Dr. Manmohan Singh Chauhan
Fellow, Elected 2015

Born at Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India on 5 January, 1960. Educated in Govt. Intermediate College, Lansdowne, Pauri Garhwal, 1972-75; Govt. Degree College, Jaiharikhal, Pauri Garhwal, 77-79; Garhwal University, Srinagar Garhwal, Uttarakhand, 79-86; B.Sc. 1979; M.Sc. 1981; Ph.D. 1986.

Director, ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, 2016 to date.

Scientist, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 1993-99; DBT Post Doc. Fellow, Virginia Tech. USA, 1997-99; Senior Scientist, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, 1999-2003; Senior Scientist, 2003-2007 and Principal Scientist, ICAR- National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal-2007-16.

Awards/Honours: Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award by ICAR, 2015; VASVIK, Award in Agricultural Sciences, 2015; ICAR-Team Award in Animal Sciences-2014; Labhsetwar Award by ISSRF-2016; DBT Biotechnology Overseas Fellowship Award, 1997; Exemplary Research Award in Dairy Science, Virginia Tech., USA 1999; European Union Erasmus Mundus Scholarship Award, 2009; Prof. G.P. Talwar Middle Career Scientist Award of ISSRF, 2012.

Fellow: National Academy of Dairy Sciences of India; Indian Society for the study of Reproduction & Fertility; Society of Animal Physiology of India.

Research Areas: Animal Biotechnology, Reproductive Physiology and Biotechnology

Address: Director, ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Farah, Mathura 281122, U.P.; 1068, Sector-9, Urban Estate, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0565) 2763380, Cell: 9991652455; Fax: (0565) 2763246; Email: director.cirg@icar.gov.in; chauhanabtc@gmail.com]