Dr. Theerthankar Das (Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, School of Medical Sciences, University of Sydney, Australia) is an experienced microbiologist. He joined the University of Sydney after being awarded the prestigious University of Sydney Fellowship in 2015. His primary research focuses on the development of novel strategies to disrupt bacterial biofilms. In recent years, he has won various research funding/grants from Sydney University, Industry, and the Australian Government valued at more than $4.5 million. To date, Dr. Das has authored/co-authored thirty publications, and six book chapters in eminent journals and books and have edited a book and guest editor for Scientific Journal. He is also a reviewer for many high-impact scientific journals. Dr. Das currently supervises Ph.D. students and teaches first-year Medical and Advanced Medical Bacteriology students.