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Sangeeta Sapkota


Ph.D. Horticulture

I am Sangeeta Sapkota, Ph.D. student and I joined Virginia Tech in Spring, 2018. My advisor is Dr. Sherif Sherif at Alson H. Smith Jr. Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Winchester, VA.

I have completed my B.Sc. in Agriculture from Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Tribhuvan University, Nepal and graduated in 2014 from G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, India with M.Sc. in Horticulture. I worked as a Teaching Assistant in Department of Horticulture and Plant Protection, Tribhuvan University. Before joining Virginia Tech, I was working as a research officer in Nepal Agricultural Research Council where I worked on fruit physiology of kiwi and pomegranate.