Dr Somashekar Shetty

Dr Somashekar Shetty

Professor

Department of Biochemistry

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Somashekar Shetty teaches Biochemistry to year I MBBS, year I BDS and year I Allied Health Science. Conducting PBL and SDL sessions as well as practical sessions to MBBS and BDS students.

    He:

    • Guides undergraduate mentor for student scientific projects at MMMC, Manipal.
    • Is coordinator for preparing academic calendars.
    • Is coordinator for preparing clinical biochemistry duty schedule.
    • Is Exam Coordinator.
    • Approves clinical reports at Biochemistry Stat Lab of KMC.
    • Is involved in periodic assessment of students through theory as well as practical examinations by setting up block exam question papers and university exam question paper.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Biochemistry
    Subject code
    :
    Phase I Stage I MBBS course
    Year / Semester
    :
    Year 1 MBBS (Semesters 1 and 2)
    Subject
    :
    Biochemistry
    Subject code
    :
    Phase I Year I BDS course
    Year / Semester
    :
    Year 1 BDS (Semesters 1 and 2)
    Subject
    :
    Biochemistry
    Subject code
    :
    Allied Health Sciences course
    Year / Semester
    :
    Year 1
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
    Specialisation
    :
    Wound Healing, Indigenous drugs, Antioxidants
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    2005
    Degree
    :
    MSc (Master of Science)
    Specialisation
    :
    Medical Biochemistry
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    1994
    Degree
    :
    BSc (Bachelor of Science)
    Specialisation
    :
    Botany, Zoology, Chemistry
    Institute
    :
    Mangalore University
    Year of passing
    :
    1990
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    Since June, 2014
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry and Genetics - AUA, Antigua, West Indies
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    February 2009-March 2014
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    February 2008-February 2009
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry –AIMST, Malaysia
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    November 2006- February 2008
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    January 2006-October 2006
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Senior Grade Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    October 2003-December 2005
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    October 1996-September 2003
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Biochemistry- Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    March 1995-October 1996
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Somashekar Shetty teaches Biochemistry to year I MBBS, year I BDS and year I Allied Health Science. Conducting PBL and SDL sessions as well as practical sessions to MBBS and BDS students.

    He:

    • Guides undergraduate mentor for student scientific projects at MMMC, Manipal.
    • Is coordinator for preparing academic calendars.
    • Is coordinator for preparing clinical biochemistry duty schedule.
    • Is Exam Coordinator.
    • Approves clinical reports at Biochemistry Stat Lab of KMC.
    • Is involved in periodic assessment of students through theory as well as practical examinations by setting up block exam question papers and university exam question paper.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Biochemistry Phase I Stage I MBBS course Year 1 MBBS (Semesters 1 and 2)
    Biochemistry Phase I Year I BDS course Year 1 BDS (Semesters 1 and 2)
    Biochemistry Allied Health Sciences course Year 1
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) Wound Healing, Indigenous drugs, Antioxidants Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2005
    MSc (Master of Science) Medical Biochemistry Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1994
    BSc (Bachelor of Science) Botany, Zoology, Chemistry Mangalore University 1990
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal Professor Since June, 2014
    Department of Biochemistry and Genetics - AUA, Antigua, West Indies Associate Professor February 2009-March 2014
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal Assistant Professor February 2008-February 2009
    Department of Biochemistry –AIMST, Malaysia Assistant Professor November 2006- February 2008
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal Assistant Professor January 2006-October 2006
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal Senior Grade Lecturer October 2003-December 2005
    Department of Biochemistry - MMMC, Manipal Lecturer October 1996-September 2003
    Department of Biochemistry- Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore Lecturer March 1995-October 1996