Dr. Pranesh Gudur

Dr. Pranesh Gudur

Dr. Pranesh Gudur is a distinguished academician with a multifaceted career spanning education, research, and administration. His dedication to the field of health sciences is evident in his extensive experience as a professor, researcher, and university administrator. Dr. Gudur's academic journey began with a Ph.D. in Microbiology. This expertise laid the foundation for his research endeavors, which have delved into diverse areas like antibiotic discovery, anti-diabetic agents, and the impact of yoga on human health. His research portfolio boasts publications in both national and international journals, showcasing his commitment to advancing scientific knowledge.

Beyond the realm of research, Dr. Gudur has served as a pillar of academic excellence at the Karnataka College of Pharmacy, Bidar. For over two decades, he donned various hats - lecturer, senior lecturer, assistant professor, and finally, professor - sharing his knowledge and nurturing future generations of pharmacists. Dr. Gudur's administrative acumen has been instrumental in shaping the landscape of health sciences education in Karnataka. His two-decade-long tenure at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) stands as a testament to his leadership and organizational skills. As Dy. Registrar and Director of Prasaranga and R&D, he spearheaded significant reforms across various university sections, including Syndicates, examinations, and curriculum development.

Dr. Gudur's vision extended beyond administrative processes. He recognized the importance of fostering scientific communication in regional languages. Under his leadership as Director-In-Charge of Prasaranga, RGUHS witnessed the publication of six quarterly scientific journals in diverse health science fields, along with ten Kannada language textbooks and a dedicated Kannada health science journal - "Aarogya Vijnyana." covering recent advancements in medicine, Dentistry, Ayurveda, Pharmacy, Nursing, Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences. This initiative ensured wider accessibility of scientific knowledge to the Kannada-speaking population.

Furthermore, Dr. Gudur played a pivotal role in elevating the quality of healthcare education in Karnataka. He actively participated in organizing orientation and training programs for medical colleges, aimed at securing accreditation by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH). His administrative responsibilities also encompassed conducting elections for various university bodies, ensuring smooth transitions and fostering a culture of democratic governance within RGUHS. He actively participated in formulating university statutes and establishing regional centers, demonstrating his commitment to the university's growth and development. Currently, Dr. Gudur leverages his vast experience as the Registrar (Evaluation) at Adichunchanagiri University, contributing to the university's evaluation processes and upholding academic integrity.

Dr. Pranesh Gudur's illustrious career exemplifies dedication to education, research, and administrative excellence. His contributions have not only nurtured young minds but also significantly shaped the landscape of health sciences education in Karnataka.

Dr. Pranesh Gudur
Ph.D. (Microbiology)
Registrar (Evaluation),
Adichunchanagiri University,
BG Nagara