is working as a faculty in the Department of Biotechnology at College of Engineering and Technology, a constituent college of Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha. She carried out her research work from Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA), Bhubaneswar, a premiere institute of ICAR as a research fellow. She obtained her Ph.D. degree from Utkal University on the topic ';Fish Immunology'. She has more than 7 years of teaching experience in the field of biotechnology. Her teaching areas are immunology and immunotechnology, cell biology and genetics, animal and stem cell technology, genomics and proteomics, etc.
She has more than 20 research publications in various reputed peer-reviewed international and national journals. She has supervised many students at the B.Tech and M.Sc. level. She has also one patent to her credit on ';Male specific protein in fish'. She has worked as a trainer for DNA fingerprinting and molecular biology training organized by CET, BPUT.