Dr. Anil Grover

Born in New Delhi, India on 15 August 1958. Educated at University of Delhi, B.Sc. 1977 and M.Sc. 1979; Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Ph.D. 1984; Rockefeller Post Doctoral Fellow, 1993-94; and Rockefeller Career Fellow, 1996-99 CSIRO, Division of Plant Industry, Canberra, Australia; Post Doctoral Fellow, University of California, Davis, USA, 2002-2004.

Professor, Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi, 2002-to date.

Research Associate, J.N.U, New Delhi, 1984-85; Tata Energy Research Institute 1985-87; and CIDA-NSERC University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 1987-88; Scientist, 1988-89, Lecturer, 1989-96 and Reader, 1996-2002, Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi.

Awards/Honours: Indo-Australia Visiting Fellowship award, INSA; J.C. Bose Fellowship award, DST; National Bioscience award, DBT; B.M. Birla Science prize in Biology, India; Prof. Hiralal Chakravarathy award, ISCA; Young Scientist Medal, INSA.

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences, India; Indian National Science Academy, Indian Academy of Sciences.

Research Areas: Physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology and genomics of plant abiotic stress responses

Address: Professor, Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi, South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi 110021; C-1/96, Janak Puri, New Delhi 110058; [Tel: Off. (011) 24115097, 24117693; Res. (011) 49854674; Cell: 9871618167; Fax: (011) 24115270; Email: anil.anilgrover@gmail.com; agrover@south.du.ac.in]