Ms. Shailaja is a Secretarial Assistant at DST-CPR, IISc. She assists in the administrative work, especially related to DST-STI Policy Fellowship Programme.
Ms. Sambavi is a Secretarial Assistant at DST-CPR, IISc. She assists in the administrative work, recruitment and organizing Workshop/Seminar/Meeting at IISc
She is a Project Scientist I at DST-Centre for Policy Research at IISc, Bengaluru. working with the team on the processes and outcomes of pre-draft and post-draft consultations for making the upcoming national STI policy in India. She also supports the Centre and its partners with various events and activities related to the broad areas of STI policy.
She holds a M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Genetics and Bioinformatics from the University of Sheffield, UK. Interested in bridging the gap between science and society through Science in Policy and communication and outreach, her current interests include public health and policy outreach.