Aufau International Award 2016 | Young Scientist Award | Plant Pathology

Erayya Ph.D.

Assistant Professor cum Junior Scientist

Department of Plant Pathology

Dr. Kalam Agricultural College (DKAC)



            Dr. Erayya graduated in agriculture from University of Agricultural Science, G.K.V.K, Bengaluru in the year 2006. After graduation, he obtained his post graduation degree in Master of Plant Pathology from the same University in the year 2008. He completed his Ph.D. degree in the discipline of plant pathology from the G. B. Plant University of Agriculture and Technology pantnagar in the year 2014 during his Ph.D. programme he was a recipient of ICAR- Senior Research Fellowship.

Dr. Erayya has been appointed as Assistant Professor-cum-Jr. Scientist at Department of Plant Pathology, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, Bhagalpur (Bihar) in January, 2015. His areas of interest and research are Biological Control of Plant Diseases, Molecular and Biochemical aspects of plant diseases.

He has published more than 40 publications some including research articles, reviews papers, book chapters and popular articles in different national and international journals, books and magazines respectively. He attended more than 30 seminar, conferences, workshops and training programme of national and international level across the country. Presently Dr. Erayya is engaged in teaching of undergraduates at Dr. Kalam Agricultural College, Kishanganj and also associated in some research projects of state government running in the jurisdiction of University.