JAGADISH SINGH

Professor
Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-221005, U.P., India
Ph.: +91-0542-2570928, Mob.: +91-9838 461202.
Email: jsingh_1952@sify.com
Academic Qualifications
S.No.Degree Institution Year
i High School U.P. Board, Allahabad 1966
ii Intermediate U.P. Board, Allahabad 1968
iii B.A. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 1973
iv M.A. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 1975
v Ph.D. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 1981
Area of Specialisation:
Population & Urban Geography, Environmental Studies

Project/s undertaken as PI/Co-PI  

Solid Waste Disposal: Dimensions of the Problems & Remedial Measures (Co Investigator)

Award/ recognitions: 

1. Cultural Exchange Programme Fellowship (to Visit Hungary), 1994-95
2. Post Doctoral Fellowship in a UGC sponsored Project: SMIADP, April 1980 to Oct. 1982.


List of selected/ major publications (Max. 10; in perfect/full citation):

  1. Singh, J. 1990. Regional Agricultural Disparities in Uttar Pradesh. The National Geographical Journal of India, vol. 36 (3): 199-210.
  2. Singh, J., Srinet, A.S. and Kumra, V.K. 1992. Urban Environmental Crisis: A Study of Bhopal Gas Tragedy. Transactions of the Institute of Indian Geographers, 14 (2):113-125.
  3. Singh, J. and Kumra, V.K. 1995. Utilisation Pattern of Health Care Facilities in Rural Areas of Varanasi. Geographical Review of India, 57 (2): 156-168.
  4. Singh, J. and Singh, R.C. 1996. A Study of Fertility Pattern and Family Planning in Rural Families of Varanasi District (Uttar Pradesh). National Geographical Journal of India, 42 (1-2): 133-144.
  5. Kiss, Eva and Singh, J. 1997. Changes in Rural Life and Living Conditions in Hungary: A Case Study. National Geographical Journal of India, 43 (4): 332-346.
  6. Singh, D.N. and Singh, J. 2004. Studies on Solid Waste Disposal and Management: A Review. Annals of the National Association of Geographers, 24 (2):74-90.
  7. Singh, J. 2009. Literacy as a Key Factor in Development. National Geographical Journal of India, 55 (4): 25-34.
  8. Singh, J. and Singh, D.N. 2010. Perception of Solid Waste as an Environmental Problem: A study of Varanasi City. National Geographical Journal of India, 56 (3-4): 57-70.
  9. Singh, Kanchan and Singh, J. 2011. Fertility and Adoption of Two-Child Family Norm in Rural Women of Deoria District (U.P.). National Geographical Journal of India, 57 (2): 23-32.
  10. Singh, J. and Chauhan, Alok (2011). Regional Disparities in Levels of Development in Rajasthan. Transactions, Journal of the Institute of Indian Geographers, 33 (2), pp. 231-245.


Additional information/ Achievements:  

1. Chief Warden, City Delegacies, B.H.U.
2. Vice President, The Deccan Geographical Society of India.
3. Dy. Co-ordinator, DRS Programme, Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu

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