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Botony

Vision

To nurture students in the field of Plant Sciences with a comprehensive approach and encourage them in developing a research aptitude with respect to subject related applications and concerns.

Prominent Alumni-

  • Deepti Kothari (2012-13) – Senior Instructor - Kumon Breach Candy Centre Centre, Mumbai in English and Maths.
  • Heena Machiwala (2013-14) – Assistant teacher- Physics, Chemistry, Biology- Ryan International School, Mumbai.

Activities (in the last 5 years)

SYLLABUS

FACULTY

Ms. Sandra Kavarana

Head of Department, Associate Professor

TEACHING CAREER : 1987
Qualifications: Head of Department, Associate Professor.
M.Sc., B.Ed
Research Interest: -
Short Biography: I enjoy helping student hone the basic skills possessed by students thereby enabling them to accomplish any task that they would be assigned in the future.
I endeavor to help students develop communication skills via seminars and other extra curricular activities while also developing entrepreneurship skills in students through relevant workshops.
Most importantly I enable students to apply the subject knowledge they have learnt long after their graduation.

Dr. Abhishek Chris

Assistant Professor

TEACHING CAREER : JULY 24, 2009
Qualifications: Assistant Professor.
B.Sc- Purvanchal University Jaunpur U.P, M.Sc- Agra University Agra U.P, Ph.D- SHUATS State University Allahabad U.P.
Research Interest: Studies on the impact of abiotic stresses like UV radiation, heavy metals, pesticides etc. and the functioning of plants under adverse environmental conditions and molecular strategies involved in the plants adapting to such stresses. Research Publications - 20 papers published in National and International Journals o repute. Presentations - 08 in National and International conferences.
Short Biography: I always encourage the students to ask questions during my lectures to understand the topic as well as grasp the topic. I have been a researcher all my life and hence I always inspire them to enter into active research.

Dr. Jai Knox

Assistant Professor

TEACHING CAREER : JULY, 2010
Qualifications: Assistant Professor.
M.Sc. , Ph.D.
Research Interest: Allelopathy, Biological Control, Ecology.
Short Biography: Besides teaching I am interested in doing research so that the students may get in-depth knowledge of the concept and its a practical application.
I have done one college-level research project with the students of T.Y.B.Sc. (Botany). The students under my guidance have gained success in publishing two papers in peer-reviewed journals both pre and post research project.
I love interacting with students in order to solve their queries and to sensitize them to some of the major issues and challenges of our country through various college level activities like NSS.

Dr. Ajita Kumar

Assistant Professor

TEACHING CAREER : JUNE 2000 (UG); 2016-17 (PG)
Qualifications: Assistant Professor.
M.Sc. Ph.D., NET.
Research Interest: Biotechnology-Tissue Culture.
Short Biography: Coordinator for Astronomy Course, Resource person for various astronomy courses conducted by Centre of Extra-Mural Studies (Mumbai University), Science outreach – Conduct popular-level lectures at various colleges and schools, in teachers’ workshops. Life.

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