Brindha Rajagopalan

Brindha Rajagopalan

 

Professional Qualification

  • M.Phil – Life Science (2003)
  • M.Sc. – Botany (1999)
  • B.Sc. – Botany (1997)
  • PG Diploma in Bioinformatics (2004)
  • PG Diploma in Applied Nutrition (2012)

Certifications

  • Early childhood Education
  • Child Nutrition
  • Food Handling

Work Experience

Education and Research – 5.5 years

  • Teaching / Exploration and collection of Plant Genetic Resources

Assessment Administrator : NAEP – Westat : Nov 2014 – Feb 2015, Portland, OR

  • Conducted assessments via paper and pencil test at Grade 4, 8 and 11
  • Test booklets conducted at various Portland Public Schools vide WESTAT

After School Science Coordinator and Assistant Teacher : Club BV and Sweet Peas Pre school : Sep 2014 – Nov 2014

Biology Teacher : Vidya Mandir @ Estancia Apr 2012 – Mar 2013, Chennai, India

Research Associate: National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (Indian Council of Agricultural Research) (Apr 2000 – Apr02); Kerala, India

  • Explored, collected and studied the plant biodiversity in Nilgiris, Tamilnadu and Parambikulam wild life sanctuary, Kerala, India

Consultant: A Reliance Life science (Business Intelligence Unit) (Oct 2002 – Apr2003); Tamilnadu, India

Text writer: Sterling InfoTech Ltd. (1999 – 2001– part time); Tamilnadu, India

  • Text compilation and Creative content development for the Tamilnadu (India) state Biology Text book syllabus for grades 6 to 12.