Past Heads of the Institute


Name Duration Designation
Professor Birbal Sahni, FRS September. 1946 - April. 1949 Director (Hon)
Mrs Savitri Sahni April. 1949 - May. 1950 Director (Hon)
Professor Ove Arbo Hoeg October. 1951 - August. 1953 Director
Dr. K.R. Surange, FNA August. 1953 - April. 1980 Director
Dr. M.N. Bose, FNA May. 1980 - March. 1985 Director
Dr. B.S. Venkatachala, FNASc. June. 1985 - Janaury. 1993 Director
Dr. K.P. Jain, FPbS February. 1993 - March. 1993 Acting Director
Dr. R.S. Tiwari, FPbS March. 1993 - Janaury. 1996 Director
Dr. G. Rajagopalan February. 1996 - November. 1997 Acting Director
Professor A.K. Sinha, FGS (London) November. 1997 - February. 2003 Director
Dr. Jayasri Banerji February. 2003 - Janaury. 2004 Scientist In-charge
Dr. Jayasri Banerji February. 2004 - February. 2005 Officiating Director
Dr. Naresh Chandra Mehrotra March. 2005 - October. 2012 Director
Dr. R.R. Yadav November. 2012 - Janaury. 2013 Director-Incharge
Prof. Sunil Bajpai Janaury. 2013 - Janaury. 2018 Director
Prof. Sunil Bajpai Janaury. 2018 - July. 2018 Director ( Additional Charge)
Dr. R C Mehrotra July. 2018 - February. 2019 Director ( Additional Charge)
Prof. Mukund Sharma March. 2019 - June. 2019 Director ( Additional Charge)