Dr. Geeta Ibrahim
  • Dr. Geeta Ibrahim
  • Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Principal

Nomenclature Awards/ Recognitions: 
Grant of Rs 50000 from University of Mumbai MRP on Nutritional Assessment of  school children (12-14 years) and development of  nutritionally enriched snacks 2017-18

  • Grant of Rs. 20000/- from University of Mumbai for project on “Prevalence of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Female Shift Workers in city of Mumbai. 2007.
  • Grant of Rs 20000/ for research project on Iron deficiency Anemia. Institute for Continuing Medical and Career Making Education Trust. November 2007.

  • UGC Minor Research Grant of Rs. 154900/- for project on Diet and Chromium Supplementation as a treatment approach in Women with polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. 2009-2011

  • UGC Travel Grant to present a poster at Oxford Brooke’s University U.K.2010.

  • 2nd Prize Poster presentation at Aavishkar Inter University Research Convention at Solapur 2009, on Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome – A New Era Epidemic. A. Jamal, G. Ibrahim

  • 1st Prize- A.N.Radha award: Paper presentation at Indian Dietetic association conference, Hyderabad on 2nd -4th December 2010 on Polycystic Ovarian syndrome - New era Epidemic. A. Jamal, G. Ibrahim, G. Koppikar, K. Ganla.

  • 1st prize Poster presentation, district level Aavishkar (2007-2008) on Extraction and in vitro Evaluation of Biological Activity of crude polyphenolic extracts from grapes on stratified epithelial cells. N. Tamhankar, G. Ibrahim, M. Vaidya.

  • 1st Prize K. G. Naidu award for paper presentation on Nutritional Assessment and Counselling of Men with Grade III Parkinson’s Disease. R. Rey, G. Ibrahim, Indian Dietetics Association, New Delhi 2004-05.

  • Grant of Rs. 35000/- Minor Research Project from University of Mumbai. September 2011.Women’s day award presented by Life Insurance Corporation of India. March 2011.


Appointments at University level/College level
Board of Studies

  • Chairperson Ad Hoc BOS Home Science, University of Mumbai 2015 to date
  • Member of Academic Council, University of Mumbai 2015 to date
  • Chairperson RRC Home Science, University of Mumbai 2015—date
  • Member of Faculty of Science, University of Mumbai
  • Member of BUTR, University of Mumbai

  • Member of Board of Studies in Home Science: Goa University. 1999-2002 and 2012 – 2015

  • Member of Board of Studies in Life Sciences – Biochemistry, St. Xavier’s College, Autonomous Mumbai. 2011—date

  • Member of BOS for Biochemistry, K. J. Somaiya College. Autonomous  2011-date

  • Former Member of Board of Studies in Biochemistry, (co-opted).University of Mumbai. 2000-2005, 2005-2010.Total 10 years.

  • Former Member of Board of Studies in Foods & Nutrition: SVT College of Home Science. 2003—2006)

  • Former Member of Board of Studies in Science: SVT College of Home Science. 2006-2009

  • Member of Advisory Committee of University of Saurashtra Food Technology course conducted by AIILSG, Mumbai.

  • Member of the M.Sc. Protocol Committee for the Preparation of Laboratory Manual of Biochemistry for M. Sc. I and II, University of Mumbai

Local Inquiry Committee

  • Member on Local Inquiry Committee for Biochemistry, University of Mumbai. January 2011
  • Appointed on Editorial Board for Research Reach Journal. Of Home Science. ISSN 0974-617X  2011-4

  • Panel Member Academic Audit  SNDT colleges   a) Nashik  b) Pune

  • Panel Member LIC -University of Mumbai ( 5 colleges)

  • Convenor  LIC- University of Mumbain (3 colleges)

Selection Committee Member

  • Member of Selection Committee as Subject expert for selection of teachers in

    Food and Nutrition,
    CAS in subject of Biochemistry. S.I.E.S College. December 2010.
    CAS –College of Social work
    VC nominee for Selection of Principal,UOM 2018.

  • Member of Selection Panel for University lecturers in Food Technology of Saurashtra University at All India Institute of Local Self Government.

Contribution at the National Level

  • Expert on Maharashtra Public Service Committee panel for selection of Grade 1 officers. 28- 31 March 2011, 27-28 February and 1st March 2013 and 25th March 2013.
  • Deputed as Presiding Officer for Lok Sabha Elections. April 2014.

Prestigious Appointments

  • Nominated on advisory committee of AFST (Mumbai Chapter)
  • Chairperson RUSA- for developing course on Wellness. Counsellor
  • Member of Executive Committee Consumer Forum For Fair Business Practices
  • Appointed as Visiting Scientist at Haffkine Institute. 2014
  • Invited as Guest lecturer, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai for M.Tech students of Food Technology 2012-13 and 2013-14.
  • Member of Organizing Committee for 102nd Indian Science Congress, University of Mumbai. 2014-15
  • Member of Organising Committee IDACON 2016
  • Invited member on Panel Discussion IDACON 2016 Bone Health  2016
  • Chairperson of Minor Research Project University of Mumbai  21.10.16
  • Expert on IPL  Selection Committee for Dairy Products (AFST)  2016