Assistant Professor at Shoolini University, Dr. Sonali Khanduja Kalra teaches Microbiology. She completed her Ph.D. from Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow in Parasitology.
Her research interest involves studying the molecular genetics of protozoan parasites infecting children and immunocompromised patients with special focus on Cryptosporidium, Microsporidia and Giardia. A major area of research is concerned with studies on molecular ecology and epidemiology of variety of parasites and parasitic diseases. The emphasis is on development and application of appropriate molecular tools to understand the transmission of parasites and control parasitic diseases.