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Masters in Zoology from Calcutta University, Kolkata

PhD in Science Education from Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (TIFR), Mumbai.

Received the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) Alumni Association- B.M. Udgaonkar Award for the Best thesis of the year, 2013-2014. 


Worked at RV Educational Consortium (Bangalore) as a Project Facilitator for D.Ed. teachers, collaborated with other teammates from the Consortium in conducting research and field work on teachers’ Pedagogical Content Knowledge in science and mathematics education

Research interests

Research and pedagogy in science and technology education, history and philosophy of science; science, technology and society (STS); biologically inspired design and biomimicry; design education, storytelling and science

Creative Works

Conducted a research study with Quest Alliance and published the Report ‘Blended Learning: Experiences in public education and design principles for low-tech environments

Reviewed Conference papers for episteme International Conference to Review Research on Science, Technology and Mathematics Education.

Conducted online workshop session with middle and high school teachers at Centre of Excellence in Teacher Education (CETE), Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai.

Reviewed journal manuscript for the International Journal of E-Learning and Distance Education (IJEDE).

Published articles and book chapters in a variety of international journals on education, science and design pedagogy.


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