M. Sc. (1989), Chemistry, Nagpur University.
M. Phil. (1990), Chemistry, Nagpur University.
Ph.D. (1996), Nagpur University (Title: Conducting Polymer: Polyaniline).
• Lecturer, Manoharbhai Science College Sakoli – Dist: Bhandara (M.S) Aug- Nov 1990.
• Lecturer, Kavi Kuluguru Institute of Technology and Science, Ramtek – 441 106
Dist: Nagpur (M.S.) Dec 1990 – July 1996.
• Lecturer, Visvesvaraya Regional College of Engineering, Nagpur – 440 011 (M.S.) Aug 1996-April 2002.
• Assistant Professor, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur – 440 011 (M.S.) May 2002 – Nov.2008.
• Professor, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur – 440 011 (M.S.) Dec 2008 – onwards
• Trainee (1998): UK- Indian REC’s Bilateral Program, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffiled, UK.
• Research Fellow (2007): Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore. (worked at IIT KANPUR)
• The crystal structure data of five new polymers prepared by Dr. S.S. Umare’s group have
been accepted as Standard Powder Diffraction Files by the International Centre for Diffraction
Data (JCPDS-ICDD) 1995 Set No. 47.
• Member Secretary (2005-2007) for Formulation of New Chemical Engineering Course at VNIT Nagpur.
• Fellow (2014): Maharashtra Academy of Sciences (BFL 1001)
Member of Various Bodies at VNIT & other University’s:
1. Member, Senate VNIT, Nagpur
2. Member, Board of Studies in Chemistry, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur.
3. Member, Board of Studies in Chemistry Shri Guru Govind Singhji Institute of Engineering and Technology Nanded.
4. Member, Research Recommendation Committee, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur.
5. Member, Board of Studies in Chemistry, University Institute of Technology, RGPV, Bhopal.
6. Member, Research and Recognition Committee, Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati.
7. Member, Board of Studies in Chemistry, National Institute of Technology, Allahabad.
Member of Learned Societies:
• Life member, Society for Promotion of Material Science, Nagpur – 440 012
• Life Member, (L8809) Indian Science Congress Association, 14 Dr. Biresh Guha Street, Calcutta – 700 017.
• Life Member, (LM 27994) Indian Society for Technical Education, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi – 110 016.
• Life Member, Indian Association of Solid State Chemist and Allied Scientists Department of Chemistry,
University of Jammu, Jammu – 180 006.
• Life Member, (LF-694) Indian Council of Chemists, Agra College, Agra-282 002.
• Life Member, (LM-137) Society for Materials Chemistry, Chemistry Division, BARC Mumbai- 400 085.