Puja Ray

Assistant Professor

Prior to my joining Presidency in 2012, I have been associated with Rhodes University, South Africa (2010 to 2012); Tropical Forest Research Institute, India (2008 to 2010); Directorate of Weed Research, India (2005-2008) and Rani Durgawati University, India (2002 to 2008).

The thrust area of my research:

  1. multitrophic interactions associated with invasive plant species management
  2. biochemical and molecular mechanisms involved in insect-plant-pathogen interactions
  3. mycoherbicide formulation
  4. microbial metabolites  as an ecofriendly industrial consortium
  5. butterfly ecology and behaviour under global environmental changes
  6. impact of climate changes on ecological interactions

Students or researchers with an interest in microbiology, biotechnology, ecology, wildlife, etc, are very much welcome to work with us. I am especially looking for Ph.D. aspirants with CSIR/ UGC NET. Feel free to email me (puja.dbs@presiuniv.ac.in) your research interest and CV. 

To know more about me and my research, please visit: 

My webpagehttps://sites.google.com/view/dr-puja-rays-page/home

Our lab websitehttps://sites.google.com/view/dr-puja-rays-research-group/home


Presidency University,
86/1 College Street, Kolkata - 700073,
West Bengal, India

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Email: puja.zoology at presiuniv.ac.in
alternate E-mail: puja.ray( at )gmail.com

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