Debabrata Sarkar Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), India
Born in Calcutta, 1963; M. Sc. (Agriculture/ Genetics and Plant Breeding), University of Calcutta, 1987; Ph. D. (Agriculture/ Genetics and Plant Breeding), Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, 1994; Agriculture Research Service (ARS), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, 1993; Scientist (Plant Breeding), ICAR-Central Potato Research Institute (CPRI), Shimla, 1994-1998; Scientist Senior Scale (Plant Breeding), ICAR-CPRI, Shimla, 1998-2002; Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Fellow, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tuebingen, Tuebingen, 2002-2003; Senior Scientist (Biotechnology), ICAR-CPRI, Shimla, 2002-2008; Principal Scientist (Biotechnology), ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (CRIJAF), Kolkata, 2008-contd.; Young Scientist Award (1997) and Hari Om Ashram Trust Award (1999), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi; Fellow, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences India (NAAS), 2013; Member, National Academy of Sciences India (NASI), 2013; Managing Editor, Plant Growth Regulation (Springer); Associate Editors, South African Journal of Botany (Elsevier) and Signal Transduction Insights (SAGE Publishing).