Dr. Faraz Ahmad

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : PhD
Phone : 04422759215 Ext:380
Email ID : farazahmad.sls@crescent.education

Educational Background

Degree Discipline University
PhD Biological Science/Neurobiology University of Helsinki

Professional Experience

Designation Institution Duration
Postdoctoral researcher University of Helsinki, Finland (2012-2013)
Postdoctoral researcher Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (2013-2016)
Assistant Professor Dammam University, Saudi Arabia (2016-2018)

Research:

Specialization:

  • Molecular and biochemical neuroscience

Areas of research interest: ِ

  • Early life stress, maternal care deprivation, neurobiology of heavy metal toxicity

Publications:

International Journals: 13
National Journal: 0

Honors and Awards

  • Post-doctoral fellowship (TATA Trusts for Alzheimer’s research) – Sep 2014 to Aug 2016
  • Awarded Research Associateship (Department of Biotechnology, India) – 2013
  • Awarded Dr. D.S. Kothari post-doctoral fellowship (University Grants Commission, India) – 2013
  • Post-doctoral fellowship (Finnish Graduate School of Neuroscience, Finland) – Jul 2012 to Apr 2013
  • PhD fellowship (Finnish Graduate School of Neuroscience, Finland) – Jan 2009 to Jun 2012
  • Integrated-PhD Merit cum Scholarship (Indian Institute of Science, India) – Aug 2005 to May 2008