From 10/1999 to 7/ 2003, BSc. Agriculture
From 9/2003 to 10/2005, MS. Agri (Genetics and Plant Breeding)
From 12/2005 to 10/2009, PhD (Genetics and Plant Breeding)
From 09/2013 to 9/2016, Farmers participatory crop breeding for strengthening local seed systems
(SK-AGR-RKVY-1) vide University order No: 670 (Est) of 2013 dated 02/09/2013, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation Ministry of Agriculture , Govt. of India
From 8/2014 to 3/2015, All India Coordinated Research Project NSP , ICAR New Delhi
From 1/2012 to 5/2013, Utilization of bio-resources for employment and income generation through diffusion of viable technologies for the upliftment of upland tribal young farmers in Senapati district, Manipur
DBT, New Delhi (Amount INR 80,74,000.00)
Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biotechnology
Hossain, M.A., Wani, S.H., Bhattachajee, S., Burritt, D.J., Tran, L.-S.P. (2016) (Eds.) Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants, Vol 1Physiology and Biochemistry. Springer Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-319-28897-0 2. CP Malik, Shabir H. Wani, et al., Eds. (2017) Advanced Technologies for Crop Improvement and Agricultural Productivity. Agrobios International (ISBN 978817754599-9) 3. Hossain, M.A., Wani, S.H., Bhattacharjee, S., Burritt, D.J. and Tran, L.S.P.(2016) (Eds.) Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants, Vol 2. Molecular and Genetic Perspectives. Springer Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-319-32421-0 4. Shabir H Wani and Mohammed Anwar Hossain (2015) eds Managing Salinity Tolerance in Plants :Molecular and genomic Perspectives.CRC press. USA (ISBN: 978-1-4822-4513-4.) 5. Shabir Hussain Wani (2015) (Ed,) Biodiversity and Crop Improvement. Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) Inc. USA ( 978-1-61896-069-6) 6. C. P. Malik, Gulzar S Sanghera, Shabir H Wani and P Sharma (2013) eds Crop Improvement: Biote
Hossain, M.A., Wani, S.H., Bhattacharjee, S., Burritt, D.J. and Tran, L.S.P.(2016) (Eds.) Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants, Vol 2. Molecular and Genetic Perspectives. Springer Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-319-32421-0
Shabir H Wani and Mohammed Anwar Hossain (2015) eds Managing Salinity Tolerance in Plants :Molecular and genomic Perspectives.CRC press. USA (ISBN: 978-1-4822-4513-4.)
Shabir Hussain Wani (2015) (Ed,) Biodiversity and Crop Improvement. Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) Inc. USA ( 978-1-61896-069-6)
Kumar V, Khare T, Sharma M, Wani SH(2017). Engineering Crops for Future: A Phosphoproteomics Approach. Current protein & peptide science 18: DOI: 10.2174/1389203718666170209152222
Joshi Rohit, Shabir H. Wani, Balwant Singh, Abhishek Bohra, Zahoor A. Dar, Ajaz A. Lone, Ashwani Pareek, and Sneh L. Singla-Pareek.(2016)Transcription Factors and Plants Response to Drought Stress: Current Understanding and Future Directions. Frontiers in Plant Science7:1029-
Shriram V, Kumar V, Devarumath RM, Khare TS and Wani SH (2016) MicroRNAs as Potential Targets for Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants. Front. Plant Sci. 7:817. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00817
Wani, S.H*., Kumar, V., Shriram, V. and Sah, S.K. (2016). Phytohormones and their metabolic engineering for abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants. The Crop Journal, 4(3):162-176.
Lone, R.A*., Dey, T., Sharma, B.C., Rai, G.K., Wani, S.H. and Lone, J.A.,(2017) Genetic Variability and Correlation Studies in Winter Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Germplasm for Morphological and Biochemical Characters, Int. J. Pure App. Biosci. 5(1)
Lone, J.A*., Gupta, S.K., Wani, S.H., Sharma, M. lone, R.A. and Shikari, A.B.,(2017) Efficient Callus Induction and Regeneration in Brassica juncea for Environment Friendly Agriculture, Int. J. Pure App. Biosci. 5(1): 135-141
Lone, A.A., Khan, M.H., Dar, Z.A. and Wani, S.H., 2016. Breeding strategies for improving growth and yield under waterlogging conditions in maize: a review. Maydica, 61(1)1-11.
Shabir H. Wani*, Gowhar Ali, M. Ashraf Bhat, Javeed A. Lone Asif M. Iqbal, Zahoor A Dar3, Ajaz A. Lone3, Mojtaba Kordrostami (2017) Effect of Planting Method and Nutrient Management on Seed Yield of Brown Sarson (Brassica rapa l.) Indian J. Ecology
Shabir H Wani., Sah, S. K., Sági, L., Solymosi, K. (2015). Transplastomic plants for innovations in agriculture. A review. Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 1-40
Shabir Hussain Wani, Naorem Brajendra Singh, Athokpam Haribhushan, Javed Iqbal Mir (2013) Compatible Solute Engineering in Plants for Abiotic Stress Tolerance - Role of Glycine Betaine. Current Genomics 14(3):157 – 165.
Shabir H. Wani and Satbir S. Gosal (2011) Introduction of OsglyII gene into Indica rice through particle bombardment for increased salinity tolerance. Biologia Plantarum 55 (3): 536-540
Shabir H Wani and S.S. Gosal (2010) An efficient and reproducible method for regeneration of whole plants from mature seeds of a high yielding Indica rice (Oryza sativa L.) variety PAU 201. New Biotechnology 28(4) 418-422
Shabir H. Wani, Nadia Haider, Hitesh Kumar and N.B. Singh (2010) Plant Plastid Engineering. Current Genomics 11(7) 500-512.
R.S. Telem, Shabir. H. Wani, N.B. Singh, R. Nandini, R. Sadhukhan, S. Bhattacharya and N. Mandal (2013) Cisgenics - A Sustainable Approach for Crop Improvement. Current Genomics 14, 468-476.
Honors and Awards
Young Scientist Award 2017 from the Indian Ecological Society, Punjab Agricultural University Ludhiana, India
Young Scientist of the Year 2016 from International foundation on Environment and Ecology, Kolkata and Association of Indian Universities.
YOUNG ACHIEVER AWARD – 2016 from Society for Advancement of Human and Nature (SADHNA) YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry Nauni, Solan 173 230 Himachal Pradesh, India.
YOUNG SCIENTIST Award (2015) from Society for Plant Research, Meerut, India
YOUNG SCIENTIST Award (2009) from the Society for Promotion of Plant Science Research. Jaipur National University, Jaipur.
FELLOW OF SOCIETY FOR PLANT RESEARCH AWARD – 2011-12 presented in International Conference on Biotechnology (BTBS-2012) (26-27 December, 2012) held at Shinde Auditorium, NASC complex, Pusa Road, New Delhi-12
Best Ph.D. Research Award) in the Anveshan 2009 2nd National Student Research Convention for North India (Ph.D. research) held at Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar, Punjab in Feb 2009 by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi.
Best Paper award In vitro microcorm production in Saffron Crocus sativus L.) (J.I.Mir, N. Ahmed, Shabir. H. Wani, Rizwan Rashid, Hidayatullah Mir and M.A. Sheikh 2010). in the National Seminar on “Technological Innovations in Saffron” organized by SKUAST (K), Shalimar in collaboration with NHB, GOI, from November 25-26, 2010
Best poster ward : Shabir H. Wani, Mohit Chopra, Manpreet Kaur, S.K. Sopory and S. S. Gosal (2009) Genetic engineering of indica rice with glyoxalase II gene for increased salinity tolerance. Proc National Symposium on New Biology in Agriculture pp 26, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India at National Symposium on New Biology in Agriculture Punjab University, Chandigarh, India.