Principal Investigator

Samir K. Maji
Professor
Biotechnology
samirmaji@iitb.ac.in

Education Awards and Honors | Google Scholar | ORCID | Scopus | Publons

Postdoctoral Fellow: Harvard Medical School, Boston (2002-2005) and at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) (2005-2006): Alzheimer’s disease.
Research Associate: Salk Institute for Biological Studies, San Diego (2006-2008) and at ETH Zurich, Switzerland (2008): Parkinson’s disease and functional amyloid.
Visiting Fellow at ETH Zurich (May-Aug 2013): In-cell NMR.
Assistant Professor at IIT Bombay (2009-2014): Amyloids associated with human disease and native functions.
Associate Professor at IIT Bombay (2014-2018)
Professor at IIT Bombay (2018- present)


Scientist

Dr. Shinjinee Dasgupta (shinjinee@iitb.ac.in) |    
Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance Early Career Fellow
Ph.D. (2013). – Biotechnology, CSIR – Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB).
Post Doc. (2017) – Institute Postdoctoral Fellow at Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.
Senior Scientist (2019) – Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.
Joined: September 2019


Post Doctoral Fellows

Dr. Arunima S  (arunimabio86@gmail.com) | 
ICMR-Research Associate
Ph.D. – Biochemistry (2014), University of Kerala.
MSc – Biochemistry (2008), University of Kerala.
Joined: Mar 2017


Institute Post Doctoral Fellow

Ambuja Navalkar (ambuja1011@gmail.com) |   
M.Sc – Biotechnology (2015), Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Gujarat.
B.Sc – Biotechnology (2013), Ramnarain Ruia College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai.

Ph.D. – Biotechnology (2021), IIT Bombay.
Joined: March 2021


Ph.D. Students

Debdeep Chatterjee (dchat924u@gmail.com) |   
M.Sc – Chemistry (2015), University of Calcutta, Kolkata.
B.Sc – Chemistry Hons (2013), Ramakrishna Mission Residential College.
Joined: Jan 2016

Komal Patel (komalpatel.92@gmail.com) |   
M.Sc – Microbiology (2016), GITAM University, Visakhapatnam.
B.Sc – Microbiology Hons (2014), St Paul’s Cathedral Mission College, Kolkata.
Joined: Jul 2016

Debalina Datta (debalina@iitb.ac.in) |  
M.Sc – Integrated Masters in Systems Biology (2016), (Gold Medalist)
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad.
Joined: Jul 2016

Pradeep Kadu (pradeep_k@iitb.ac.in) | 
M.Sc – Chemistry (2015), Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur.
B.Sc – Chemistry (2013), R.T.M. University Nagpur.
Joined: Jan 2017

Laxmikant Gadhe (174303012@iitb.ac.in) 
M.Sc – Biotechnology (2015), REVA Institute of Science, Bangalore University.
B.Sc – Biotechnology (2013), Deogiri College, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University.
Joined: July 2017

Ajay Singh Sawner (ajaysinghsawner@gmail.com) 
M.Sc- Biotechnology (2015), Pondicherry University, Puducherry.
B.Sc- Biotechnology (2012), IPS Academy Indore.
Joined: January 2018

Manisha Poudyal (manisha.poudyal123@gmail.com)
M.Sc – Integrated Masters in Bioscience and Bioinformatics (2017)
Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam.
Joined: January 2018

Ajoy Paul (ajoypaul.wb@gmail.com) |     
M.Sc. – Zoology (Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics) (2016), University of North Bengal.
B.Sc. – Zoology (Hons) (2014), University of North Bengal.
Joined: January 2019 

Semanti Mukherjee (semanti.mukherjee1@gmail.com)
M.Sc. – Chemistry (2016), IIT Bombay.
B.Sc. – Chemistry (2014), Lady Brabourne College, University of Calcutta.
Joined: January 2019

Riya Bera (riyabera24@gmail.com)
M.Sc. – Zoology (2019), Panjab University, Chandigarh.
B.Sc. – Zoology (2017), University of Delhi, New Delhi.
Joined: July 2019


Nitisha Gahlot (nitisha.gahlot9@gmail.com)
B.Tech – Biotechnology (2019),
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi.
Joined: July 2019


Masters students

Jyoti Badhan ( jyotidlu0150@gmail.com)
B.Sc. (Hons) – Biotechnology (2019),
Dr. Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry,
Solan, Himachal Pradesh.
Joined: July 2020

Preeti Yadav ( 195300011@iitb.ac.in)
B.Sc. (Hons) – Microbiology (2019),
Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences,
University of Delhi.
Joined: July 2020