• Qualification: MSc, MPhil, K-SET
  • Department: Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry
  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Year of Experience: 18 Years
  • Email ID: malini_chem@msrcasc.edu.in

Academic / Professional Achievements

  • Appointed as a member of BOS in Biochemistry. Bengaluru City University for the academic year 2021-2023.
  • Appointed as an external question paper setter for the III semester BSc Biochemistry Examination-Jan/Feb-2021 at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women, (Autonomous), Bangalore-12
  • Appointed as a Deputy Chief Superintend for Bangalore University Examinations-2020.
  • .Appointed as a question paper setter for Dec-2020 examinations of B.Sc at Reva University(Autonomous), Bangalore.
  • Appointed as a Question Paper setter for the End Semester Examination of VI Semester B.Sc., Program-May/June-2019 at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for women, (Autonomous) Bangalore, for the Subject given below:
  • Appointed as a question paper setter for Nov/Dec-2019 examinations of I sem M.Sc Biochemistry at Reva University(Autonomous), Bangalore.
  • Worked as a Deputy Chief Superintend for Bangalore University Examinations-2018.
  • Appointed asa question paper setter for Nov/Dec-2019 examinations of I semB.Sc MLT at Reva University(Autonomous), Bangalore.
  • Appointed as external BOE member for I semB.Sc .Biochemistry examinations-Nov-2019
  • Recognized as BOE Chairman for Bangalore university Biochemistry examinations (UG) -2018-19. Maharani Cluster University. Palace road, Bengaluru.
  • BOE member for UG-Biochemistry examinations-2018-19. Bengaluru central University.
  • Appointed as a question paper setter for the end semester examination-May/June-2018 of II sem Biochemistry-II at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women, (Autonomous), Bangalore-12
  • Appointed as a question paper setter for the end semester examination-May/June-2018 of B.Voc In Medical Laboratory Technology(MLT) at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women,  (Autonomous), Bangalore-12.
  • Deputy Chief Superintend for Bangalore University Examinations-2018.
  • 10.Appointed as a question paper setter for the end semester examination-November-2017 of I sem Biochemistry-I at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women,  (Autonomous), Bangalore-12
  • Appointed as a Question paper setter for VI Sem UG examination May 2012 at CMR College, Bangalore.
  • Appointed as a question paper setter for 5th semester UG End semester exam –April 2012 at CMR college.

Publications – Journals /Proceedings/Paper Presentation/ Books/others

  • Presented and published an abstract titled “Mechanism of Epinephrine mediated inhibition of Sodium pump and its relevance in CHD in an online International conference on Multidisciplinary Innovations in Science and Technology (MIST-2020) on 18th and 19 September-2020 organised by the Oxford College of Science.
  • Presented and Published an abstract titled Characterisation of esterase isolated from pithecellobium dulce seeds in conference proceedings of 1st International Conference on Life, Chemical and Health Sciences(ICLCHS) from 24th-26th October 2019,Organized by Department of Life Sciences in collaboration with KSTA.
  • Surendra A.S,Siddalinga Murthy K.R,Malini.M.R(2019). “Review on Pharmacological properties of Pithecellobium Dulce tree’’ in Research Journal of Life Sciences, Bioinformatics, Pharmaceutical and Chemical sciences on 12/01/2019. ISSN 2454-6348.Page No;263-271
  • Roopashree B.N,Malini.M.R,Prasanna Kumar S.G,SurendraA.S,Gopal Reddy N.B(2016) “Creativity, Innovation and Leadership Development in Students” –Proceedings of the National Conference on “Research, Consultancy and Innovation in Higher Educational Institutions-Issues and challenges” ISBN:978-81-927564-1-7, 2016. Page no-144-147
  • Presented a paper titled “Creativity, Innovation and Leadership Development in Students” in the National Conference on “Research, Consultancy and Innovation in Higher Educational Institutions-issues and Challenges” organized by the IQAC of MSRCASC on the 5th April, 2016.
  • Published the Newsletter “ECO-AGE” Volume:6 IssueNo.8 JAN-MAY 2012.
  • Published a booklet on “CHEMISTRY –OUR LIFE, OUR FUTUTRE” to commemorate the International year of chemistry 2011.

Certificate Courses

  1. Successfully Completed NPTEL course on Metals in Biology from Sep-Nov-2020.
  2. Successfully Completed NPTEL course on Biochemistry from Jan-April-2021.

As a Resource Person

  1. Worked as a Resource Person for 3 days Workshop on “Clinical biochemistry” from 24/9/2019 to 26/9/2019 organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, RCASC.
  2. Participated as a Resource Person for Add-On-Course on “PCR Instrumentation, handling and troubleshooting” from 27/3/2019 to 28/4/2019 organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, RCASC.
  3. Worked as a Resource Person for 3 days Workshop on “Basics of Clinical biochemistry” from 2/3/2021 to 4/3/2021 organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, RCASC.

List of Conferences Participated at National Level / State Level.

  • Attended the International Webinar on “From Molecule to Market: Drug Regulatory Framework “organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru, on 26th July,2021.
  • Attended the International Webinar on “Research Methodology in Cell Signalling” Which was organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru, on 19th July,2021.
  • Participated in one-day National Seminar on “Good Manufacturing Practices in Pharmaceutical Industries” on 26th June 2021, Organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru-54.
  • Participated in the International Webinar titled “Current Status of Li-Ion Battery Technology” Organized by Department of Chemistry, Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bengaluru on 5th June 2021
  • Attended the National Seminar on “Health for all through Ayurveda-The Science of Life “Which was organized on World Health Day by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru, on 7th April,2021.
  • Participated in the International Webinar Lecture Series on “Emerging Trends in Chemical Sciences” on 28th and 29th of January 2021 conducted by PG Department of Chemistry Road, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru-560004.
  • Attended the International Webinar on “Technological Advancements in Biological Sciences “Which was organized by Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru, on 1st September ,2020.
  • Attended the National Webinar on “Learning Chemistry through Simple Experiments “organized by the Department of Chemistry, Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian College on 13th August 2020.
  • Participated in the International Webinar on “Challenges Before Research During Covid 19” organized by Committee for Promotion of Research Activities (COPRA), ST. Thomas College, Bhilai, C.G. India on 17th July 2020.
  • Participated in the online National level Quiz on “Environment Awareness” conducted  by the Department of Chemistry and Mathematics,Government First Grade College,Ramanagar on account of “WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY”.
  • Attended the Webinar on “Spirulina-An Immunity Booster” organized  byDepartment,Chemistry,M.E.S.College of Arts,Commerce  and Science,Bangalore, on 2nd june  2020.
  • Participated in 1st International Conference on Life, Chemical and Health Sciences (ICLCHS) from 24th-26th October 2019,Organized by Department of Life Sciences, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru in collaboration with KSTA.
  • Participated in 3rd National Seminar on ‘New Methodology of Assessment & Accreditation by NAAC- Issues and Challenges’ held on 11 April 2019.
  • Participated in 10th National Women’s Science Congress, Organized by MatruVedike in association with Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce on 6th& 7th November 2017.
  • Participated in the Participated in ‘Chemistry Lecture series-2017’ organized by Chemistry teachers’ forum, Bangalore in association with Vivekananda Degree College Rajajinagar Bangalore on 12th October 2017.

Training Programmes – Attended

  • Attended DBT Star College Scheme sponsored “ Hands –on training on science laboratory Equipment and instrumentation” Organized by Maharani Science College for women, Bangalore in association with Equiptronics Ltd, on 5th and 6th September 2017.
  • Attended a one day Hands –on training on Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Formulations       organized by Pharmaceutical Chemistry Division of VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu on 15th February 2014.
  • Participated in Hands on training in PCR and Sourthern Hybridization techniques from 14th-15th march 2014, organized by the Dept of Chemistry/Biochemistry in association with Aritogene Biosciences.
  • Undergone hands on training on “Recent Advances on Immuno Molecular Diognostics” held between 9th to 12th January 2013 at Oxford college of science,Banglore

Workshops – Attended

  1. Participated in one-day workshop on ‘‘Publication Ethics and Manuscript Writing:An Editor’s Perspective’’ held on 28th August 2020,organized by Department of Chemistry,RIT Bengaluru-54.
  2. Participated in one-week professional workshop on ‘‘Back to Nature- Nature Friendly Attitudes, Sciences and Technologies (BN-NFAST)’’ held from 24-30th June 2017 at Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore-54.
  3. Participated in “Science Academies” Lecture Workshop on Organic Chemistry from Bench to Industry” SALWOCBI-2017 organised by PG-Department of Chemistry & Sponsored by Indian academy of sciences on 14th& 15th March 2017
  4. Attended one-day workshop on “Revisionof BSc chemistry syllabus (CBCS)’’ Organized on 11th July 2016 at KLE’s S NijalingappaCollege, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore-10.
  5. Attended the below teacher training workshop as a part of royal society of chemistry Yusuf Hamied inspirational chemistry programme for 3 days held during 11thand 12th May 2016 organized at M.S.Ramaiah college of education. Bangalore.
  6. Attended the inauguration of the Bangalore university Biochemistry Teachers forum and the workshop on the newly introduced experiments in the revised CBCS B.Sc. curriculum on 15th APRIL 2016 at M.L.A College for women, Bangalore.
  7. Participated in Science academies lecture workshop on “Recent advances in electrochemistry” SALWARE – 2015 organized by PG Department of chemistry and sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences on 28th and 29th October 2015.
  8. Participated in the training workshop “NAVAJEEVANA”on tobacco cessation counseling for teachers(February-March 2014),organized by M.S.Ramaiah Dental College & Hospital, Bengaluru.
  9. Attended workshop on “Biodiversity, Indigenous Knowledge & Biotechnology”, held at Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women, Bangalore, on November 9th,2013.
  10. Participated in the two days’ workshop on “Food Adulteration and Safety Measures” (FASM-13), conducted at M.S.Ramaiah Institute of Technology on 4th and5th Feb 2013.
  11. Attended the national programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) workshop conducted by Classle held on 2nd January 2013.

Faculty Development Programmes – Attended

  1. Participated in the Faculty Development Program organized by National College, Autonomous, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru held form 12th July to 19th July 2021.
  2. Participated in the Five Days Faculty Development Program on the topic “INSIGHT IN TO ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES AND Its APPLICATIONS” (IATA-2021) organized by Department of Chemistry, Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies from 21/6/2021 to 25/6/2021.
  3. Participated in the Five Days National FDP titled “Innovative Teaching and Research in Science: Exploring the New Horizons” organized by Science Forum in Association with IQAC, Government First Grade College, Vijayanagar, Karnataka held from 10th to 15th June 2021.
  4. Participated in the One-Week Online Faculty Development Program on “Nano Materials-Technologies for Energy and Sensor Applications” from 7th to 11th June 2021 organized by Department of Basic Sciences and Humanities, GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, Andhra Pradesh, India.
  5. Participated in Five-day Faculty Development Program on “Online Teaching during Covid- 19 pandemic” from 23rd to 27th June 2020 organized by IQAC, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru.
  6. Participated in Seven Days National level online Faculty Development Program on the theme “ORIENTATION ON AQAR 2020-21” from 17th to 23rd May 2021 organized by IQAC, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru.
  7. Participated in Five-day Faculty Development Program on “Enhancing Psychological Skills for Teaching/Learning and Practice” held from 3rd to 7th May 2021 organized by Department of Languages in association with the IQAC, Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bengaluru.
  8. Participated in One-week Faculty Development Programme “Material Synthesis and Characterization for Device Applications” held from 31st August to 5th September 2020 organized by Department of Physics & Chemistry, NMIT, Bangalore.
  9. Participated in One day Online Faculty Development Programme on INNOVATIONS IN DIGITAL EDUCATION WITH TECHNOLOGY held on 29thMay 2020.organized by the PG department of Mathematics and Department of Computer science,Government First Grade College,Vijayanagar,Bengaluru.
  10. Participated in the One Day Faculty Development Program on ‘E- Resource and Digital Content’ held on September 21, 2019, conducted by the Department of Library and Information Centre in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC).
  11. Participated in Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Trends in Biological and EnvironmentalSciences(RTBES)” jointly organized by Department of Chemistry and Physics,MSRIT held on 13th-18th January 2020
  12. Participated in Faculty Development Programme on- ‘An Innovative new generation enzymatic PCR’ organized by Department of Chemistry/ Biochemistry in association with Biochemistry Teachers Forum and Unigene Lab and Research Centre Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore, held on 26 March 2019.
  13. Participated in One Day FDP on “Effective Pedagogical Techniques for Today’s Google Era” held on 4th September 2018 at Ramaiah college of Arts, Science and Commerce.
  14. Participated in Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Advances in Material Science and Applications” from 16th to 21st January 2018, Organized by Department of Chemistry & Department of Physics, Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.
  15. FDP on Meditation for work life balance, organized by Department of English, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Bangalore during 14 – 16th Sep, 2017.
  16. Participated in three-day Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Advances in Materials    Design and characterization (RAMDC-2016)” Under TEQIP (Phase –II) held during 11th to 13th January-2016, organized by Department of Chemistry MSRIT, Bengaluru.
  17. Participated in the faculty development programme- Break Through on 27th Jan 2009 conducted by MSRCASC.