National Institute of Plant Genome Research
 
NIPGR Society | Governing Body | Scientific Advisory Committee | Finance Committee | Building Committee | Academic Committee

NIPGR SOCIETY

1. Dr. Harsh Vardhan
Hon'ble Union Minister for
Ministry of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences
Government of India
President
2.Prof. Krishnaswamy VijayRaghavan
Secretary
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Member
3.Prof. Sudhir K. Sopory
Vice-Chancellor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi
Member
4.Prof. V. L. Chopra
Former Member
Planning Commission
New Delhi
Member
5.Dr. S. Ayyappan
Director General
Indian Council for Agricultural Research
New Delhi
Member
6.Prof. R. B. Singh
Former Director, IARI
President, National Academy of Agriculture Sciences
NASC Complex, DPS Marg, Pusa
New Delhi-110012
Member
7. Dr. Chandrima Shaha
Director
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi
Member
8.Prof. Avadhesha Surolia
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore
Member
9. Dr. Dinakar M. Salunke
Executive Director
Regional Centre for Biotechnology
Gurgaon, Haryana
Member
10. Prof. H. Devaraj
Vice-Chairman
University Grants Commission
New Delhi
Member
11. Prof. J. P. Khurana
Professor
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Mar Road
New Delhi
Member
12. Shri J.B. Mohapatra
Financial Adviser
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Governement of India
New Delhi
Member
13. Dr. K. S. Charak
Scientist 'G'
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Member
14.Prof. Akhilesh K. Tyagi
Director
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Member-Secretary

GOVERNING BODY

1.Prof. Krishnaswamy VijayRaghavan
Secretary
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Chairperson
2.Prof. Sudhir K. Sopory
Vice-Chancellor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi
Member
3.Dr. S. Ayyappan
Director General
Indian Council for Agricultural Research
New Delhi
Member
4.Prof. R. B. Singh
Former Director, IARI
President, National Academy of Agriculture Sciences
New Delhi
Member
5. Dr. Chandrima Shaha
Director
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi
Member
6.Dr. Dinakar M. Salunke
Executive Director
Regional Centre for Biotechnology
Gurgaon, Haryana
Member
7.Prof. H. Devaraj
Vice-Chairman
University Grants Commission
New Delhi
Member
8.Prof. J. P. Khurana
Professor
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Mar Road
New Delhi
Member
9. Shri J.B. Mohapatra
Financial Adviser
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Governement of India
New Delhi
Member
10.Dr. K. S. Charak
Scientist 'G'
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Member
11.Prof. Akhilesh K. Tyagi
Director
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Member-Secretary

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

1.Prof. Sudhir K. Sopory
Vice-Chancellor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi- 110067
Chairman
2.Prof. K. Veluthambi
UGC- BSR Faculty Fellow
Department of Plant Biotechnology
School of Biotechnology
Madurai Kamaraj University,
Madurai- 625021
Co-Chairman
3.Dr. Imran Siddiqi
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB)
Habsiguda, Uppal Road
Hyderabad- 500007, Andhra Pradesh
Member
4.Prof. Jitendra P. Khurana
Professor & Coordinator (UGC-SAP)
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Road,
New Delhi- 110021

Member
5.Dr. K. C. Bansal
Director
National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR)
Pusa Campus,
New Delhi- 110012
Member
6.Prof. M. Udaya Kumar
Department of Crop Physiology
University of Agricultural Sciences
Hebbal GKVK,
Bangalore- 560065
Member
7.Dr. R. S. Sangwan
Chief Executive Officer,
Center of Innovative and Applied Bio-processing (CIAB),
Mohali, Punjab- 160071
Member
8.Dr. T. R. Sharma
Project Director,
National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology (NRCPB)
Lal Bahadur Shastri Building, IARI, Pusa Campus,
New Delhi- 110012
Member
9.Dr. A. K. Singh
Professor & Head,
Genetics Division, IARI,
Pusa, New Delhi- 110012

Member
10.Dr. Kuldeep Singh
Senior Molecular Geneticist & Director
Punjab Agricultural University
School of Agricultural Biotechnology
Gurdev S Khush Laboratories
Ludhiana- 141004
Member
11.Dr. (Mrs.) Usha Barwale
Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Co. Ltd.
Resham Bhavan, 4th Floor
78, Veer Nariman Road,
Mumbai- 400020
Member
12.Prof. Usha Vijayraghavan
Professor, Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
CV Raman Avenue,
Bangalore- 560012
Member
13. Dr. K. S. Charak
Scientist "G"
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
Block- 2, 6-8th Floor
CGO Complex, Lodi Road
New Delhi- 110003
Member
14.Prof. Akhilesh K. Tyagi
Director
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi- 110067
Member-Secretary

FINANCE COMMITTEE

1.Prof. Krishnaswamy VijayRaghavan
Secretary
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Chairman
2.Shri J.B. Mohapatra
Financial Adviser
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Member
3.Dr. Satish K. Gupta
Scientist
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi
Member
4. Ms. Kusum Lata Sharma
Deputy Secretary
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
Block-2, C.G.O. Complex
Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003

Member
5. Shri N. S. Padmanabhan
Senior Manager
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi

Member
6.Prof. Akhilesh Tyagi
Director
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Member
7.Shri Sandeep Datta
Manager
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Non-Member Secretary

BUILDING COMMITTEE

1.Dr. Dinakar M. Salunke
Executive Director
Regional Center for Biiotechnology (RCB)
180, Udyog Vihar Phase I, Gurgaon
Haryana
Chairman
2.Prof. Jitendra P. Khurana
Professor
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
New Delhi
Member
3.Shri J.B. Mohapatra
Financial Adviser
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
New Delhi
Member
4.Prof. Rajendra Prasad
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi
Member
5.M/s S. D. Sharma & Associates
Institute's Architect
Panchkula (Haryana)
Member
6.Shri Sunil Kumar Sharma
Consultant Engineer
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Member
7.Shri Sandeep Datta
Manager
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Member-Secretary

ACADEMIC COMMITTEE

1.Prof. Akhilesh K. Tyagi
Director
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi
Chairman
2. Prof. Supriya Chakraborty
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi - 110067
Member (JNU Faculty)
3. Dr. Rohini Muthuswamy
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi - 110067
Member (JNU Faculty)
4. Dr. Raj K. Bhatnagar
ICGEB, JNU Campus
Aruna Asaf Marg
New Delhi - 110067
Member (outside expert)
5. Prof. Indranil Dasgupta
Dept. of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
New Delhi - 110021
Member (outside expert)
6.Dr. Niranjan Chakarborty
Scientist
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi - 110067
Member
7.Dr. Sabhyata Bhatia
Scientist
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
New Delhi - 110067
Member
8.Coordinator (Evaluation)
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi - 110067
Special Invitee