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In Conversation with a Mentor | 04 | Interview with Bimalendu B Nath

Suchibrata Borah

The guest of this episode of In Conversation with a Mentor’ is Bimalendu B. Nath, an Emeritus Professor of Savitribai Phule Pune University, and the Vice President of the Association of Teachers in Biological Sciences, Mumbai. Bimal has been teaching Genetics, Evolution, and Biodiversity for nearly three decades and is actively involved in science outreach programmes. In this episode, he talks about his journey as an educator and throws light on some of the current challenges of higher education in biology in India.

Podcast Duration: 17 min 46 sec


Note to listeners: This recording was done over a zoom meeting call due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has resulted in a slightly diminished audio quality with some mild disturbances in the recording, compared to a studio-quality recording.

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Program Manager - Digital Initiatives, IndiaBioscience