Dr. Sonal Jain

Designation: 
Part Time Lecturer
Address: 
Department of Environmental Science IIS (deemed to be University) Jaipur
Office Phone Number: 
0141-2400160, 0141-2400161
Email: 
sonaljain1989@iisuniv.ac.in
Educational Qualifications: 

S.No           Degree                    Institution                               Year

1.                Ph.D                 The IIS University, Jaipur                   2018

2.                M.Sc                 The IIS University, Jaipur                   2012

3                 B.Sc              International College for Girls, Jaipur       2010

Career Profile: 

S.No

Institution

Designation

Duration

1

IIS (deemed to be University)

Jaipur

Part Time Lecturer (Environmental Science)

January 2019- Till date

2

Sanskriti College (A unit of St. Wilfred College), Jaipur

Part Time Lecturer (Environmental Science)

August 2018-December 2018

3

IIS (deemed to be University)

Jaipur

Teaching Assistant (Environmental Science)

July 2013-April 2015

 

Areas of Interest / Specialization: 

Ecological Restoration

Soil Microbiology

Ecology and Environment

Soild Waste Management

 

Subjects Taught: 

Foundation Course in Environmental Science

Remote Sensing and GIS

Environmental Pollution Monitoring and Control

Publications Profile: 

Papers published in Journals

Jain, S., N. Sobti, S.K. Juneja and P. Kaushik (2019). Enhancement of Physico-chemical Properties of Soil After Ecological Restoration: A Review. Agrobios International Publisher.

Jain, S., R. Middha, S. K. Juneja and P. Kaushik (2016). Ecological Restoration: A Sustainable Approach to Recover Damaged Ecosystem. Annals of Agri Bio Research, 21(1), 8-13.

Jain, S., R. Middha, S. K. Juneja and P. Kaushik (2015). Comparative Physico-chemical Analysis of Restored and Unrestored Soils of Village Thooni Ram Laxmanpura of Chaksu block, Jaipur, Rajasthan. International Journal of Current Research, 7(5),15706-15710.

Middha, R., S. Jain and S. K. Juneja (2015). Study of Land Use and Land Cover of Chaksu block, Jaipur through Remote Sensing and GIS. International Journal of Innovations & Advancement in Computer Science, 4 (Special Issue), 341-346.

Middha, R., S. Jain and S. K. Juneja (2015). Remote Sensing as an Advance Technique to study Environmental Resources: A Review. Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Technology, 2(5), 421-425.

Middha, R., S. Jain and S. K. Juneja (2015). A Comparative Study of Physico-Chemical Parameters of Restored and Unrestored Soils of Two Villages of Chaksu Block, Jaipur, Rajasthan. International Journal of Engineering Technology Science and Research, 2(Special Issue), 9-13.

Jain, S., R. Middha, S. K. Juneja and P. Kaushik (2013). A comparative analysis of Water and Sanitation practices in project and non-project villages of Rajasthan State, India. The Experiment, 8(2), 461-67

Papers Presented in Conferences:

S. No.

Name of the Conference

Name of the Organizing Institution

Date(s)

Title of the paper presented

Oral/Poster

  1.  

SGVU Convention on Climate Change and Water

 

Suresh Gyan Vihar Universe,

Jaipur

October

10-12, 2012

 “Double-Edged Ozone: A Climate change contributor ”

Poster

  1.  

National conference on Environmental conservation and management for sustainable era

Deptt of Envtl. Science, SS Jain Subodh College, Jaipur

December 20  - 22, 2012

“Role of village communities in restoring damaged ecosystems”

Poster

  1.  

National conference on Environmental conservation and management for sustainable era

Deptt of Envtl. Science, SS Jain Subodh College, Jaipur

December 20  - 22, 2012

Bioremediation of Arsenite using Bacteria Isolated from Contaminated Soil”

Poster

  1.  

GOONJ-A National Conference on “Managing India’s Rural Transformation”

School of Rural Management, IHMR, Jaipur

February 26 - 27, 2013

“Water and Sanitation Practices in Select Villages of
Rajgarh Block, Churu, Rajasthan:
 A Comparative View”

Poster

  1.  

National Conference on “Mobile Phones & Electromagnetic Pollution Hazards: Challenges & Solutions

The IIS University, Jaipur  &Indo-Global Health Care Research Foundation

December

20- 21, 2013

“Use of mobile phones to promote health care”

Poster

  1.  

National Seminar on Reproductive Health Awareness, organized by The IIS University, Jaipur

 The IIS University, Jaipur

 September, 12-13, 2014.

 

Environmental Contaminants: Threat to Reproductive Health

Poster

  1.  

3rd Annual Convention on Climate Change and Water (SGVU C3W 2014)

 

 

Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur

September, 26 -28t, 2014.

 

A Comparative Analysis of Microbial and Physico-chemical Conditions of Restored and Unrestored Ecosystem”

Poster

  1.  

National Conference on “Biodiversity: Harmonizing Conservation with Life and Landscape of Arid and Semi-arid Areas”

The IIS University, Jaipur

 

 

 

 

October, 29-30, 2014

Soil Bacterial Diversity in Restored and Unrestored Regions of Chaksu Block, Jaipur”

 

 

Poster

       9. National Conference on changes in Lifestyle Influencing Adoloscent Health S. S. Jain Subodh College, Jaipur September, 28-29, 2019 Ecological Restoration and Human Health Poster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Projects: 

 

S. No Title of Project Name of Funding Agency Status
1 Indoor air quality assessment of some commercial kitchens of Jaipur city”. Department of Science and Technology (DST) Completed
2 Physico-chemical analysis of soil from restored and unrestored area of Barodiya, Village, Chaksu, Rajasthan IIS (deemed to be university), Jaipur Ongoing

 

Awards and Distinctions: 

Awarded as Inspire fellowship (JRF & SRF) by the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi. INSPIRE scholarship for pursuing Ph.D. programme under the AORC scheme of the INSPIRE program of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi.

Awarded 2nd prize in poster presentation entitled “Dual role of ozone” in the symposium on international day for preservation of ozone layer held at the IIS University, Jaipur on 15 September 2012.

Awarded 1st Prize in poster presentation entitled “Bioremediation of Arsenite using Bacteria Isolated from Contaminated Soil” in National Conference on Environmental Conservation and Management for Sustainable Era, ECMSE-2012, organized by S.S. Jain Subodh P.G. College, Jaipur, during 20 th -22 th December 2012.

Awarded 2nd Prize in poster presentation entitled “Environmental Contaminants: Threat to Reproductive Health” in National Seminar on Reproductive Health Awareness, organized by The IIS University, Jaipur during 12th -13th September, 2014.

Awarded 1st Prize in poster presentation entitled “A Comparative Analysis of Microbial and Physico-chemical Conditions of Restored and Unrestored Ecosystem” in 3rd Annual Convention on Climate Change and Water (SGVU C3W 2014), organized by Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur during 26th -28th September, 2014.

Awarded 2nd Prize in poster presentation entitled “Soil Bacterial Diversity in Restored and Unrestored Regions of Chaksu Block, Jaipur” in the National Conference on “Biodiversity: Harmonizing Conservation with Life and Landscape of Arid and Semi-arid Areas” organized by The IIS University, Jaipur during 29th-30th October, 2014.

Other Activities: 

Trainings and Workshops Attended

Five Days Summer Eco-Camp organized by Enkay Earth Foundation (3-7 June, 2019)

Successfully completed IARC’ Centre for United Nations short term course study in Sustainable Energy organized by RIO+22 UN Sustainable Energy for all India Programme.

Three month Training Programme on Basic and Advanced Techniques of Molecular Biology (1st November 2014- 31st January 2015.)

Annual Techno-cultural Intercollegiate Fest (BIOCHROME 2014) organized by Dr. B. Lal Institute of Biotechnology in collaboration with Department of Science and Technology. Government of Rajasthan, Jaipur

Symposium on International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer Organized by The IIS University   (September 16th, 2012).

Symposium on Celebrating International Year of Chemistry, organized by Department of Chemistry, International College for Girls, Jaipur (September, 17th, 2011).

“A comparative study on “Behaviour change in hygiene practices in Rajgarh Block Churu Rajasthan from Save the Children (NGO), Jaipur. (12 th July– 11th August 2011).

One month internship from the Dietetics Department of Santokba Durlabhji Memorial Hospital Cum Medical Research Institute, Jaipur. (1st -30th June 2011).

A three days training from “Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi”. (8th-10th Feb. 2011).

“Disaster Management” from HCM Rajasthan State Institute of Public Administration, Jaipur (9th-13th August 2010).

Cleaner Production/ Technology Integrated Environment Management” from FICCI (27th  Sep-1 Oct 2010).