Prof. (Dr.) Amarnath Mishra

Prof. (Dr.) Amarnath Mishra

Professor (Forensic Science) & Head, LIFS, Gr. Noida

Prof. (Dr.) Amarnath Mishra has been working as Professor (Forensic Science) & Head at the Lloyd Institute of Forensic Science, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh affiliated to National Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat (An Institution of National Importance), Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India since October 2022. Prior to this, he worked at the School of Forensics, Risk Management & National Security, Rashtriya Raksha University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat (An Institution of National Importance) (Pioneering National Security and Police University of India), Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, Amity Institute of Forensic Sciences, Amity University, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India, Department of Forensic Science, School of Humanities, Arts & Applied Sciences, Amity University Dubai Campus, United Arab Emirates, Department of Forensic Medicine, National Medical College, Birgunj affiliated to Tribhuvan University and College of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur affiliated to Kathmandu University recognized by Nepal Medical Council and approved by Government of Nepal, Ministry of Education. He has over fourteen years of experience in Research, Academics, Administration, Forensic Practice and Case work.

Prof. (Dr.) Mishra has awarded with Ph.D. degree in Forensic Science with specialization in Forensic and Analytical Toxicology from the Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences, Prayagraj (Formerly SHIATS, Allahabad) in collaboration with the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Chandigarh, MHA, Govt. of India. He has completed his M.Phil. degree in Biochemistry with specialization in Forensic Biochemistry from Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, Tamilnadu, India. He has completed his M.Sc. degree in Forensic Science with specialization in Forensic Serology & DNA Fingerprinting from the Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences, Prayagraj (Formerly AAIDU, Allahabad) in collaboration with the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Hyderabad, MHA, Govt. of India. He has worked as Research Scholar (May 2007 - August 2008) for the pilot study on “Non-registration of F.I.R." at Police Stations conducted by the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D), MHA, Govt. of India. He has completed his B.Sc. degree with Chemistry, Botany and Zoology from Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He has qualified UGC-NET Exam. June 2007 for Lectureship in Forensic Science

Prof. (Dr.) Mishra has published 7 books, 21 book chapters, and more than 51 research articles in reputed peer-reviewed national and international journals and presented around 25 papers in national and international conferences, and attended more than 55 conferences, seminars, workshops, FDPs, and refresher courses. He has delivered more than 17 invited talks at various national and international events. He has granted/awarded 4 national & international patents and filed 1 national patent & 1 copyright in 2022.

Prof. (Dr.) Mishra has supervised two Ph.D. students in the area of issue and prospective of DNA application and method development for analysis of drugs. He has guided more than 120 undergraduate and postgraduate students in various programs i.e., B.Sc., B.Tech., M.Sc., M.B.B.S., and M.D for their major projects and dissertations. Prof. (Dr.) Mishra is a Technical Assessor for NABL, India. He is a paper setter and an external examiner for various academic institutions and recruitment agencies. He is an editorial board member in different reputed National and International journals. He has taught as a visiting faculty at various Institutions like the Department of Forensic Science and Criminology of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A Central University), National P.G. College, University of Lucknow, India, etc. He has organized more than twelve events i.e. Seminar, Workshop, Conference, FDP, Refresher Course, Capacity Building Training, etc.

Prof. (Dr.) Mishra is a Freelance Forensic Expert and Medico-legal Consultant for the Court of Law under section 45 of the Indian Evidence Act 1872. He has also contributed his knowledge and experience in TV and Radio programs as a Forensic Expert. In addition to his above assignments, he is serving many professional bodies along with lifetime membership

Teaching Interest: Forensic Toxicology, Forensic Medicine, Questioned Documents & Fingerprints, Crime Scene Investigation, Forensic Serology & DNA Fingerprinting, Law

  • Qualification:

    M.Sc. (Forensic Science), PhD (Forensic Science), UGC-NET (Forensic Science), M.Phil. (Biochemistry), M.Sc. (Biochemistry), P.G.D.C.A., D.C.A., C.C.C., D.I.P., P.G.J.M.C., QMS, RMS, ISMS (TA-NABL, MRSC, MISCA, MIST, MSTOX, MISHG, MSOBC, MAPAMT, AM-AAFS, MTIAFT, MWASET, MPAFMAT, MVIBHA, MISC, MADNAT)