Company: The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Job title: Professor
Professor Subhash C. Chauhan, Ph.D. in Major Reproductive Endocrinology from Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI), Lucknow, India, with a B.S in Zoology, Botany and Chemistry from H.N.B. Garhwal University, Srinagar, Garhwal, India and M.S in Zoology, with Honors from same Institute. Research Associate, Department of Endocrinology, SGPGIMS, Lucknow, India (1997 -1998). Senior Research Fellow (SRF) and Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in Division of Endocrinology CDRI, Lucknow, India (1992 –1997). Research Associate awarded by Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) 1998, Research Associate awarded by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) 1997, are just to mention some of the awards he received. Scientific Officer (Electron Microscopy), Department of Pathology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow, India (1998 – 1999). Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Department of OB /GYN Medical College of Ohio (MCO), Toledo, Ohio USA, (1999–2001). Research Associate and post-doctoral Fellow in Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), Omaha, Nebraska from the year 2001-2005. Research area of Interest includes Developing Molecular Markers for Early Cancer Diagnosis and Targeted Therapy for Cancer Treatment. He has worked around 8years in Cancer Biology Research Center, Sanford Research/USD, Department of OB/GYN and Basic Biomedical Science Division as Scientist and Associate scientist. While maintaining my productive research endeavors, I have an ardent passion for teaching. At UTHSC as a Professor, I have been involved in mentoring more than seven students that include undergraduates, summer trainees, and international exchange postdoctoral fellows. Additionally, I am a coordinator of Drug Delivery and Biochemistry Courses, which are designed for graduate, PharmD and medical students. In particular, my contributions are towards mentoring and teaching students by introducing them to the joys of discovery and the deeper understanding gained through problem-based learning, active and evidence-based learning, original research and creative scientific projects. Most of my direct and indirect mentees have been successfully publishing impactful articles that have been presented at various conferences and symposia. This includes the Undergraduate and Graduate symposia in which they secured prestigious awards such as The Corner Stone Club award in System Service Excellence (2010), “Outstanding Mentored Academic Inductee 2013-2014 (UTHSC)”, Outstanding Achievement Award (Society of America Asian Scientist in Cancer Research 2018, SAASCR, USA), “Shri R. J. Kinarivala Cancer Research Award 2018-2019 (The Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute and The Gujarat Cancer Society)”, etc. In addition, my research led to several patent/licenses (US9642925 B2, CA 2735631, etc.). This demonstrates my substantial and consistent commitment to my mentees with transformative educational and scholarly experiences. My research publications in high impact journals and substantial funding repertoire including current funding, personnel and financial administration, active and regular participation in teaching, dynamic involvement in university and outreach services, demonstrate my excellence in all four areas (scholarship, teaching, service and administration). Professor Subhash C. Chauhan, guided five graduate students for PhD degree. He served as a graduate student committee member for 7 students and also involved in mentoring a junior faculty member and four postdocs. With over 57 visiting professorships and invited lectures, 6 event organization and various editorial appointments. Applied for four US Provisional Patents for developing a novel anti-cancer drug and one patent is already approved. One product is pending for technology transfer to Advance Orthomolecular Research (a Canada based company). Professor Subhash C. Chauhan has submitted 103 Peer-reviewed journal articles, 150 presentations, 11 books and book chapters and 1 edited Book(s). Professor Subhash C. Chauhan has society memberships in American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS), Perinatal Research Society (PRS), South Dakota Academy of Science (SDAS).by Abbott/Abbvie.