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Subjects taught
  • Biology
  • Cellular biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology
  • Biotechnology
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • Adult Education
  • Undergraduate
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  • Postgraduate
  • PhD

When science basics merge with research experiments strengthen the knowledge and base

Methodology

My teaching method starts with very basics and gradually goes towards advance stage. I like to make class interactive and logistic. I prefer students ask questions rather me. I believe classes should be interactive and very basics so that students find it interesting.

Background

I am doctorate in biotechnology and having research experience in drug designing, protein engineering and animal experiments. I have been teaching the given subjects from past two years in colleges. I believe in visionary and conceptual teaching for better future of students.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $9/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $8
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $7
Lessons offered by Pooja
Individual
Group
Lessons can be held..
at their place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • Biology
  • Cellular biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology
  • Biotechnology
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • Adult Education
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma/Certificate
  • Postgraduate
  • PhD

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $9/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $8
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $7

Pooja's CV

EDUCATION
οƒ˜ Doctorate Student (Ph.D.) 2009-2016 Ph.D. from Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh, India.
οƒ˜ Masters in Biotechnology (MSc) 2004-06 from Banasthali Vidayapath University, Rajasthan, India.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Doctorate Student (Ph.D.), Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh, India, (2009-2016).
Project: An approach for improvement of Clot-Dissolving proteins for generation of efficient therapeutics
οƒ˜ Designed modified-Streptokinase (SK) by covalent attachment of the different polymers of polyethylene glycol (PEG) to the SK-cysteine mutants. The mutants demonstrated substantial retention of biological
activity, specific activity and catalytic efficiency.
οƒ˜ Utilized techniques in molecular biology, genetics, recombinant protein expression and purification, biochemistry, and fluorescence microscopy.
οƒ˜ Presented work at International conferences including Frontier in Modern biology.
Research Assistant, Laboratory of Protein Science and Engineering (Dr. Girish Sahni), IMTECH, Chandigarh, India, (2008-2009).
οƒ˜ Successful development of clot-specific streptokinase (Sahni et. al; 2007, United States Patent No. US 8093032 B2).
οƒ˜ Involved strategic generation and subsequent biochemical, biophysical characterization of mutants of streptokinase and plasminogen.
Project Assistant, Laboratory of Protein Science and Engineering (Dr.
Kishore Raghuvansh), IMTECH, Chandigarh, India (2007-2008).
οƒ˜ Designing, synthesis and characterization of self-assembling peptides containing Ξ²-turn like motifs.
οƒ˜ Synthetic Ξ²-sheet breaker peptides were synthesized that bind to amyloid-Ξ² peptide and thus stabilize the normal conformation, and destabilize the-Ξ² sheet rich structure which leads to the formation of
amyloid plaques.
οƒ˜ Utilized silica column, RPHPLC, thin-layer chromatography and NMR, Congo-red birefringence, UV-spectrophotometer analysis.
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CORE COMPETENCIES
Protein therapeutic designing
Peptide synthesis
Protein engineering
Expression
Other Attributes
Innovative in Thought & Solution
Team work
Strong technical skills
EDUCATION
Doctor of philosophy (Ph.D)
(Molecular Biology and Protein
Science & Engineering) from
IMTECH-, Chandigarh, Banasthali
Vidyapith in 2016.
PERSONAL DETAILS
Date of Birth: 6th June 1984
Languages known: Hindi &
English
Address: E7, Nehru Ground, N.I.T
1, Faridabad-121001.
Pooja Sawhney, Ph.D.
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL
Therapeutic designing |Biochemistry| Pharmacokinetic studies|
To work in a positive, professional and resourceful environment which will enable me to use my
strong research skills and educational background to bring new insights into the research work
and excel the growth of the organization''
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
Working as Assistant Professor at K. L Mehta Dayanand College for women (July 2017 to Present).
Worked as Healthcare faculty at Virohan Institute of Allied Health, Faridabad, Haryana (Jan 2017-April
2017).
οƒ˜ Teaching Biochemistry course to under-graduate students.
οƒ˜ Professional counseling of students
οƒ˜ Preparation of course curriculum of Pediatrics and Medical laws for MBBS students.
Trained young research fellows, IMTECH, Chandigarh, India (2010-2012).
οƒ˜ Recruited and trained six research fellows at Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh,
India.
Patent experience, IMTECH, Chandigarh, India (2009-2016).
οƒ˜ Had been actively involved in the designing, and execution of a patent (US 8093032 B2)-Mutants of
streptokinase and their covalently modified forms.
οƒ˜ Participated in the experimental procedures and documentation of the reports.
PUBLICATIONS
οƒ˜ Sawhney, Pooja, et al. "Site-Specific Thiol-mediated PEGylation of Streptokinase Leads to Improved Properties with
Clinical Potential." Current pharmaceutical design (2016).
οƒ˜ Sawhney, Pooja, Keya Katare, and Girish Sahni. "PEGylation of Truncated Streptokinase Leads to Formulation of a
Useful Drug with Ameliorated Attributes." PloS one 11.5 (2016): e0155831.
CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS ATTENDED
οƒ˜ Presented Poster entitled β€œEnhancing the therapeutic potential of Streptokinase by PEGylation” in Frontier in
Modern biology, held at IISC, Bangalore, India, 2013.
οƒ˜ Attended workshop entitled ''Basics of liquid chromatography'' from Waters, held at Chandigarh, India, 2012.
οƒ˜ Attended workshop entitled ''Learnings of animal handling'' held at Chandigarh, India, 2010.
AWARDS/HONORS
Awarded ICMR-SRF (Indian Council of Medical Research, Senior Research fellow), 2012, Life Science to pursue a
career in research.

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