Dr. Bhupendra Veer Singh Sisodia

Born in District-Mau, Uttar Pradesh, India on 31st March 1955. Educated at Wesley Inter College, Azamgarh, U.P., 1967-71, Udai Pratap College, Varanasi, U.P., 1971-73, B.Sc.; Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, 1973-1979, M.Sc. (Agricultural Statistics) 1975, Ph.D. (Agricultural Statistics) 1979, Retired as Professor and Head, Department of Agricultural Statistics, Acharya Narendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology (ANDUAT), Kumarganj, Ayodhya, U.P., India on 30th June 2017.

Scientist S-1 at I.V.R.I. (I.C.A.R.), Izatnagar, Bareilly, U.P., 1978-1983; Associate Professor at RAU, Pusa, Bihar, 1983-1987; Associate Professor at ANDUAT, Ayodhya, U.P., 1987-1993; Professor at ANDUAT, Ayodhya, U.P., 1993-2017. Held additional positions of Registrar and Director of Administration and Monitoring in ANDUAT. Also worked as Principal, Chandra Bhanu Gupta P.G. Agriculture College, BKT, Lucknow, U.P., India, 2018-2020.

Awards/Honours: Jawhahar Lal Nehru Award by ICAR-1980; Honorary member to “The Research Board of Advisors-1999 of the American Biographical Institute, Inc, USA; Life-Time Education Achievement Award-2004 by Heath and Education Development Association, New Delhi; D.N. Lal Memorial Lecture Award-2010 by Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics (ISAS), New Delhi; Sankhyiki Bhushan Award by ICAR-IASRI- ISAS, New Delhi; Life Time Achievement Award by Samagra Vikas Welfare Society, Lucknow -2016; Life Time Achievement Award by Dr. Ram Avatar Shiksha Samiti (DRASS), Lucknow 2020; Vice-President of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, New Delhi since 2015; Advisor in the Personality Test Board for Interviewing Candidates qualified for IAS in the Civil Service (Main) Examination, 2007 and 2010, UPSC, New Delhi; Editor/Associate Editor of various National and International Journal of repute in Statistics/ Agricultural Statistics/Applied Sciences; Member in QRT of ICAR-Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi for the period 2012-2016; Member B.S.M.A. Committee on Statistical Sciences for development of Academic Regulations and Revision of Syllabi for courses of M.Sc. & Ph.D. programme, constituted by ICAR, New Delhi in March 2018; Member Governing Body of Institute of Applied Statistics and Development Studies, Lucknow, U.P. since 2018; Worked as an expert member in selection committees of ASRB, various Universities; UPPSC, Prayagraj, U.P.; RPSC, Ajmer; U.P.S.C, New Delhi; UP Higher Education Commission, Prayagraj, U.P. etc. Delivered about 38 Invited/ Memorial lectures in conferences/ seminar etc; I have been a resource person for IRRI, Philippines, for the data analysis of On-Farm- Trials, Visited frequently the said institute in this connection; Worked as Visiting Professor in various Universities of Canada.

Fellow: Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, New Delhi

Research Areas: Sample Survey Techniques, Modeling of Secondary Data for Growth Trend and Forecasting studies, Small Area Estimation Techniques, Calibration Estimation Techniques in Survey sampling

Address: H-1/799, Janakipuram, Lucknow 226021, U.P.; [Tel: Cell: 9450877840, 8840197280; Email: bvssisodia@gmail.com]