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

The Dog Lab is looking for a Post doc. If you are not afraid of dogs and would like to work on dog behaviour, ecology and cognition on the streets of India, apply now! Learn more


Congratulations Sourabh Biswas on receiving the ABS Developing Nation Award in 2023!    
Congratulations Dishari Dasgupta for being selected as Prime Minister's Research Fellow (PMRF) fellow in Cycle 9 (May cycle, 2022)!
Congratulations Rohan Sarkar on winning the JEDI Grant, 2022 from Animal Behavior Society, USA!
Congratulations Dr. Arunita Banerjee for bagging third position in #TalkYourThesis competition at India Science Fest 2022.
Dr. Anindita Bhadra and 10 other experts from across the world write on the importance of UNESCO's call for open science, in an invited commentary from Frontiers Policy Labs
  Congratulations 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.

Rohan Sarkar was awarded the ABS Developing Nations Grant in 2021.

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.

We are on Youtube too!

Dog Lab has its own Youtube Channel! Subscribe for more interesting short videos in the upcoming future!


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