STATEMENT OF BOARDS, COUNCILS, COMMITTEES AND OTHER BODIES


Composition of the Society

Honble Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Govt. of India is the President and all the members of Governing Council including Chairman will be the members of the Society. The Director, CDFD will be Member-Secretary and Convenor.

Composition of the Governing Council
Secretary, DBT, Ministry of S&T, Govt. of India Chairman Ex-officio
Director General, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research or his nominee Member Ex-officio
Senior Scientist from Department of Biotechnology Member Ex-officio
Joint Secretary and Financial Adviser, Department of Biotechnology Member Ex-officio
Joint Secretary (CS), Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India Member Ex-officio
Joint Secretary or his nominee, Ministry of Law, Justice & Company Affairs Member Ex-officio
Director General or his nominee Bureau of Police Research & Development Member Ex-officio
Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Committee of CDFD Member Ex-officio
Two reputed Scientists to be nominated by the Governing Council as individual experts Members
Director of the CDFD Member-Secretary

Composition of the Finance Committee
Chairman of the Finance Committee shall be nominated by the Governing Council
Joint Secretary and Financial Adviser, DBT or his nominee Member Ex-officio
Joint Secretary and Financial Adviser, MHA or his nominee Member Ex-officio
Senior Scientist, DBT Member
Director of the Centre Member
Two members of the Governing Council to be nominated by the Governing Council Member
Financial Controller of the CCMB Member
Senior Finance Officer of CDFD Member Secretary and Convenor

Compostion of the Scientific Advisory Committee
Renowned scientist in areas of DNA fingerprinting/Molecular Biology to be nominated by the Governing Council Chairman
Representative from DBT Member
Representative from ICAR Member
Representative from ICMR Member
Representative from CCMB Member
Representative from Forensic Science Lab to be nominated by MHA Member
Two scientists to be nominated by the Governing Council Member
Director of the CDFD Member-Secretary and Convenor

Composition of the Building Committee, 2008
Prof V S Chauhan, Director, ICGEB Chairman
Dr J Gowrishankar, Director, CDFD Member
Shri N S Samant, Jt. Secretary, DBT Member
Shri Virendra Kapoor, Dy.Secretary, DBT Member
Shri B Bose, Management Consultant, NII, N Delhi Member
Shri J Sanjeev Rao, Head Administration, CDFD Member
Shri A K Prakash, Head Finance & Accounts, CDFD Member
Shri K Ananda Rao, SS (Engg), CDFD Member and Convenor

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBSC) of CDFD
Dr J Nagaraju, Staff Scientist-VII Chairperson (Nominee of Director, CDFD)
Dr Rupinder Kaur, Staff Scientist-IV CDFD Expert
Dr N Madhusudan Reddy, Staff Scientist-III CDFD Expert
Dr Imran Siddiqi, Scientist, CCMB, Hyderabad Outside Expert
Dr Ashwin Dalal, Staff Scientist-IV Member with medical qualification
Dr S Shivaji, Scientist, CCMB, Hyderabad DBT Nominee

BioEthics Committee of CDFD (2020-2022)
Prof. G B Reddy
Professor, Department of Law,
University College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad 500007
Chairperson
Prof. Sheela Prasad
Associate Professor, Centre for Regional Studies, School of Social Sciences,
University of Hyderabad
Member
Dr. Mahtab S Bamji
Emeritus Scientist, Dangoria Charitable Trust, Hyderabad
Member
Mrs. Amita Kasbekar
Habsiguda, Hyderabad
Member
Dr Murali Bashyam
Scientist VII,
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad
Member
Dr Rupinder Kaur
Scientist VII,
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad
Member
Dr. Ashwin B Dalal
Staff Scientist – VI & Head Diagnostics,
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad
Member Secretary

Matters concerning evaluation of research proposals involving human subjects should be cleared by the Institutional Bio-Ethics Committee.

Prof G Manohar Rao, Former Principal, PG College of Law, OU.