Dr. Shailaja Punetha | GBPNIHE

Dr. Shailaja Punetha

Scientist C

,Centre for Socio-Economic Development

Contact: (0592) 241041(O) Extension :77

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 & 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


Teaching and Research Personnel

Teaching, Research and Extension

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


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
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  • Bachelor
  • 2
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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 Reports 2
Peer Reviewed Papers 5
Paper in Book chapter 3
Popular article 12
Books 1
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Technical Skills
  • Instruments : Polymerase Chain Reaction, Gel doc and α-Imager system and Vertical mini-gel, electrophoresis unit etc.

Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Gardening, Singing

Dr. Shailaja Punetha   shailupunetha@gmail.com