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1- Name : DR. SHITALA PRASAD SINGH
2- Date of Birth : 03 JANUARY, 1963 recent
3- Designation : ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR passport size
4- Department : ANCIENT HISOTORY, ARCHAEOLOGY & CULTURE photograph
5- Area of Interest : PREHISTORIC & PROTOHISTORIC ARCHAEOLOGY,
FIELD ARCHAEOLOGY ART & ARCHITECTURE
POLITICAL HISTORY OF ANCIENT INDIA.
6- Educational pursuit : M.A., PH.D.
7- Residential Address : 18, Hirapuri University Campus, Gorakhpur-273009.
8- Telephone : Res. ……………… Office/Lab : 0551 - …………. Fax : 0551 …………
9- Mobile : 9450674642 email : email@example.com
10- Your email tobe configured at University Website : firstname.lastname@example.org
11- Research papers published in last 10 years in referred journals with title, journal, issue
number and year of publication : 17 (attach separate sheet) Enclosure-1
12- Research papers presented in seminars/ conferences/ symposia : (attach separate sheet)
13- Book published with title, ages and publisher : 01 (attach separate sheet) Enclosure-3
14- Administrative experiences (if any) : Proctor since 2006 in the D.D.U Gorakhpur University
15- Teaching experience : UG : 15 years PG : 19 Years
16- R & D experience, if any : Major Research Project & Exploration (attach separate sheet)
17- Name of students awarded Ph. D. degree under supervision : (attach separate sheet) 01
Enclosure - 4
18- Number of registered Ph.D. Students : 07 (attach separate sheet)
19- Research projects completed/ ongoing : (attach separate sheet) : NA
Agency : University Grants Commission, New Delhi
Title : Palaeo Environment and settlement pattern of Sarayu Valley :
An Archaeological and Ethnographical Study
Amount sanctioned : Rs. 5,10,200.00
20- Foreign collaboration/ visits : Enclosure - 5
21- Awards/ distinctions : X (attach separate sheet)
22- Life memberships of the academic societies : IASQS Pune, (attach separate sheet)
23- Other, if any : Archaeological Exploration & Excavation (attach separate sheet)
I hereby declare that all the above information made is true to the best of my knowledge
Research Papers Published :
“Bharat Ke Shail-Chitron mein Pragaitihasik Manav Ke Kriya-
Kalap” published in Social History and Social Theory (Edits Prof.
V.D. Misra and Dr. J.N. Pal), Allahabad University, Allahabad,
“Prehistoric Adwa Ghati : Mesolithic and Neolithic Culture”,
Published in proceedings of the International Conference in the
Bounteous Tree Treasures in Indian Art and Culture, (Edits K.K.
Chakravarty and O.P. Mishra), Volume-II Sharda Publishing House
New Delhi. pp. 543-546.
“Prehistoric Background of Purvanchal”, published in Purvanchal
Gaurav, Gorakhpur, 2002, pp. 12-16.
“Vindhya Kshetra Ke shail – Chitron mein Pragaitihasik Manav Ke
Kriya-Kalap,” published in History and Archaeology of Vindhyan
region, T.R.S. Govt. P.G. College Rewa, 2002.
“Rewa Janapad Ki Pragaitihasik Prishthabhumi, published in
Manav, Vol.-20(2), Ethnographic and folk Culture Society,
“Megalithic Cultures in the Adwa Valley”, journal of the Ganga
Nath Jha, Research Institute, Volume –XLVI, Allahabad, 2002.
“Bharat Ke Chitrit Shailashrayon men Etihas lekhan”, published in
Ancient Indian History writing special features and Techniques,
R.D. Upadhyay Felicitation Volume, Pratibha Prakashan, New
“Prehistoric Archaeology of Vindhyan region”, published in Manav,
Vol.-21(3) Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, Lucknow, 2003.
“Upper-palaeolithic cultures in Rewa District,” published in the
proceedigns of the Seminar, History, Culture and Archaeology of the
Vindhyan region & Aryans – A Myth or reality, (edit Prof. R.K.
Verma) A.P.S. University, Rewa, pp. 183-192.
“Bharat Ke Shail –Chitrakala Ka Etihas lekhan : Samasyae evam
pariprekshy” published in the proceedings of the Seminar, Indian
History writing problems and prospects (Edit Dr. A.K. Pandey)
Vidyarthi Pustak Bhandar, Gorakhpur 2004.
“Vedic Dharm Ka Vishlesanatmak Etihas lekhan”, published in the
proceedings of the seminar, Vedic Science and Tradition, Prof. D.N.
Tripathi Felicitation Volume, Pratibha Prakashan, New Delhi, 2005.
“Vedic Dham : Ek Aitihasik Vishleshan”, Published in the
proceedings of the Seminars Vedic Sanskriti aur Uska Sataya (Edit
Prof. Sita Ram Dubey), Pratibha Prakashan, New Delhi, 2006.
Chalcolithic cultures of Eastern Uttar Pradesh, published in
Approaches to History, Culture, Art and Archaeology ed. by A.K.
Sinha, Anamika publication, New Delhi, 2009.
Prohistoric and protahistoric Archaeological Glory of Eastern Uttar
Pradesh, published in Purva, ed. by P.S. Chaturvedi, Deptt. of
Ancient History Arch. & Culture, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University,
Neolithic and Chalcolithic farmer cultures of Eastern Uttar Pradesh,
published in Agriculture and Farmer community in India ed. Dr.
Rajawant Rao, Pratibha Prakashan, New Delhi, 2010.
Megalithic cultures in the Northern Vindhyan region with special
reference to the Adwa Valley, published in puratattva 40 : 188-192
ed. by K.N. Dikshit, Indian Archaeological society, New Delhi,
SEMINARS ATTENDED :
“Chalcolithic Cultures of Eastern Uttar Pradesh : An Analysis”
National Conference of Indian Archaeological Society, Indian
Society for Prehistoric & Quaternary studies and Indian History and
Culture Society held at Directorate of Archaeology Government of
Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, 28th 31st December, 2004.
Mesolithic Cultures of the Adwa Valley, National Conference of
Indian Archaeological Society, Indian Society for Prehistoric &
Quaternary Studies and Culture Society held at M.H. Krishna
Institute of Indology, Banglore University, Banglore, 15-18
Second urbanisation in Buddhist Middle Ganga Valley, National
Seminars on Buddhist Heritage of Buddhist circle – Multi
Dimension, organized by Department of Ancient History
Archaeology and Culture, Hiralal Ramniwas P.G. College
Khalilabad, February, 18-19, 2005.
Neolithic Cultures of Sarayu-Achirawti Valley, National Seminar on
Global Contribution of Sarayu-Achirawati Valley Culture, organized
by Department of Ancient History, Archaeology and Culture, Hiralal
Ramniwas P.G. College, Khalilabad, February, 23-24, 2006.
Chalcolithic Cultures of Eastern Uttar Pradesh; National Conference
of IAS and ISPQUS, organized by Department of Ancient History
Culture & Archaeology, Allahabad Univeristy, Allahabad,
November, 14-17, 2009.
Rock Port of Northern Vindhyan Region, National Conference on
Indian Art, Folk Traditions and Culture, organized by Akhil
Bhartiya Itihas Sankalan Yojana and Deptt. of Ancient Hisotry
Archaeology Culture, D.D.U Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur,
October 30 to November 1, 2009.
Neolithic – Chalcolithic cultures of Eastern Uttar Pradesh : An
Ethno-Archaeological Study, National Seminar on Archaeological
Glory of Eastern Uttar Pradesh, organised by Deptt. of Ancient
History, Archaeology & Culture, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University,
Gorakhpur, February, 19-20, 2010.
Food Economy during P.G.W. Culture in Middle Ganga Valley :
Based on archaeological and literary sources, International Seminars
on Postcolonial literatures and the Transnational organized by
Department of English, C.C.S. University Meerut, 7-9 April, 2010.
Buddhism and Archaeology, National Seminar on Relevance of
Buddhism in the Contemporary Aspects organised Buddhist study
centre, Pratap Bahadur, P.G. College Pratapgarh, November, 13-14,
Multiculturalism and Pluralism in Vedic Civilization, National
Seminar on philosophical perspectives on Multiculturalism and
pluralism, organised by Department of Philosophy, D.D.U.
Gorakhpur University Gorakhpur, November 27, 28, 29, 2010.
Beginning of Agriculture and evidence of subsistence pattern in
Meolithic Culture of Eastern Uttar Pradesh, International conference
organized jointly by Department of Ancient History and
Archaeology University of Lucknow and International Research
Institute of Buddhist Studies, Lucknow, December 28-30, 2010.
First Urban development in Middle Ganga Valley, National Seminar
on Population Growth and Regional Development in Uttar Pradesh
organized by Department of Geography, D.D.U. Gorakhpur
University Gorakhpur, February 12-13, 2011.
Urban Culture and Environmental Issues in Buddhism, National
seminar on socio-economic perspectives of Buddhism, organized by
Deptt. of Ancient History Archaeology & Culture, D.D.U,
Gorakhpur University Gorakhpur, February 17-18, 2011.
Sustainable Environment in Middle Ganga Valley, International
Seminar on Technology, Energy and sustainable Rural Environment
organized by Department of Geography, Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi, February 23-25, 2011.
Enclosure – 03
Palaeo-Environments and Prehistoric Cultures
the Adwa Valley
Dr. Shitala Prasad Singh
Excellance Publisher, Allahabad
Enclosure – 04
1. No. of students awarded with Ph.D : 01
1. Dr. Akhilesh Kumar Chaubey
2. No. of students working for Ph.D : 07
1. Shri Abhay Pratap Yadav
2. Shri Shivendra Singh
3. “Amitesh Kumar Sharma
4. Smt. Babita Chauhan
5. Shri Subhash
6. Km. Pallavi Chaudhary
7. Shri Shambhu Sharan Lal
Enclosure – 05
Research Project :
Agency : University Grants Commission, Bahadur Shah Zafar Margs,
Title : Palaeo-Environment and Settlement pattern of Sarayu
: An Archaeological and Ethnographical study.
Amount sanctioned : Rs. 5,10,200.00
Enclosure – 06
Life membership of the academic societies :
1. Archaeological Society of India (Life time Member)
2. Indian Society for Prehistoric and Quaternary studies (Life time
Enclosure – 07
Archaeological Explorations and Excavations carried at :
1. Explorations in Vindhyan region.
2. Explorations in Baghelkhand
1. Itha (Rewa)
2. Patpara (Son Valley)
3. Prokhar (Rewa)
All the excavations were carried under the supervision and guidance of
Prof. R.K. Verma, the Director of excavations.
Took training in Archaeology, A.P.S. University from Prof. R.K.
Verma, Ex-head and Ex-Vice Chancellor.