Karaj Singh Dhillon Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Punjab University, Chandiagrh, India, 1969. Master of Science in Soil Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Timityazev Agricultural Academy, Moscow, 1980.
Lecturer, research assistant and assistant soil chemist Punjab Agricultural University, 1972—1976, research scholar, 1976—1980, assistant soil chemist and assistant professor, 1980—1984, radiation soil chemist and associate professor, 1984—1992, senior radiation soil chemist and professor, 1993—2006, emeritus scientist, 2006—2008.
Chairman 7th International Congress Soil Science University Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan, 1998, Geogenic Contaminants Soil Environment, 2nd International Conference Contaminants Soil Environmen, New Delhi, 1999. Co-chairman Trace Element Issues in Developing Countries, International Conference Biogeochemistry Trace Elements, Uppsala, Sweden, 2003. Member, research advisory committee Citrus Research Center, Nagpur, 2003—2006.
Member, international organizing committee 2nd International Workshop Bioavailability of Soil Pollutants and Risk Assessment, Ascona, Switzerland, 2003, International Conference Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Adelaide, Australia, 2005. Member of Soil Contamination Research Asia and Pacific (Australia), Indian Society Soil Science (councilor, executive committee 1996-1997), Punjab Academy of Sciences (life), Indian Society Nuclear Techniques in Agriculture & Biology (life. Executive committee member 1993-1994), Indian Network for Soil Contamination Research (life.
Married Surjit Kaur Dhillon. Children: Brahmdeep Singh, Taniya.