Dr. Siya Ram


Assistant Professor

University School of BioTechnology
PhD (Feb. 2009), Biochemistry, Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, Lucknow + Dr. RML Avadh University
Molecular Microbiology


Professional
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Biography

Dr Siya Ram obtained his PhD from Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR), Lucknow, India, and M.Sc. (Biotechnology) from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. At present, he is working as an Assistant Professor at School of Biotechnology, Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida. He has 10.5 years of teaching and research experience in the field of Molecular Microbiology. Dr Siya Ram has published more than 25 research papers in National & International peer-reviewed journals such as Environmental Science & Technology, Environmental Health Perspective and Journal of Applied Microbiology etc.


Academics
Qualification
  • Ph. D. (Feb. 2009) - Biochemistry from Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, Lucknow and Dr RML Avadh University, Faizabad. Title of Thesis: Studies on molecular detection of waterborne microorganism.
  • M.Sc. (June 1999) - Biotechnology from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Dissertation title: Bacterial endophytes in agriculture crops screening in rice
  • B.Sc. (June 1997) - Industrial Microbiology, Biochemistry and Environmental Science from Dr RML Avadh University, Faizabad.
Employment

  • 2011 July 23 – Onward (8 years, 6 months): Working as Assistant Professor at Gautam Buddha University.
  • 2010 August 4 to 2011 July 22 (1year): Working as Assistant Professor (CS) at Gautam Buddha University.
  • 2009 July 4 to 2010 August 3 (1 year): Working as Faculty Associate/ Research Associate at Gautam Buddha University.
  • 2008 February 4 to 2009 July 3 (1 year, 5 months): Working as Senior Research Scientist at ARA HealthCare, Gurgaon.
  • 2004 December 16 to 2007 December 15 (3 years): Working as Senior Research Fellow at Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, ITRC, Lucknow.
  • 2002 December 16 to 2004 December 15 (2 years): Working as a Junior Research Fellow at Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, ITRC, Lucknow.

Awards & Achievements (JRF/SRF/Gate/Other well known-awards

  • Outstanding Research Award in the field of Microbiology, during 27th Annual Conference of the Indian Association of Clinical Medicine at Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida, November 15th to 17th, 2019
  • Best Oral Presentation Award during International Conference “Toxicology, Environment and Occupational Health (ICTEOH), Society of Toxicology, India” Organised by Industrial Toxicology Research Center, Lucknow, November 14th to 17th, 2005. 
  • Senior Research Fellowship (CSIR, India, NET- SRF, December 15th, 2004)
  • Junior Research Fellowship (CSIR, India, NET- JRF, December 16th, 2002)
  • National Eligibility Test (CSIR, India, NET-LS, December 23rd, 2001)

Academic Administration
(a) University Level

  • Member of Institutional Bio-safety (IBS) Committee;
  • Member of Library Committee.
  • Member of Anti-ragging Committee;
  • Warden of Birsa Munda Hostel;
  • Member of Grievance Redressal/suggestion Cell for Student;
  • Member for tender preparation and advertisement Committee
  • Warden of Married Research Scholar Hostel

(b) School Level

  • Member of the Ph. D. committee;
  • Member Exam committee;
  • Member Chemical committee;
  • Member Store committee;
  • Member Horticulture committee;
  • Member Aesthetics committee;
  • Member Lab In-charge (Cold Room).
Short Term Courses (FDP/Workshop) Attended

(a) FDP/STP Attended
  • Attended One Week Short Term Course (STC) on â€œData Science using R through ICT" Organized by Computer Science and Engineering Department, Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida, on November 26th to 30th, 2018.
  • Attended Two Weeks Workshop on “Advanced Research Methodology and Statistical analysis” Organized by School of Management, Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida, on October 22nd to Nov 3rd, 2018
  • Attended One Week Faculty development programme (FDP) on "Approaches for In-silico drug designing” Organized by IILM Academy of Higher Learning, Collage of Engineering and Technology, Gr. Noida, on July 3rd to7th, 2018.
  • Attended One Week Short Term Course (STC) on “Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Applications” Organized by Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi, on December 24th to 30th, 2016.
  • Attended One Week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Network and Cyber Security” Organized by School of Computer & Systems Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University association with NITTTR, Chandigarh, on June 27th to 1st, 2016.
Workshop/Training Attended

  • Attended International CME-cum-workshop on “Recent Updates in Mind, Body and Medicin” Organized by Government Institute of Medical Science (GIMS), Gr. Noida, on November 14th, 2018.
  • Attended Orientation Program on “Flow Cytometry” Organised by BD-JH FACS Academy, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi, on March 10th, 2014. 
  • Attended Orientation Program on “Flow Cytometry” Organised by BD-JH FACS Academy, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi, on September 12th, 2014.
  • Attended National Workshop on “Metabolic using high-resolution Mass Spectrometry” Organized by AB SCIEX, Centre of Excellence, DHR, Holding India Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon, on April 20th, 2014. 
  • Attended National Workshop on “Entrepreneurship Development” Organized by School of Biotechnology, Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida and National Small Industries Corporation Ltd, A Govt. of India Enterprise” on February 4th, 2014.
  • Attended National Workshop on “Open Educational Resources and WikiEducator” Organized by School of Information and Communication Technology, Gautam Buddha University, Gr. Noida, on June  9th to 11th, 2010.
  • Attended National Workshop on “Current Trends in Computing and Bioinformatics” Organized by University Institute of Engineering and Technology, C.S.J.M. University Kanpur, on February 23rd to 24th, 2007. 
  • Attended National Workshop on “Bioinformatics Analysis using Accelrys GCG and SeqLab” Organised by Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh, on December 15th to 17th, 2005.
  • Attended National Workshop on “Research Methodology and Statistical Method in Biomedical Research” Organised by ITRC, Lucknow, on July 26th to 28th, 2004. 
  • Attended Training Workshop on “Scientific Communication” Organised by ITRC, Lucknow, on July 24th to 25th, 2004.
  • Attended Continuing Education Courses on “Toxicogenomics and Metagenomics and Biomarkers of Toxicology & Disease progression” Organised by International conference on toxicity environmental and occupational health, ITRC, Lucknow, on November 14th to 17th, 2005. 
  • Attended Summer Training program on “Microbiological Quality Control and Effluent Treatment Plant Section”, at K. M. Sugar Mills Limited, Faizabad, on May 25th to June 25th 1995.  
  • Attended Summer Training program on “Microbiological Quality Control and Effluent Treatment Plant, Section”, at Parag Dairy Industry, Lucknow, on June 1st to 30th, 1994.