An Indian American professor named NOSB scientist

USDA announced the appointment of Dr. Dilip Nandwani on Friday

An Indian American professor named NOSB scientist
Image: Dr. Dilip Nandwani (Twitter)

An Indian American professor Dr. Dilip Nandwani at Tennessee State University in Nashville has been named to the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) as a scientist for a five-year term ending in Jan. 2027.

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the appointment of Nandwani, who has a Ph.D. in Botany and has 10 years of teaching expertise in organic agriculture, certification, and crop science, along with three other new members, on Friday.