Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College


Dr. Debjani Sinha Ray

General Information
Department Botany
Designation Associate Professor in West Bengal Education Service
Qualification First class in M.Sc. in Botany from Kalyani University (1985).

Ph. D., Kalyani University (1991) in plant cell and tissue culture

Specialization Plant Physiology and Biochemistry.

Teaching Experience

16 years of teaching experience including 7 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.


Some Important Publications

  • 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).

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Member, Governing Body of Bethune College
  • Member, Undergraduate Expert Committee of Botany,Kalyani University