Profile of P. Prakash Babu

Prakash Babu, P.

Elected Fellow 2011

Basic Sciences: Zoology

DB: 27-09-1963

 

Birth place

Jaggaiahpet, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh
 

Education

Nagarjuna University, Guntur,  B.Sc.:  Zoology (1984); Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, M.Sc.:  Zoology (1987); University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Ph.D (1992)
 

Positions held 

Professor,   Department of Biotechnology, University of Hyderabad (2006 till date);

Reader, Department of Animal Sciences, University of Hyderabad (2001 - 2006); Lecturer,

Department of Animal Sciences, University of Hyderabad (1996 2000); Lecturer, Department of

Zoology, S.V. University,   Tirupati (A.P) (1992 - 1996); Research Fellow, School of Life Sciences,

University of Hyderabad (1987 - 1992);

Vice -President: Society for Neurochemistry, India (SNCI) ( 2012-2013); Secretary, Asia Pacific Society for Neurochemistry (APSN), Singapore, (2006-2010), Council member 2010-2014. General Secretary : Society for Neurochemistry, India (SNCI) (2006-2011)
 

Research Area

Neurosciences; Neurodegenerative diseases
 

Awards and fellowships

B.P.Pande memorial oration award, Indian Society for Parasitology, (2009); Tulsabai Somani Educational. Trust Award,  Indian Academy of Neuroscience (2002); Young Scientist Project Awardee,  Department of Science and Technology (1996); Biotechnology Overseas Fellow, UK (2007); DST-DAAD Fellow, University of Heidelberg, Germany (2006-08); STA-Fellow, Japan Science and Technology Corporation (1999-01); BOYSCAST-Fellow, Department of Science and Technology (1998).

Fellow
:  

A.P. Akademy of Sciences (2010) ; Indian Academy of Neurosciences, Lucknow (2008)
 

Address

Professor & Head, Department of Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad - 500 046, India
 

Residence

Qtr: No: A-13, Faculty quarters, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli

Hyderabad - 500 046, India
 

[O: 040-23134584 / 23013336, F: 040-23010120; R: 040-23136113;  23010911;

 ppbsl@uohyd.ernet.in; prakashbabuphanithi@gmail.com]