Prof. Subrata Kumar Dey, Ph.D, Vice Chancellor, Swami Vivekananda University, West Bengal, India has been associated with teaching and research for more than four decades and had visited different countries as invited speaker for delivering lectures. He joined as Professor of Biotechnology in Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology and was ex- Director of School of Biotechnology and Biological Sciences . His laboratory had long been involved in research on molecular genetics of Down syndrome, congenital heart disease and Alzheimer’s disease. He published more than hundred research papers, edited several books on Down syndrome and had completed eleven research projects. Several students obtained Ph.D under his supervision. Along with teaching and research , Prof. Dey handled a number of administrative assignments successfully and had made dedicated and innovative approaches with great integrity. His major administrative roles were Director of Centre for Genetic Studies, Pro-Vice Chancellor and Vice Chancellor, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, India.