Dr. Pankaj Kaushal
FELLOW, ELECTED 2023
Born in Khanna, Punjab, India on 30 September, 1970. Educated at Pt. Ravishanker Shukla University Raipur, Chhattisgarh, 1987-89; PAU Ludhiana, 1989-1995; B.Sc. 1989; M.Sc. (Genetics) 1992; Ph.D. (Genetics) 1995; Post-Doctoral Fellowships- IPK Gatersleben, Germany 2001-2002; CNR Perugia, Italy 2009; UGA Tifton, USA 2012.
Joint Director (Research), ICAR-National Institute of Biotic Stress Management, Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
Scientist (Genetics) (1995-2004) and Sr Scientist (2004-2008) at ICAR-IGFRI, Jhansi, Principal Scientist (2008-2011) at NRRI Cuttack, Head Crop Improvement Division (2011-2016) IGFRI Jhansi; and Joint Director (Research) at NIBSM Raipur, since 2016.
Awards/Honours: Dr S K Vasal Award – ISPGR 2021; DBT Biotech Associateship Award 2009; ICAR Team Award (for outstanding interdisciplinary team research) for the biennium 2007-2008; DST-BOYSCAST Fellow 2001.
Fellow: Range Management Society of India
Research Areas: Apomixis; Alien gene introgressions; Fodders and Rice cytogenetics; Stress tolerance
Address: Joint Director (Research), ICAR-National Institute of Biotic Stress Managemen, Baronda, Raipur 493225, Chhattisgarh; S-301, Shanti Tower, 85/1 Basant Vihar, Civil Lines, Jhansi 284002, U.P.; [Tel: Off: (0771) 2225333; Cell: 9198890991; Email: email@example.com]
NAAS Associate, 2006