Keeping in mind the travel and field-work restrictions due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Dog Lab is open only for virtual internship this year. Please write to Dr. Anindita Bhadra if interested.

Dog Lab launches it's first citizen science program. All age-groups and nationalities are welcome. School students are especially encouraged to participate. Learn more

Dog lab welcomes applications from international students interested in pursuing PhD in the lab under Study in India program. Please write to Dr. Anindita Bhadra if interested. Learn more


Congratulations to Dr. Rubina Mondal on winning the Waltham Foundation Grant in 2021. She has joined the dog lab as a postdoctoral researcher.

Congratulations Dr. Arunita Banerjee on successfully defending your thesis on 27th October,2021. Best wishes for your future endeavors.

Dr. Anindita Bhadra has been awarded the prestigious Janaki Ammal- National Women Bioscientist award, 2020-2021.

Shubhra Sau (Project Fellow) secured a PhD position at Masaryk University, Czech Republic on December,2020.

Dr. Debottam Bhattacharjee secured the prestigious Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowship for his post-doctoral studies, in February, 2020.

Dr. Manabi Paul, the first PhD to graduate from the lab, wins the DST-INSPIRE faculty position in the Dept. of Environmental Sciences, Calcutta Univ., on 28th March, 2019.

The Dog Lab is starting a new project, which needs inputs from people who have adopted stray dogs in India. Your dog will be acknowledged with a certificate from the Dog Lab if you complete the survey! Please help up by responding to the survey, and sharing widely.


Behaviour and Ecology Lab

S-237, Research Complex

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata

Mohanpur Campus, Nadia -741246

West Bengal, India


Phone: +91-33 6136 0000 ext 1223