Dr. Kaushala Prasad Mishra studied Chemistry at the University of Allahabad, India and graduated as MSc. in 1968. He then joined as Scientific Officer, a permanent position in the reputed nuclear research institute, Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), Govt of India, Mumbai. He received his PhD degree in 1979 from the University of Gujarat, Ahmedabad, India. He grew upward in the career from position to position in Radiobiology Division of the same Center. He was visiting Professor at several universities, namely, Kyoto University, Japan, University of Bielefeld, Germany, University of Sydney, Australia, Institute of Biochemistry, France, University of Rome, Italy, University of New York, USA, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, Nagoya University, Japan and others. He became the Head of Radiation Biology and Health Sciences Division, BARC. He has published more than 250 research papers and has received citations more than 4000 (Google Scholar).