Dr. Priyanka Bhatnagar is working as an Associate Professor (Chemistry) in the School of Engineering, IILM University, Greater Noida. She has been a faculty there since 2022 and brings with her a wealth of extensive expertise spanning over 21 years. Dr. Priyanka is exceptionally passionate in Organic Chemistry, especially click chemistry techniques, nanomaterials, water technology, organometallic compounds and environmental Chemistry. She earned her Ph.D. in the field of spectroscopic studies & synthesis of heavy metal ion chelates of hetero donor atoms containing hydrazones after earning her Master’s degree from the University of Roorkee (now known as IIT, Roorkee). She has a bunch of research papers published in widely cited publications, as well as two Indian patents that are published too & pending grant. She has been actively engaged in academic administration for the past ten years. She is currently serving as the acting Coordinator of School of Basic and Applied Sciences and Chairperson UFM committee.