Dr. S. R. Acharya

FACULTY OF SCIENCE >> Department of Bio-Chemistry
Designation : Associate Professor
Qualification : M.Sc., Ph.D. (TIFR, Mumbai)
Phone Nos : 912652795594
Email :
Experience : Date of Joining: 22/02/1996; Position: Senior Lecturer
Areas of Interest : (1)Teaching: Enzymology and Genetics (2)Research: Enzymes- Applied Microbial Enzymology, Cellulase microbiology and biochemistry
Dr. S. R.  Acharya

Detailed CV

Designation: Associate Professor
Contact: samsub-biochem@msubaroda.ac.in
Academic background:
  • Ph.D. In Molecular Biology (1985-1992) Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.
  • M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (1984): KG Naik Dept.of Biochemsitry, MS Univ. Of Baroda.
  • B.Sc.(Chemistry, Biochemistry, Zoology Botany)(1982): Wilson College, Mumbai.
Professional experience:
  • 1994-to-date: Teaching in this department
  • 1992-1994: Research Associate at National Facility for Animal Tissue and Cell Culture (Now called National Centre for Cell Sciences), Pune.
  • 1984-85: Junior Res. Fellow at Dept.of Chemistry IIT-Powai, Mumbai.
Research interests:
Social behaviour in microbes especially during vegetative growth.
Supervised doctoral & M.Phil theses and master's dissertations:
M.Phil: 3
M.Sc.:49 till Mar'14.
Recent Publications:
  1. Markande, AR, Acharya,SR & Nerurkar,AS (2013). Process Biochemistry.
Courses being taught during 2013-2014 (theory):

1. Enzymology
2. Biological thermodynamics,
    Carbohydrate Chemistry &
3. Classical Eukaryotic Genetics
4. Basic Neurochemistry
Previously taught courses (theory):
1. Amino Acid & Lipid Metabolism
2. Amino acid and Protein Chemistry