Amarnath Mishra

Amarnath Mishra

Assistant Professor
Amity Institute of Forensic Sciences
India

Biography:

Dr. Amarnath Mishra has been working as Assistant Professor at Amity Institute of Forensic Sciences, Amity University UP, Noida, India since August, 2015. Prior, he had worked as Associate Professor in the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology of Tribhuvan University, National Medical College, Nepal and also worked as Lecturer in the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology of Kathmandu University, College of Medical Sciences, Nepal.

Dr. Mishra received his Ph.D. in Forensic Science with specialization in Forensic and Analytical Toxicology from Sam Higgibottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences, Allahabad, India in collaboration with the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Chandigarh, India. He received his M.Phil. in Biochemistry with specialization in DNA Forensic and Toxicology from Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, Tamilnadu, India and he completed his M.Sc. in Forensic Science with specialization in DNA Forensic and Toxicology from Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences, Allahabad, India in collaboration with the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Hyderabad, India.

Dr. Mishra is serving as editor-in-chief, editor, associate editor, section editor, guest editor, reviewer and editorial board member in various National and International journals of concerned specialization and subjects. He had worked as a Research Scholar on the Project of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D), Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. He published two books, two book chapters and more than seventeen research articles in reputed peer-reviewed National and International journals. He has participated in more than eleven oral and poster presentation during National and International conferences and seminars in forensic domain. He is the member of various National and International professional bodies like the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Society of Toxicology, Punjab Academy of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology. He is also the Visiting/ Guest Faculty of various Colleges and Universities like Amity University Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Department of Forensic Science and Criminology of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A Central University), National P.G. College, University of Lucknow, India. Currently, He is supervising three Ph.D. candidates in the area of issue and prospective of DNA application, new-psychoactive substances, and anesthetics drugs.

Research interest:

Dr. Mishra has been working as a forensic consultant for solving the cases related to medico-legal, toxicology, forensic serology & DNA fingerprinting, firearms, questioned documents and fingerprint examination for last 10 years. His expertise aforementioned areas are helpful to client, police and court. He sorted out many cases like dowry death, sexual assault, hanging, firearm, poisoning, paternity dispute and signature verification.