Dr. Ko Myint

Name
:
Dr. Ko Myint
Position
:
Lecturer, Department of Environment and Water Studies, University of Yangon ,Myanmar.
Contact
:
komyint79@ uy.edu.mm, komyint07@gmail.com
+959 250311839
Education
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● 1994 – 2000, BSc (Hons) (Zoology). University of Yangon, Myanmar
● 2000 – 2002, MSc (Zoology). University of Yangon, Myanmar
● 2002 – 2007, PhD (Zoology: Herpet-Ecology). University of Yangon, Myanmar
Fellowship
:
ASEAN-US Science and Technology Fellow
ASEAN-US Science and Technology Fellowship Program for 2015-2016
Awards
:
(1) Biodiversity Champion in ASEAN-US Science and Technology Fellow Program 2015-2016
(2) Best Science Presentation Award in 2014 in Hinthada University
Work Experience
:
2002-2002 Demonstrator Department of Zoology Hpa-an Degree College
2002-2010 Demonstrator Department of Zoology University of Yangon
2010-2014 Assistant Lecturer Department of Zoology Hinthada University
2014-2020 Lecturer Department of Zoology University of Yangon
2020- till now Lecturer Water and Environmental Studies Department University of Yangon
Research Interest
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Aquatic Ecology, Biodiversity and Wildlife Conservation, Herpetology, Hydrology and Environment

Current Research Activity
:
1. Highland Fauna of Natmataung National Park in Chin State (2019-2021).
2. Ecology and Nesting Activities of Green Turtels on the Thameehla island in Ayeyarwady Region (2019-2022).
3. Survey on Sea Turtle nesting and bycatch study along the coastal areas in Myanmar (2017-2023).
Publications
:
● Ko Myint, 2005. The nesting behabiour of Olive ridely turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) during 2003-2004 nesting season in Bogalay township, Ayeyarwady region. Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Research Journal. Vol. 3, No. 4.
● Ko Myint, 2009. Population assessment and nesting ecology of marine turtle in Ayeyawardy Delta Region. Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Research Journal. Vol. II, No. 4.
● Su Su Naing and Ko Myint, 2016. Impacts of Trade and Conservation Status of Snakes in Myanmar. Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science Research Journal. Vol. XIV, No.
● Ko Myint and Khin Mi MI Zaw, 2011. Some ecological aspects of White lipped pit viper, Trimerusus albolabris species Richness, Distribution and Diversity. Universities Research Journal. Vol. 6, No. 2.
● Ko Myint and Win Maung, 2010. Nest-site selection of Green turtle, Chelonia mydas Linneaus, 1758 on the Thameehla island. Hinthada University Research Journal. Vol. 2, No. 1.
● Ko Myint, 2012. Distribution and Diversity of Amphibians around Duya ‘Inn’
Environs in Hinthada Township. Hinthada University Research Journal. Vol. 4, No. 1.
● Ko Myint, 2014. Distribution and Status of Snake Diversity around
Hinthada University Camous, Township. Hinthada University Research Journal. Vol. V, No. 1.
● Ko Myint, 2016. Marine Turtle Convervation Policy: Kadogalay and Gayetgy Islands should be established the marine Protected Areas for Sustainability Nesting of Olive ridley turtle. Asean-US Science and Technology Policy Review.
● Phone Zaw Oo and Ko Myint, 2019. Nesting Activities of Sea turtles on the Oyster Island in Sittway Environs, Northern Rakhine State. Sittway University Research Journal. Vol.6, No.2.