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 Dr. Sushil Kumar Singh, M Pharm., Ph D.
 Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry,
 Department of Pharmaceutics,
  Indian Institute of Technology (BHU),

 Varanasi-221 005. Uttar Pradesh, India.

 Tel No.: 91-542-6702786
 Mob. No.: 91-9415812970
 E-mail: sksingh.phe@iitbhu.ac.in

  Educational Qualifications
  • B Pharm.: Department of Pharmaceutics, IIT (BHU), Varanasi.
  • M Pharm.: Department of Pharmaceutics, IIT (BHU), Varanasi.
  • Ph D.: Department of Pharmaceutics, IIT (BHU), Varanasi.

  Professional Experience
  • Teaching: 28 years
  • Research: 30 years

 Courses Taught
  • Undergraduate:
        • Pharmaceutical Analysis
        • Pharmaceutical Physical Chemistry
        • Pharmaceutical Instrumental Analysis
  • Postgraduate:
        • Chemistry of Natural & Synthetic Drugs
        • Advanced Instrumental Analysis
  • Ph D:
      • Advanced Chemical and Bio-analytical Techniques

 Research Area(s)
    • Drug Development through Design and synthesis of new chemical entities & isolation of active constituents from Medicinal plants for major diseases/disorders of human by both conventional and advanced techniques

 Research Projects
        • Design and synthesis of novel Matrix Metallo Proteinase (MMP-2 & 9) Inhibitors as Therapeutic Agents for Alzheimer’s Disease Funded by DBT, New Delhi( Ongoing-Major:PI)
        • Isolation of marker compounds from natural sources funded by Drug Research & Development Centre, Kolkata( Completed-Minor:PI)
        • Isolation of marker compounds from Withania somnifera funded by Natreon Inc, Kolkata (Completed-Minor:PI)
        • Ethno medicinal plants as a source of new therapeutic agents against psoriasis Funded by NMPB,AYUSH New Delhi(Completed-Major:PI)
        • Cestocidal activity of glands and hairs of fruits of Mallotus phillippinensis (Kampillaka Plant) funded by ICMR, New Delhi(Completed- Major::Co-PI)
  • National & International: 96

  • Recent Publications:
      • Singh M, Singh SK, Thakur B, Ray P, Singh S K.  Design and Synthesis of Novel Schiff base-benzothiazole hybrids as potential Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Inhibitors. Anticancer Agents Med Chem 2016; 16(6), 722-39.
      • Meenakshi Singh, Sudhir K. Singh, Mayank Gangwar, Gopal Nath,and Sushil K. Singh: “Design, Synthesis and mode of action of some benzothiazole derivatives bearing amide moiety as antibacterial agents” RSC Adv., 4 (36), 19013 – 19023(2014).
      • Jain,P, Sarvanan,C & Singh,SK: “Sulphonamides: Deserving Class as MMP inhibitors” Eur J. Med Chem, 60, 89-100 (2013).3.509

 Research Guidance
  • M Pharm Students: 40 (completed)
  • Ph D Students: 07 (completed); 05 (ongoing)

 Honors, Recognition & Awards
  • Vice-President, UP APTI (2004-07)
  •  President, UP APTI (2008-11)
  •  Editor-in-Chief, The Pharmstudent (2003-04)
  •  Associate NCC officer 2UP, EME NCC COY IIT (BHU) with (Hon)  rank Liet (1992-2014)
  • U.P. Government Merit Scholarship (1973-77)
  • U.G.C. Junior Research Fellowship (1982-84)
  • U.G.C. Senior Research Fellowship (1985-88)
  • C.S.I.R. Pool Scientist (1988-89)
  • U.G.C. Research Associate (1989-90)
  • Project Reviewer – International Science Foundation Washington (1994)

 Membership in Professional bodies
  • Life Member
        • Indian Pharmaceutical Association
        • Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India
        • Indian Pharmacy Graduate Association
        • Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists

 Seminar/Symposia Organized
  • Organizing secretary, Pharmaco-Therapeutics and Formulation Development (PTFD-2005), Varanasi.
  • Joint Secretary and chairman Registration committee, 59th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress held at Varanasi during Dec 2007.

 Countries Visited
  • Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Spain

  * As on July 2016
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