Dr. Raghvendra Saxena, Ph.D. an Assistant Professor III in Amity institute of Biotechnology, AUMP Gwalior MP. He has obtained his masters in life sciences from Jawaharlal Nehru university New Delhi and earned Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Bundelkhand University Jhansi and worked at Indian Grassland Fodder Research Institute a premier research institute of Indian council of agriculture research (ICAR) on fodder research. He has more than 17 years research and teaching experience. He also served as research Associate at IGFRI Jhansi. He has published 19 research papers in peer reviewed national and international journals of repute. He has attended many national and international seminar and conferences. His area of specialization is plant molecular biology especially Genetic transformation and abiotic stress biology for crop improvement. He was awarded fellowship of CSIR (NET) for JRF and SRF in Life Sciences by CSIR. He has also awarded eligibility for lectureship NET (Botany) by MPSLET. Awarded NET in Plant Biotechnology by ASRB, (ICAR) etc.
Dr. Raghvendra Saxena research interests include frontier areas of plant abiotic stress biology to carry out research on molecular aspects of important crop plants for crop improvement; information about molecular markers, proteins accumulation and other molecular and biochemical parameters in response to abiotic stresses especially drought stress and salinity.