Prof. Dr. Harinder Makkar

Animal Production Officer, FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations


  • Workshop 4 - Capacity Development for Feed Safety Initiatives

    Wednesday 20 April 10:00 - 10:15

    Enhancing feed quality & safety in developing countries


    Prof. Dr. Harinder P.S. Makkar is working as Animal Production Officer at FAO, Rome since 2010. Before joining FAO he was Mercator Professor at University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. He has published over 300 research papers. He obtained PhD from University of Nottingham, U.K. and Dr. Habilitation from University of Hohenheim; and is an Adjunct Professor at this university. He has also worked at the International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria for 7 years. He has been awarded Honorary Professorships by Universities in China and Mongolia; and has been a fellow of Commonwealth Association, UK; Humboldt Foundation, Germany; and Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan. He has also been a member of advisory and evaluation boards of various national and international organizations.