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Soumen Chakraborty, Ph.D.

Scientist - E (Institute of Life Sciences )

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Personal details:

Academic Qualifications:

Ph.D in Science (Microbiology): National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Calcutta, under the supervision of Dr. G. Balakrish Nair.

Career:

Institute Name Position Period
Loyola University Medical Center Research Associate Jan, 2000 to April, 2001
University of Illinois at Chicago Research Associate May, 2001 to June, 2002
University of Illinois at Chicago Instructor June, 2002 to June, 2003
University of Illinois at Chicago Research Assistant Professor June, 2003 to Jan, 2005
Institute of Life Sciences Recruited as a Lecturer however redesignated by the administration (for reasons unknown to me) to a lower scale of Scientist-B Feb, 2005 to May, 2007
Institute of Life Sciences Scientist-C June, 2007 to May, 2011
Institute of Life Sciences Scientist-D June, 2011 to June, 2015
Institute of Life Sciences Scientist-E  July, 2015 to till date

Awards:

ICMR International fellowship, Feb to July, 2011

Host Lab

Prof. Catherine M. Verfaillie
Director,
Stem Cell Institute, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium.

Project: Development of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) in mice.

Member:

National/International Name of body, society, Academy Position Year Validity
National Indian Association of Cancer Research (IACR)
Life member 2012 to till date Lifetime
Chronic disease biology (CDB) Task force, Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India. Member 2009 -2014 6 years
Bio-safety Committee, National Institute of Science, Education and Research, (NISER) Bhubaneswar, India. DBT nominee 2009-2013 3 years
Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) Life member 2013 Lifetime
International American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Active member 2012 to till date —-
European Haematology Association (EHA) Member 2015 to till date —–

Recognized Ph. D. supervisor of Utkal University.