Directorate of Research at a glance


Dr. Jag Paul Sharma
Director Research
Dr. Jag Paul Sharma born on 04-11-1959  at Jammu (J&K) He did Ph.D. in 1988 from GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology,   Pantnagar and Post Doctorate in 1991-1993 from  Bose Institute, Calcutta. He had already worked Associate Directogr Research, Professor  & Head Division of Vegetable Science & Floriculture in the University, as Dean Agriculture. He has been Developed 7 crop varieties, five for Ladakh and two for Jammu region of J&K. He also served in cold arid region Ladakh for 7 years as Senior Scientist (Plant Breeding).He has been written 7 books on different aspects of agriculture and disseminated different agro-technologies through 112 Radio and TV talks.
Dr. Parmod Baru
Associate Director Research
Dr. Pardeep Wali
Associate Director Research
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Dr. Shahid Ahamad
Dr.Shahid Ahamad, Dy. Director Research: He was born on 01.7.1972 at Hamirpur district of U.P. He did M.Sc. in 1996 in Plant Pathology from CSAU,Kanpur and Ph.D. in Botany (Plant Pathology) in 2003 from CSJMU, Kanpur. He started his career as a Research Associate (Plant Pathology) in IARI, New Delhi in 1997. He Joined as Jr. Scientist (Plant Pathology) in 2001 in SKUAST-Jammu. He was selected as Programme Coordinator in 2008 and presently he is working as Dy. Director Research in the Directorate of Research. He is also working as Nodal Officer of PME Cell. He wins many awards viz. Young Achiever Awards for his outstanding contribution in the field of Plant Pathology and published more than 200 publications in national and international reputed journals/magazines, News Papers including 7 books in different aspects of agriculture.