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Visiting Scholar

Post doctor position and other short-term visiting scholorships are available. If you are interested in any project on ongoing  and other projects that can be conducted in South-China, please contact Prof. Yang.


Post Doctors:

Sandhya Mishra, Ph.D. (Botany), is currently working as postdoctoral researcher in Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Menglun, Mengla, P.R. China. Before this, Dr. Mishra was DST-SERB Young Scientist at Department of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India. She received her Ph.D. in Botany from Banaras Hindu University in 2011.

Research interests include plant microbe interactions, plant pathology, biological control and exploitation of agriculturally important microorganisms for nanoparticles synthesis and their further implications for agricultural benefits. Dr. Mishra has been working in the area of plant microbe interactions since past 10 years. Dr. Mishra’s research findings have resulted in several research papers and review articles in refereed journals of international repute along with book and book chapters. Her honors include BHU Gold Medal, Bharat Gaurav Award and prestigious fellowships such as CSIR-SRF, UGC-Dr. D.S. Kothari Postdoctoral fellowship, DST-Young Scientist and NSFC research grant. Presently, Dr. Mishra is a member of several scientific societies of international repute including Association of Microbiologists of India, Biotech Research Society of India, The Indian Science Congress Association and Asian PGPR Society for Sustainable Agriculture.

E-mail: smnbri@gmail.com

Project duration: 2017-2019



Dr. Zhila Hemati

Nationality: Iranian

E-mail: zhemt8@gmail.com

Project duration: 2016-2017

Interesting area:

Mangrove, Terrestrial Forest Ecology Marin (Mangrove, Forest Plants)
Conservation and Ecology in Tropical Forest
Environmental Management (Waste Management, Plastic Recycling)