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Biotechnologist , educator , researcher

Arvind Mohan Kayastha, Indian biotechnologist, educator, researcher. Fogarty fellow National Institutes of Health, 1989; University Grants Commission grantee, New Delhi, 1994. Member Indian Academy of Sciences, Society Biological Chemistry, Society Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Background

Kayastha, Arvind Mohan was born on August 1, 1960 in Dharmsala, Kangra, India. Son of Shanti Lal and Kusum (Kaistha) Kayastha.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1979. Master of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1987.

Career

Junior research fellow Banaras Hindu University, 1982-1984, senior research fellow, 1984-1987, research associate, 1988-1989. Visiting fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1989-1990. Lecturer School Biotechnology Banaras Hindu University, since 1990.

Visiting fellow University California, Riverside, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapter to book, author numerous articles and book reviews.

Membership

Member Indian Academy of Sciences, Society Biological Chemistry, Society Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Badminton, stamp collecting/philately, science.

Connections

Married Ritu Bakshi, January 2, 1989.

father:
Shanti Lal Kayastha

mother:
Kusum (Kaistha) Kayastha

spouse:
Ritu Bakshi