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biochemistry and biotechnology educator

Chandra Shekhar Pundir, Indian biochemistry and biotechnology educator. Achievements include being included in the Limca Book of Record Holders for guiding 107 Master of Science dissertations in biochemical and biotechnology during 1997-2007.

Background

Pundir, Chandra Shekhar was born on November 15, 1954 in Muzaffar Nagar, India. Son of Prem Singh and Rewa Devi Pundir.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with honors, Church Charan Singh University, Meerut, India, 1973. Master of Science in Biochemistry, Great Britain Pant University Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Great Britain Pant University Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India, 1980.

Career

Research associate Indian Council Medical Research Postgraduate Research Institute Medical Education Research, Chandigarh, India, 1981, 1983—1984. Lecturer in biophysics Panjab University, 1982—1983. Lecturer in Biosciences Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, India, 1984—1990, reader in Biosciences, 1990—1998, professor Biosciences, since 1998.

Head Biosciences department Maharshi Dayanand University, 2005—2006, head biochemistry and genetics department, 2006, dean faculty life science, 2006—2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include being included in the Limca Book of Record Holders for guiding 107 Master of Science dissertations in biochemical and biotechnology during 1997-2007.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 120 articles to professional journals. Inventor, patentee in field.

Membership

General secretary HUDA Sector-1 Residents Welfare Association, Rohtak, 1999. Member of Biosensor Society India (life), Biotechnology Society India (life), Society Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology (life), Association Clinical Biochemists of India (life), Society Biological Chemists (India) (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading Indian newspapers, music, television, singing, cricket.

Connections

Married Snehlata Singh Pundir, February 2, 1982. Children: Shikha, Saurabh.

father:
Prem Singh

mother:
Rewa Devi Pundir

spouse:
Snehlata Singh Pundir

child:
Shikha Pundir

child:
Saurabh Pundir