Department of Livestock Production Management, West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences, Kolkata INDIA
Prof. (Dr.) Nilotpal Ghosh, B.V.Sc.& A.H. (1st Class 1st & Gold Medalist), M.V.Sc. in APM (1st Class 1st), PhD, FNAPM, has 28 years of professional career in teaching, research and education administration. He is currently working as Professor of Livestock Production Management at West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences (WBUAFS), Kolkata.
Prof. Ghosh started his service career as a Veterinary Officer, Animal Resources Development Department, Govt. of West Bengal, and also served as Professor & Head, Department of Animal Science, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (BCKV), West Bengal, and Dean, Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, WBUAFS, Kolkata.
He is associated with a number of scientific journals/magazines as a referee/scientific advisory member or a member of editorial board. He is a life member of a number of various professional societies in India. He has been the paper setter and external examiner of different universities in India and abroad. Fifty four research articles were in his credit, published in National and International journals. He has written enumerable popular articles in agriculture magazines/daily newspapers for awareness generation among the stake holders. He used to participate in the discourse in electronic media (television and radio) as an expert in livestock production. He has authored sixteen professional books which are acclaimed in the field of animal husbandry.
His area of interest is livestock production management (especially dairy, poultry, goat and rabbit), human resource development of animal farming community and SHGs.