Dr. Syed Mohammed Khursheed Naqvi
Fellow, Elected 2012

Born in Malpura, Rajasthan, India on 10 July 1958. Educated at Government Higher Secondary School, Malpura District Tonk, Rajasthan; Maharaja's College, Jaipur, 1978; National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal; M.Sc.(Dairying) 1982; Ph.D. (Animal Physiology) 1988.

Scientist, Senior Scientist, Principal Scientist, 1984-2007, and Principal Scientist & Head, Division of Physiology and Biochemistry, Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar, 2007-12; Director, ICAR-Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar, 2012-17.

Awards/Honours: ICAR Award for Team Research, 1997-98 and 2003-04; Dr. Rajendra Puraskar for Technical Books in Hindi in Agriculture and Allied Sciences, 2017; D.N. Mullick Memorial Award, 2006-07; DBT Biotechnology Associateship, 1991; Young Scientist Award, 1996; ISSGPU Best Research Article Award, 2010; SAPI Best Research Paper Award, 2009; Agricultural Science Congress Best Paper Presentation Award, 1999; Indian Science Congress Best Poster Award, 2001; ISSGPU Award, 2001; ISSRF Best Poster Award, 1998; Rajasthan Gourav, 2008.

Fellow: Indian Society for Sheep and Goat Production and Utilization; Society of Animal Physiologist of India; Member, National Academy of Sciences, India; National Academy of Biological Sciences.

Research Areas: Small Ruminants, Reproductive Biotechnology, Stress Physiology

Address: Former Director, ICAR-Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar via Jaipur 304501, Rajasthan; VI/2, CSWRI Campus, Avikanagar 304501, Rajasthan; [Tel: Off. (01437) 220162; Cell: 9414440194; Fax: (01437) 220163; Email: naqvismk@yahoo.co.in]