Dr. Sujay Paul

Dr. Sujay Paul
Senior Research Scientist in Azul Natural Pvt. Ltd. Durango City, Durango, Mexico.


He has 13 years of extensive research experience in different areas of Genomics (specifically plant and microbial genomics).The main area of his doctoral works was plant pathogen genomics.He has more than 5 years of postdoctoral research experience (2009-2016). During Postdoctoral studies he focused on exploring the possible role of different stress responsive plant genes, specially plant microRNAs, during biotic and abiotic stresses. During his final postdoctoral stay (2014-2016) at UNALM, Peru he worked on industrially important microbial genomics. He published 30 scientific articles (3 articles as corresponding author and 15 articles as first author) in different reputed International peer reviewed journals like Journal of Biotechnology, Plant Science, Plant Physiology, PLoS One, Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, Virus Research, Molecular Biotechnology, 3 Biotech etc. Total citations and total impact factors of his articles are 325 and 43.3 respectively, while his H index is 11 (Google Scholar). he is also a reviewer of several International journals such as Virology Journal (BMC), Agri Gene (Elsevier), Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology (Scientific Research), Peer J, Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology (Elsevier), Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. In August 2015 he has been selected among Top 50 Peruvian Scientist (49th) of Peru surveyed by Webometrics Ranking of World Universities. In 2016 he has been qualified as Research Investigator by DINA, CONCYTEC, Peru. he has 2+ years of teaching experience of PhD students (Biotechnology) at UNALM, Peru. I am result-oriented, highly motivated, fast learner and a good team player. He has the ability to write research projects, design and perform research experiments independently or with a group of professionals.

Research Interest

He has research interest in the area of microbial metabolites and plant stress biology.