Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College


Dr. Debjani Sinha Ray

General Information
Department Botany
Designation Associate Professor
Qualification M.Sc. in Botany, Kalyani University (1985).
Ph. D., Kalyani University (1991) in plant cell
and tissue culture.
Specialization Plant Physiology and Biochemistry.

Teaching Experience

20 years of teaching experience including 11 years of postgraduate teaching.

Colleges Served

  • Bethune College:1999-2012
  • Jhargram Raj College: 2012-2014
  • Bethune College : 2014 - till date


  • Supervised PG dissertations, Bethune College.
  • PG dissertation area: Phytoremediation, study of senescence in plants


Article in journals

  • Somatic Embryogenesis and plant Regeneration from cultured Leaf Explants of Zea mays.D.Sinha Ray and P.D.Ghosh.Annals of Botany,66,497-500 (1990).
  • Source- Sink Relationship : Control of Photosynthesis in the Flag Leaf by the Panicle in Wheat.
    N.Maitra, D.Sinha Ray and S.P.Sen,Plant Cell Physiol.28(5):911-917 (1987)
  • Behaviour of α-amylase during morphogenesis in vitro in maize. D Sinha Ray ,R.Das and P.D.Ghosh.
    Cell Chr. Res.10 ,84-87 (1987).

Other academic pursuits

  • Member, Undergraduate Expert Committee of Botany,Kalyani University