A Brief Profile
Dr. A. Sukumar took the charge of the Principal, North East Regional Institute of Education (NERIE), Shillong on 02 July, 2012. An M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, he has more than 30 years of teaching and research experiences in the subject of Zoology and has supervised a number of M.Phil and Ph.D. students. Dr. Sukumar has also published a number of papers in reputed national and international journals and besides participating in several national and international conferences, seminars and symposiums, he has also been a member of various scientific bodies and has actively contributed in reviewing manuscripts submitted to a few reputed journals. He has visited a few countries such as France, Italy and Serbia on academic related matters. Before joining NERIE, Dr. Sukumar was serving as the Associate Professor in Department of Science Education, Regional Institute of Education (RIE), Mysore and I/C of Zoology section.