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Geneticist , researcher

Ram Gopal Saini, Indian geneticist, researcher. Recipient Jawahar Lal Nehru award Indian Council Agricultural Research, 1990, National fellowship, 1995, Foundation Day award, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhhiana, 1995. Fellow Indian Society Genetics and Plant Breeding; member Crop Improvement Society India (vice president), Society for Enhancement of Plant Sciences.

Background

Saini, Ram Gopal was born on October 4, 1947 in Una, H Pradesh, India. Son of Om Parkash and Shanti Saini.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Punjab Agriculture School, Ludhiana, India, 1967. Master of Science in Plant Breeding, Punjab Agriculture School, Ludhiana, India, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics, Punjab Agriculture School, Ludhiana, India, 1978.

Career

Research assistant Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, India, 1969-1975, assistant professor, 1976-1983, associate professor, 1984-1993, professor, 1993-1994. National fellow Indian Council Agricultural Research, New Delhi, 1995-1997. Head division genetics Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, since 1998.

Visiting scientist University Sydney, Australia, 1986-1987.

Membership

Fellow Indian Society Genetics and Plant Breeding. Member Crop Improvement Society India (vice president), Society for Enhancement of Plant Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, music.

Connections

Married Santosh Paul Saini, March 4, 1972. Children: Manish, Shiwani.

father:
Om Parkash

mother:
Shanti Saini

spouse:
Santosh Paul Saini

child:
Manish Saini

child:
Shiwani Saini