Prof. Dr. Partha Roy
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Professor
Dr. Partha Roy completed his Bachelors and Masters in Zoology followed by PhD in India. He then moved for Postdoctoral studies at University of Turku, Finland, and then at Institute of Reproductive & Developmental Biology, Imperial College London, UK. Currently, he is a Professor in the Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, India. Prior to joining at IIT Roorkee he served as Research Scientist at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Mumbai, India. His current research interest is development and validation of nutraceuticals for the cure and management of various diseases with special emphasis on diseases like hormone-related cancer, diabetes and bone related disorders. He has published more than 120 research papers in peer reviewed journals and with a high number of citations and authored several book chapters. He is the recipient of the Outstanding Teacher Awards at IIT Roorkee, India in 2014 and 2019. He is also the receipt of the Ramkumar Award for Outstanding Teaching and Research 2016 at IIT Roorkee, India. Professionally he is serving various scientific and academic bodies in India as panel members. He has visited various universities/institutes across the world as Visiting Faculty.