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Name:  Sharanya Iyer Role/Occupation:  Engineer Country:  India Interviewer is  Harsha Kulkarni , has recently completed her Engineering in Information Science and has joined the professional sector. She is a NTSE scholar and also bagged the WeTech Qualcomm Scholarship. GGR had recently cover her interview...
Name:  Dr. Anjali M. Rajadhyaksha BS in chemistry and PhD in Molecular Biology Faculty (Professor and Scientist) at Weill Cornell Medical School, Cornell University Achievements  My biggest and most enjoyable achievements are being a neuroscientist and mentor, a mother and a supporting partner to my husband. Finding a balance between my goals for my career and home allows me to live life to the fullest. Dr. Anjali M...
Dr. Shanti Kudchadker Dr Shanti Kudchadker is a luminous role model for ambitious STEM girls being the first Indian female science PhD from an American University. In a path breaking and pacesetting academic accomplishment, she charged into experimental chemistry at A&M Texas University and secured her PhD in four years. She continued as a post doctoral fellow and then returned to India to join the faculty of IIT Kanpur. She...
Name:  Dr. Sneha Anand Email id: sneha.anand@psych.ox.ac.uk Background: PhD (Neurobehavioural Genetics) MSc (Biotechnology) BSc (Life Sciences) Achievements: MRC centenary award for early career researchers Medical Research Council Excellence in Research award Society for Research on Biological Rhythms Current occupation:  Scientist at University of Oxford Interviewed by:  Interviewer is Lavanya, a...
Swati Patankar Qualification:  BSc, PhD, Professor at IIT Bombay Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research IIT Bombay has 17 departments, 13 multi-disciplinary centres, and 3 schools of excellence. The annual Science & Technology festival of IIT Bombay, Techfest, which was started in 1998, is held in the month of December every year and is...
We are happy to be able to share excerpts from an interview between a STEM mentor, Vandhana and an aspiring STEM student, Lavanya. Vandhana Raghavan  holds a Postgraduate in Chemistry, Professionally Qualified Educator (Msc.BEd).Currently she teaches Chemistry to High School students @ Swami Vivekanand Junior College, Mumbai, India Interviewer is  Lavanya , a High School STEM student in Dhirubhai Ambani...
Dr. Anuradha Majumdar, Faculty in Pharmacology, Bombay College of Pharmacy When you were college ready what prompted you to select science stream? Was it something you knew you wanted to do? Yes. During school days itself I was more inclined to science vis a vis humanities. I guess it was the influence of reading most of the Robin Cook authored Science fiction those days. Plus a natural trust that the truth we humans seek can...