Dr. Niraj Kumar was born on 8th October 1982 and Graduated in 2003. he took his Master’s Degree in Zoology in 2006 from B.R.A. Bihar University, Muzaffarpur and after qualifying Pre-Ph.D. Research Eligibility Test in 2008, he was awarded Ph.D. degree by B.R.A. Bihar University, Muzaffarpur in 2014. He did his Ph.D. degree on the topic “Study of Bio-Chemico-Ecological Characteristics of Turkaulia Lake of East Champaran with Special Reference to Fisheries”.
Dr. Kumar is presently engaged independently in teaching and research activities. He has about 10 years of teaching experience of B.Sc. Zoology Honours and M.Sc. Zoology. He has also taught Fish & Fisheries Products (U.G.C. Sponsored Add-on Course) in Post Graduate Department of Zoology, M. S. College, Motihari from January 2014 – September 2014. He has also qualified Bihar Senior Secondary Teacher Eligibility Test (STET) in 2012.
He was a member of Organizing Committee and Editorial Committee of U.G.C. Sponsored National Seminar at P. G. Department of Zoology, M. S. College, Motihari, Bihar during his Ph.D.
He has published 6 research papers in various journals. he has participated in more than 16 National and International Seminars/Conferences/Congresses.
Dr. Niraj Kumar is a life member and member of several National and International academic bodies, such as:
Life Member of Zoological Society of India (Bodh Gaya).
Life Member of Indian Red Cross Society.
Member of Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata.
Member, International Congress of Zoological Science (China).
Member, Bombay Natural History Society (Mumbai).
His field of specialization is Fish Biodiversity and Ecology, Limnology. Area of interest includes Natural Resources, Wildlife & Conservation of Natural Resources of Himalayan Terrain Region