Prof. G. C. Mishra, M.Sc. (Ag), PhD Agronomy
Date of Birth -10th February, 1957
Educational Qualification-M.Sc. (Ag) and Ph. D in Agronomy
Specialization- Crop Production, Nutrient and Weed Management
B.Sc.(Ag) from OUAT , Bhubaneswar in 1979
M.Sc. (Ag) in Agronomy from Visva Bharati, Shantiniketan in 1984
Ph.D. in Agronomy from Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, West Bengal in 2000
Carried out PG thesis on Intercropping of pigeonpea with legumes and nonlegumes and Ph. D (Agronomy) thesis on 'Response of berseem to graded levels of NPK and Sulphur and their residual effect on herbage production of maize'.
Worked as Agricultural Extension Officer for the period of 4 years six months from Nov,1980 to April, 1985 in State Agriculture Department , Odisha,Rendered service as Adaptive Research Officer and Assitant Agronomist for the period of seven months and 10 years, respectively in research under OUAT, Bhubaneswar. Served as Associate Professor from April, 1998 to July,2008 for 10 years and Professor from July 2008 to Feb,2017 for 8 years 6 months under OUAT, Bhubaneswar. Presently serving as Emeritus Professor in Agronomy Department w.e.f 5th July at MS Swaminathan School of Agriculture under CUTM, Paralakhemundi.
Student Guidance in PG and Ph.D Level:
Guided 8 M. Sc. (Ag) students in weed management of various crops along with one Ph.D scholars in Agronomy on weed management in inter-cropping of cotton with legumes. Another one scholar has completed the research work on integrated nutrient management in baby corn and its residual effect on green gram under my supervision .
Life Member of Professional Bodies
1. Indian Society of Agronomy.
2. Association of Rice Research Workers.
3. Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research.
4. Association of Agricultural Scientists, OUAT, Bhubaneswar .
5. Indian Society of Weed Science.
6. Crop and Weed Science Society, BCKVV, West Bengal