Faculty Members (Department of Bio Sciences)
Dr. Pranoti Belapurkar – Head, Department of BioSciences
Dr. Pranoti Belapurkar is a Professor in Microbiology. Her core teaching and research area include Immunology, Pharmacognosy, Bioremediation, Environmental Microbiology, Neutraceuticals, etc. She has over 20 years of academic and research experience. She has published several Research and Review articles in National and International UGC-CARE, Thomson Reuter, SCOPUS and Web of Science publications besides presenting papers in various Conferences. She is a recognized Ph. D. guide in the Faculty of Life Sciences at DAVV, Indore. Presently she has two research scholars under her guidance.
Dr. Shivani Dubey – Sr. Assistant Professor
Dr. Shivani Dubey is M.Phil. and Ph. D. in Microbiology. She has 11 years of teaching experience in Microbiology and Biotechnology along with one year experience of in teaching Medical Students. She is an Assistant Editor in the International Journal of Current Research Analysis. She has been a resource person in developing E-content for Undergraduates under a project governed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and DAVV, Indore. She has 5 research papers published in reputed National/International journals. She has to her credit oral & poster presentations in seven conferences. She has attended National/International Conferences, Seminars, and Workshops on diverse applicable fields of Microbiology and Biotechnology.
Ms. Rati Trivedi Nair – Assistant Professor
Ms. Rati Trivedi Nair is a skilled educational professional with thirteen years of teaching experience in the fields of Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Chemistry. She has published many research papers in reputed National International Journals. She presented research papers in many National and International Conferences. She also attended various Workshops and Faculty Development Programs. Her area of interest is Environmental Chemistry.
Ms. Pushpanjali Sharma – Assistant Professor
Ms. Pushpanjali Sharma has experience of eight years in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Chemistry. She has published and presented papers in various renowned National and International Journals. Also attended various Conference and Workshop. Recently she won the “International Young Scientist Award”. Her area of research is Heterocyclic Chemistry.
Dr. Niharika Shivhare – Assistant Professor
Dr. Niharika Shivhare is Ph.D. in Chemistry with 15 years of Teaching and Research experience. She has worked as a Project Assistant in multiple environmental projects with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur, and Junior Research Fellow with Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board, Indore. She has presented 14 Research papers in National and International conferences. She has 28 Research publications and 4 articles to her credit. She is also an Advisory Board member of four International Journals. Her area of interest is Chemistry and Environment.