The Department of Botany was established in June 1990. Apart from regular M.Sc. and Ph. D. degree courses a need based P. G. Diploma course in Applied Plant Sciences is also offered.
Students of this Department are placed in various teaching institutes within Goa, National laboratories, Universities abroad and Industries.
|M.Sc. Botany||Time Table | Syllabus||-||30|
|Name||Designation||Areas of Interest|
|Rupali Bhandari||Assistant Professor||Algal Physiology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology|
|Siddhi Kashinath Jalmi||Assistant Professor||Agricultural Biotechnology, Plant development and Environmental Stress, Plant-Microbe Interaction, Cell Signaling|
|Malapati K. Janarthanam||Professor||Systematics of Angiosperms, Endemic flora of Western Ghats, Biodiversity|
|Vijaya U. Kerkar||Professor||Algae and Pteridophyta|
|S. Krishnan||Professor||Plant Histochemistry, Phytochemistry and bioprospecting, Plant Developmental Biology, Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology|
|Bernard F. Rodrigues||Senior Professor||Cytogenetics and Plant Breeding, Mycorrhizae, Reclamation of mine wastelands. Documentation of Medicinal Plants, Plant Tissue culture.|
|Prabhat Kumar Sharma||Professor||Molecular Plant Stress Physiology, Climatic Changes and Crop Productivity, Bioprospecting|