Message from the Dean
Prof Ashok Kumar Yadav, PhD (England) is Professor of Agronomy with SGT University since 2020 after superannuating from CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar where he worked as Director, Principal and Sr. Coordinator. He has prolonged experience of teaching and education management, research, extension, seed production and marketing. Dr. Yadav is Fellow of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), Indian Society of Agronomy and Plant Physiology. He has been Visiting Professor in CSIRO, Australia as FAO Fellow and Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, Japan. Dr. Yadav developed a new course of Crop Physiology for UG students and updated and modified many PG courses. Dr. Yadav was awarded many ICAR, State, University and Professional Society Awards. He edited one book and authored more than 35 book chapters, 220 research publications in international and national journals indexed in Scopus, UGC care and NAAS ranking and many popular articles in news paper and magazines. Dr. Yadav is member of Advisory Committee of ICAR- National Agricultural Science Fund, Promotion of teachers in CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar and Working Group on Micro-irrigation, Govt. of Haryana. He has been nominated by ASRB as Chairman of Promotion Committees of Technical persons of many ICAR Institutes, CSSRI, Karnal, CIRB, Hisar and NRCE, Hisar.