Department of BioMolecular Sciences
The University of Mississippi

Dr. Antim Maurya

Posted on: April 26th, 2022 by dnoonan
Postdoctoral Research Associate
455 Faser Hall


  • Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences, Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), India, 2021
  • Pharma. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Central University of Rajasthan (CURAJ), India, 2015
  • Pharma. in Pharmacy, Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (India). 2013

Area of Specialization:

Phytochemistry, analytical chemistry, organic spectroscopy and evaluation of in-vitro biological activities (antidiabetic and antioxidant)


Dr. Maurya’s current interest is on glycobiology, structural (glyco)biology and NMR spectroscopy

Career Highlights:

Dr. Antim K. Maurya received B. Pharm. degree in 2013, from Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (India). Thereafter, he obtained M. Pharma in pharmaceutical chemistry in 2015 under the supervision of Dr. Devesh M. Sawant from the Central University of Rajasthan, India. He has completed his Ph. D. in 2021, under the supervision of Dr. Vijai K. Agnihotri from the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), India. Currently, he is working as a postdoctoral research associate under the supervision of Dr. Vitor H. Pomin in the Department of BioMolecular Sciences, University of Mississippi. He has broad background in phytochemistry, natural products and analytical chemistry with specific training and expertise in synthetic chemistry and evaluation of in vitro biological activities (antidiabetic and antioxidant). He has authored over 27 peer- reviewed publications and 1 book related to many aspects of natural, synthetic and biologically active compounds. Dr. Maurya has received the best poster award in International Congress & Expo 2018 “Navigating Future of Essential Oils” 3rd to 5th August 2018 at Sheraton grand Bengaluru Whitefield, Hotel & Convention Center. Presently his research work includes glycobiology, structural (glyco)biology and NMR spectroscopy.

Research Advisor: Vitor Pomin