Dr. Mahipal Singh is a professor of Animal Science/Biotechnology at the Fort Valley State University, Georgia. He teaches undergraduate and graduate students and has an active research program in animal biotechnology. He earned his PhD from Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India, and subsequently had his postdoctoral training at Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, and the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda. Prior to joining FVSU in 2007, Dr. Singh served as a scientist at the Institute of Himalayan Bioresource technology in India and played a key role in establishing the Molecular Biology Laboratory in its Biotechnology Department. His research interests include genetic engineering of livestock, stem cells, and animal reproduction.