Dr. Gurbachan Singh
Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board,
Educational Background & Experiences:DR GURBACHAN SINGH did graduation (1975), post-graduation (1975) and Ph.D. (Agronomy) in 1988 from PAU, Ludhiana with distinctions.
Recipient of prestigious Awards:
He is the recipient of several national awards viz.
Hari Om Ashram Trust Award of ICAR in 1989
Dr. K.A. Shankarnarayan Memorial Award (1993-94) of CAZRI, Jodhpur
Tenth Sukumar Basu Memorial Award (1995-96) by IARI, New Delhi
Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award (1996-98) by ICAR, New Delhi.
Memberships and Associations:
He is life member of several scientific societies and academies including fellowship of the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
He is scientific advisor to the International Foundation for Science, Sweden and also FAO CACTUS NET Regional Coordinator for West Asia.
He is Vice-President of the Farming Systems Research and Development Association of India and an honorary member of advisory board of Journal of Agrometeorology, and also honorary member of editorial board of "Experimental Agriculture".
Dr Singh has widely traveled including USA, Canada, England, Mexico, Iran, Maldives, Sri Lanka and Nepal.
Dr Singh has published more than 130 research articles including 22 in international journals.