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plant biochemistry educator

Hari Shanker Srivastava, Indian plant biochemistry educator. Recipient foreign researcher award Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Canada, 1992; fellow Indian National Academy of Sciences, 1988. President Society of Green World, Bareilly, since 1993. Fellow Indian Society for Plant Physiology (executive councillor 1994-1996, Josip Juraj Chinoy golf medal 1994); member 6 national and international academy societies.

Background

Srivastava, Hari Shanker was born on January 1, 1946 in Dumaria (Deoria), India. Son of Awadh Narain and Vrij Nari Lal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Gorakhpur (India) University, 1962. Master of Science, Gorakhpur (India) University, 1964. Master of Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1972.

Doctor of Philosophy, University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1974.

Career

Lecturer botany Gorakhpur University, 1965-1970, 74-77. Reader life science Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India, 1977-1984. Professor, head department Biosciences Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, India, 1984-1987.

Professor, head department plant science Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, India, since 1987. Visiting scientist, University Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 1983, 84, 86, 88, 90, 92. Visiting professor Lancaster (England) University, 1993.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Elements of Biochemistry, 1983, Plant Physiology, 1994, Nitrogen Nutrition in Higher Plants, 1995. Chief editor Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, since 1995.

Membership

President Society of Green World, Bareilly, since 1993. Fellow Indian Society for Plant Physiology (executive councillor 1994-1996, Josip Juraj Chinoy golf medal 1994). Member 6 national and international academy societies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Popularizing science, creative writing, cooking.

Connections

Married Saroj Bala Srivastava, February 12, 1969. 1 child, Niharika Shanker.

father:
Awadh Narain

mother:
Vrij Nari Lal

spouse:
Saroj Bala Srivastava

child:
Niharika Shanker Srivastava