Aufau International Award 2018 | Young Scientist Award | Agricultural Sciences

Dr. Punit Kumar Agarwal

Assistant Professor

Kulbhaskar Ashram PG College

Allahabad State University,

India, 211001

I have joined Division of Dairy Economics, National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) Karnal, Haryana, where, I have worked as a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) from July 2012 to June 2014. During this period I was involved in Research Project Namely Cost and Returns in Milk Production sponsored by the Department of Animal Husbandry, Government of India. Here, my main duty was monitoring and supervision of field staff in Eastern UP and Bihar. Beside this I have actively contributed in the development of the software (Milk Production Economic Analysis Package).and has contributed in analysis of data. In November 2014, I have joined Agro- Economic Research Centre (AERC), Anand, Gujarat as a Research Officer/Assistant Professor where duty assigned to me was monitoring and supervision of Government funded project and other project running by the Centre. Meanwhile, I got a chance of Assistant Professor in Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University (RKMVU), Ranchi, Jharkhand. So I, have joined RKMVU as a Assistant Professor (Agril. Economics) w.e.f 23/12/2014 here my main responsibility was teaching (UG and PG Students), Research (Project and Dissertation work), Extension (Regional and Central Kishan Mela, Educational Tour, Field and Exposure Visits) and other activities like Incharge of Placement wing and Learning through Organisational Attachement (LOA) cell. I have supervised 10 Undergraduate and 3 Post- Graduated Students for their Project and Dissertation work respectively. I got the opportunity as a external panelist for selection of Agricultural Consultant in Government sponsored project. I have delivered invited/guest talk as a resource person in the Farmers Field School (FFS), Nehru Yuva Kendra Programme and State Agril. Management Extension Training Institute (SAMETI) organized by CIPMC, NYK and SAMETI respectively. Beside this, I have published approximate 15 Research paper, Review paper, Popular article in different National and International Journals. I have participated and presented papers in more than 20 National and International Conference/ Seminar/ Symposium. I am associated with International Journal of Agricultural Sciences and Indian Journal of Economics and Development as a Reviewer. I have also participated in different online courses (agmoocs ) started by IIT Kanpur and NAARM, Hyderabad. I have also organized one day National workshop on Basic Research Methodology