Ujwal brings a strong background of scientific research knowledge and project management skills to BVGH. Her research interests, both as a post-doctoral researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and as a graduate student, focused on understanding mechanisms of post transcriptional gene regulation at the mRNA level. Ujwal completed a certificate course in Biotechnology Project Management through the University of Washington/UCSD. Ujwal has a Master's degree in Microbiology from SIES College in Mumbai, India. She was a lecturer in Department of Microbiology at SIES College in Mumbai where she also organized and presented lectures and conducted labs. Ujwal received her Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from University of Arizona.