Profile
Present Position:
Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
 
Academic Qualification:
Ph.D (Crop Sciences)2002-2006, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou,China.
Post Doc. (Molecular Agrobiology) 2008-2010, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou,China.
Post Doc. (Environmental Sciences)2010-2012,Zhejiang University, Hangzhou,China.
 
Professional experience:
2006-2007 Researchofficer, Pak. Agricultural Research Council; Isbd.
2007-2008 Lecturer, Jin Mao Polytechnic and Trade University, Hangzhou, China.
2008-2010 Post-doc fellow, Molecular Agrobilogy, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University.
2010-2012 Post-doc fellow, Plant Nutrition, College of Environmental and Resource Sciences, Zhejiang University.
2012-2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
2015 till date Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
 
Awards/Titles and Honors:
1.    First ever foreign faculty member of Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University.
2.    Qiushi young scholar of Zhejiang Universityin 2013.
3.    First prize in teaching skills contest 2012 organized by personnel division, Zhejiang University.
4.    First prize in Young teachers teaching competition, College of Agriculture and Biotechnology in 2012 organized by College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University.
5.    Reviewer of Sarhad Journal of Agriculture, Agriculture University, Peshawar, Pakistan
6.    Proof Reader of Journal of Zhejiang University, Agriculture and Life Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
7.  The first prize in 2015 Young Teachers skills competition in the College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University.
8.  The first prize in the whole Zhejiang University after a tough competition among 79 best teachers of Zhejiang University from different
colleges and departments.
9.  The best teacher award for being an excellent undergraduate class mentor by the Qiushi College of Zhejiang University for the year of 2014-2015 being first ever in the history of Zhejiang University.
 
Research Publications: 
More than 30 research papers published in academic journals, 4 book chapters.
 
Contact:
Key Laboratory of Crop Germplasm Resource,
College of Agriculture and Biotechnology,
Department of Agronomy,
Building A-Office no: 447
Zhejiang University, ZijingGang Campus,
Yuhangtang road,Hangzhou, 310058, P.R China.

 

Research work

Crop Science, Plant Nutrition, Plant Physiology, Crop Biotechnology,Soil Chemistry and Environmental Science

Contact

Phone:
E-mail:drimran@zju.edu.cn