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Agricultural engineering educator

Shiv Raj Singh, Indian agricultural engineering educator. Recipient Recognition of Research Work in Dryland Agricultural Canadian International Development Agency and Indian Council of Agricultural Research, 1971-1985.

Background

Singh, Shiv Raj was born on July 30, 1947 in Lar, India. Son of Surendra and Lal Bachhi Singh.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Great Britain Pant University, 1968. Master of Technology in Agricultural Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1985.

Career

Lecturer J.N. Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Indore, India, 1970-1971. Subject matter specialist Gujrat Agricultural University, Anand, India, 1971-1972. Agricultural engineering, reader Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1972-1981, chief scientist incharge India, 1981-1991, professor cum chief scientist India, since 1991.

Visiting scientist Capital Development Authority, Canadian International Development Agency, Canada, 1975. Regional coordinator Department Agricultural Uttar Pradesh, India. Principal investigator Indian Council of Agricultural Research-ASDA, American Embassy, 1990-1996, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, 1986-1990.

Expert member Indian Standard Institute, New Delhi, 1995-1997.

Membership

Nodal extension worker Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Varanasi Division, 1992-1997. Member Indian Society of Dryland Agricultural (life), Indian Society of Agricultural Engineering, Integrated Rural Development (advisory committee member, executive member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Analysis and interpreting data, writing, extracurricular activities, farmer's participating work.

Connections

Married Maju Lata, June 11, 1973. Children: Ritu Raj, Shashi Raj.

father:
Surendra Singh

mother:
Lal Bachhi Singh

spouse:
Maju Lata

child:
Ritu Raj Singh

child:
Shashi Raj Singh