Mr. Rahil Mathakia

Research Associate
M.Sc. (Biotechnology), B.Sc.

Phone No. – 079-68126810

Email – rahil.mathakia@rsu.ac.in

  • Master of Science in Biotechnology, 2016, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology, 2014, College of Computer, Science & Information Technology, Junagadh, Gujarat, India.

Research Experience

  • Worked as a Research Data Analyst at GNLU and Successfully, statistically analyze and interpreted more than 24 different research projects (among them 7 project were funded by Government of Gujarat) and contributed research specialization skill in various streams like Law, Management and Sciences. March 2018 – December 2019.
  • Worked as a Project Assistant on research project funded by Government of Gujarat at GNLU namely: Climate-Smart Agriculture: An Address of Food Security and Climate Change. August 2017 – March 2018.

Other Experience

  • Worked as a Laboratory Technician at Department of Biotechnology, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, August 2016 – August 2017.
  • Delivered an expert lecture on Data Coding Ethics in one-day online program on Research Ethics organized by Institute of research & Development in association with School of Criminology and Crime science on 20th June 2020 at Raksha Shakti University.
  • Invited as a Resource Person in six days’ workshop on “Advanced Applied Statistics Using IBM SPSS & IBM SPSS AMOS for Legal Studies” – April 2019 organized by the GNLU Centre for Law and Economics, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Paper presented on “Dowry – a social evil: A bibliometric exploration” in 40th All India Criminology Conference (2018), GNLU, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.

Book Chapter(s):

  • Contributed book chapter on Scientometric analysis on Cloning from 2004-17. In: Green Biotechnology. Astral Publishers, New Delhi (2019). ISBN: 978-93-5124-964-1 (HB).
  • Contributed book chapter on Developments in Medicinal Plants Sector: An Analysis from 36 States/Union Territories of India. In: Red Biotechnology. Astral Publishers, New Delhi (2019). ISBN: 978-93-5124-962-7 (HB).
  • Contributed book chapter on Comparative Analysis on Changing Scenario in Geographical Indications: An Indian Perspective. In: Purple Biotechnology. Astral Publishers, New Delhi (2019). ISBN: 978-93-5124-963-4 (HB).
  • Contributed book chapter on Wind Energy – A source of renewable energy: Citation analysis based on Indian Citation Index (ICI) database. Environmental Law Decentralized Environmental Governance. EBC (2019). ISBN: 978-93-88822-11-4.

Journal Article(s):

  • Published an Article on A Bibliometric Analysis of Corporate Governance: Historical Research from Indian Citation Index (ICI) Database. Siddhant – A Journal of Decision Making, 2018, 18(2), 277-284.
  • Published an Article on Dowry – A Social Evil: A Bibliometric Exploration. Indian Journal of Social Research, 2019, 60(2), 185-195.

Organized six days workshop on “Advanced Applied Statistics Using IBM SPSS & IBM SPSS AMOS for Legal Studies” – April 2019 at the GNLU Centre for Law and Economics, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.

Workshop:

  • Attended GSBTM sponsored 12 days crash workshop on “National Student of Biotechnology & allied Life Sciences” – April 2014 at Shree M & N Virani Science college-Rajkot, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in two days State level workshop “Hands – on training on computer Aided Drug Discovery” – April 2017 organized by the Department of Bioinformatics, Christ Collage, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in 12 hours workshop on “Applied Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics for Legal Studies” – September 2017 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in 14 hours workshop on “Social Entrepreneurship” – August 2018 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in 22 hours workshop on “Advanced Applied Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics for Legal Studies” – September 2018 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.

Other Certificate Courses:

  • Participated in half day capsule course on “Trademark Registration – The Process & Practical Aspects” – September 2017 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in 1 day programed on “IP Awareness Programme for Startups on National IPR Policy 2016” – September 2017 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in half day panel discussion on “Protecting Softwares through Patents: Current Challenges and Future Solutions” – October 2017 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
  • Participated in half day symposium on “Artificial Intelligence in the Digital Age: Issues and Challenges” – December 2018 organized by the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) collaboration with UNICITRAL, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.

Orientation Programs:

  • Participated in “Career Oriented Certificate Programme in Bioinformatics – Databases and Tools” conducted by the Christ Collage, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.

Short-Term Courses:

  • Attended International MHRD – UGC – GIAN Government of India sponsored short term course on “Metagenomics & Microbiomes” – February 2017 organized by the UGC – CAS Department of Biosciences, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.

Distance Learning Course:

  • Completed the PCT Distance Learning Course on “INTRODUCTION TO THE PATENT COOPERATION TREATY” – September 2017 conducted by WIPO Academy.
  • Completed Following agMOOC Courses Conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur and Commonwealth of Learning (C.O.L.) Canada.
    1. “Integrated Disease Management” 6-week course completed in April 2018.
    2. “Basics of Entrepreneurship Development in Agriculture” 6-week course completed with Distinction in November 2017.
    3. “Nutrition, Therapeutics and Health” 8 week course completed with Distinction in November 2017.
    4. “Jaivik Kheti” 6 week course completed with Distinction in November 2017.
    5. “Functional Foods: Concept, Technology and Health Benefits” 4-week course completed in November 2018.
    6. “Detection, Diagnosis and Management of Plant Diseases” 6-week cource completed in December 2019.
    7. “e-Extension” 6-week cource completed in December 2019.
    8. “Design Thinking for Agricultural Implements” 8-week cource completed in December 2019.
  • Completed Following Climate Change related modules from tools UN Climate Change Learning Partnership (UN CC:Learn) (October – November 2017)
    1. “Introductory E-Course on Climate Change” (12 Hours) – November 2017 (UN CC:Learn)
    2. “Human Health and Climate Change” (2 Hours) October 2017 (UN CC:Learn and World Health Organization (WHO))
    3. “Cities and Climate Change” (2 Hours) November 2017 (UN CC:Learn and United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat))
    4. “Children and Climate Change” (2-3 Hours) November 2017 (UN CC:Learn and United Nations Children’s Funds (UNICEF))
  • Completed “Online marketing fundamentals” all basic modules conducted by Google (June – 2018).
  • Completed following certificate courses from online learning tools Udemy.
    1. “SPSS for Research” (14 Hours) – Aug 2019 (Udemy)
    2. “R Basics – R Programming Language Introduction” (4 Hours) – Aug 2019 (Udemy)
    3. “Excel Pivot Table Basics” (39 Mins) – Aug 2019 (Udemy)
    4. “Ten Excel Feature Every Analyst Should Know” (30 Mins) – Aug 2019 (Udemy)