Dr. Harpal Singh
Fellow, Elected 1997

Born in Muzaffarnagar, U.P. on 15 July 1942. Educated at DAV Collge, Muzaffarnagar, 1956-60; GBPUAT, 1960-66; University of Illinois, USA, 1968-71; B.Sc. 1960; B.V.Sc.&A.H. 1964; M.V.Sc. 1966; Ph.D. 1971; Diploma in French Language, 1982.

Assistant Professor, 1966-72, Associate Professor, 1972-77, Professor Veterinary Surgery, 1977-2003; and Head, Department of Surgery & Radiology, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar; Professor Surgery, University of Constantine, Algeria, 1980-83; Dean, Student Welfare, 1984-87, Director, Training and Placement, 1988-89, Dean, College of Post Graduate Studies, 1992-95, Dean, College of Veterinary Sciences, 1995-99, Dean, College of Fishery Sciences, 1997-99, and Director, Administration and Monitoring, 2000-2001, GBPUAT, Pantnagar; Professor Surgery, Hawassa University, Ethiopia, 2010-12.

Awards/Honours: Ramlal Agrawal National Award, 1992 and 1997; Distinguished Veterinarian Award, 2005; ISVS Lifetime Achievement Award; ISACP Lifetime Achievement Award. President, Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery, and Indian Society of Veterinary Educators; Member Board of Management of Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindhia Agricultural University Gwalior, NAARM Hyderabad and UP Livestock and Poultry Specialities; Member Research Advisory Committees of CAZRI Jodhpur, IVRI Izatnagar, NAARM Hyderabad and CIRB Hissar; Member ICAR Panels on Animal Science Research and Agricultural Education and Home Science; Member QRT on Directorate of Cropping System Research, Meerut; Chairman/Member Project Development Committees of Veterinary College Patna, Veterinary College Aizawl, Veterinary College Lakhimpur; Member Academic Faculty Councils of IVRI Izatnagar, RAU, Bikaner and RAU, Samastipur; Member Governing Council of National Academy of Veterinary Sciences, Editorial Board of IJVS, Subject matter Panel of Specialists of NATP for Arid zone, DRDO panels on Agricultural Research and Food and Bioresources, Animal Science Panel on Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology.

Fellow: National Academy of Veterinary Sciences; Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery; Association for Advancement of Veterinary Research.

Research Areas: Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

Address: 172/18, Indra Bhawan, Deepchand Colony, Dwarkapuri, Muzaffarnagar 251001, U.P.; [Tel: Res. (0131) 2615573, Cell: 09412678436; Email: harpalsinghmzn@gmail.com]

Dr. P. Bhattacharya Memorial Award, 2005-2006