ICAR - Central Arid Zone Research Institute

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Employee's Detail (Scientific)

Name Dr. Rajwant Kaur Kalia
Designation Principal Scientist (Agroforestry)
Qualification Ph.D (Forest Genetics) from FRI, Dehradun(2002) M.Sc (Botany Hons)) from Panjab University Chandigarh (1996) B.Sc (Botany Hons) from Delhi University (1994)
Email Id rajwantkalia@yahoo.com, rajwantkalia@cazri.res.in
Date of Birth 1973-11-23     (yyyy-mm-dd)
Service Particulars Oct 2007 - March 2012 -Senior Scientist at Centre for Plant Biotechnology (HSCST, DST Haryana), CCS HAU Campus, Hisar April 2012 onwards - Principal Scientist at CAZRI, Jodhpur
Major Reserach Areas Plant tissue culture, molecular biology and functional genomics of biotic and abiotic stress
No. of Reserach Publications Indian:   6
Foriegn: 16
Visit Abroad 6 months - University of California, Riverside, California and 6 months - Purdue University, West Lafayette under BOYSCST Fellowship (1 year) of DST, GoI - for research on molecular biology of biotic and abiotic stress in plants
Guided for M.Sc./Ph.D (No. of Students) Two Ph.D
Awards Received
Other Relevent Information Qualified CSIR-UGC-NET (Life Sciences) Qualified GATE (Life Sciences) Qualified SLET (Botany) Punjab State