Scientist-C, CSED

Contact: Mobile :+91-9411263257

Area of Specialization

Vegetable crop improvement


  • Graduation in ZBC from Kumaun University in 2008
  • Post-Graduation in Agriculture (Vegetable Science) from GBPUAT, Pantnagar in 2010.
  • Doctorate in Horticulture (Vegetable Science) from GBPUAT, Pantnagar in 2014.


Vegetable crop improvement

Protected cultivation of horticultural crops

Organic production of horticultural crops

Work Experience


Research and Development

G.B Pant National Institue of Himalayan Environment
and Sustainable Development

12/12/2019-Till date

Teaching Associate

Teaching, Research and Extension

COH&F, RLBCAU, Jhansi, UP, India

01/08/2016 - 10/12/2019

Teaching and Research Personnel

Teaching, Research and Extension

COH, VCSGUUHF, Bharsar, Pauri Garhwal,
Uttarakhand, India

12/08/2014 - 30/07/2016

Awards / Recognition

Young Scientist Award-2018 by National Agriculture Development Co-operation Ltd., Srinagar, J&K, India

Awarded best poster in forth national brassica conference held at CSA Kanpur UP, India, 2019

Member of Indian Society of Vegetable Science

Member of Asian Agri-History Foundation

Academic Supervision

  • Status
  • Completed
  • Ongoing
  • Doctoral
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  • Post Graduation
    M.Tech   M.Phil   MSc   
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  • Industrial Training
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Research Interests

Broad Subject Area Specialization Sector
Horticulture Vegetable Science/Olericulture Vegetable crop improvement
Olericulture/ Vegetable Science Protected cultivation Protected cultivation of high value vegetable crops and cut flowers


Sl.No. Category Numbers
Peer reviewed report 2
Peer reviewed papers 5
Paper in Book chapter 3
Popular article 12
Book 1
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Technical Skills
  • Instruments : Polymerase Chain Reaction, Gel doc and α-Imager system and Vertical mini-gel, electrophoresis unit etc.
  • Softwares :

Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Gardening, Singing
More Details

Dr. Shailaja Punetha   shailupunetha@gmail.com — +91-9411263257