Achievements

International Awards:

IMS New Researcher Travel Award 2018 to attend the Stochastic Processes & their Applications Meeting in Sweden (11-15 June, 2018), given by Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS).
IBS Travel Award 2018 to attend the International Biometric Conference in Spain (8-13 July, 2018), given by International Biometric Society (IBS).
2017 ISCB Conference Awards for Scientists (CASc), among biostatisticians from the countries underdeveloped in clinical biostatistics, given by International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB).
First place in the 2013 Jan Tinbergen Awards, for young statisticians from developing countries, by International Statistical Institute


National Awards:

Haldane Memorial Prize 2017-2018, for the best research work done in India in Medical Statistics, Biostatistics and related fields including Bioinformatics, given by Indian Statistical Institute.
Prof. A. M. Mathai Award , for the best research paper published in 2016 in the area of Applicable Mathematics, given by Indian Mathematical Society.
2017 Bose-Nandi Young Statistician Award (1st Place) given by Calcutta Statistical Association, Kolkata, India.
ISCA Young Scientist Award 2016, in the section of Mathematical Sciences (including Statistics), given by Indian Science Congress Association, a professional body under Department of Science & Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India.
Prof. A. R. Kamat Best PhD Thesis Award 2015 in Statistics among Indians, given by Indian Society for Probability and Statistics.
Best Paper in the Session 'Fishing in troubled Water' of the XXIV Annual Market Research Seminar (10-11 November, 2014), by Market Research Society of India.
Mrs. M. R. Iyer Memorial Gold Medal Award, for outstanding performance in the M. Stat. 2010-12, given by Indian Statistical Institute Alumni Association.
TCS Best Project Award (Gold Medal), for the final Semester project of M. Stat. 2010-12, given by Indian Statistical Institute.
D. Basu Memorial Gold Medal Award for outstanding performance in B. Stat. 2007-10, given by Indian Statistical Institute.


Fellowship/Scholarship:

Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) Fellowship 2012, from Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, India.
Post-Graduate (M.A./M.Sc.) Scholarship 2010, from the National Board of Higher Mathematics, India.
All India Rank 2 in the CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) Examination, conducted by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research & University Grants Commission, India.


Employments

Academic:

Indian Statistical Institute,
Interdisciplinary Statistical Research Unit, Kolkata, India.
  • Assistant Professor: 2018 Present.
  • INSPIRE Faculty: 2016 2018.
University of Oslo,
Department of Bio-Statistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow: 2016 2017.

Industry:

Genpact, Kolkata, India.
  • Assistant Manager, Financial Service Analytics: 2014 - 2015.
IMRB International, Kolkata, India.
  • Research Manager, Quantitative Modelling: 2013 - 2014.
  • Associate Research Manager, Quantitative Modelling: 2012 - 2013.

Education

PhD in Statistics [20122015]
Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India

Thesis: Robust Minimum Divergence Inference using Density Power Divergence and its Extensions: Applications to Non-Identically Distributed Data and the Bayesian Paradigm.


Master of Statistics [20102012]
Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
Spl: Mathematical Statistics & Probability.
Ranked 1st.

Bachelor of Statistics (Hons.) [20072010]
Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
Ranked 3rd.