MR. GUNIN BORAH
M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed.
Assistant Professor & HoD
Department of Geography
Date of Joining: 01/08/1995
Area of Specialization: Regional Planning
Academic achievements (Graduation onwards):
|Name of degree||Year of award||Name of the awarding authority|
|M.Phil.||2008||V M University|
|Other …B.Ed.……………………………..||1991||Gauhati University|
Teaching experience at UG/PG level (in years):
|Name of the Institute||Total no. of completed years in service||Year of Joining|
|Biswanath College||25 years||01.08.1995.|
|Name of the committee||Position held||Institute||Duration|
|District Disaster Management Authority, Biswanath||Member||District Civil Administration, Biswanath||5 years|
Member to the academic/professional bodies:
|Name of the body||Position held||Years in service|
|Assam Science Society, Guwahati||Life Member||10 years|
|NEISSR||Life Member||12 years|
|Akash Science & Environment Education Centre, Chariali||Member||11 years|
|North East India Geographical Society (NEIGS)||Member||21 years|
IT skills: Geographic Information System (GIS), and GPS basic skill and knowledge.
Experience of handling sophisticated instruments: Use of GIS lab and GPS for Survey.
Professional training programs attended:
|Name of the program||Duration (in days)||Organizing Institute||Year|
|Orientation Programme (OP)||28 days||North Eastern Hills University, Shillong||May, 2011|
|Refresher Course (RC)||21 days||Kumaun University, Nainital||November, 2013|
|Two Weeks FDP on ‘Advanced Concepts for Developing MOOCS’ (National Level)||14 days||Delhi University, sponsored by MHRD||July, 2020|
|One Week FDP on ‘Online Teaching and Learning in India’ (National Level)||7days||Bodoland University, sponsored by MHRD||June, 2020|
|One Week FDP on ‘Online Class Management’ (National Level)||7 days||Dibru College, Dibrugarh||July, 2020|
Area of research interest: Regional Planning
Seminar/Symposium/Workshop attended: Seminar, Webinar, Workshop attended last 5 years.
- Gunin Borah, “‘Status of Female Literacy in Sonitpur District of Assam’ Tea Tribe Population (13)”, published in Gaps in Gender Development in Assam, Vol. 1, 2015. ISBN 978-81-925209-5-7.
- Gunin Borah, “Tourist Access to NE India: Transport makes travel possible (14)”, Vol. 1, 2016, ISBN: 978-81-925209-4-0
Any other information: A large number of Articles published in the Editorial page of the Assam Tribune and the Sentinel, the Premier English Daily News of Assam as well as North East Region.