Indian Society of Genetics & Plant Breeding

Important

ARUNA DR C

Fellow, Elected 2015


Born in Pasalapudi, Andhra Pradesh, India on th 9 September 1964. Educated at Agricultural College, Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU), Amaravathi Road, Lam, Andhra Pradesh, B.Sc. (Ag), 1986; Agricultural College, Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU), Amaravathi Road, Lam, Andhra Pradesh, M.Sc. (Ag., GBP), 1988; Indian Agricultural Research institute (IARI), New Delhi, Ph.D., 1994.

Principal Scientist, Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, 2009 – till date

Scientist, Directorate of Sorghum Research (DSR), Main Road, Madhapur, Hyderabad, 19922001; Senior Scientist, Directorate of Sorghum Research (DSR), Main Road, Madhapur, Hyderabad, 2001 – 2009.

Awards/Honours: NFP fellowship (Netherlands fellowship) awarded by Govt. of Netherlands during 2007; Best Product / Technology award 2006.

Fellow :Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding;

Research Areas: Plant Breeding and Genetics

Address: Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad – 500 030, A.P.; Flat # 203, Laxman Enclave, Padmanabhanagar, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad – 500 028, Tel: Office: 040 – 24599314; Cell: 09948934062 Email: aruna@millets.res.in