Profile of Dr. Dinesh Singh


Dinesh Singh

Elected Fellow 2016

Subject:Agricultural Sciences & Forestry (Plant Pathology)

DB: 23-02-1968

Birth place

Lalapur, Mirzapur (UP), India.


Kanpur University, Kanpur, (B.Sc.(Ag.), 1988); Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (M.Sc.(Ag.), 1990); (Ph.D.,1995).

Positions held 

Principal  Scientist  (Plant Pathology)         2012, Sr. Scientist  (Plant Pathology), 2006, Scientist (Sr. Scale), 2001, Scientist (Plant Pathology), 1997     

Research Area

Plant Pathology, Plant Bacteriology, diagnosis, diversity of bacterial pathogens, biological control of plant diseases, Post harvest diseases.

Awards and fellowships


Dr. M. M. Alam Medal, 2008, Young Scientist Associate Award, 2010, Late Shri P. P. Shinghal Memorial Award, 2013 and J. P. Verma Memorial Lecture Award, 2015,Reviewer Excellence Award, 2016



SPPS Fellow 2007), Fellow of Indian Phytopathological Society (FPSI) (2010)



Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi -110 012,India


6 A, Scientist Apartment, IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012

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