JAISWAL DR JAI PRAKASH
Fellow, Elected 2017
Born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India on January 1, 1964. Educated at G.B. Pant University Agricultural and Technology and obtained B.Sc. Ag (Honours) & A.H., M.Sc. (Ag) Plant Breeding and Ph.D. (Plant Breeding) degrees in 1983, 1985 and 1990, respectively.
Professor, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand, w.e.f. 2009 - till date.
Assistant Breeder, Mahendra Hybrid Seeds Co. Ltd., Jalna (Maharashtra), 1990 - 1992; Scientific Officer (Plant Breeding), U.P. Council of Agricultural Research (UPCAR), Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), 1992-2003; Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand, 2003 – 2009.
Awards/Honours: Member, Board of Trustees, Wheat Research & Technology Fund, ICAR-IIWBR, Karnal 2017; Faculty Excellence Award 2013, GBPUAT, Pantnagar,Visiting scientist CIMMYT, Mexico, 2007; FAO Consultant 2001; Dr. K.S. Krishnan (Deptt. of Atomic Energy) Senior Research Fellowship awarded by Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai; University merit certificates for the year 1981-82 and 1982-83.
Fellow, Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding 2017.
Research Areas: Wheat & Barley Breeding, Molecular Breeding.
Address: Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, College of Agriculture, G.B. Pant University Agricultural and Technology, Pantnagar – 263 145, Uttarakhand; [Tel: 05944 233210(Off), 05944 235624 (R), Cell: 09411159751, Email: email@example.com]