Zu Inhalt springen

National Workshop on Research Field Selection - How To Select Your Research Field : Strategies & Insights

Sale Sale
Original price Rs. 1,699.00
Original price Rs. 1,699.00 - Original price Rs. 1,699.00
Original price Rs. 1,699.00
Current price Rs. 999.00
Rs. 999.00 - Rs. 999.00
Current price Rs. 999.00

Are you ready to make the right choice For Your Career?

Join us for an enlightening workshop on research field selection.

Make your mark in the world of research. Start by selecting the right field 

Register Now & Get Guided By Eminent Scientists!

Workshop Details

  • Date: 18th November 2023
  • Time: 10:00 am IST
  • Venue: Online LIVE via Zoom

Welcome to the National Workshop on "How To Select Your Research Field: Strategies and Insights." This workshop is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the process of choosing the right research field. Selecting the right research area is a crucial decision for anyone in academia, and it can significantly impact your career and research journey. In this workshop, you will gain valuable insights into the strategies and considerations that can guide you in making an informed choice.

Why Attend This Workshop?

Selecting the right research field is a critical decision in your academic and professional journey. By attending this workshop, you will:

  • Learn the significance of choosing the right research field.
  • Understand the disciplines in Life Sciences and their implications.
  • Explore different research methods, including qualitative and quantitative approaches.
  • Gain insights into ethical considerations in research.
  • Discover how to develop an innate nature for research.
  • Identify key questions to ask yourself before diving into research.
  • Learn about the importance of choosing the right research question.
  • Understand the process of selecting the right lab or mentor for research.
  • Explore the importance of research ethics.
  • Get acquainted with some current hot topics in research.
  • Understand the balance between skillset and research interest.
  • Gain insights into changing your research field and its importance.

Who Is This Workshop For? (Eligibility)

This workshop is ideal for:

  • Students aspiring to pursue research in Life Sciences.
  • Early-career researchers looking to fine-tune their research focus.
  • Faculty members and educators are interested in guiding their students in research field selection.
  • Anyone curious about the dynamics of research field selection and its significance.

Benefits of Registering Now

  • Gain valuable insights from experienced resource speakers.
  • Learn to make informed decisions about your research field.
  • Understand the latest trends and opportunities in the field.
  • Network with peers and experts in the domain.
  • Receive a certificate of participation upon completion of the workshop.

Workshop Agenda & Speakers

Time: 10:00 am IST


Session I (10:10 AM - 11:15 AM)

  • Module: Introduction to Research Field Selection/Building a Solid Foundation: The Intersection of Field, Method, and Ethics in Research" 
  • Topics Included:
    • How to choose a research field
    • Significance of selecting the right research field
    • Disciplines in Life Sciences
    • Different research methods (Qualitative, Quantitative)
    • Ethical considerations
  • Resource Speaker: Mrs. Divya

Session II (11:15 AM - 12:30 PM)

  • Module: Research Readiness: Self-Reflection and Preparation". 
  • Topics Included:
    • Questions to ask yourself before coming into research
    • Developing an innate nature for research
    • Path to choosing the right question for research
    • Choosing the right lab/mentor for research
    • Importance of research Ethics
    • Skillset Vs. Research Interest
    • Changing the Research field? Insights and importance
  • Resource Speaker: Dr. Debanjan

BREAK (12:30 PM - 1:00 PM)

Session III (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM)

  • Module: External Speaker (To be announced)

Session IV (2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)

  • Module: Current research trends and Emerging opportunities, Decision-making Strategies & Action Plans
  • Topics Included:
    • Examples of cutting-edge research areas
    • SWOT analysis
    • Action plan development
    • Funding and Resources (Google Scholar, Journals, Conferences)
  • Resource Speaker: Dr. Tanushree

Session V (3:00 PM)

  • Module: Q&A Session

About the Speakers:

Dr. Debanjan S Kundu 

Dr. Debanjan Kundu finished his PhD studies from the School of Biochemical  Engineering, IIT (BHU). Currently, he is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA. His primary interest is Protein Folding, Misfolding, Protein Biochemistry, Lipids and Drug Metabolism. In a broader sense, applied Medical Biotechnology. He wishes to be in academics in future, mainly doing research in the fields mentioned above. He loves mentoring students, interacting with juniors and helping them in finding their way into the world of research and academics.

Dr Satarupa Maitra 

Dr. Satarupa Maitra holds a Ph.D. from Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi. Her doctoral research was centered on studying the protein trafficking pathways in Plasmodium falciparum, a significant focus in the field of molecular biology and parasitology. This research highlights her expertise and contributions to understanding the biology of this parasite, which is responsible for malaria.

Dr. Tanushree Saxena 

Dr. Tanushree Saxena, a Ph.D. holder in Biotechnology from The IIS University, Jaipur, has a rich academic and research background. She served as a Research Assistant at the Birla Institute of Scientific Research and later as a Lecturer at the Apex Institute of Management and Science in Jaipur. With a strong research portfolio, Dr. Saxena has successfully managed multiple research projects, authored research articles and book chapters, and mentored both postgraduate and undergraduate students during summer training and dissertation programs.

Her academic achievements are further emphasized by the prestigious DAAD fellowship she received for a summer school at Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany. Dr. Saxena's remarkable career is underscored by her numerous awards for paper presentations at both national and international conferences, and her consistent top performance in her academic qualifications.

Mrs Divya S 

Mrs. Divya S, A master in Biotechnology from Roland Institute of  Pharmaceutical  Sciences, Berhampur, Odisha. She has cleared CSIR NET (20th rank) and worked as a project fellow at Kerala University, Trivandrum. She is very much passionate about her work. She has a steady-state of motivation that drives her to do her best. Mrs Divya believes in self-motivation and also try to boost up her students.


 Don't miss this opportunity to gain insights and strategies to shape your research journey. Register now and secure your spot in this valuable workshop.

Frequently asked questions

Are these going to be live sessions?

The Workshop will be completely LIVE. You can ask questions.

What If I miss a session?

The recording of the sessions will be available for five days post-completion of the workshop. So you can go back and refer to the recordings, but make sure you do not miss the live sessions and take maximum benefit from them. 

Is this hands-on?

This will be a live online workshop.

How to get the hard copy certificate?

To avail of the hard copy certificate, the candidate should attend the complete session and pay a small fee.

Whom do I contact for any further queries or technical difficulties?

Have any trouble? Get in touch with our team. Click on the virtual chat assistant or write to us at cst@biotecnika.org or info@biotecnika.org.