A brief account of the personnel who are founder members and party to the autonomous organization, so named, is as follows:

 

Director

Dr.V.B. Hosagoudar

Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar

 

(Specialization: Micro fungal taxonomy)

 

 Professors, Scientists and Forest Officials 

(Working and guiding the students in the institution)  

 

 

Dr.V.B. Hosagoudar

Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar

      (Specialization: Microfungal taxonomy)

Prof.P.B. Kavi Kishor

Prof. P.B. Kavi Kishor

(Specialization: Biotechnology)

Prof Vatsavaya S Raju

Prof. Vatsavaya S. Raju

(Specialization: Plant Taxonomy, Nomenclature and Weed Invasions)

Dr.B.Shivaraju

Dr. B. Shivaraju

(Specialization: Forestry and Entomology

Dr. Rama Rao

Dr. N. Rama Rao

(Specialization: Plant Taxonomy and Ethnobotany)

Prof. V. B Badanur

Prof. V.P. Badanur

(Specialization: Soil Physiology)

 

Dr. S.I. Hanamashetti

Dr. S.I. Hanamashetti

(Specialization:  Horticulture)

Prof. M.K. Sheikh

Prof. M.K. Sheikh

(Specialization: Pomegranate and Grapes)

Prof. Suresh S. Patil

Prof. Suresh S. Patil 

(Specialization: Farmer's Programmes)

Dr P. PONNUSAMY

Dr P. PONNUSAMY

(Specialization: Microbiology and Environmental Biology)

 Mr. G. T.Karjol

Mr G. T. Karjol

(Specialization: Information Science)

 

 

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS 

(Senior Personalities from  other Institutions)

 

Prof. B.S. Janagoudar

Prof. B.S. Janagoudar

(Specialization: Agriculture and Physiology)

         

   

            Prof. M.B. Guled

                   Prof. M.B.Guled

       (Specialization: Agronomy)

                      

         

 

                       Dr. S. Ganeshan

                          Dr. S. Ganeshan

(Specialization: Cryopreservation and Genetic Engineering) 

      

             Prof.  K. Ravikumar                                      

          Prof.  K. Ravikumar

(Specialization: Angiosperm Taxonomy and Conservation)

                                  

             Shri. G.J. Teggi

                    Shri. G.J. Teggi

               (Specialization: Forestry)

 

                    Dr. Venkateshwaran

                        Dr. Venkateshwaran

       (Specialization: Applied Botony And Microbiology)   

         Prof. T. Muthukumar

                Prof. T. Muthukumar 

         (Specialization: Mycorrhizal Fungi)   

         

       Dr. G. Christopher

               Dr. G Christopher 

    (Specialization: Ecology And Biodiversity)   

              

                   Prof. C. Jagath Thimmaiah

                              Prof. C. Jagath Thimmaiah

                        (Specialization: Botany and Micro fungi)   

       Dr. R. Ganesan

          Dr. R. Ganesan

         (Plant Taxonomy and Biodiversity)

       

        Dr. N.M. Ganesh Babu

   Dr. N.M. Ganesh Babu

 (Specialization: Medicinal Plants)

                      Dr.Shailendra Shettennavar

                   Dr. Shailendra. Shettennavar

                (Specialization: Clinical Research) 

         

            Dr.Varada Bidargaddi

         Dr. Varada. Bidaragaddi

     (Specialization: Clinical Research) 
   

 

 

 

Members

 

Dr G. R. Archana

Dr G. R. Archana

(Specialization: Foliicolous Fungi)

Dr P.P. Rajesh Kumar

Dr P.P. Rajesh Kumar

(Specialization: Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi)

Dr P.J. Robin

Dr P.J. Robin

(Specialization: Foliicolous Fungi and Marketing Bioproducts)

Mrs A. Sabeena 

Mrs A. Sabeena

(Specialization: Foliicolous Fungi and Fungal Herbarium)