Dr. Neelam Atri studied Botany at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and post graduated in the year1997. She received her PhD in the year 2002 at the same institute. After one year of postdoctoral fellowship supervised by Dr. L.C Rai. She obtained the position of an Assistant professor at the Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. She has published more than 40 research article in SCI (E) journals.