Hiran M. Dutta
Hiran M. Dutta has received her D.S. degree from the Lieden University, The Netherlands, in 1968, and obtained her B.S. and M.S degrees in 1958 and 1960, respectively. Initially her specialty was functional morphology, and then she moved on to toxicology and epidemiology. She is a Professor Emeriti in the Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio, USA, where she taught from 1970 through 2003. She directed an exchange student program between the Kent State University and the Leiden University, The Netherlands from 1998 through 2003.She authored and edited three books; published over 75 articles in major journals of the world. She also an Editor of a scientific book series entitled Biological Systems in Vertebrates. She was awarded Research Scholar of the Council of Scientific Research, Government of India (1966); Fulbright Lecturer/Research Fellowship, Bhagalpur University, India, (1991); Smithsonian Institution Research Scholar Grant, 1991-1993. She was Visiting Professor at the Institute of Zoology, University of Krakow, Poland, 1970; Visiting Professor at the Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Ecology, Poland (1989); Guest lecturer and Visiting Professor at Paradenia University, Sri Lanka (1991).
Biography Updated on 20 March 2011