Ms. Upasana Sarma is currently working as a lecturer of Microbiology here in SGT University, Gurugram under Faculty of Allied Health Sciences. She is pursuing her P.hd under SSUHS, Assam (thesis submitted) in the department of Microbiology (GMCH). She did her masters in Microbiology under Bangalore University and bachelors in Microbiology from Madras University. Apart from 1.5 years of teaching experience, she has also worked in a DBT funded project as a Junior Research Fellow at Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati for nearly 2 years and published 2 research papers till date. She has presented numerous posters and oral presentations at various national and international conferences/seminars held across the country. At SGT University she is actively involved in teaching microbiology to students of more than three different departments, mentoring students and looking after overall departmental activities.