Jintu Rabha

Jintu Rabha

Associated Faculty

MSc (Gauhati)


Department of Botany
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- jinturabha@gauhati.ac.in

MSc. in Biotechnology with specialization in 'Bioresource and Environmental Biotechnology' from Gauhati University (2008-2010)

Worked as BCIL Trainee at Probiosys Life Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka (Feb.-April, 2011)

Worked as Junior Research Fellow, DBT Twinning Project at Microbial Ecology Laboratory, Department of Botany, Gauhati University (2011-2014)

Joined as Assistant Professor in M.Sc. Course in Microbiology at Department of Botany, Gauhati University (August 2015- present)

Agricultural microbiology and Plant-Microbe interactions

Environmental Microbiology

Food and Industrial Microbiology

Awarded Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) fellowship in Biotechnology (2010) by MHRD, Govt. of India
Awarded Junior Research Fellowship cum National Eligibility for Lecturship Award in Life Sciences by CSIR-UGC, Govt. of India, Dec. 2011


Chakraborty, BN., Acharya, A., Chakraborty, U., Rabha, J., and Jha, DK. (2013) Screening of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi associated with Persea bombycina Kost and their effect on Improvement on plant health. Journal of Plant Disease Sciences. 8 (2) 2013: 141-147

Rabha, J., Jha, D.K., Sarma, H.K., Acharya, A., Chakraborty, U., and Chakraborty, B.N. (2014) Characterization of bacteria from the rhizosphere of Persea bombycina with multiple growth promoting traits. Indian Phytopathology 67 (2): 126-133

Rabha J., Jha D.K., Sarma H.K., Acharya A., Chakraborty U. and Chakraborty B.N. (2014). Growth improvement and biochemical responses of Persea bombycina to native rhizosphere Trichoderma harzanium isolate PBR1. Journal of botanical society of Bengal. 68: 149-157

Chakraborty, B.N., Acharya, A., Chakraborty, U., Rabha, J., Jha, D.K., and Sarma, HK (2014) Growth Promotion and Induction of Defense Enzymes in Persea bombycina Following Application of AMF and PGPR against Colletotricuhm gloeosporoides causing Leaf Blight Disease. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology. 44(3): 249-256

Chakraborty, B., Acharya, A., Chakraborty, U., Jha, D.K., Rabha, J. (2016) Activation of defense response in som plant against leaf blight following application of bioinoculants (2016) Indian Phytopathology, 69 (2), pp. 181-189.

Rabha, J., Baruah, A., Mahatta, P. And Jha, DK. (2017) Studies on rhizosphere and endophytic fungi from Aquillaria mallacensis and their Plant growth promoting activities. Journal of Advanced Plant Sciences. 9(1): 30-37

Rabha, J. and Jha, D.K. (2018) Metabolic Diversity of Penicillium, In New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering, edited by Vijai Kumar Gupta and Susana Rodriguez-Couto, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2018, Pages 217-234, ISBN 9780444635013, https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63501-3.00012-0.

Deka, D., Rabha, J. and Jha, D.K. (2018) Application of Myconanotechnology in the Sustainable management of Crop Production System, In Fungal Biology, Ram Prasad (Eds): Fungal Nanobiotechnology: Applications in Agriculture, Industry and Medicine, Springer, USA (Accepted)

Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI). Life Member (Mem. No. No. 3516/2012) 

American Society of Microbiology (ASM), Annual Member (2015)

Indian Phytopathological Society (IPS), Annual Member (2014, 2016)

Member, Joint collaboration under MOU between Gauhati University and University of Naples, Italy for Scientific exploration in Natural Product Chemistry (2017-18 onwards)

1. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Virtual Workshop on “Art of Science Communication”. April 20, 2015 at Gauhati University.

2. Hands-On Training Workshop On “Next Generation Sequencing and Its Applications” Organized by DBT State Level Biotech Hub Project at the Department of Botany, North Eastern Hill University from March 3-10, 2014.

3. DBT Sponsored Workshop On Advanced Molecular Biology Techniques” (As Instructor) organized by Institutional Biotech Hub, Department of Biotechnology, Gauhati University on November 19-25, 2012

4. Training Course on Application of Bioinformatics Tools in Biotechnology, organized by Bioinformatics Centre, Gauhati University Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility (BIF), Gauhati University. Dated: March 25-27, 2009