LifePage Career Talk on Ecotoxicology
By Anju Baroth
[Scientist C in Wildlife Institute of India]
What is Ecotoxicology?
Anju Baroth: “Ecotoxicology is the study of the effects of toxic chemicals on biological organisms, especially at the population, community, ecosystem, and biosphere levels. Ecotoxicology is a multidisciplinary field, which integrates toxicology and ecology.”
How I got into Ecotoxicology?
Anju Baroth: “I did B Sc in Botany, Zoology & Chemistry and M Sc in Environmental Science from University of Rajasthan. I then did a Ph D in Environmental Toxicology. I joined General Electric as Toxicity Expert and worked for 2 years. I then moved to General Elastic Plastics as Life Cycle and Sustainability Expert and worked for 5 years. I am an Ecotoxicologist and Scientist C at Wildlife Institute of India.”
Anju Baroth’s LifePage:
(Ecotoxicology, Dr Anju Baroth, Wildlife Institute of India, General Electric Plastics, Lead Engineer, Scientist C, Ecotoxicologist, Ecology, Toxicology, Water Sciences, Water Chemistry, Statistics, Life Sciences)