Dr. Bal Ram Singh

Professor in Chemistry and presently working as the Director of the Botulism Research Center, Univeristy of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. He is also the Director of the Center for Indic Studies of the Univeristy of Massachusetts. He has received numerous honors including the University Service Award, Chancellor's Innovative Teaching Award, Henry Dreyfus Teacher Scholar Award. His initial studies (MS and M Phil) have been at the School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, and later received his PhD in Biophysical Chemistry at the Texas University, US.