Dr. Bhoopendra Tiwari received his M.Sc. degree in Chemistry from Tripura University, India in 2002. He then joined the group of Dr. S. Chandrasekhar at Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, India for Ph.D. After a short stint at Sai Advantium Pharma LTD, India, he joined the group of Prof. Robin Chi at Nanyang Technogical University, Singapore for his postdoctoral studies. He moved back to India to join Centre of Biomedical Research, Lucknow as an Assistant Professor in 2014, and subsequently got promoted to Associate Professor in 2017. His group is actively pursuing research in the area of asymmetric organocatalysis.