Prof. P S Bisen


Prof. Bisen earned Ph.D in 1972 and was awarded D.Sc In 1981 After his postdoctoral work, he joined as Assistant Professor at Jabalpur. University and was elevated as Associate Professor. He then joined at Bhopal University as a Professor of Microbiology in 1985. Prof. Bisen was Visiting Professor at Institute of Environmental and Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, England and Visiting Research Professor at the Department of Biological Sciences, The University of lllinois at Chicago. He was U.S. National Science Foundation Fellow at University of California at Davis to work In the Department of Bacteriology on DNA recombinant technology. Prof. Bisen was WHO! UNESCO Fellow for One Year at Institute of Microbiology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Budejovika, Praha, Czechoslovakia; UNESCO/UNDP/ICRO and Hungarian Academy of Sciences Fellow at the Institute of Plant Physiology, Biological Research Center, Szeged, Hungary. He has been recipient of Career Award of University Grants Commission, Indira Gandhi Fellowship, UNDP, UNESCO, WHO, International Cell Research Organization (ICRO), US National Science Foundation Fellowship to work in US Universities as Post Doctoral Fellow; Govt. of India Overseas Associate ship to work in USA, CSIR- CNRS Exchange Fellowship to work in Paris University, Paris, France and was a member of Indian delegation to visit Turkey, European Commission's Marie Curie Fellowship to work in UK universities, DAAD (German Academic Exchange Fellowship). Recipient of Bundelkhand University's Highest Honour In 2003 for his outstanding contributions In Biology. He is also Honorary Professor of Biotechnology at Jiwaji University and is currently pursuing his research In the field of Medical Biotechnology as Emeritus Scientist at Defense Research Development Establishment, Defense Research Development Organization, Ministry of Defense, Govt. of India, Gwalior, India. Professor Bisen is the external scientific advisor to a Barcelona (Spain) based multinational company Biokit Involved In the manufacture of Diagnostic kits and also the Chief of Research and Development Centre of an upcoming industry M/s Tropilite Foods based at Gwalior involved in Food Biotechnology developing several Innovative products for food Industry. He has to his credit 175 publications in indexed International journals of repute and several patents. He served as a Director of a Technical Institute and Vice Chancellor of Jiwaji University, Gwalior, India. He Is honorary advisor to a number of Technical institutions. He had been the member of the University Grants' Commission and Member Task Force, AICTE, New Delhi. He served as a member of Governing Council of National Accreditation and Assessment Board for Indian Universities/Educational Institutions. He was In the Board of Directors In the United States Education Foundation in India, Fulbright Foundation, Member, Governing Council, Indian Institute of Advance Studies, Shimla. Member, Governing Council of National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration, Member, Governing Council of Nuclear Science Center, New Delhi and Member of the Governing Council of CBSE, New Delhi.