Dr. Nawal Kishore Dubey

Born in Deoria, Uttar Pradesh on 1 July 1957. B.Sc. 1975, M.Sc. 1977 and Ph.D. 1981, Gorakhpur University

Senior Professor, Department of Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Research Associate, Gorakhpur University, 1981-84; Lecturer in Botany, 1984-92 and Reader in Botany, 1992-2004, BHU, Varanasi. Visiting Fellow, University of Iri, South Korea under INSA Exchange, 1991; Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life sciences, Tokyo, Japan under INSA-JSPS Exchange Programme, 1996; INSA visiting fellow CFTRI, Mysore, 1995; Invited Professor University De French, Besancon, France, 1997; Kings College, London. Under INSA-Royal Society Exchange Programme for three months, 2001; Coordinator, Applied Microbiology, BHU, 2012-15; Head, CAS of Botany, BHU, 2020 to date.

Awards/Honours: BHU Smrity Roy Memorial Gold Medal for Best Teacher of Institute of Science, 2014; Panchanan Maheshwari 2019 Gold Medal of Indian Botanical Society; IPS Prof. M.J. Narsimhan Academic Merit Award, 1982; ISCA Young Scientist Award of Indian Science Congress Association, 1985; Dr. S.R. Bose Memorial Award -2019 of Indian Mycological Society, 2019; BHU Malviya Memorial Award, 1986; Fellow: National Academy of Sciences (FNASc), Allahabad, 2014; Indian Botanical Society, 1990; Indian Phytopathological Society, 2011; Indian Mycological society, Mycological Society of India, Member, Executive Council, Indian Botanical Society, 2014-17; Member, Mycological Society of India, 2014-17, TOP REVIEWER Award, 2011; Elsevier International Journal of Food Microbiology, 2011, Member Project Advisory Board, Fondazione Cariplo, Italy, 2014-2015; Ministry of Education and Science Astana, Republic of Republic of Kazakhstan, 2014-2015; Scientific Research _FNRS ( F R S - F N R S ), Belgium, 2018-2019; Session Coordinator, 9th International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP 2008) Torino, Italy; Subject Editor, Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section:B Biological Sciences, 2016 to date. Most Productive Researcher award -2019, Institute of science, BHU, Selected among World Ranking of top 2% Indian scientists, Category: Food Science, Oct 2020 (based on an independent study done by Stanford University scientists, Member, Editorial Board LWT Food Science and Technology, Elsevier Publication, Member, Research Advisory Committee, BSI, India

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences (FNASc), Allahabad, 2014

Research Areas: Botanical Pesticides

Address: Professor, Department of Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; B 34/130 A-13, Manas Nagar Extension, Durga Kund, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; [Tel: Cell: 9415295765; Fax: (0542) 2368174; Email: nkdubeybhu@gmail.com]