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Dr. AHMAD
MASOOD
KHAN
Post-doctoral Research Associate
Center for Environmental Sciences & Engineering (CESE)
School of Natural Sciences (SoNS)
219 M
Block-C, Shiv Nadar University
Gautam Budha Nagar Uttar Pradesh
India
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Profile Summary 

I am a wildlife biologist with seven year experience.  I offer significant abilities and experience in organizing, prioritizing, confidentiality of documents, and detailed preparation of reports and projects.

At the Department of Wildlife Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University, I have been actively involved in teaching undergraduate and post graduate courses in Environmental Studies & Wildlife Science/ Biodiversity. My core skills are curriculum development, student development and academic performance evaluations. I have taught courses, namely Ecology, Biodiversity and its conservation, Environment and its multidimensional nature, Concept of Ecosystem, Social issues and the environment.

In addition to my teaching experience, I have proven track record of interdisciplinary engagement with the social sciences in research and publications. I have successfully completed project entitled “A Socio-Economic Study of Resource Dependence of Local Communities on Selected Protected Areas of Uttar Pradesh, India” funded by University Grants Commission New Delhi (2011-2013).

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Movement and Migration studies using PTT; Biodiversity Conservation; Conservation and Management of species and ecosystems; Foraging ecology, Wetland Conservation; Human-Wildlife conflict.

WILDLIFE SOFTWARE

I am skilled in data processing software for statistical analysis SPSS and wildlife application software such as DISTANCE 6.0 release 2, BIODIVERSITY PRO, PAST, ARCGIS, QGIS, DIVA-GIS, MAXENT, OPEN MODELLER.

Educational Qualifications 
2016
Ph.D. (Wildlife Science)
Aligarh Muslim University
2011
M.Phil. (Wildlife Science)
Aligarh Muslim University
2008
M.Sc. (Wildlife Science)
Aligarh Muslim University
2006
B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology
Aligarh Muslim University
Work Experience 
10/18Present
Post-doctoral Research Associate,
Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh
I currently work here
20162018
Principal Investigator,
Project entitled “Vulture Conservation in Uttar Pradesh” funded by SCF, Abu Dhabi, UAE
I currently work here
20132016
UGC fellowship,
Ecology of Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus (Linnaeus, 1758) in Katerniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary, U.P. India
20112013
Project Felllow,
Resource Dependence of Local Communities on Selected Protected Areas of U.P. India
20082011
Project Fellow,
Migratory movements of water birds through Uttar Pradesh and surveillance of avian diseases