Satya

Name: 
Late. Dr Satya Ranjan Baroova
Original Home Address: 
Assam
India
26° 23' 30.732" N, 92° 25' 1.1712" E
Assam IN
Present Address : 
New Delhi,
Birthday Anniversary : 
Monday, December 8
Marriage Anniversary: 
Friday, December 8
Profession: 
Agri Scientist
Phd
Educational Qualification : 
PhD
School College University studied: 
University of California , 1947, PhD
Banaras Hindu University ,Master’s degree , 1942
Allahabad Agricultural Institute
workplace: 
Govt of India
Designation: 
Retd Joint Commissioner of Commercial Crops
Workplace/ Office Address: 
PUSA
New Delhi, Delhi
India
28° 38' 15.6192" N, 77° 9' 25.7184" E
Delhi IN
Outstanding performance: 
Dr. Baroova joined AAU as the Founder Vice-Chancellor in 19th March 1969. His contribution towards establishing the University at Jorhat initially with two constituent Colleges e.g. College of Agriculture (Jorhat) and College of Veterinary Science (Khanapara) . Both Dr. Baroova and his wife Mrs. P. P. Baroova also initiated the base work for establishing a Faculty of Home Science (Presently Faculty of Community Science) under the University. This great academician and administrator left for heavenly abode on March 9, 2004.
Life journey : 
He was the founder Vice-Chancellor of Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat. He started his professional career as a teacher in Allahabad Agricultural Institute in 1942. Served as Economic Botanist, Special Officer (Food Production); Additional Director (Agriculture); Deputy Director (Community Development Programme); Director (Fishery) and Director (Agriculture), Govt. of Assam. Director, Dept. of Extension (GOI) and Joint Commissioner of Commercial Crops (GOI) Commissioner, India; Director (R&D), Motilal Pesticides (India) Pvt. Ltd. and Consultant, Asian Development Bank in Bangladesh. Dr. Baroova, a recipient of the National Extension Fellowship of Indian Society of Extension Education
AAD LifeMembership No: 
L0001
AAD Designation: 
President
Executive Year: 
1980 to 1982
1982 to 1983
Dr  Satya Ranjan Baroova