Dr. Harjinder Kaur did her graduation and post graduation from Kurukshetra University, Haryana, India and soon after started her teaching career as lecturer in a undergraduate college. In 1994 she was awarded prestigious UGC-CSIR JRF and obtained Ph. D, degree from Gujarat University. This was followed by CSIR postdoctoral fellowship a brief stint as assistant professor at Nirma institute of technology. She has worked in diverse research fields and her interest involves synthesis of supported nanoparticles, Nanocatalysts including photocatalysts, green and microwave organic synthesis, supramolecules, biopolymers etc. She has guided 5 Ph. D. students and published 35 papers in high impact journals.