Dr. D K Borah, Dean

Dr. D K Borah, i/c Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat was born in October 20, 1954. He completed his Bachelor and Master degree in Soil Science from College of Agriculture, Assam Agricultural University. He did his PhD at IARI, New Delhi in the field of Soil Chemistry in 1986.

Since 1980 He has been serving as a teacher in the university and remained as Professor and Head, Department of Soil Science for four years. He has been a guide for many PhD students till to date. He has twenty eight scientific research publications in his credit besides twenty other symposia/workshop papers. He has made major contribution in the designing and development of under-graduate course curriculum. He has also developed the “model Instruction Plan” for Under-Graduate course and initiated the distribution of practical manual to the students. Recently he completed work of Niche area of excellence on production potential of biofertilizers enriched organics for sustainable agriculture.