Dr Tejal is presently working as Professor and Head in Department of Pharmaceutics, Nirma University, Ahmedabad. She is serving as Deputy Director, Centre for Qulaity Assurance and Academic Development. She has done her PhD from Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar and BPharm and MPharm in “Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Technology” from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. She has 22 years of teaching and 17 years of research experience. Her area of research is Dissolution enhancement of sparingly soluble drugs and formulation development of conventional and novel drug delivery systems using concepts of QbD-DoE. She has published more than 70 research papers in journals of national and international repute. She has also presented several papers in national and international conferences. She has authored a chapter in a multi-authored book on Novel Drug Delivery Systems. She has received Best Paper Award 2004 from Association of Pharmaceutical Teacher’s of India for publishing paper in Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. She also received R V Patel Best MPharm thesis award in the Guide category. She has published 4 books and 5 chapters in reputed publishers. authored the book “Practical Manual of Pharmaceutical Engineering” and “Practical Manual of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms”. She has filed 3 patents related to her research. She has successfully completed GUJCOST sponsored minor research project related to formulation development. She has delivered lectures in various staff development programs. She is a recognised PG and PhD Guide of Nirma University. She is a reviewer of national and international journal in the research area of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery. She is a life member of APTI, IPGA, and Society of Pharmacovigilance of India..
Dr. Nina Muncherji is presently working as Associate Professor and Chairperson of the Organizational Behaviour & Communications Area at Institute of Management, Nirma University. She is serving as Assistant Director, Centre for Quality Assurance and Academic Development since February 2020. She is one of the founder members of the Institute of Management, Nirma University Ahmedabad, having joined the Institute in 1997. Proficient Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour with a passion for teaching and training. Striving to teach course content by bringing innovative teaching methods, for engaging students. Demonstrated ability to connect with students and motivate them. She has taught courses in Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, USA and also several B-Schools in India. She has been conducting In-house training programmes for Public and Private Sector Organizations. She is a Certified Personal Profile Ananlysis (PPA) Practitioner by Thomas International Ltd. She also is CB5 Certified. She has published several research papers in journals published from India and abroad. Prof. Muncherji has also published a series of Caselets on Management in Times of India (A News Daily), Ahmedabad Edition in 2001. She has written Role Plays, Cases, Teaching Notes and Technical Notes in the area of OB & HRM which have been published by The Case Centre (ECCH), UK. She has co-edited six books.