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2007-2011: Ph. D. 

Institute of Biochemistry,

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität (WWU), Münster, Germany.

2005-2007: M. Sc. in Biotechnology 

School of Biotechnology,

Jawaharlal Nehru University,New Delhi, India.

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2002-2005: B. Sc. in Microbiology (Honours)

Gargi College,

University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.

Professional Experience

2017-2022: Assistant Professor

Bioscience & Bioengineering Department,

Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, India

2014-2017: Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Fellow

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology,

Dortmund, Germany

2011-2014: EMBO-Long-Term Fellow

Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland

Administrative Experience

2023-Present: Associate Professor

Bioscience & Bioengineering Department,

Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, India

2023: Core Research Granfrom Science and Engineering Board (SERB), DST, Govt. of India.

2021: Young Scientist Research Award from the Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India.

2019: Har Gobind Khorana-Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award from the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) ,Government of India.

2019: Travel Award from IndiaBioscience for Young Investigator Meeting 2019, Guwahati, India.

2018: Early Career Research Award from Science and Engineering Board (SERB), DST, Govt. of India.

2017: Selected as UGC-faculty in Biological Sciences  under the UGC- Faculty Recharge Programme, Govt. of India.

2015: Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) fellowship from the Humboldt Foundation, Germany.
2014: Max Planck Post Doctoral fellowship from the Max Planck Society, Germany.
2012:  EMBO-Long Term fellowship from the EMBO Organization, Heidelberg, Germany.
2007:  Doctoral research fellowship from the NRW International Graduate School of Chemistry, Münster, Germany.
2005:  Master’s scholarship from the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India.

2023-till date; Chairperson, Department research Committee, IITJ

2023-till date: Convener, Department Undergraduate Committee, IITJ

2022-Present: Member, Institute Agile Committee Vision Implementation Team IIT Jodhpur

2021-Present: Faculty Mentor, Department Outreach Team IIT Jodhpur

2021-2024: Faculty Advisor, B. Tech, 2021 Batch, IIT Jodhpur

2022-Present: Member, Institute Biosafety Committee, IIT Jodhpur

June 2018: Member, JEE Female Helpdesk at IIT Jodhpur, India

2017-2021: Nodal Officer, VIGYAN JYOTI Outreach Program, DST Kiran Division, Govt. of India

2017-2018: Campus Mentor-UG, IIT Jodhpur, India

Thesis Supervised


PhD Thesis

Sonal Jaiswal

M. Tech Thesis

Anshika Mishra: Currently pursuing PhD at The university of New Mexico, USA

Umama Shahid: Currently pursuing PhD at the Monash University

Swati Jain 

B. Tech Projects:

Shivang Khandelwal (B18BB033)

Nidhi Sharma (B18BB020)

Course code: Course Title

    PG-level Courses

         BBL7020: Bioimaging: Instrumentation & Acquisition (2019 Semester 1, 2020,2021,2022, 2023)
         BB613: Biochemical engineering (2017, 2018, 2019)
         BB619: Bioimaging (2018, 2019)
         BB622: Biochemical & Computational Techniques (2018, 2019)

   PG-Level Teaching Laboratories Developed

        Biochemical Techniques
        Bioimaging: Instrumentation & Analysis

UG Level Courses

        BBL1011: Introduction to Bioengineering 
(2022 Semester 2)     
        BBL2010: Biochemistry
(2020,2021,2022, 2023)

UG Leve; Teaching Laboratories Developed

         Biochemistry Laboratory


Teaching Experience

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