I am a postdoc at Adrienne Roeder's Lab at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA. I did my PhD from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India on trichome development. Currently I am working on giant cell specification in the sepals of Arabidopsis flowers using molecular genetics, Genomics (RNA-Seq, ChIP-Seq and single cell RNA-Seq) and cell biology approaches.

Career Status:
Postdoctoral Scholar

Research Areas:
Development, Genetics, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Gene Regulation

Volunteer Activities

1.Co-Chair of School of Integrative Plant Science Postdoctoral Association (SIPS-PA), 2019-2020, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA. 

2.Postdoc representative of plant biology section in faculty meetings, 2019-2020, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.

3. Volunteered in demonstrating science experiments to school and college students at Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India.

4. Actively participated as a member of organizing committee for BIO QUEST-2010, at University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India.

Current Affiliations
Experience & Education