Dr. Syed Mohammed Khursheed Naqvi

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. He was also honoured with LIFE Time Achievement awards from Animal Physiologist association (2017) and Indian Society foe Study reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF-2020).

Fellow: Indian Society for Sheep and Goat Production and Utilization; Society of Animal Physiologist of India; Society of Animal Physiologists of India (SAPI and National Environmental Science Academy (NESA). Member, National Academy of Sciences, India; National Academy of Biological Sciences

Research Areas: Small Ruminants, Reproductive Biotechnology, Stress Physiology

Address: J-34, Shanti Marg, Ashok Chowk, Adarsh Nagar, Jaipur 302004, Rajasthan; [Tel: Cell: 9414440194; 8000131578; Email: naqvismk@yahoo.co.in]