Hansraj College

University of Delhi

NAAC Grade A+ with CGPA 3.62

Dr Kaveri Chakrabarty

Associate Professor | Department of Zoology
Contact (Off.): +91-11-27667458

Email Address : kavsc[at]rediffmail[dot]com

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  • Physiology
  • Fish Biology
  • B.Sc. (Honours) Zoology , Division-I , University of Delhi
  • M.Sc. (Zoology) -- Department of Zoology , Division-I , University of Delhi
  • Ph.D. (Physiology)-- Faculty of Medical Sciences , 2004 , University of Delhi

ACADEMIC DISTINCTIONS:

  • Textbook-“Textbook of Nutrition in Health and Disease” Kaveri Chakrabarty and A.S. Chakrabarty Published by Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd, 2019.
  • Book -“Fundamentals of Respiratory Physiology” A.S. Chakrabarty and Kaveri Chakrabarty Published by I.K. International Publishing House Ltd, 2006.
  • Regular Member of American Physiological Society (APS).
  • Invited as Guest Speaker in Women in Science STEM Series in the Department of Biological Sciences, Winston Salem State University, North Carolina, USA. 1st May 2017.
  • Invited as Speaker in Physiology Update 2018 “Delving into the Stress Response:HTPA-Axis, Nutrition & Exercise”, Department  of Physiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. 15th November 2018.
  • Life Member of  The Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India (APPI)
  • Former Research Associate in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Awarded National Scholarship under Centre of Advance Study Scheme during M.Sc from 1997 to 1999 
  • Awarded Certificate of Scholarship for securing the highest percentage of marks in the college in M.Sc (Final) Zoology Examination                                                 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • Assistant Professor in Zoology at Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2011 till date)
  • Assistant Professor in Zoology at Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi (2007-2011)
  • Lecturer in Zoology at Miranda House, University of Delhi (2006-2007)
  • Lecturer in Zoology at Maitreyi College, University of Delhi (2005)
  • Guest Lectures in Physiology for M.Sc students at Dr B. R. Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:

  •    Research Associate- Department of Physiology and Biophysics. School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  •    Senior Research Fellow (CSIR)-Department of Physiology. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi.
  •    Junior Research Fellow (CSIR)- Department of Physiology. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi.
  •    Research Fellow (DRDO)-Department of Physiology. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi.

    NET-JRF

  • Qualified Joint C.S.I.R-Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and eligibility for lectureship – National Eligibility Test (NET) (held in June 2000).

COURSES TAUGHT AT VARIOUS LEVELS

(A) Undergraduate:

ANNUAL MODE :-

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology : 1st Year – Paper - I –Animal Diversity-I (Theory and  Practicals)

                                      2nd  Year – Paper - III –Animal Diversity-II (Theory and   Practicals)

                                                – Paper - IV –Biological Chemistry and  Immunology  (Theory and Practicals)

                                    3rd  Year – Paper - VI –Physiology and Functional Histology

                                                                     (Theory and Practicals)

                                                   –  Paper - IX –Cell and Molecular Biology (Theory)

                                                    -Paper - Xa –Applied Entomology (Theory and Practicals)

B.Sc (Hons) Biological Sciences : 2nd Year – EL 211b – Elective Human  Biology (Theory )

                                                     3rd Year – EL 311b – Elective Human Biology  (Theory and Practicals)

B.Sc (G) Life Sciences :  2nd  Year – LS-203 – Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Immunology (Practicals)

B.Sc (G) Life Sciences :   1st Year – Paper – 105 a – Biology (Theory)

B.Sc (G) Applied Physical Sciences :   1st Year – Paper – 105 b – Biology (Theory)

B.Sc (Hons) Botany- Subsidiary :   1st Year – Paper - I –Animal Diversity-I (Theory and Practicals)

                                                2nd Year – Paper - III –Animal Diversity-II  (Theory and  Practicals)

Qualifying Subject – History of Science and Scientific Method

 

SEMESTER MODE:-

Four Year Undergraduate Program (FYUP) Zoology : 1st Year –DC –I (Paper-1) Diversity &  Evolution of Non Chordates-I (Theory and Practicals)

: 1st Year –DC –I (Paper-3) Diversity &  Evolution of Non Chordates-II (Theory and Practicals)

 

THREE YEAR PROGRAMME (Six- Semester Course)       

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology :   1st Year( II Sem)–Paper -5 ZOHT-202–Biodiversity II  (Theory and Practicals)

                                         1st Year( II Sem)–Paper-6 ZOHT-203–Biodiversity III  (Theory and Practicals)

                                        2nd Year(III Sem)–Paper -9 ZOHT-304–Animal  Physiology and Functional Histology - I

                                                                                           (Theory and Practicals)

                                      2nd Year(III Sem)–Paper -11 CBHT-301– Cell Biology –I (Theory)

                                       2nd Year(IV Sem)–Paper -13 ZOHT-405–Animal                                                      Physiology and Functional Histology -II                                                                                       (Theory and Practicals)

 B.Sc Life Sciences :    1st Year( II Sem)–Paper -7 LSPT-203–Food Nutrition  & Health (Theory)

                                        2nd  Year( III Sem)–Paper -11 LSPT-305–Biodiversity   II (Theory)

                                        2nd Year(III Sem)–Paper -12  LSPT-306–Introduction to Medical Diagnostics

                                                                                          (Theory and Practicals)

B.Sc (Hons) Anthropology: 2nd Year(III Sem)–Paper -12  MBHT-301  Molecular Biology – I   (Theory and Practicals)

B.Sc (H) Chemistry :   1st Year( II Sem)–Paper -7  LSPT-202–Biology II  (Theory & Practicals)

 

CHOICE BASED CREDIT CYSTEM (CBCS)

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology :   2nd Year( III Sem)–Core Course VI –Physiology :   Controlling and Coordinating Systems

                                                          (Theory and Practicals)   

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology :   2nd Year( III Sem)–Paper-Diversity of Chordata (Practicals)

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology :   2nd Year( IV Sem)–Paper –32231401-Comparative anatomy of Vertebrates (Theory and Practicals)

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology :   2nd Year( IV Sem)–Paper-32231402–Physiology : Life  Sustaining Systems (Theory)

 B.Sc Life Sciences : 2nd Year( III Sem)–Core Course III –Physiology &  Biochemistry(Theory)

GE for Zoology :1st year (II Sem)-Human Physiology (Theory and Practicals)

GE for Zoology : 2nd year (III Sem)-Paper-GE-6- Food, Nutrition and Health                                                                                                               (Theory)                                                                                                                                                      

(B) Postgraduate:

Guest lectures in Physiology to M.Sc -Ph.D Combined degree course at Dr. B.R. Ambedker Center for Biomedical  Research (University of Delhi)

DOCTORAL (PhD) COMMITTEE MEMBER -Dept of Physiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)-Students awarded degree

 

INNOVATION PROJECT

Successful completion of Innovation project (University of Delhi) 2015-2016 Project Code: HRC-305 as one of the Principal  Investigators guiding 10 students of various undergraduate courses (Zoology, Botany and Life Sciences)

 Project Title: “Nutritional profiling and correlation with functional respiratory capacity in soldiers / volunteers.”

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSIGNMENTS

  • Department Superintendent of Practical Examinations for the session 2020-2021
  • Department Museum Convenor (2020-2021)
  • Teacher-in-charge of the Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi for the session 2018-2019
  • Syllabus Up-gradation / Curriculum Revision: Member of Learning Outcomes-based Curriculum Framework (LOCF) for Undergraduate Education. University of Delhi, 2019. Contributor and Reviewer in (i) CC-VIPhysiology: Controlling and Coordinating system (ii) CC-IX Physiology: Life Sustaining Systems (iii) GE-VI Food, Nutrition and Health Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, 2019
  • Department Museum Convenor (2019-2020)
  • Member of Admission Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2018-2019)
  • Member of Workload Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2018-2019)
  • Member of Purchase Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2018-2019)
  • Member of Library Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2018-2019)
  • Member of Hostel Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (2018-2019)
  • Department DBT Coordinator (2018-till date)
  • Conducted interviews for adhoc posts  (2018)
  • Conducted Hostel admissions for Zoology Department (2017-2019)
  • Convenor Life Sciences Society (2017-2018)
  • Department Superintendent of Practical Examinations (2013-2014)
  • Member of Admission Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi and ECA Convenor for Admissions (2015-2016)
  • Member of Admission Committee, Hansraj College, University of Delhi and ECA Convenor for Admissions (2014-2015)
  • Convenor of Western Dance Society (2014-2015)
  • Convenor of Choreography Society (2014-2015)
  • Member of Music Society (2014-2015)
  • Convenor Life Sciences Society (2014-2015)
  • Member of Editorial Board of Annual Departmental Magazine “Shrishti 2014”
  • Convenor Life Sciences Society (2012-2013)
  • Faculty for Cluster classes ( September 2012- February 2013)
  • Faculty member of Gyanoday Educational Train Journey for NCC and NSS girls students in 2012 (Hansraj College)
  • Department Library Incharge (2011-2012)
  • Ph.D. (Physiology)-- Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, 2004

Title of thesis:  Effect of Simulated High Altitude Exposure on Airway Smooth Muscle Activity

INNOVATION PROJECT

Successful completion of Innovation project (University of Delhi) 2015-2016 Project Code: HRC-305 as one of the Principal  Investigators guiding 10 students of various undergraduate courses (Zoology, Botany and Life Sciences)

 Project Title: “Nutritional profiling and correlation with functional respiratory capacity in soldiers / volunteers.”

 

DRDO PROJECT: Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences

Former Research Fellow (DRDO)-Department of Physiology. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi.

Project Title: Effect of Simulated High Altitude Exposure on Airway Smooth Muscle Activity : Role of Nitric oxide and other Epithelium derived factors

BOOKS PUBLISHED

  • **Textbook-Kaveri Chakrabarty and A.S. Chakrabarty: Textbook of Nutrition in Health and Disease. Published by Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019. ISBN : 978-981-15-0961-2
  • Book-A.S.Chakrabarty and Kaveri Chakrabarty: Fundamentals of Respiratory Physiology. Published by I.K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. 2006. ISBN: 81-88237-70-1

** Springer Nature has informed

“Your book is helping solve the world’s greatest challenges”. 

“We are delighted to inform you that your book Textbook of Nutrition in Health and Disease is among the top used publications on SpringerLink that concern one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”. 

** This book has crossed 8100 downloads till date and has been cited and also mentioned in Wikipedia.

CHAPTER PUBLISHED IN A BOOK 

  • Kaveri Chakrabarty. Gender and Human Nutritional Safety. Gender and Space-  Multidisciplinary Insights  261-271,2016. ISBN: 978-93-85503-48-1

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

  • Kaveri Chakrabarty. Nutritional Interventions for a Healthy Life during COVID-19 Outbreak: Prospective Association with Healthy Dietary Pattern. HansShodhSudha - Vigyaan-Vaanijaya-kala ka Shodh Sangam Journal Hansraj College Research Journal . July-September 2020, Page 93-99.
  • Textbook-Kaveri Chakrabarty and A.S. Chakrabarty: Textbook of Nutrition in Health and Disease. Published by Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty et al. Nutrition versus Functional Respiratory Capacity: A Cardinal Interplay The FASEB Journal (Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) April 2017 31:lb832. Impact factor 4.967
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty et al. Environment versus Lungs –A profound impression on Functional Respiratory Capacity. E032 Encon 2017 4th to 6th January 2017
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty. Gender and Human Nutritional Safety. Gender and Space-  Multidisciplinary Insights  261-271,2016.
  • Book-A.S.Chakrabarty and Kaveri Chakrabarty: Fundamentals of Respiratory Physiology. Published by I.K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. 2006.
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Modulation of the contractile responses of guinea pig isolated tracheal rings after chronic intermittent hypobaric hypoxia with and without cold exposure. J Appl. Physiol (American Physiological Society) 99: 1006-1011, 2005. Impact factor 3.05
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty Functional foods and Exercise may alleviate Cognitive dysfunction of Neurodegenerative diseases . NeuroEunoia 2020: A Neuroscience Affair, Page 35, October 2020
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Modulation of guinea pig tracheal smooth muscle activity by low temperature. The FASEB Journal (Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) 19: A 1277-1278, 2005. Impact factor 4.967
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Effect of acute simulated high altitude on responses evoked by contractile mediators of the airways in guinea pig isolated tracheal rings. Ind .J. Physiol. Pharmacol 48: p171, Suppl 2004
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Effect of chronic intermittent hypoxia (CIH) with and without cold exposure on the responsiveness of the isolated guinea pig trachealis : Role of the epithelium. Departmental Retreat. Salt Fork Resort, U.S.A. p 47, 2003
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Effect of cold on contractile response in isolated airway smooth muscle of guinea pigs. Souvenir and Abstracts. International Conference On Chest Diseases and Allied Sciences. p 94, 2003
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Modulation of the responsiveness of the guinea pig isolated trachealis to 5-HT under hypoxia: Effects of epithelial denudation. Ind. J. Physiol Pharmacol 46: p 35, Suppl 2002
  • Kaveri Chakrabarty and M. Fahim. Effect of hypoxia on airway smooth muscle activity of guinea pigs. Ind. J. Physiol Pharmacol 45: p122, Suppl 2001

 

                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL  PRESENTATIONS                     

  •  Topic : Nutrition versus Functional Respiratory Capacity: A Cardinal Interplay Experimental Biology meeting (EB CHICAGO 2017). Chicago, Illinois, USA  Year  :  2017 
  •  Topic : Environment versus Lungs- A profound impression  on Functional Respiratory CapacityConference  : International Conference and Outreach Program on   Environment and Ecology: Sustainability and Challenges Delhi Year :  2017
  • Topic  : Deadly environmental air for our lungs- profound effect on breathing. STEM teacher training workshop on Research Based Pedagogical Tools , IISER Mohali.Year  :  2017
  • Topic : Effect of acute simulated high altitude on responses evoked by contractile mediators of the airways in  guinea pig isolated tracheal rings. Conference : 50th Annual Conference of Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India (Golden Appicon) held at NIMHANS,Bangalore, India  Year : 2004
  • Topic : Effect of chronic intermittent hypoxia (CIH) with and without cold exposure on the  responsiveness of the  isolated guinea pig trachealis : Role of the epithelium .Retreat   : 4th Departmental Retreat. Department of Physiology & Biophysics. Salt Fork Resort & Conference  Center, Ohio, U.S.A. Year  : 2003                                                                        
  • Topic : Effect of cold on contractile response in isolated airway smooth muscle of guinea-pigs Conference : International Conference On Chest Diseases And Allied Science        organized by V.P.Chest Institute  at Indian Habitat Centre,  New Delhi, India Year : 2003
  • Topic  :  Effect of hypoxia on airway smooth muscle activity of guinea-pigs. Conference :47th Annual National Conference Of Association Of Physiologists And            Pharmacologists Of India  held at Armed Forces Medical College,  Pune, India.  Year :  2001

Invited as Guest Speaker

  •  Topic  : The exploration of Functional Respiratory Capacity and it’s association with Diet and Lifestyle Habits 
  • Inspiring Women in STEM Seminar Series , Winston Salem State University, North Carolina, USA.  Year :  2017

Invited as Speaker

  • Topic :  An integrated view of Cognition, Oxidative Stress, Nutrition and Exercise 
  • Physiology Update 2018 “ Delving into the Stress Response:HTPA-Axis, Nutrition & Exercise”, Department  of Physiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.  Year :  2018

 ORGANIZER / CONVENOR / RESOURCE PERSON / PRESENTOR & PARTICIPANT IN WORKSHOPS /SYMPOSIA /SEMINAR & CONFERENCES

  • Organizer in Annual lecture session titled “Understanding the tribal communities in India: Culture, Identity and Hegemony” held on 24th January, 2021 organized by North East Cell, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Organizer in Webinar titled “ Fourth Revolution: Preparing for the impending change admist COVID times” held on 21st  November, 2020 organized by North East Cell, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Organizer in Workshop Session on “ How to earn a Professional Degree alongside your Curent Study or Job” held on 7th November, 2020 organized by North East Cell, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Participated and abstract published of e-Poster in International E-conference “ NeuroEunoia 2020: A Neuroscience Affair hosted by Gargi College, Universisty of Delhi, 16-17 October 2020
  • Organizer in One Day International Webinar on “ Gut microbiota and host : the fight for Iron” organized Shristi Chetna, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, August 1, 2020
  • Organizer in One Day International Webinar on “ COVID 19; Living through the Pandemic” organized Shristi Chetna, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, July 29, 2020
  • Departmental DBT Coordinator in One Day Webinar on “ Topics- Prevention and Remedies of Pandemic Covid-19” organized by Department of Zoology (Under DBT Star College Scheme), Hansraj College, University of Delhi, May 15, 2020
  • Participated in Two Days Webinar on “ Myths and Truths of Fitness and Corrective Exercises for Various Body Deformities” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, May 12-13, 2020
  • Participated in Three Days Webinar on “ Covid 19: Challenges and Road ahead” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, May 7-9, 2020
  • Participated in One Day Webinar on “ Strengthening the Immune System with Naturopathy ” organized by Department of Botany and IQAC, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, May 6, 2020
  • Participated in Three Days Webinar on “ Stress Management during Covid-19 Phase” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, May 1-3, 2020
  • Participated in One Day Webinar on “ Leadership roles in Uncertain Times” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, April 30, 2020
  • Participated in One Day Webinar on “ Teachers and Technology: The Road Ahead” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, April 25, 2020
  • Participated in ISW-2020 International Summit on Women In STEM-“Visualizing the Future: New Skylines”organized by DBT and ICGEB at India Habitat Centre,Lodhi Road, Delhi January 23-24, 2020
  • Participated in One Day Workshop on “ Soft Skill Development in New Age Teaching” organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, October 19, 2019
  • Participated in Fourth Lecture Workshop on Trans-disciplinary Areas of Research and Teaching by Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awardees organized by Science Foundation of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College, University of Delhi, September 27-28, 2019
  • Organizer in One Day Workshop on “ Python for Biology” organized by Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, September 07, 2019
  • Delegate in Indo-European Workshop on “Next Generation Physiology for Healthy Lifestyle” held on 31st January-1st February 2019. Organized by Department of Physiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
  • Delegate in ICMR Workshop Series on “Physiology Education Techniques 2018: IUPS Initiative” held on 3-5 November, 2018 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur.
  • Participated in “ Mental Health Summit 2018”  on September 15th 2018 organized by Enlightened Souls Foundation.
  • Delegate in the  1st  Annual Conference of Association of Physiologists & Pharmacologists of India, Delhi Chapter, “APPICON DC 2018” held on 7th and 8th September, 2018. Organized by Department of Physiology, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India.
  • Participated in the Conclave on “Biodiversity for Everyone’s Life” on August 31st, 2018 held at Miranda House, University of Delhi. Organized by Miranda House (University of Delhi ) and Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD), Manipur.
  • Organized Zoological Society  “Shristi Chetna” functions as Teacher-in-charge which included scientific lectures and talks for the session 2018-2019
  • Member of Advisory committee in the Indo-US Colloquium on “Recent Developments  in Interdisciplinary Sciences” held on 2nd July, 2018 at Hansraj College, University of Delhi
  • Successfully completed 1-Day Workshop on “Document verification: A Forensic Perspective” organized by Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for women, Delhi in collaboration with DBT Star College Scheme & IQAC held on June 11th, 2018 at Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for women (University of Delhi).
  • Convener of a one day seminar and hands-on-workshop organized by the Life Science Society on “Computational Biology and its role in Genomics & Metagenomics” on 15th Feb, 2018 , Department of Zoology, University of Delhi at Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Organizer in the Workshop on “ Diagnostic Applications of Immunological Techniques” held on 19th to 20th September,2017 at Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  • Resource person in the Workshop on “ Basic Blood and Biochemical Parameters of Human Health” 7th  September, 2017, held at Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  •  Organizer in Workshop on “Beekeeping – Be a Bee” held at Department of Zoology, Hans Raj College on August 22nd, 2017 under aegis of DBT star College scheme.
  • Resource Person for Conduct of Training for teachers of DPSG group of Schools on 21st May 2017.
  • Oral Presentation –“ The exploration of Functional Respiratory Capacity and it’s association with Diet and Lifestyle Habits”. Inspiring Women in STEM Seminar Series, 1st May, 2017.Winston Salem State University, North Carolina , USA.
  • Poster presented –“ Nutrition versus Functional Respiratory Capacity: A Cardinal Interplay”. Experimental Biology meeting (EB CHICAGO 2017), 22-26 April 2017. Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • Participated and given Award of Appreciation in the “Say No to Drugs” Awareness Campaign 29th March, 2017, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi.
  • Organizer in One day workshop on “ Construction and analysis of phylogenetic trees” 23rd  February, 2017, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  • Organizer in two day workshop on “Zebrafish- A model organism” 21st & 22nd February, 2017, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  • Invited Speaker in Seminar –“Impact of Social Media in Daily life” at Delhi International School, Dwarka  11th  February 2017
  • Poster presented -“Deadly environmental air for our lungs- profound effect on breathing” STEM teacher training workshop on Research Based Pedagogical Tools 23-25 January, 2017, IISER Mohali.
  • Organizer in  Two days Workshop on Drosophila- A model organism. 20-21 January, 2017. Department of Zoology, Hansraj College( Under DBT Star College Scheme).
  • Poster presented –“ Environment versus Lungs : A profound impression on Functional Respiratory Capacity”. International conference and outreach program on environment and ecology : Sustainibility and Challenges .January 4-6.2017.
  • Attended Training workshop on “ Drosophila and Zebrafish Model Systems” 19th -21st December, 2016. Department of Biochemistry & Zoology, Daulat Ram College, University of Delhi.
  •  Organizer in two day workshop on “Techniques in Immunology”           19th and 20th December, 2016, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  • Participated in Faculty Development Program on Research Data Analysis using Excel & SPSS November 16, 2016, Department of Commerce, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Participated in Symposium on Preoptic Area in Sleep and Sleep Apnoea-New Insights May 15, 2015. Department of Physiology, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital.
  • Participated in Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, Govt of India, 23-07-2015 to 24-07-2015.
  • Organizer in workshop on “Bioinformatics” Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.( Star College Project)
  • Participated in Workshop on Data Acquisition and Analysis AD Instruments, Department of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Participated in National Seminar “ Linking Human Resources with Business strategies. 26th and 27th March, 2014, Department of Commerce, Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi.
  •  Organizer in Molecular Biotechnology Techniques. 21-23 March, 2014, Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.(under  DBT Star College Scheme).
  • 1st International Conference on Emerging Trends of Nanotechnology in Drug Discovery26-27 May,2014. Sri Venkateswara College  and Department of Biochemistry, UDSC in association with CQM,University of Madeira, Portugal.
  • National Conference on Relevance of Nanotechnology in Biology, Department of Botany and Zoology, Hans Raj College, University of  Delhi, March 1st , 2013 (Member of organizing committee).
  • “Inspire Internship Program-2012”organized by Hans Raj College, University of  Delhi, December 17-21, 2012 (Member of  organizing  committee).
  •  “Global Hypoxia Summit & 4th International Conference on Chronic Hypoxia” August 9-12, 2012 organized by DIPAS, Delhi August 9-12, 2012.
  • TRendys in Biochemistry-2010, Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi, Organized by Department of Biochemistry, Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi & School of Biotechnology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Nov 2010.
  • “Learning for content (L4C)-42-Workshop on Open Educational Resources” at South Campus (D .U) with support from Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, Canada. Jointly organized by University of Delhi, South Campus & Acharya Narendra Dev College, April 2009.
  •  National Symposium on Biotechnology in the post-genomic era. Department of Biotechnology, Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi, April 2009.
  • Biology Laboratory Course (LS-206). ILLL and Miranda House, University of Delhi, September 2008.
  • National Symposium on Oxidative Stress- An Overview, Department of Physiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, February, 2008.
  • II Annual Conference of the Society of Pharmacovigilance. V.P. Chest Institute. University of Delhi, March 2003.
  • Biotechon-2001. V.P. Chest Institute. University of Delhi, October 2001.
  • Symposium on Rational use of antibiotics. V.P. Chest Institute. University of Delhi, June 2000.
  •  11th Annual Conference of the Physiological Society of India. V.P. Chest Institute. University of Delhi, November, 1999.
  •  Symposium on targets for New Drug Development: Into the New Millenium. V.P. Chest Institute. University of Delhi, November, 1999.????

 

POST-DOCTORAL EXPERIENCE

  • Former Research Associate in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

SCHOLARSHIP

  • Awarded National Scholarship under Centre of Advance Study Scheme during M.Sc.

MEMBERSHIP OF SCIENTIFIC BODIES

  • Regular Member of American Physiological Society (APS) 2017 till date
  • Life Member of  The Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India (APPI)

ACADEMIC STAFF COLLEGE – ORIENTATION/REFRESHER COURSE/FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME / ARPIT (SWAYAM):

  • Orientation Programme (OR-67) [UGC] CPDHE, University of Delhi20-6-2011 to16-7-2011,UGC.
  • Refresher Course in Women Studies. Awarded “A” Grade [UGC] CPDHE, University of Delhi 02-12-2015 to  22-12-2015 (3 weeks),UGC.
  • FDP on Research Data Analysis using Excel & SPSS Hansraj College, University of Delhi 16th November 2016 Department of Commerce Hansraj College, University of Delhi
  • FDP on Challenges before the Academia in the era of gadgets,e-communication & A.I (Interdisciplinary) [MHRD] Hansraj College, University of Delhi 15-12-2018 to 28-12-2018 (2 weeks) Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • Organized FDP on “ Agriculture, Health & Society” (Interdisciplinary) [MHRD] Hansraj College, University of Delhi  15th -16th March 2019 Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  • ARPIT Course for career advancement scheme (CAS) promotion on “ Pedagogical Innovations & Research Methodology” Awarded “A” Grade [MHRD] SWAYAM ARPIT Online Course Certification (Offered by Guru Jambheswar University of Science & Technology Hisar) 1st November 2018 to 28th February 2019 Exam held on 30th March 2019
  • ARPIT Course for career advancement scheme (CAS) promotion on “ Advances in Animal Diversity and Systematics and Evolution” [MHRD] SWAYAM ARPIT Online Course Certification (Offered by Dr. H.S. Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar) 1st November 2018 to 28th February 2019 .Exam held on 30th June 2019

OTHER EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES

Educational Trips

  • Lab visit- Genetics lab visit (Dr. Surajit Sarkar, South campus)- for exposure to advanced instruments and techniques (Hansraj College) 21st January 2017
  • Student Visit to DIPAS for Innovation Project (2015)
  • Student visit to Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology for CSIR-IGIB Open Day(2015)
  • Under DBT Star College Scheme to “Codon Biotech” Noida on 17th October 2013 (Hansraj College)
  • Gyanoday Educational Train Journey for NSS girls students in 2012 (Hansraj College)
  • Jim Corbett National Park- Uttarakhand in  November 2009 (Sri Venkateswara College)
  • Binsar Wild Life Sanctuary- Uttarakhand in September 2007 (Sri Venkateswara College)
  • Yamuna Biodiversity Park and Delhi Zoo in 2007 (Miranda House)
  • Yamuna Biodiversity Park, Delhi in 2005 (Maitreyi College)

 

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