Prof. Prabhat Kumar Singh
Prabhat K. Singh, M. A. (Goldmedallist), Ph. D.,is Professor and Head, Department of English and Dean (I/c), School of Languages and Literature, Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.
Prof. Singh is former Pro Vice-Chancellor, Purnea University, Purnia. A distinguished academic of thirty-eight years of standing teaching UG, PG, M. Phil and Ph D level programmes, Prof. Singh has to his credit fifteen books of critical and creative writings including his recent publications from Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK, The Indian English Novel of the New Millennium (2013) and Random Thoughts: Essays in Criticism (2015). Besides, he has dozens of research papers published in Indian and foreign literary journals and anthologies. With poetry, fiction, literary criticism and new literatures in English as his main areas of academic interest he has attended/chaired fifty national / international seminars/conferences in India and abroad. A bilingual poet and translator, he is the recipient of National Millennium Honour 2000 and Michael Madhusudan Award 2003. He has been on visits to Malaysia, Spain, Singapore, Australia and the USA with varied academic engagements at universities.