Dr. (Ms) Sunita Grover

Born in Jullundur, Punjab on 28 July, 1958. Educated at Govt. Girls Higher Secondary School, Karnal, 1973; Dyal Singh College, Karnal, 1975; Graduated from Punjab University (B.Sc. Hons.), Chandigarh, 1978; Post graduated from Punjab University (M.Sc.), Chandigarh, 1979; Ph.D Dairy Microbiology, National Dairy Research Institute (Kurukshetra University), 1985.

Scientist, 1986; Scientist (SS), 1991; Senior Scientist, 1998; Principal Scientist, 2006; Head, Dairy Microbiology Division, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana, August, 2014-20.

Awards/Honours: ICAR Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award, 2014; DBT Young National Women Bioscientist Award, 2000; UNDP Fellowship, 1991-92; UNU-Kirin Fellowship, 2002.

Research Areas: Probiotics and Gut Microbiota, Microbial Diversity, Recombinant Proteins, PCR and Real Time PCR based detection of Food Borne pathogens

Address: "Veera Villa", 789, Sector-8, Part I, Urban Estate, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 7963647; Cell: 9996033052, 9996655789; Email: sungro@gmail.com; dmfaculty.ndri@gmail.com]