Dr. Rajender Parsad
Fellow, Elected 2011

Born in Sonepat, India on 10 November 1966. Educated at Govt. Primary School, Sikender Pur Majra, 1972-77; Govt. High School, Rabra, 1977-1982; Hindu College, Sonept, MD University, 1982-86; Indian Agricultural Research Institute, 1986-92; B.Sc. 1982; M.Sc.(Agricultural Statistics), 1986; Ph. D.(Agricultural Statistics) 1992.

Principal Scientist, Division of Design of Experiments, Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi, 2009 to date.

Scientist, 1992-1997, Scientist (Sr. Scale), 1997-2001, Senior Scientist, 2001-2005, ICAR National Fellow, 2005-09 and Head, Division of Design of Experiments, 2009-14, Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi.

Awards/Honours: National Award in Statistics in Honour of Professor CR Rao, 2011; Professor PV Sukhatme Gold Medal Award, ISAS 2010; Dr. D.N. Lal Memorial Lecture Award, ISAS, 2005; IARI Best Teacher Award, 2002; ISCA Certificate of Merit, 1996; IARI Gold Medal, 1986; Nehru Medal, 1986; Dr. VVR Murthy Memorial Award, 1986; Professor PV Sukhatme Endowment Lecture, ISPS, 2016.

Fellow: Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics; Elected Member of International Statistical Institute, Netherlands.

Research Areas: Agricultural Statistics, Design of Experiments, Sampling Techniques

Address: Principal Scientist, Division of Design of Experiments, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, Library Avenue, Pusa, New Delhi 110012; J-34, Chankya Place, Part I, New Delhi 110059; [Tel: Off. (011) 25843573; Res. (011) 25638564, Cell: 9811647837; Fax: (011) 25841564; Email: rajender.parsad@icar.gov.in; rajender@iasri.res.in; rajender1066@yahoo.co.in]

Recognition Award, 2015-2016; Young Scientist Award, 1999-2000; NAAS Associate, 2007-10.