Institutional Animal Ethics Committee (IAEC)

The Institutional Animal Ethics committee (IAEC) of IISER Pune is registered with  the Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Animal Welfare Division, Government of India, for research and education purpose vide registration No. 1496/GO/ReBi/S/11/CPCSEA. This committee reviews all the research proposals, and amendments for ongoing protocols submitted by scientists from IISER and their collaborators, to ensure that animals are not subjected to unnecessary pain or suffering before, during or after the experiments. 


The Institutional Animal Ethics Committee (IAEC)

Members from outside IISER Pune

  1. Dr. Shital T. Suryavanshi (Main nominee)

  2. Dr. Rahul A. Thorat (Scientist from outside the Institute)

  3. Dr. Dilpesh Jain (Socially Aware Member)

  4. Dr. Balasaheb Siraskar (Link nominee)


Members from IISER Pune 

  1. Dr. Nixon M. Abraham (Chairperson, IAEC)

  2. Dr. Suraj Ingle (Member Secretary, IAEC)

  3. Dr. Mridula Nambiar (Member)

  4. Dr. Nagaraj Balasubramanian (Member)