INST Faculty Directory

Shri Mukesh Raja

Scientist C
♦ Project Management, Coordination activities & Scientific administration. Preparation of different Scientific and techno-feasibility report and their submission to different funding agencies like DST, DBT & CSIR and also their follow up. Handling various collaborative projects between INST and other Institute/Universities.

 

Projects Management & Cordination (Around 8 years – Ministry of Sc. & Tech, New Delhi):

♦ Mukesh Raja joined the Bioinformatics Division, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology as a project Trainee under Dr. T. Madhan Mohan, Adviser & Scientist-G. He successfully handled different activities of Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility (BIF) created by DBT. He was actively involved in raising new R & D proposals, preparation of different techno-feasibility report for timely submission. Later on, he joined as Project Executive in Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) New Delhi, a Distributed Informatics Centre (DISC) of DBT and involved in technology transfer, project consultancy, fund syndication, information, dissemination, and manpower training related to Biotechnology.

♦ During his above tenure, he had also worked for the management of DBT’s popularization program namely Conference, Travel, Exhibition and Popular lecture(CTEP) of Department of Biotechnology, a scheme for providing financial assistance for organizing and participating in conference/seminar/symposium/workshops which are taking place outside the country. He was also involved in the preparation of Concepts of proposal for establishment of Bio Informatics Centre in the North East Region of India(NES/BIF) for administrative and technical approvalHe was also actively involved infor the Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) – (2006-08) programme of D.B.T.

♦ Later on Shri Raja joined Nano Mission, Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Sc. & Tech as Scientist-B (Coordination) under Dr. Praveer Asthana, Head-AI & Sc-G. During his tenure as Scientist-B (Coordination) in Nano Mission, DST he had successfully handled 17 Post Graduate Programmes (M.Sc./M.Tech) in Nano Science and Technology, which have been supported by Nano Mission. He was also responsible for Post Doc Fellowship (PDF) Programme in the area of Nano Science and Technology.

♦ Looked after different issues related to R&D proposals and also successfully organized different NMC (Nano Mission Council), NSAG (Nano Science Advisory Group), NATAG (Nano Application Technology Advisory Group) meetings. He was the single contact point in Nano Mission for various issues related to Online and Offline project submission. He was also involved in organizing different seminar, conferences and workshops. He was also involved in the Autonomous Division, Mega facility for Basic Research programme of DST.

♦ In INST, Mohali, he looked after the entire coordination activities of the Institute. He is actively involved in preparation of different techno-feasibility report and their timely submission to different funding agencies like DST, DBT & CSIR.

♦ Coordinating various meetings, their follow up & dealing with various issues with setting of labs in the Institute. Responsible for devising new research proposals and programs based on the organization's requirement and also overseeing implementation of these programs in a better way.  Perform function of Scientific officer to coordinate the work between different labs and government funding agencies like DST, DBT to better implementation of these projects. He is also involved in several projects  and provides administrative and technical support to these projects 

Conference Seminar Organized/attended:

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Conferences/Seminars/workshop attended

Year

1.

Gwalior Academy of Mathematical Sciences (GAMS) & All India Symposium on Computational Biology held at Bhopal.

2006

2.

Participated in the “International Conference of Computational Biology” (INCOB) - 2006 held at New Delhi.

2006

3.

Certificate of participation in the Conference held at Centre of   Computational Biology & Bio-informatics, J.N.U, New Delhi

2006

 4.

Participated a 3 days workshop on “Semantic Web   & Ontology in Bioinformatics” held at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025 from 9-11th January 2008.

2008

5.

Participated in the International Conference on Nano Science & Technology    (ICONSAT-2012) held at Hyderabad

2010

6.

Organized a NATIONAL MEET: INDIA AT LARGE HARDON COLLIDER at INSA, New Delhi.

2012

7.

Participated in  “NANO INDIA MEET,2013” Organized by National Institute of Interdisciplinary Sciences, Thiruvanthapuram  during  19-21 FEBRUARY,2013

2013

8.

Participated in International Conference on Interdisciplinary Areas with Chemical Sciences (ICIACS - 2013) in association with Panjab University

2013

9.

Organized International Conference of Nano Science and Technology (ICONSAT-2014)

2014

 

CONTACT INFORMATION :

Tel: 0172 - 2210073
Email Id : mukeshraja(at)inst(dot)ac(dot)in

Office Address :

Institute of Nano Science & Technology
Habitat Centre, Sector - 64, Phase X, Mohali

EDUCATION :

Master of Bioinformatics,

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A) – (Human Resource Management)

Post Graduate Diploma in Biochemical Technology