Dr. Geeta Durga is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. In addition to this she has recently been given the additional responsibilities of Chairperson, Career Counseling Centre of Sharda University. She has total experience of about 20 years of teaching chemistry and has been associated with Sharda group since the beginning. She has been the founder Head of the Department and successfully completed her tenure till February 2019.
Being a passionate teacher, she believes that teaching is not merely restricted to making the students understand the underlying concepts of a course but also to learn new techniques, develop critical thinking and evaluate alternate approaches for problem-solving. She always try to be approachable to the students by being available outside the classroom for meaningful academic and personal discussions. She always put her efforts towards the overall developments of her students. She has convened/organizing more than 50 co-curricular/Extracurricular events for the benefit of students in the past 5 years.
Administratively, besides being the founding HOD for a long time, she has remained an active member of various committees such as ICC, anti ragging, flying squad, library committee, proctorial board and Coordinator of coding Committee, coordinator of Time- Committee, coordinator of Cultural Committee, coordinator of Mentoring committee of the school and many others from time to time.
As a Researcher, she keeps keen interest in areas of polymer Chemistry, Biomaterials and optoelectronic materials for various applications. She has published various papers in Journals and book chapters in books of international reputes. She has guided a number of M.Sc. dissertations and B.Sc. projects. She is also guiding 3 Ph.D. students.