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Dr. Poonam A. Kant

Dr. Poonam A. Kant (Reader & Teacher-in-Charge) is the senior most and founder teacher of the department. She is a University gold medalist three times over. Her Field of specialization is endocrinology and her favorite subject area is physiology. She initiated the departmental magazine, Zoological society 'Niche'. She has authored a class XI Biology book.

Title Dr. First Name  Poonam Last Name  A. Kant Photograph
Designation  Associate Professor  
Department  Zoology


Acharya Narendra Dev College
Govind Puri,
New Delhi-110019.

Phone Number


Education Subject Institution
 B.Sc. (H)  Zoology  University of Delhi
 M.Sc. Zoology  University of Delhi 
 Ph.D.  Reproductive Endocrinology  University of Delhi
Research Interests/ Specialization
Reproductive Endocrinology
Details of PhD. thesis : Studies on the Opioidergic  Regulation of Luteinizing Hormone Secretion and Testicular Steroidogenesis in the male albino rat.
Teaching Experience
Nineteen Years
Research/ Academic Projects
Publications (Last Five Years)
In Indexed/Peer Reviewed Journals
1995 Effect of b-Endorphin and naloxone on rat testicular    steroidogenesis. 
Indian Journal of Experimental Biology Prof. R.N. Saxena
1998 Opioidergic regulation of Luteinizing Hormone Secretion & Gonadal Steroidogenesis in Male rat Neural  Regulation in the Vertebrate Endocrine System.  Ed. P.D. P.Rao,  Plenum Pub Corpn Prof. R.N. Saxena
 1999 Modulation of Luteinizing Hormone Secretion by Neuropeptide Y and Epinephrine in the male rat. Rec. Prog.  in Mol. Comp. Endocrinology. Monica Misra, and  Prof. R.N. Saxena
Participation in Corporate Life

Chemistry in Biology, New Delhi, February, 2010.

National Symposium on Biotechnology: Expanding Horizons" organized by ANDC,   New Delhi, 2003.

Second Congress of Asia Oceania Society  of Comparative Endocrinology, Dec. 1991, New Delhi.

Workshop on Writing a Scientific Paper, Oct., 1991. Conducted by PID, N.Delhi.

Symposium on Frontiers in Biomedical Research", March 1998, organized by Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research, University of Delhi.

Details of Research guidance/Professional consultancy, if any.

Examined Ph.D. Thesis  , 2001

Effect of certain organophosphorous pesticides on the morphochemistry of blood in albino rat. Bundelkhand University, Jhansi.

Member, Organizing Committee

Second Congress of Asia Oceania Society for Comparative Endocrinology, 1991.

Frontiers in Biomedical Research" organized by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research,  University of Delhi.

Member, Editorial Board

Proceedings of the Second Asia Oceania Society for Comparative Endocrinology entitled “Current themes in Comparative Endocrinology" 

Curriculum development

New Syllabus for B.Sc. (H) Zoology.  

B.Sc. (G) Sericulture

Cultural/extra curricular activity

Member, Debating Committee , 2008-10

Member, Sashakt, 2008-10 

Editor, College Magazine, 1995 and 1996.

Founder Zoology Society Niche", ANDC.

Founder Zoology Newsletter PROBE, 2002.

Member, Annual Function Organizing Committee-1995.

Co-Convenor, House Examination, 1995.

Co-Convenor Science Quiz, 1995, 1996.

Convenor, On-the-spot-Sketching Competition, 1995.

Convenor, On-the-spot-Essay Writing Competition 1995.

Convenor, Seminar Committee 2002-03.

Administrative assignments Teacher- in Charge,
Dept. of Zoology - 1994 - 96, 1999 - 2002.
Dept. of Sericulture - 2000 - 2002.
Member, Library Committee - 1994 - 96, 1999 - 2002.
Member, Admissions Committee - 1994 - 96, 1999 - 2002.
Convenor, Fellowship and Awards Committee, 2006 - 08
Member, Asset management Committee, 2006 - 08
Member, Governing Body, ANDC, 1998 - 99
Moderator, B.Sc (G) Sericulture Examinations
Workshops Conducted

Resource person for training of college teachers for holding practicals for B.Sc. (Program Life Science), organized by Acharya Narendra Dev College, 2008-09.

Resource person for training of students in a Summer Training Program organized by    

Acharya Narendra Dev College, 2008-09.

Other Academic Contributions