DR. KAPIL DEV CHAUHAN
Dev received his BSc in life sciences at Kurukshetra University, MSc in Biotechnology from HNB Garhwal University and his PhD in Biotechnology at Kurukshetra University (Dr. SK Gautam and Prof. A Yadav). He went on as a post-doc at the National University of Ireland and assistant professor/scientist at St. Anne University Hospital. Throughout his career he has received many awards including the 5 Years PhD National Award (RGNFS) and the 5 Years UGC-Postdoc Research Award.
His project focuses on understanding the clock genes that control hematopoietic maturation using human pluripotent stem cells. Dev enjoys the collaboration in the lab, the role models and the feeling that we are a family away from home
Fun fact: Dev loves doing photography and is a skillful cricket player who has won Man of the Series at the Galway-Bay Ireland Cricket Cup.
Photo taken by Dev!