Mehrun N

Chemist - 20 Years of Experience - Near 06604




Bridgeport, CT

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CURRICULUM VITAE Dr. Mehrun Nisa 25 Sanford Pl, Apt B 21, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 475 449 6279, SUMMARY I have experience in teaching and research. Recently I completed my project on new anti- malarial drugs. I also worked on human malaria parasites culture and enzyme inhibition activity of new drugs. During my job I supervised and guided graduate and undergraduate students of pharmaceutics. QUALIFICATIONS DEGREE UNIVERSITY Post doctorate Pharmaceutical Sciences Ph. D (Org. Chemistry) Purdue University Lafayette, Indiana, USA. HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi. M. Sc. (Chemistry) University of Karachi. First class. PUBLICATIONS • 28 publications in international research journals of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences. List of publications will be provided if required. • World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol. 3, No. 3, 3723-3730(2014). Published by Atom and Cell Publishers. • World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research,ISSN(Print)2321-3310; ISSN(Online): 2321-3086,(2014) Published by Atom and Cell Publishers, Available online at: • • Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 22, (2012), 1282-1286. Published by Elsevier B.V. • Arch Pharm Research, Vol. 35, No. 11, 1953-1959(2012). Published by Springer SKILLS • Teaching skills at graduate and undergraduate levels. • Project Management. (Expert Skills) • Report Writing & Research paper writing. (Expert Skills) TEACHING EXPERIENCE University of Karachi. 20 years experience, Research and Teaching at HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi and National Institute of Oceanography, Ministry of Science and Technology. During job guided and supervised graduate and undergraduate students who successfully completed their degrees and started their career. Imperial College. (Principal of College): (2004-2005) Management and teaching experience as Principal of College. Through good administration the college impact/rating and number of students were raised. National Institute of Oceanography & HEJ Research Institute: Research & Teaching (1986-2002 & 2005-2013) 1. Worked on Joint Research Project with USA, and Government funded research projects on Environmental Studies. Supervised and guided undergraduate and graduate students. Research experience includes work on Marine Biotechnology, Marine Pollution Studies (organic & inorganic Pollutants), Environmental Impact Assessment, Use of radio tracer technique to measure bacterial production rate, direct counting of bacteria by epi fluorescence microscope. Worked on malaria parasite culture and enzyme inhibition activity of new drugs while working on New Anti malarial Drugs. 2. Isolation and synthesis experience with several class of organic compounds, experience of using chromatographic (HPLC & GC) and spectroscopic techniques ( NMR, Mass spectroscopy). 3. Higher Education Commission (HEC). Honored by, being reviewer of Higher Education Commission research projects. Reviewer of International Environmental and Pharmaceutical sciences research journals. Achieved Commonwealth Award to present research work in international conferences PROJECTS & ACHIEVEMENTS • Represented country in International Workshop on Natural Product Chemistry Washington D.C, U.S.A. Organized by American Chemical Society. U.S.A. • Represented country in GLOBEC Meeting at UNESCO, Paris, France. • Represented country and participated in workshop on “Chemical Emergencies and Their Mitigation’, Malaysia. Sponsored by Common Wealth, UK. 1) Earned two times Commonwealth UK, award to present my research work in international conference. 2) Earned Higher Education Commission (Pakistan) Scholarship Award to complete Ph. D degree. 3) Earned N.S.F (USA) award to conduct Post doctorate research at Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, USA.