Birth & Education details: Dr. Chanda Kushwaha born on 08.12.1976 at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India has completed her graduation from G.B.P.U.A.&T., Pantnagar in 2000. She completed her master’s and Doctorate degree from Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University Varanasi in the year 2002 and 2005 respectively and awarded Gold Medal for securing first position in the order of merit in M.Sc. (Ag.) Examination, 2002.
Positions held (year wise): 2012-till date- Assistant professor cum Junior Scientist, Department of Plant Pathology, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour; 2008-11- Dr. D S Kothari Post doctoral fellow at department of Plant Pathology, B.H.U, Varanasi
Awards/Honours Received: Outstanding Women Achiever Award 2016 conferred by Venus International Foundation, Chennai; Awarded DST’s Women Scientist Scholarship in 2007 for training on IPR; Recipient of CSIR –JRF for pursuing PhD programme; Recipient of BHU merit fellowship from August 2002-December 2003
Research Areas: Host-Parasite interaction, Durable resistance
Address: Dr. Chanda Kushwaha, Assistant Professor cum Junior Scientist, Department of Plant Pathology, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, Bhagalpur - 813210, Bihar, Tel (O): 9532982363, 8603045626, Email:email@example.com