Dr. Dilbagh S. Athwal
Foreign Fellow, Elected 1992

Born on 12 October 1928. Educated at Punjab University, B.Sc. 1948; Master in Public Administration, Harvard University; Ph.D., University of Sydney, 1955.

Professor & Head, Department of Plant Breeding, Punjab Agricultural University, 1963-67; Program Officer for Asia, International Agricultural Development Service, 1977-85; Senior Vice-President & Director, Technical Cooperation, Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development, 1981-85.

Awards/Honours: CSIR S.S.B. Memorial Award, 1964; Punjab Krishak Samaj Medal, 1966; Padma Bhushan, 1975.

Research Areas: Genetics & plant breeding

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