Pravas Deria

Personal info/biography:
Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
College of Sciences, Southern Illinois University
1245 Lincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901
Ph: 1-618-453-6459
Fax: 1-618-453-6408
E-mail: pderia@siu.edu

 

Education:
BSc (1999)             Calcutta University, Calcutta, India  Chemistry (Hons)
MSc (2001)             Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India  Chemistry
Ph.D. (2009)           University of Pennsylvania  Chemistry

Experience:
2015-Present           Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
2012-2015              Postdoctoral Fellow, Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
2010-2012              Postdoctoral Fellow, Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, NC
2001-2002              Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

Awards and Honors:
2016                       Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award– ORAU, 2016
2016                       Energy Boost Seed Grant, Advanced Coal and Research Center, SIU Carbondale
2001-2002             Junior Research Fellowship, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) India
2000                      Rajiv Gandhi Science Talent Award, Jawaharlal Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research