Dr. Vikram Deep Monga earned his PhD in Medicinal Chemistry in 2008 from highly premier National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER) Mohali, India (Pharmaceutical Research Institute of National Importance). After completion of his Ph.D. work, he joined as Postdoctoral Research Associate at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Midwestern University, IL, USA. Presently he is working as Professor and Head in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at I.S.F. College of Pharmacy, Moga, Punjab (India). He has published many research papers in various peer reviewed International and National journals of high impact and four patents to his credit. He was the recipient of various prestigious International and National awards including DST Young Scientist Award by the Government of India and Endeavour Research Fellowship from Australian Government. He is recognised as certified trainer by AICTE, India. Furthermore, he was the recipient of best oral presentation award in 1st International Peptide symposium, conducted by Indian peptide society at India, 22-23 February, 2007 and International travel Award by the American peptide Society. He has guided around 30 Master students and currently guiding 3 Ph.D. students for their dissertation work. He is reviewer and member editorial board of various peer reviewed journals of high impact.
Dr. Vikram Deep Monga area of research interest focuses on the design and synthesis of peptides, functionalized amino acids and novel heterocyclic compounds for the treatment of Neurological & Metabolic disorders (Obesity, Diabetes and anticonvulsant’s), Cancer and Infectious diseases including molecular docking, simulation and QSAR studies.