Ms. Swati Singh

Asst. Professor

Ms Swati Singh is an environmental enthusiast, keen learner and an avid reader. She has 7 years of research experience and has qualified SET for Lecturership (Accredited by UGC, New Delhi) conducted by SLET Commission, Assam (NE region) in the Subject Life Sciences. She has also qualified GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) 2015 in Life Sciences. She has presented papers in National conferences and seminars. She is a recipient of “Young scientist award” for her paper presentation at the National Conference held at Sikkim University, Gangtok, Sikkim (May 2018). She has participated in many trainings and workshops.


  • B.Sc Zoology (Honours)
    St. Joseph’s College, Darjeeling
  • M.Sc. Zoology (specialization in Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics)
    University of North Bengal
  • One year certificate Course in Industrial Microbiology.
  • Ph.D Pursuing from Department of Zoology, University of North Bengal


  • 7 years research experience in the field of Climate change, Environmental Biology and Ecology, Toxicology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Fish Biology.


  • Lepcha, P K Pathak, A K Mohanty, Swati Singh (2012) Cultivation of green fodders and its preservation, Training manual on Rural livelihood through Poultry, Piggery, Goatery and Dairy farming.
  • Swati Singh, Dawa Bhutia, Sanjib Sarkar, Benoy Kishore Rai, Joydeb Pal, Soumen Bhattacharjee, Min Bahadur (2015). Analyses of pesticide residues in water, sediment and fish tissue from river Deomoni flowing through the tea gardens of Terai Region of West Bengal, India. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2015; 3(2): 17-23 ISSN: 2347-5129
  • Sanjib Sarkar, Benoy Kishore Rai, Dawa Bhutia, Swati Singh, Joydeb Pal (2015) Study on the breeding performance and developmental stages of climbing perch, Anabas testudineus (Bloch, 1792) in the laboratory (Siliguri, India) International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2015; 2(6): 198-201 ISSN: 2347-5129
  • Swati Singh, Soumen Bhattacharjee, Joydeb Pal and Min Bahadur (2017) Assessment of Pesticide Residues in Water and Sediments of Changa, Manza and Tepu Rivers flowing through theTerai Region of West Bengal, India. Pollution Research 36 (3):
    152- 160
  • Swati Singh, Min Bahadur, Soumen Bhattacharjee and Joydeb Pal (2017) Acute Toxicity of Chlorpyrifos to Zebrafish, Danio rerio (Cyprinidae) NBU J. Anim. Sc. 11: 45-49 ISSN 0975-1424
  • Swati Singh, Sanjib Sarkar, Joydeb Pal (2018) Evaluation of genotoxicity using micronucleus, nuclear and other cytoplasmic abnormalities in Danio rerio (Cyprinidae) from river ChangaManza flowing through the Terai region of West Bengal, India. Int J Env Tech Sci 6: 217–220.
  • Swati Singh, Soumen Bhattacharjee and Min Bahadur (2018). CYP1A Specific Ethoxyresorufin-O-Deethylase (EROD) activity inDanio rerio experimentally exposed to Chlorpyrifos. NBU J. Anim. Sc. 12: 37-43

Presentations at National seminar and conferences:

  • Poster presentation entitled “Assessment of Pesticide residue in river Changa and Tepu of Terai region, North Bengal India” at UGC sponsored seminar on Biological Research in Human Welfare, organized by Department of Zoology, University of North Bengal, 7 th Feb, 2014.
  • Participated and presented a paper in the National conference on applied zoology in sustainable development : an update, January 30-February 02, 2015.
  • Presented paper entitled “ Assessment of pesticide residues in water, sediment and fish tissue from river Deomoni flowing through the teagardens of Terai region of west Bengal, India” in the two day national Seminar on Advances in Biology: eastern Himalayan Perspective organized by department of Botany and Department of Zoology, Kalimpong College, Kalimpong on 3 rd and 4 th October, 2015.
  • Presented paper entitled “Estimation of Pesticide residues in rivers of Terai region, North Bengal and study of Cytochrome P450 1A in fish in the National Conference on Recent Trends in Biological Research and Future Prospects, May 28-29, 2018 at Sikkim University, Gangtok, Sikkim.


  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environment Management
  • Medical Terminology
  • Nutrition