Department of Geography
Prof. Abdul Munir
|Thrust Area :||Agricultural Geography & Urban Geography|
|Address :||4/154 - D, Gulishtan Colony, Badam Nagar Aligarh - 202 002, India|
Prof. Abdul Munir a distinguished teacher in Geography also taught in Shibli National P.G. College, Azamgarh. After obtaining Ph.D. degree in 1987, started teaching in A. M. U., Aligarh. Presently he is a senior Professor in the Department.
Prof. Munir has a wide ranging interest in many branches of Geography but specializes in Agricultural Geography, Urban Geography, Settlement Geography and Quantitative Geography.
Prof. Munir has supervised 20 M. Phil and Ph. D. students. He has credited numerous research papers in the field of Applied Geography in the journals of National and International repute. His outstanding papers published in Asian Profile, Canada are related to urban environment of Aligarh city, forest ecology of Uttarakhand and population and foodgrains production in Uttar Pradesh. Besides, he has authored and edited eight volumes on agriculture, resource development, environment and poverty. He has attended 30 national and international conferences in India and abroad.