NAHEP CAAST
NAHEP CAAST
NAHEP CAAST
National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP)
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi Project
Centre for Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology (CAAST)
Centre for Agricultural Market Intelligence


Team Composition
Team Members
Sr. No. Name of Member Designation Institution
1 Dr. Y. C. Zala
(Officer-Incharge)
Principal & Dean Agricultural Economics
2 Dr. R. S. Pundir
(Principal Investigator)
Professor Agri. Economics & ABM
3 Dr. D. R. Kathiriya Professor & Director of IT(I/C) Computer Science
4 Dr. K. S. Jadav Professor Agricultural Economics
5 Dr. F. P. Savaliya Professor Poultry Management
6 Dr. Y. A. Lad Associate Professor Human Resource Management
7 Dr. D. J. Parmar Associate Professor Agricultural Statistics
8 Dr. A. K. Makwana Associate Professor Dairy Business Management
9 Dr. Samit Datta Associate Professor Food Business Management
10 Dr. Manoj M. Lunagaria Associate Professor Agricultural Meteorology
11 Dr. M. R. Prajapati Assistant Professor Financial Management
12 Dr. Dilip R. Vahoniya Assistant Professor Marketing Management
13 Dr. S. R. Panigrahy Assistant Professor Agribusiness Management
14 Dr. Ashish Mehra Assistant Professor Agribusiness Management
15 Dr. Chetan R. Dudhagara Assistant Professor Information Technology
16 Dr. D. K. Parmar Assistant Professor Information Technology
17 Dr. Ritambhara Singh Assistant Professor Agri. Economics & ABM
18 Dr. Ganga Devi Assistant Professor Agricultural Economics
19 Dr. Snehal Mishra Assistant Professor Agri. Economics & ABM
20 Dr. Rais M. Rajpura Assistant Professor Poultry Science
21 Mr. M. D. Gurjar Assistant Professor Dairy Business Management
22 Ms. Rucha Dave Assistant Professor Physics
23 Dr. H. M. Vinaya Kumar Assistant Professor Agriculture Extension Education
24 Ms. Rachna K. Bansal Assistant Professor Agricultural Economics
25 Dr. Prity Kumari Assistant Professor Agriculture Statistics
26 Ms. Vishita Khanna Assistant Professor Agribusiness Management


Staff Members
Sr. No. Name of Member Designation E-mail
1 Dr. Jignesh Macwan Research Associate macwanjignesh@aau.in
2 Dr. Vijay Kumar Baldodiya Research Associate vj071088@aau.in
3 Dr. Deepak Waghmode Research Associate wdeepak@aau.in
4 Mr. Bhavik Patel Research Associate bhavik0058@aau.in
5 Mr. Divyang Prajapati Research Associate divyang56@aau.in
6 Mr. Nirav Prajapati Research Associate niravprajapati@aau.in
7 Ms. Ayushee Darji Senior Research Fellow angeldarji@aau.in
8 Mr. Jitendra Parmar Senior Research Fellow jitendraparmar@aau.in
9 Mr. Piyushkumar Suvagiya Senior Research Fellow piyushsuvagiya@aau.in
10 Mr. Yogeshkumar Jodhani Senior Research Fellow yogeshpatel@aau.in
11 Ms. Koshaben Mehta Senior Research Fellow kosha1994@aau.in
12 Ms. Kripali Dave Senior Research Fellow kripali11@aau.in
13 Ms. Janakiben Patel Senior Research Fellow janakipatel@aau.in
14 Mr. Vivekkumar Patel Project Assistant vivekpatel77999@aau.in
15 Mr. Vishesh Patel Project Assistant visheshpatel6@gmail.com
16 Mr. Jaykumar Patel Project Assistant jaykumarpatel@aau.in
17 Mr. Smit Bhavsar Project Assistant smitbhavsar@aau.in
18 Ms. Krishnaben Patel Office Assistant krishnapatel@aau.in
19 Ms. Jalpaben Rana Office Assistant ranajalpa13@aau.in
20 Mr. Alhaj Saiyad Support Staff saiyadalhaj@gmail.com
21 Mr. Kalpeshkumar Gohel Support Staff kgohel1331@gmail.com
22 Mr. Priteshkumar Vyas Support Staff priteshvyas@aau.in
23 Mr. Maheshbhai Gohel Support Staff mbgohel7@gmail.com
24 Mr. Nilesh Vaghela Support Staff nileshvaghela2696@gmail.com