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Kotiganahalli Narayanagow Ganeshaiah Edit Profile

Ecologist , educator , Plant geneticist

Kotiganahalli Narayanagow Ganeshaiah, Indian plant geneticist, ecologist, educator. Fulbright fellow, 1991, Honorary fellow Jawaharlal Nehru Center, Bangalore, 1996. Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences, Indian National Sciences Academy; member Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and Environment, Ecology and Natural Resource Unit.

Background

Ganeshaiah, Kotiganahalli Narayanagow was born on October 5, 1953 in Kolar, Karnataka, India. Son of K. V. Narayanagowda and Yellamma.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, University Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1976. Master of Science in Agriculture, University Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1983.

Career

Research associate University Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, 1978-1979, assistant professor, 1983-1989, associate professor, 1989.

Membership

Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences, Indian National Sciences Academy. Member Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and Environment, Ecology and Natural Resource Unit.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, bicycling, films.

Connections

Married Thimmaiah Veena. Children: Puny, Koti.

father:
K. V. Narayanagowda Yellamma

mother:
Yellamma

spouse:
Thimmaiah Veena

child:
Puny Ganeshaiah

child:
Koti Ganeshaiah