Prof. Subrata Kumar Dey
Prof Subrata Kumar Dey, has been associated with teaching and research for more than thirty five years. He joined West Bengal University of Technology in the year 2005 as Professor of Biotechnology. He had earlier served as Associate Professor in Presidency college, Kolkata. He has also served as Director , School of Biotechnology and Biological Sciences, WBUT. At present he is serving as Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University. His research interest includes human molecular genetics, radiation biology & biotechnology. Prof. Dey has carried out extensive research on genetic disorders ,especially on Down syndrome on which he has also edited four books. He has also published seventy research papers in peer reviewed journals and eight students obtained Ph.D. degree under his supervision. Prof. Dey has also set up a Centre for Genetic Studies in the department of Biotechnology which offers diagnosis of common genetic disorders. He has also completed ten research projects and has developed online learning platform (www.genomegyan.com) on genetics , molecular biology and Biotechnology.