Dr. Manoj Godbole

Assistant Professor
  • M Sc, Ph D
  • Courses Taught : Cell biology, Metabolism Plant Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology
  • Area of Expertise : Plant Biotechnology
  • Academic Experience - 08 Years

Contact Details

email : manojgodbole@gmail.com

Research Details

  • VGST sanctioned project entitled “Management of obesity, glycemic index and lipid profile by chilly based Indian functional foods” under the scheme Research grant for Scientist faculty. Sanction Order:No.KSTePS/VGST/RGS/F/GRDNo.966/2020-21/166, dated 26.8.21


  • Manoj Godbole&HosakatteNiranjana Murthy, Chemical constituents, antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of essential oil of Pogostemonpaniculatus (Willd.), Natural Product Research, 2012. 26(22): 2152 – 2154. Impact factor – 1.031 DOI:10.1080/14786419.2011.633082.
  • Manoj Godbole&HosakatteNiranjana Murthy, Parthenogenetic haploid plants using gamma irradiated pollen in snapmelon (Cucumismelo var. momordica), Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture, 2012. 109:167 – 170. Impact factor – 3.633 DOI: 10.1007/s11240-011-0066- 9.
  • Manoj Godbole&HosakatteNiranjana Murthy, In vitro production of haploids via parthenogenesis in culinary melon (Cucumismelovaracidulus), Indian Journal of Biotechnology, 2012. Vol 11: 495 – 497. Impact factor – 0.55
  • Manohar SH, Naik PM, Dandin VS, Manoj Godbole, Koli SP & Murthy HN, 2012. Distribution of andrographolide content in Andrographispaniculata. In: Lakshman HC &Hegde GR (Eds.), Proc. Biodiversity and Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. P.G. Dept. of studies in Botany, Karnataka University, Dharwad. pp. 366 – 369. ISBN:978-81- 921165-0- 1
  • Naik PM, Godbole M, Lokesh H, Kazi AM, Patil BR & Murthy HN, 2014. Influence of different media, medium strength and carbon sources on accumulation of shoot biomass and secondary metabolite content in adventitious shoot cultures of Bacopamonnieri (L.).Proceedings of International conference on Biosciences State-of- the-Art- Advancements, Society for Educational and Scientific Research. Sept 11 – 12, 2014, Kottayam, Kerala. Pp. 101. ISBN: 818805880-7
  • PoornanandaMadhavaNaik, Manoj Godbole, Praveen Nagella and HosakatteNiranjana Murthy, 2015. Effects of heavy metals on in vitro adventitious shoot production and bacoside A content in Bacopamonnieri (L), Mapana J Sci.14 (4) 1-10, ISSN: 0975- 3303|doi:10.12723/mjs.35.1 ISSN: 0975-3303
  • PM Naik, M Godbole, P Nagella& HN Murthy, 2017. Influence of different media, medium strength and carbon sources on adventitious shoot cultures and production of bacosideA in Bacopamonnieri (L.). Ceylon Journal of Science 46 (4), 97-104 ISSN: 0069-2379
  • Manoj Godbole 2020. ‘Nandanavanavannu concrete maaduvamunna, in Punarnava, Eds:Injanageri E and Tavali SB, pp; 15-20. ISBN: 978-81-939340-6-7
  • VijaykumargoudaPatil and Manoj Godbole, 2020. ‘Biodiversity and Environment’ in Cosmos, Eds: Dandin V and Tavali AB. Pp:1-5: ISBN: 978-81-941989-2-5


Participation in seminars/workshops/conferences/conventions:

  • Oral presentation in International conference on Biosciences State-of- the-ArtAdvancements, Society for Educational and Scientific Research. Sept 11 – 12, 2014, held at Kottayam, Kerala which has bagged 1 st prize.
  • Poster presentation in PTCA 2012 National Symposium on Impact of Plant Tissue Culture on Advances in Plant Biology held at St. Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad.
  • Poster presentation in Eleventh All India Conference on Cytology and Genetics, organized by Dept. of Molecular Biology, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
  • Poster presentation in National Conference on Biodiversity and Biotechnology for Sustainable Development organized by P.G. Dept. of studies in Botany, Karnatak University, Dharwad.
  • Poster presentation in National Symposium on Role of Biology and Biotechnology in Conservation of Biodiversity and Sustainable Development organized by Dept. of P.G. Studies and Research in Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
  • Attended International Conference on Darwinism – A Sesqui-Centennial Celebration organized by Karnatak University, Dharwad

Awards and Achievements

  • National Merit Scholarship from UGC during M.Sc.


  • Worked as a Research Associate in Jubilant Biosys Ltd, Jubilant Discovery Centre, Bengaluru.
  • Reviewer to various international journals such as Australian Journal of Crop Sciences,
  • African Journal of Biotechnology, African Journal of Agricultural Research, Indian Journal of Biotechnology, etc
  • Writer in kannada with more than 50 publications in the leading newspapers and magazines such as Prajavani, Udayavani, Sudha, Taranga, Mayura, Tushara,Manjuvani and many more
  • Environmental issues, Science, Education, Lalitha prabandha, Short stories, Plant and Animal information are some of the areas where he has penned down.

Admission open for all PG programmes (2022-23) 

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