Executive Summary

  • Dedicated resourceful and innovative Academician and Researcher offering over 13 years of well honed teaching experience and 7 years of Research experience and having knowledge across the domain of  Environmental Sciences, Microbiology, Microbial Physiology & Metabolism, Immunology, Environmental Microbiology, Environmental Chemistry, Microbial Technology, Soil Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Biostatistics, Food Microbiology, Instrumentation and Microbial Genetics. Guiding M.Sc. students in their Research project works and publications.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) awarded in the faculty of Environmental Science & Technology. Currently spearheading functions as Associate Professor.
  • Functional exposure to optimal utilization of available resources; versatile leader and mentor, able to build teams cohesion inspire and empower individuals to strive toward ever-higher levels of achievement.
  • Possess strong and excellent academic standing with rich exposure of training students / professionals. Regarded to be very compassionate and positive towards achieving assigned goals.
  • Keep abreast of the latest developments in trends as well as administrative techniques in my field and move in consonance with changing times.

Objective

Seeking a challenging position in a reputed organization with the opportunity to use academic and practical skills and contribute positively to the professional development of the organization across Environmental Sciences, Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Biostatistics and Life sciences Organization.

Educational Qualifications

Education
2007 - 2015

Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy) - Environmental Science & Technology

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India

Pre-Ph.D passed in 2009 & Awarded in 2015.

Thesis Title: Studies on effect of chemical pesticides and other insecticides and herbicides on microbial flora of       different crop fields in A.P. State

2000 - 2002

M.Sc - Microbiology

Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Marthwada University, Aurangabad, India
1997 - 2000

B.Sc - Industrial Microbiology, Botany, Chemistry

Osmania University, Hyderabad, India
2004 - 2005

P.G. Diploma in Clinical Microbiology

All India Institute of Health Sciences, Hyderabad, India
2003 - 2003

Certificate course in Advanced Informatics & Genome Analysis

Biovoice Institute of Bioinformatics, Hyderabad, India
2013 - 2013

Environmental Medicine – An Integrative Approach

Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine - The University of Arizona, Arizona. (Online)

Professional Experience 

Work History
Aug 2013 - Present

Associate Professor - Microbiology & Environmental Sciences

MUMTAZ POST GRADUATE & DEGREE COLLEGE, Affiliated to OSMANIA UNIVERSITY, HYDERABAD, INDIA

JOB RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Primarily responsible for teaching students especially in Microbiology, Biostatistics, Food and Environmental Microbiology, Antimicrobials and Chemotherapy, Medical Microbiology and Immunology) and plays a pivotal role in mentoring students in their M.Sc. projects and Research.
  • Involving in publishing papers in reputed journals and presenting in International and National Conferences.
  • Significantly enhancing classroom learning environment and acting as a ‘Facilitator’ to promote student leadership in initiating and creating positive learning opportunities.
  • Proactively exploring and implementing innovative teaching techniques to accelerate learning process among students.
  • Accountable for the exploration and implementation of new teaching techniques.
  • Collaborating with fellow Teachers on lesson plans and performed administrative tasks viz. recording attendance, managing student portfolios and providing individual assistance to the students.
  • Identifying areas of improvement while working with students and effectively coach them to improve their performance consistently.
  • Receiving consistently glowing evaluations from students and supervised administrators. Devised lessons, which captured the students’ imaginations infusing much needed enthusiasm
Oct 2011 - Jul 2013

Assistant Professor - Medical Microbiology

ADAMA SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY UNIVERSITY, ASELLA, ETHIOPIA. Asella School of Health and Hospital, Department of Biomedical Sciences – Medical Microbiology.
Jun 2007 - Oct 2011

Assistant Professor and Research Scholar - Microbiology & Biostatistics

MUMTAZ POST GRADUATE & DEGREE COLLEGE, Affiliated to OSMANIA UNIVERSITY, HYDERABAD, INDIA
Aug 2002 - Jun 2007

Lecturer - Microbiology & Biostatistics

MUMTAZ DEGREE COLLEGE, Affiliated to OSMANIA UNIVERSITY, HYDERABAD, INDIA
Jun 2003 - May 2007

Lecturer - Microbiology

ISLAMIA DEGREE COLLEGE FOR WOMEN, Affiliated to OSMANIA UNIVERSITY, HYDERABAD, INDIA
Sep 2004 - Sep 2006

Lecturer - Medical Laboratory Technician

GOVERNMENT BOYS JUNIOR COLLEGE, NAMPALLY, HYDERABA, INDIA
Aug 2002 - Apr 2009

Faculty - B.Sc. Science & Home Tuition

MS EDUCATION CENTRE, MASAB TANK, HYDERABAD, INDIA

Observer/Examiner Experience

  • Examiner/External Examiner – B.Sc. Microbiology & Practical Examinations, Spot Valuation at Osmania University, Hyderabad; since 2007
  • Internal Examiner – M.Sc. Practical Examinations Microbiology & Biostatistics, Osmania University; since 2007
  • Observer, Maulana Azad Urdu University, Hyderabad; 2005 – 2006.
  • Examiner/External Examiner - Intermediate Vocational MLT & Practical Examinations, Spot Valuation at Board of Intermediate Education of Andhra Pradesh; 2004 – 2006.

Computer Software Proficiency

MS Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel), Windows, Well versed in Bio-Informatics

Certificate Cources 

Certifications
2012 - 2013

Management Courses: Successfully completed following courses

IIBM - Institute of Business Management. Registration No: A12SE659 – March 2013
  • Six Sigma Green Professional
  • Six Sigma Black belt professional
  • Total Quality Management
  • ISO 9001:2008 professional
  • ISO 14001:2004 Professional

Other Certificate Courses

  1. Biostatistics (Result Awaiting)
  2. Diploma in Health Sciences
  3. Homeopathy Elementary Course
  4. CD4 Enumeration Laboratory Training Course organized by HIV Prevention Trails Network & Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education.
  5. Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Cryopreservation organized by HIV Prevention Trails Network & Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education
  6. LGBTI & HIV Prevention
  7. Complementary and Alternative Medicine Online Continuing Education Series through Cine – Med (Continuing Medical Education)
      • Ten Years of Research on Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Promising Ideas from Outside the Mainstream
      • Integrative Medicine
      • Health and Spirituality
      • Studying the effect of Natural Products

Trainings

  • GMP and Quality Control.
  • Tissue Culture at CRIDA, Hyderabad.
  • Production & Testing in Ambuja Pharmaceuticals, Hyderabad.
  • Production and Quality Control at Mother Dairy, Hyderabad.
  • Training for HPLC, GC, and IR-Spectroscopy Techniques etc..,  at Teena Labs, Hyderabad (Laboratory Instrumentation.

Papers Published (International Journals)

  • Research Journal of Biotechnology (Vol. 4 (3), 47-50, Aug, 2009)          
  • Indian Journal of Environmental and Ecoplanning (Vol. 16 (2-3): 573-580, 2009)
  • Journal of Current Science (Vol. 14, No. 2, 2009)
  • International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences (Vol. 2 (2), April-June 2011)
  • Bioinfolet (Vol.8 (3), 324-325, July – September 2011)
  • IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology (IOSR-JESTFT), (Vol. 4 (5), 47-50, May-Jun 2013)
  • International Journal of Recent Scientific Research (Vol. 5 (3), 585-589 March,2014)
  • Asian Academic Research Journal of Multidisciplinary, Asian Academic Research Associates Journal Publisher, (Vol.1 (20), 397-405, April 2014)
  • International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences, (Vol.3 (10) (2014), 618-627, October 2014

Workshops 

  • PACN-INASP Workshop on Scientific Writing, Organized by The Royal Society of Chemistry (London), AuthorAid, Federation of African Societies of Chemistry and Syngenta at Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (28th – 29th Nov, 2012).
  • Three Days Student-Teacher Interactive Cum Industrial Tour Based Workshop, Sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, Organized by Department of Biotechnology, P.G. College of Science, Saifabad, Osmania University, Hyderabad in association with Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Hyderabad (10th – 12th March, 2011)
  • International Workshop on rRNA Sequencing, Phylogeny & Next Generation Genome Sequencing, Organized by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI), Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand (14th – 17th Dec, 2010)
  • Techniques of VA Mycorrhiza, Organized by Department of Microbiology, City College, Hyderabad (13 - 14 Dec, 2006).
  • Biotechniques, Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Loyola Academy Degree & PG College, Old Alwal, Secunderabad (6th - 7th Jan, 2005).
  • Teachers Workshop on Molecular Techniques, Organized by Department of Microbiology, Bhavan’s Vivekananda College, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad (10th - 12th Dec, 2004).

Projects Undertaken

  • Project on Retrotransposons & HIV.
  • Bio-Informatics project on Genome Analysis of Caenorhabdatis elegans.
  • Project on Antibacterial Compounds in Crude extract of Momordica charantia.

Papers Presented (In International Conferences)

  • PACN Congress on Agricultural Productivity, Water and Waste, organized by THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY (LONDON), FASC and Syngenta at United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. FLASH POSTER PRESENTATION - (26-27 Nov, 2012).
  • World Congress on Biotechnology, organized by OMICS Group conferences at Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), Hyderabad, India – (21 – 23 March, 2011).
  • International Symposium on Recent Advances in Cross-disciplinary Microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, organized by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) Ranchi, Jharkhand – (1) (14 – 17 Dec, 2010).
  • International Symposium on Recent Advances in Cross-disciplinary Microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, organized by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) Ranchi, Jharkhand – (2) (14 – 17 Dec, 2010).
  • 1st International Society Biotechnology Conference (ISBT), organized by Research Journal of Biotechnology & Sikkim Manipal University – (28 – 30 Dec, 2008).
  • International Conference on New Horizon in Biotechnology (NHBT-2007), Jointly organized by Biotechnology Research Society (BRSI) & National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science & Technology (CSIR) Trivandrum - (26 - 27 Nov, 2007).

Papers Presented (In National Conferences)

  • National Seminar on Teaching & Research in Biophysics, at Department of Physics, Nizam College, Osmania University, Hyderabad - (28 Feb, 2011)
  • Emerging Trends in Science, at Bhavans Vivekananda College of Science, Humanities & Commerce, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad – (1) (21 -22 Oct, 2010).
  • Emerging Trends in Science, at Bhavans Vivekananda College of Science, Humanities & Commerce, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad - (21 -22 Oct, 2010).
  • National Conference on Trust Area of Biotechnology and Bioengineering, organized by Institute of Biotechnology and Allied Sciences, Training and Research Centre (IBAS), sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Jaipur - (26 – 27 Feb, 2010).
  • National Conference on Trust Area of Biotechnology and Bioengineering, organized by Institute of Biotechnology and Allied Sciences, Training and Research Centre (IBAS), sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Jaipur - (26 – 27 Feb, 2010).
  • Plant Biotechnology for Indian Agriculture, at Botany Research Centre, Vasantrao Naik, Mahavidhyalaya, Aurangabad - (7 - 8 Oct, 2002).

Seminars & Conferences Attended

  • International

 

    • PACN Congress on Agricultural Productivity, Water and Waste, organized by THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY (LONDON), FASC and Syngenta at United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
    • International Symposium on Recent Advances in Cross-disciplinary Microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, organized by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) Ranchi, Jharkhand. (14 – 17 Dec, 2010).
    • 1st International Society Biotechnology Conference (ISBT), organized by Research Journal of Biotechnology & Sikkim Manipal University (28 – 30 Dec, 2008).
    • Bioprocesses in Food Industries (ICBF), and 5th Annual Convention of the Biotech Research Society (BRS), India at Osmania University, Hyderabad (6th – 8th Nov, 2008).
    • New Horizons in Biotechnology (NHBT) jointly organized by the Biotechnology Research Society (BRSI) & National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science & Technology (CSIR) at Trivandrum (26th – 29th Nov, 2007).

 

  • National

 

    • National Seminar on Teaching & Research in Biophysics, held at Department of Physics, Nizam College, Osmania University, Hyderabad (28 Feb, 2011)
    • Emerging Trends in Science, held at Bhavans Vivekananda College of Science, Humanities & Commerce, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad (21 -22 Oct, 2010).
    • Microbial Milestones, Organized Jointly by Department of Microbiology UCS, O.U. Centre for Biotechnology UCJ (A) O.U. & Association of Microbiology of India – Osmania University, Hyderabad (24th – 25th 2008).
    • Recent Trends in Microbial Technology held at Department of Microbiology, Chaitanya Post Graduate College, Warangal (5th – 6th Oct, 2007).
    • Plant Biotechnology for Indian Agriculture held at Vasantrao Naik Mahavidyalaya, Aurangabad (7th - 8th Oct, 2002)
    • DBT & UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Bioinformatics held at Government Institute of Science, Aurangabad (10th - 12th, Jan 2002).

 

  • State

 

    • Environmental Protection Wing (NGO) on Environmental Protection Campaign Held at Marathwada Institute of Technology, Aurangabad (3rd Mar, 2002

Supervised/supervising Thesis: (at Master’s level):

  • Studies on Production of Ethanol from Water hyacinth.
  • Effect of Pesticides on Cellulolytic fungi.
  • Effect of antimicrobial compounds of Neem, aloe vera and Olive on Skin and mouth microbial flora.
  • Antimicrobial compounds of traditional medicinal plants.
  • Studies on Co2 evolution from different crop soil (before and after application of herbicides)
  • Effect of Herbicides on CO2 evolution in Soil in presence of Chemical fertilizers, Farm Yard Manure and Biofertilizers.
  • Effect of Chemical Fungicide and Herbicides on Soil Phosphatase Enzyme and Role of Biofertilizers.
  • Effect of Carbendazim, 2,4-D and Metribuzin on Soil Organic Carbon of Tomato Crop
  • Bio- Paper Production from Water hyacinth
  • Antimicrobial – Antibiotics resistant and sensitive microorganisms in Fresh water and Waste Water Ecosystem. (On going project).

Membership

Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI)

Date of Birth/Passport Details/Language

Date of Birth: 29th Jun, 1980
Passport: Z 2322183; Valid Till: 08-07-2022
Language Proficiency: English, Urdu & Hind


References

References

1. Prof. Dr. Mohammed Mazhar uddin Khan, Ph.D., F.S.E.Sc. Professor of Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Natural Sciences,
Addis Ababa University,
Addis Ababa, (Arit Kilo),
Ethiopia.
Phone: +251922348266
Email Id: dr_mazhar_khan@yahoo.co.in

2. Prof. Dr. V.V. Subbarao, M.S. (Medicine), Ph.D (Medicine), MNAMS (Delhi), FRSH (London), MIBIOL (UK). Professor of Physiology,

Gandaki Medical College , Nepal.
Phone: 00914023394433 (India)
+91- 9848536917
Email Id: subbarao_veluvali@yahoo.com

3. Dr. Md. A. Aziz Qureshi ARS M.Sc., Ph.D., ARS Senior Scientist (Chem./Microb.)

Directorate of OS Research,
Rajendranagar, Hyderabad – 500030.
Andhra Pradesh,
India.
Phone: +919966886710
Email Id: aziz_soil@rediffmail.com
Fax: +91-040-24017969