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Postdoctoral Researchers


Taj Mohammad

National Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Taj is a DST SERB National Postdoctoral Fellow (N-PDF) at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi and collaboratively working with Dr. Hassan's Lab at JMI. He received his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (Bioinformatics) from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. His research interests lie in genomic and proteomic analysis over complex diseases, disease modeling, structure-based drug discovery and NGS analytics.

His current project is based on High-throughput analysis of genomic alterations and differential gene expression in different cancer types. Visit www.tajmohammad.tk to know more about Taj...

Doctoral Candidates


Saleha Anwar

Senior Research Fellow

Saleha is a PhD student and working as Senior Research Fellow.


Sonam Roy

Senior Research Fellow

Sonam is a PhD student working as Senior Research Fellow.


Ahmad Abu Turab Naqvi

Senior Research Fellow

Turab is a PhD student working as Senior Research Fellow


Aliya Taiyab

PhD Student

Aaliya is a PhD student working as a Prime Minister's Research Fellow at Dr. Hassan's Lab. Her research project is based on the designing and development of MTH1 inhibitors.


Aanchal Rathi

PhD Student

Aanchal is a PhD student.

Post Doctoral Fellow (Past)

Dr. Sunaina Begum
Postdoctoral Scientist

National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

Dr. Rashmi Dahiya
Postdoctoral Scientist

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Vijay Kumar
Dr. Vijay Kumar
Assistant Professor

Amity University Noida

Late Dr. Saurabha Srivastava
Senior Scientist

Shilpa Medicare Ltd., Raichur, Karnataka

Dr. Srivastava obtained his PhD from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi in association with University of Muenster, Germany. He worked at National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi as DBT-IISc Research Associate and then Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi as D.S. Kothari Postdoctoral Associate. He received various national and international awards and fellowships. Dr. Srivastava published several research articles and book chapters, which reflects his contribution to understand the consequences of structural and functional correlation of various bio-therapeutics and set a horizon to understand the insight of molecular and biophysical approach for structure-based drug designing. He worked in various national and international laboratories of industrial and academic institution. Lastly he was involve in the biophysical, analytical development and production of various MAbs for bio-therapeutics significance.
While battling with COVID-19, he left for his heavenlyabode on April 28, 2021.
Dr. Preeti Gupta


Dr. Azaj Ahmed
Post Doctoral Fellow

University of Iowa, USA

Dr. Urooj Fatima
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Manzar Alam
Research Associate

Dr. Alam is working as a Post Doctoral Research Associate at Dr. Hassan's Lab.

Dr. Alam was previously associated with the National Institute of Pathology, New Delhi as a ICMR-Post Doctoral Fellow.
Post Doctoral Fellow

Dr. Dhiraj is working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in a CSIR funded project entitled “Design and Development of Pim-1 Kinase-Specific Inhibitors as Preclinical Lead for the Prostate Cancer Therapy”.

He has obtained B.E. (Biotechnology) degree from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, Delhi; M.Tech. (Bioinformatics), and Ph.D. degree from Delhi Technological University (erstwhile DCE) in the field of Computational Neuroscience. He is trained as a molecular and structural biologist, with broad interests and expertise in dissecting molecular mechanisms and employing computational methodologies for therapeutic interventions in life-threatening diseases, including neurodegenerative disorders, metabolic diseases, and Cancer.
Saba Noor
CSIR- Research Associate

Dr. Noor is working as a CSIR- Research Associate. Dr. Noor received her PhD in Medical Sciences from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh.

She has a Master’s and Graduation in Biochemistry from AMU as well. She was awarded a Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Fellowship during her doctorate research based on her merits and academic achievements.

PhD (Past)

Dr. Khalid Anwer
Assistant Professor

Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Bihar

Dr. Sobia Zaidi
Postdoctoral Scientist

The George Washington University, USA

Dr. Danish Idress
Postdoctoral Researcher

Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Dr. Parvez Khan
Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA

Dr. Farha Naz
Postdoctoral Researcher

National Institute of Pathology, New Delhi

Dr. Huma Naz
Research Scientist

University of Missouri at Columbia, USA

Dr. Shagufta Khan
Postdoctoral Researcher

Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Dr. Waheeduzzaman
Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Murray State University, USA

Dr. Sabab H. Khan
Postdoctoral Scholar

Penn State, USA

Dr. Anzarul Haque
Postdoctoral Researcher

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Aarfa Queen
Dr. Mohd. Shabaaz
Postdoctoral Researcher

Durban University of Technology, Sauth Africa

Dr. Munazzah Tasleem
Research Associate

Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi

Dr. M. Aasif Dar
Postdoctoral Scientist

Johns Hopkins University, USA

Dr. Mohd. Yousuf
Postdoctoral researcher

University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Shahzaib Ahmad
Research Associate

ICGEB, New Delhi

Dr. Mohd. Amir
Postdoctoral Scholar

Harvard University, USA

Nashrah Khan
Mohd. Yusuf
Senior Research Fellow

Yousuf is a PhD student working as Senior Research Fellow.

MPhil/Project Assistant (Past)

Anam Beg
PhD Student

Department of Computer Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Neha Sami
PhD Student

Department of Biosciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Rubi Solanki
PhD Student

Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi

Bushra Afzal
PhD Student

Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Dr Shama Khan
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Dr Shama has worked as a Project Assistant at Dr. Hassan's Lab.