Indian Society of Genetics & Plant Breeding

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SINGH DR G P

Fellow, Elected 2008


Born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India on 17 March 1964. Educated at Central Hindu School, Varanasi, 1979-81; Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, B.Sc. (Hons), 1981-84; M.Sc. (Ag.), 1986-88, Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Ph.D. 1992.

Director, Indian Institute of Wheat & Barley Research, P.B. No. 158, Kunjpura Road, Karnal.

Scientist, National Research Centre for Soybean, Indore, 1993-94; Scientist, Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla, 1994-96; Scientist & Scientist (Senior Scale), Directorate of Wheat Research, Karnal; Senior Scientist & Principal Scientist, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, 2001-2008 & 2009-2016.

Awards/Honours: V.S. Mathur Memorial Award, 2014, Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding, New Delhi.

Fellow: Society of Advancement of Wheat Research, Karnal; Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding, New Delhi, India; Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture and Technology, Jhansi.

Research Areas: Wheat improvement, abiotic stress, physiological phenotyping, MARS & MABB

Address: Director, Indian Institute of Wheat & Barley Research, P.B. No. 158, Kunjpura Road, Karnal 132001; NRC 37, Type IV, Pusa Campus, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2267390; Res. (011) 25841234, Cell: 9868841775, 9560920529; Fax: (011) 25841481; Email: gyanendrapsingh@hotmail.com, gpsingh@iari.res.in]