Nidhi Jain is a Professor of Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. She did her M.Sc. and Ph.D. (2005) in Organic Chemistry from Delhi University and was a University topper in her graduation. She worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Rhode Island, USA and has been a faculty member at IIT Delhi since 2010. She works in the area of synthetic organic chemistry involving C-H bond functionalization strategies, nano catalysis and photo redox chemistry. She was awarded the “DK Banerjee Memorial Award” by IISc Bangalore in 2018 and “Teaching Excellence Award” by IITD in 2014.