/International):

  1. Borah, D.K. Bio-Diversity and Sustainable development in North-East India. State level Seminar on Problems in the Preservation of Natural Heritage in North-East India. 30th Sept. 2004. Udalguri College, Udalguri, Assam.
  1. Borah, D.K., Biswas, J. and Bhattacharjee, P.C. Activity patterns of capped langur, Trachypithecus pileatus (1843) during winter season in the semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forest of Assam, India. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Biodiversity & Human Welfare. 29-31 December, 2008. Department of Zoology, GU and Zoological Society of India.
  1. Borah, D.K., Biswas, J., Das, N. and Bhattacharjee, P.C. Activity pattern of Capped langur (Trachypithecus pileatus) in Gibbon wildlife sanctuary, Assam, India” UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Biodiversity spectrum of North-East India.  18-19 September, 2009. Department of Zoology, Arya Vidyapeeth College, Guwahati.
  1. Borah, D.K., Upadhyaya, A. and Daimari, R. 2014. Health hazards due to the use of Pesticides in controlling Malaria: A case study of Udalguri district, BTAD, Assam. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Health Hazard due to Pesticide. 10th March, 2014. Department of Chemistry, Science College, Kokrajhar.
  1. Thakuria, N., Deka, H. and Borah, D.K. 2014. Role of NAAC in Promulgating Quality of Higher Education. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Higher Education in India: Its Problems & Prospects. 22-23 September, 2014. Bhabanipur Anchalik College, Bhabanipur.
  1. Borah, D.K., Daimari, R. and Borah, M. Biodiversity and its conservation in Bornadi Wildlife Sanctuary, Udalguri, BTAD, Assam. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Problems & Prospects of Biodiversity and sustainable development in NE Region of India. 18-19 June, 2015. Udalguri College, Udalguri.

Books/Chapter/Edited Volumes Published:

  1. Borah, D.K. Health and Hygiene, MBS Publishers, Iewduh, Shillong, 793002, First Edition: 2013.
  2. Dutta,D., Upadhyaya, A. and Borah, D.K. Proceedings of the National Seminar on Problems & Prospects of Biodiversity conservation and sustainable development in NE Region of India. Udalguri College,Udalguri. (ISBN 978-93-5254-228-4).