Gaurav earned his PhD in Entomology at University of Florida, USA, and has authored many refereed and non refereed publications throughout his career. He has worked on various components of IPM in his career including cultural, chemical, molecular, and behavioral control methods of insect control and has presented his research at local, national, and international conferences. Currently, he is working as an agronomist with Monsanto and supporting farmers in handling crop issues related to pest management, nutrient deficiencies, and other crop issues throughout the season and therefore growing better corn and soybean crops.