Paul Khurana, S.M.
Elected Fellow - 2005
Agricultural Sciences & Forestry- Plant PathologyDB: 31-12-1944
Jalna, Maharashtra, India.
Educated at University of Gorakhpur 1961-68, Ph.D. 1968, Post Doc. in Adv. Plant Virology Kyushu University Japan 1970-72; Sabbatical in Immunodiagnostics University of Minnesota USA 1987-88.
Vice Chancellor, Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur (2004-2008) and now in 2nd term.Sr. Sci./Pr. Sci.:Head Virus/Seed Pathology Section, (1976-82/1988); Principal Scientist & Head Plant Pathology Divn., CPRI, Shimla (1988-93); Project Coordinator (Potato), AICRP (Potato), Shimla (1994-2004); Director, Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla (2002-2004); (Short terms) Consultant CIP/FAO (1992, 1996, 1997); President, Indian Science Congress Plant Science Section (2008-2009).
Plant pathology, plant virology/biotechnology
|Awards and fellowships|
Mundkur Memorial Award/Gold Medal (1992); UAS, Dharwad Plaque of Honour (1995); OUAT Silver Plaque (1997); UAS, Dharwad R.K. Hegde Memorial Lecture Award (1999); CPRI Golden Jubilee Outstanding Achievement Award (2000); Natl. Env. Sci. Acad. Best Scientist of the Year Award (2002); India Intl. Co-op Friendship Forum Bharat Excellence Award/Gold Medal (2003); CPRI S. Ramanujam Memorial Award (2003); Silver plaque & Certificate of Honour by INSOP (2005); UNO (2006)-Dr. Radha Krishnan International Award for excellence in higher education Management.
Vice Chancellor, Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Saraswati Vihar, Jabalpur 482 001, M.P.
Vice Chancellors' Residence, Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Saraswati Vihar, Jabalpur 482 001, M.P.