Assistant Professor

Dr. Jitendra Kumar Pal


Assistant Professor 


Ph.D. & Post-Doc

Additional Qualification/ Certification

Achievement/ Recognition

  • Developed transgenic brinjal (Solanum melongena) for insect resistance.
  • Published Research Paper in “NATURE” Journal.
  • Completed International Project as Post-Doctoral fellow in “Tomato genome sequencing project” with consortium of 11 countries. 


18 years (10 years as Researcher & 8.7 years as Assistant professor)

Area of Interest

Plant Science including Plant biotechnology and genomics



Vanita Vishram Women’s University (VVWU) is the First-ever Women’s University of Gujarat approved under Public-Private-Partnership with the Government of Gujarat under the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2009. VVWU is committed to provide quality education and employment opportunities to its girl students through its revamped curriculum and pedagogy. The focus is on prioritizing practical component and experiential learning supported through academia-industry linkages, functional MoUs, skill development training, internships etc. It aims at providing opportunities to the girl students for holistic development and self-reliance.