Palok Aich

Palok Aich, PhD, Associate Professor (G), School of Biological Sciences,

Currently: FIC/Dean, International Affairs & Resource Planning;

Formerly: FIC, IWD and Library

National Institute of Science Education & Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar @ JATNI, Khurda

About Me

 Palok Aich

 Associate Professor 

 Currently: FIC/Dean, International Affairs and Resource Planning (IARP);

 Formerly: FIC, Institute Works Dept & Library

National Institute of Science Education and Research Bhubaneswar, India

 Started at NISER on July, 2009      

Research Interests


My current research interest is to understand dynamics and role of gut microbiome in maintaing balance between metabolism and innate immunity. I intend to understand gut-brain-gut axis following dynamics and composition of gut microbiome.

A few other related interests of my research areas that my team explored in recent past are


  • Ramalingaswami Fellowship, DBT-India, 2008
  • Award of Innovation, University of Saskatchewan Technology (UST Inc.) and Innovation Place, Saskatoon, SK, Canada. 2000
  • FEBS Youth (Young Scientist) Grant International School of Biological Magnetic Resonance; Advanced NATO ASI Course on "Dynamics and the Problem of Recognition in BiologicalMolecules", Sicily, Italy, 1995