Director

Prof. Dr. S. K. SHUKLA, Campus Director

 

Director ImageForensic Scientist (M.Sc., Ph. D.) with 46 years of experience in Research, Education, Training and Management and forensic case Examinations

Presently, Campus Director, LNJN NICFS, Delhi Campus of National Forensic Science University, MHA, Govt. of India, Rohini, Delhi. Having long academic experience of Professor and Director in a university, devoted to teaching UG, PG and Doctoral students. 18 research scholars have been awarded Ph. D. degrees in the areas of Forensic Chemistry, Toxicology, DNA fingerprinting, Questioned Documents, Biology, Ballistics, Computer Forensics and Criminology. Have more than 220 Research Papers published and presented more than 100 papers in conferences. Has chaired many scientific sessions in conferences and seminars as well as have delivered invited talks regularly on various national and international forums.

Has served as Chief Examiner and approved guide for research for Osmania University, JNTU Hyderabad, IIT Roorkee, Dry HS Gourd University Sagar (M.P), SHIATS University, Allahabad, Punjabi University, Patiala, Panjab University Chandigarh, Rajasthan University, Jaipur, MDU Rothay, Amity University, Noida (U.P) and Amity University, Haryana. In addition, has acted as Advisor/ Expert in various selection boards at Central and State level for the selection of officers in Govt. departments

Has also worked as Director Central Forensic Science Laboratories (CFSL) Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. As a scientist having expertise in Chemistry, Toxicology, Explosives, Narcotics, Drugs, Petroleum Products, Quality Management, Crime Scene Investigation and expert’s evidence in courts of law. Has conducted training programmes, examined several thousand crime cases, investigated crime scenes and deposed in courts of law as an expert.

As the Director of CFSLs (Hyderabad and Chandigarh) had improved and modernized the infrastructure in the laboratories, set up and developed forensic investigation facilities such as DNA, Bulletproof Testing, Cyber Forensics, Voice Examination. Has also been trained in Netherlands and FBI, USA in the field of instrumentation and Quality Management.

Also, an assessor for the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors - Laboratory Accreditation Board International (ASCLD-LAB), USA and National Accreditation Board of Calibration and Testing Laboratories (NABL) India.

email - director.nicfs@nic.in