Dr, Jiban Shrestha is working as a Scientist (Plant Breeding and Genetics) at National Maize Research Program, Rampur, Chitwan under Nepal Agricultural Research Council. I have been involved in basic and applied research on maize mainly related to development, maintenance and improvement of hybrid and open pollinated maize varieties as well as soil nutrient management for maize grown in various production systems. I have published 65 peer reviewed articles in both national and international journals, 10 proceeding papers and 2 books. I have been affiliated to 40 journals as editor or reviewer. I have worked as reviewer of 8 international conferences related to agriculture. I have joined as member of Society of Agricultural Scientist, Nepal (SAS-N), Agronomy Society Nepal (ASON), Asian Council of Science Editors(ACSE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE) and Council of Asian Science Editors (CASE). I have guided 7 agricultural graduate and 3 postgraduate students for their thesis research.