NCAOR Staff - Ms. Meena Rathore

Ms. Meena Rathore

Jr. Research Fellow
Department Name : Arctic Ecology and Biogeochemistry
Desk No : +91-832-2525629

Field Of Specilization : Microbiology
Current Research Activities : Microbial Diversity; Cold active enzymes characterization;

Academic Record

  • 2016 onwards: pursuing Ph.D. (Microbiology), Goa University, Goa, India.
  • 2010-2012: M.Sc. (Microbiology), Rajasthan University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.   
  • 2006-2009: B.Sc. (vocational), Mohan Lal Sukhadia University, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.


  • GATE qualified in 2014 with All India Rank 1101.
  • Certificate for the best duet song and spot acting competition in National Service Scheme camp organized by youth programme and sport organization, India.

Research Area

  • Microbiology: Isolation and characterization of Microorganisms (Cultural, Morphological and Biochemical).
  • Biochemical study: Enzyme primary screening, quantification, optimization and Purification of enzyme.   
  • Molecular Biology: Microbial genomic and plasmid DNA isolation, PCR and Agarose gel electrophoresis.

Professional Record

  • October, 2015 – till date: Research fellow, PolarBiology, National Centre of Antarctic and Ocean Research, Vasco-da-Gama, Goa, India.
  • September, 2014 - October, 2015: Research fellow, Department of Microbiology, Indian agricultural research institute, Pusa, New Delhi, India.
  • July, 2012 – September, 2014: Guest lecturer, Kalpataru College of Nursing, Rajasthan University of Health Science, Rajasthan, India.
  • July, 2012 – March, 2014: Lecturer, Sunrise College of Nursing, Rajasthan University of Health Science, Rajasthan, India.

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