Master of Science, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Biotechnology, Friedrich Shiller University, Jena, Germany, 2001.
Postdoctoral fellow European Molecular Biology Laboratory Hamburg Outstation, Germany, 2001—2003, senior technical officer, 2003—2005, staff scientist, since 2005. With Indian Army, 1986-1987.
Member of German Crystallographic Society.
Married Bandana Mishra. Children: Taru, Anshu.