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Dr. S. R. Hajong




Name: Dr. S. R. Hajong

Designation: Assistant Professor

Specialization: Entomology (Insect Physiology)


Contact Information:

Department of Zoology,
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong 793022,
Meghalaya, INDIA

Tel.: +91 364 272 2332 (work)



Academic Qualifications:




B. Sc. (Hons.)


North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong

M. Sc.



Ph. D.





  • CSIR (NET) Junior Research Fellowship 1994-1996.
  • CSIR ( NET) Senior Research Fellowship, 1996- 1999.


Major areas of research:

  • Diversity of Social Hymenopteran insects viz. Ants and Bees from Meghalaya .
  • Eco- physiological studies including changes in biochemical parameters associated with polymorphism and temporal polyethism in the bee Apis cerana indica (Fab.)
  • Histological and Ultrastructural studies on the changes in the structure and histology of the gut associated with instars and adult morphs of the worker bee Apis cerana indica  (Fab.)


Number of Ph. D. students working for the degree: 4


Title of Ph. D. Dissertation

Mr. Holdingstone Kharbani,


Diversity and role of ant community in a forest ecosystem of Meghalaya’.

Mr. Seydur Rahman, UGC-MAN-SRF

‘Studies on certain biochemical parameters associated with polyethism and polymorphism in Apis cerana indica (Fab.)

Ms. Ibamelaker Thangkhiew, JRF-NEHU

‘Ultrastructural changes of the gut in relation to its nutritional components during developmental phases of the worker honeybee,Apis cerana indica (Fab.)(Hymenoptera :Apidae)’.

Mr. Masharing Lungar, UGC RGN- JRF

‘Habitat ecology and diversity of bees(Hymenoptera:Apoidea) of Khasi Hills ,Meghalaya’.


Major Research Projects completed/undertaken:

  • Co-Principal Investigator, BRNS Project: ‘Flora and Fauna of Kylleng Pynden Sohiong Mawthabah Uranium rich areas of West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.



National: 6
International: 1

Updated by lakmen_zoology on Sep 16, 2013 13:23:22