Academic Positions

  • Scientist G

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist F

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Visiting Scientist

    University of Florida, Florida

  • Visiting Scientist

    University of Virginia, Virginia

  • Fellow-in-Residence

    The Rocekfeller University, New York

  • Reader

    School of Life Sciences, DA University, Indore

  • Senior Lecturer

    School of Life Sciences, DA University, Indore

  • Lecturer

    School of Life Sciences, DA University, Indore

Education

  • PhD 1989

    Devi Ahilya University, Indore

  • MA/MSc Zoology 1984

    University of Kerala

Honors and Awards

  • 2018
    19th Royan International Research Award, The Royan Institute, Tehran.
  • 2016
    Dr. Subhas Mukherjee Memorial Oration Award of Association of Clinical Embryologists, India
  • 2016
    Dr. TC Anand Kumar Memorial Gold Medal and Oration Award of Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility, India
  • 2015
    Labshetwar Award from Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF), India
  • 2008
    DBT Overseas Associateship
  • 2007
    National Bioscience Award for Career Development Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi
  • 1999-2002
    Visiting Scientist Fellowship National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD to work in University of Florida
  • 1994
    Recepient of an International Post-Doctoral Fellowship award The Rockefeller Foundation, New York, USA
  • 1984
    Qualified in Junior Research Fellowship Examination Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi, India
  • 1984
    Qualified in National Educational Testing University Grants Commission, New Delhi, India

Patents

  • Activators of Cyclin-Dependent Kinases (ACDK).US and International Patent PCT/US02/23147

Memberships

  • Member, American Association for Advancement of Science, New York

  • Member, American Society for Human Genetics

  • Life Member of the Society for Biotechnologists, India Indian Science Congerss Association, Kolkata

  • Life Member of the Society for Biotechnologists, India Society of Biological Chemists, Bangalore, India

  • Life Member of the Society for Biotechnologists, India Society for Reproductive Biology and Comparative Endocrinology (SRBCE), Chennai, India

  • Life Member of the Society for Biotechnologists, India Indian Society for Study of Reproduction and Fertility (ISSRF), India

  • Life Member of the Society for Biotechnologists, India Indian Society of Cell Biology, India

Reviewerships

  • Funding Agencies

    • Department of Science and Technology
    • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
    • Department of Atomic Energy
    • Department of Biotechnology
    • The United States - Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF)

  • Journals

    • The American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry
    • Andrologia
    • Current Opinions in Biology
    • Journal of Membrane Biology
    • Plant Science
    • Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry
    • Journal of Plant Physiology
    • Fertility and Sterility
    • Acta Biochimica Polonica
    • BBA- Gene Regulatory Mechanisms
    • Journal of Biophysics and Structural Biology
    • Journal of Biosciences
    • Journal of Reproductive Immunology
    • Indian Journal of Biotechnology

Contact

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
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Kerala, India
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