Hari Prasad Sarma (Rector, Gauhati University)

Hari Prasad Sarma (Rector, Gauhati University)

Professor

MSc (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) MPhil (Gauhati)

Environmental Chemistry

Department of Environmental Science
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- sarmahp@gauhati.ac.in

Professor H. P. Sarma has a rich experience of over 38 years in teaching and research and also in human resource management, technology transfer and social outreach activities. He started his career as a Lecturer in Chemistry at Mangaldai College after completion of his Masters in Chemistry in 1979. Later, he shifted to North Lakhimpur College at the same category in September, 1981. Finally, he joined Gauhati University as a Reader in the Department of Environmental Science in November, 1999 and was subsequently promoted to the rank of Professor in the same department in 2009. During the last few years of his service, he has served the university and other communities in different capacities. Currently, he is serving as the Rector of Gauhati University since 2014.

Organic Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Meteorology

 

Ph.D.(Chemistry)

Gauhati University

1998

M.Phil. (Environmental  Science)

Gauhati University

1987

M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)

Gauhati University

1978      

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL /SCIENTIFIC/ACADEMIC SOCIETIES/OUTREACH RESPONSIBILITIES 

Life member

Assam Science Society

Life member

Society for Chemical Education, Assam

Member

Accountant General (Audit), Assam.(for periods of three years w.e.f 2014)

Member

Environmental Impact Assessment Studies for mining, Govt. of Assam

President

Children Science Congress, Assam

Working President

CERTISIANS

Editor

Enviro-Spectra, a research journal published by SEPER

Chairman

Environmental Science Research Committee of XXXIV Indian Social Science Congress, Dec 27 – 31, 2010 held at Gauhati University, Guwahati

Co-ordinator

Programme Advisory & Monitoring Committee (PAMC) of National Programme on Carbon Sequestration ( NPCS ) Research of DST, 5-7th June, 2013 at Gauhati University.

Actively associated with the production of TV documentary on Seuji Dharani and Pollution in Guwahati city with an aim to create environmental awareness among the people.