Academic Positions

  • Scientist E-I & Wellcome Trust-India Alliance Intermediate Fellow

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist C & Wellcome Trust-India Alliance Intermediate Fellow

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Visiting Associate Scientist

    University of Wisconsin-Madison USA

  • Research Associate

    University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Education

  • PhD. Molecular Biology/Biochemistry 2008

    Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad, India

  • M.Sc. Biosciences 2003

    Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

  • B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons) 2001

    Manipur University

Honors and Awards

  • 2012
    Wellcome Trust (UK) - DBT India Alliance Intermediate Fellowship
  • 2012
    American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant, USA
  • 2012
    Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA), DBT, India
  • 2012
    Ramalingaswami Fellowship, Department of Biotechnology, India
  • 2009
    American Heart Association Post-doctoral Fellowship, USA
  • 2003 - 2008
    CSIR Junior and Senior Research Fellowships, India
  • 2002
    JNCASR Summer Research Fellowship, India
  • 2001
    Gold Medal in Chemistry, Manipur University, India

Memberships

  • Member of DBT-TASK FORCE committee of Metabolic disease and Autoimmune diseases

  • Member of American Heart Association

  • Associate faculty member, Faculty of 1000-Biology

  • Member of Indian National Science Congress Association

  • Reviewer of funding agencies (SERB, DBT, NSC-Poland)

Contact

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
Thycaud Post, Poojappura, Trivandrum - 695 014
Kerala, India
+91-471-2529400 | 2347975 | 2348753
+91-471-2348096
webmaster@rgcb.res.in