- Tufts UniversityPostdoctoral Researcher, 2013 - present
- University of HelsinkiAcademy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher, 2011 - 2014
- SISSAPostdoctoral Researcher, 2009 - 2011
- University Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)Postdoctoral Researcher, 2010 - 2011
- University of TokyoSCF Researcher, 2002 - 2004
- National center for Biological Sciences (NCBS)Junior Research Fellow (JRF), 2001 - 2002
- International School for Advanced StudiesPhD, Neuroscience, 2005 - 2009
- University of MadrasMicrobiology, 1998 - 2000Master Degree (M.Sc.)
- University of MadrasMicrobiology, 1995 - 1998Bachelor Degree (B.Sc)
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