Vikas Chopra is the Manager of the Dean, Biosciences & Health Research at Trivedi School of Biosciences, Ashoka University. He is responsible for external linkages and logistics to facilitate all official meetings and appointments of the Dean, TSB. Apart from this, he closely works with the academic administrative team of TSB in organizing conferences, workshops, seminars and meetings. He also provides logistic support to guests and visiting scientists from National and International level.
Vikas holds a Master degree in Finance (MBA) and has 10+ years of experience working in the Government Sector. Before joining Ashoka, he worked as a personal secretary (PS) cum project manager in the CPCSEA, Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoE&F), where he closely worked with the Director in coordinating his official activities on a daily basis. Later he joined CSIR- Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB) as personal secretary (PS) cum project manager to the Director, IGIB. Apart from facilitating the director’s appointments and meetings, he was also responsible for the management of various National and International grants; organization of National and International meetings, workshops and conferences. Additionally, he was responsible for the smooth functioning of the director’s lab through efficient management of various project funds.