DBT/Wellcome Trust Intermediate Fellow
June 2019 - present: Reader - F, School of Biological Sciences, NISER, Bhubaneshwar India.
2014 - 2019: Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India.
Education & Training
2009 - 2013: Postdoctoral Research - Institute Curie, Paris, France & University of Geneva, Switzerland.
(Advisor: Prof. Aurelien Roux)
2009: PhD (Biochemistry/Biophysics) - Institute of Biochemistry, Graduate School of Chemistry, University of Münster, Germany.
(Advisor: Prof. Hans Joachim Galla)
2005: MSc (Life Sciences/Biological Sciences) - School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India.
2003: BSc (Biochemistry, Chemistry, Microbiology - All Major) - Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India.
2020: DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance Intermediate Fellowship in Basic Biomedical Research
2018: Early Career Research Award from DST (ECR/2017/003138, Not Availed)
2014 - 2019: INSPIRE Faculty Award in Chemical Sciences.
2010 - 2012: European Commission's Marie Curie Fellowship.
2005 - 2009: Doctoral Fellowship from the NRW Graduate School of Chemistry, Münster, Germany.
2001 - 2005: KVPY Fellowship (National Science Fellowship, administered by IISc, Bangalore and funded by DST, Govt. of India).
Reconstitution of biologically relevant protein interaction at membrane-interface.
Mechanisms of membrane deformation
Nanomaterial Internalization for biomedical applications