Dr. Rita Singh Majumdar
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Dr Rita Singh Majumdar is a Professor and Head, Department of Biotechnology Sharda University. She started her career as a Reader/ Associate Professor in Indraprasth Engineering College, Ghaziabad and later on shifted to Sharda University as a Professor and Head of the Department of Biotechnology. She has a vast teaching and research experience of 25 years and is guiding at present 7 research scholars. Professor Rita had travelled widely in India and abroad and attended & Honored as Chairperson in several International Conferences. She visited several Universities and Educational Institutions at France, Netherland, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and London. She is the member of many reputed societies and also a Member of Board of Studies of AICTE (Maha Maya Technical University). She is supervising several M.Sc. and M.tech Projects
- 25 years of research experience in the field of plant tissue culture technology, Separation Technology, Molecular Biotechnology, Technology developed for the sustainable development of rural people in UP, cultivation of Medicinal & Aromatic plants, wasteland development, pharmacognostic studies of crude drugs and phytochemical analysis of medicinal & aromatic plants as well as crude drugs.
- 19 years of teaching experience and presently working as Head, Department of Biotechnology.
- Worked as a Scientist in IIT (Delhi) & All India Institutes of Medical & Sciences (AIIMS) under different projects since 1999.
- Achieved different fellowship awarded by ICAR and CSIR.
- 4 years industrial experience in working as Pharmacognosist in Homeopathic drug industry.
- Working as Editor of several journals of National & international standard
- Post Doc research from IIT , Delhi
- Two Years Degree Course in ASSOCIATESHIP IN INFORMATION SCIENCE (AISC DEGREE) conducted by Indian National Scientific & Documentation Centre (INSDOC) CSIR New Delhi.
- Ph.D (Calcutta Univ.)
- M.Sc (Cal univ.)
- B.Sc (Hons) Presidency College, Cal Univ.
Natural Products Extraction Rural Energy-Environment Systems Molecular Biology Microbiology Bioremediation Wasteland Recovery through Biological Methods (Silvipastoral Technology, Mycorrhizal Technology & Biological Nitrogen Fixation) Biomass Production Pharmacognostic study of crude drugs
- Achieved fellowship JRF & SRF from ICAR for Research work Achieved Post-Doctoral Fellowship at IIT Delhi Attended & Honored as Chairperson in several International Conferences/Congress Rated as 3rd best Teacher of the Sharda University (2009).
- Rated as second best teacher of Sharda University in the year 2013-14 and 2014-15
- 2 Time rated "Best Teachers Awards" in 2014 and 2015 of Sharda University.
Eminent Scientist of the year 2015 Awarded by International Foundation Ecology in association with Confederation of Indian Universities, New Delhi
34 Research Publications and 19 Conference paper along with 2 book chapters,
- A chapter of a book on Emerging Issues and Challenges in Nanotechnology and Agricultural and Biological Engineering –Publisher Apple Academic Press (AAP) CRC press Taylor & Francis group, 2015
- Editor of the book “Global Progress in Development of Sustainable Environment “ and wrote a chapter on “ Escalating HazardousImpacts of Municipal Solid Waste on Health an Environment Globally”
- 7 research scholars working under my supervision.
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- Member of Board of Studies of AICTE (Maha Maya Technical University)
- Member of International Congress of Environmental Science
- Senior Member of APCBEES (Asia-Pacific Chemical Biological and Environmental Engineering Society)
- Member of Indian Jr of Agricultural Biochemistry
- Member of Indian Science Congress
- Short term course in Computer from COM VISION (INDIA) Pvt. Ltd.
- Achieved certificate in Workshop on Pedagogy of Distance Education organized by IILM Academy of Higher Learning with Expertise from STRIDE, IGNOU & SOET, IGNOU, New Delhi
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