Associate Professor


Qualification Subject University/Board Month and Year of Passing Class
Ph. D Pharmaceutics North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon June/2018 Awarded
M. Pharm Biopharmaceutics Shivaji University. Kolapur December/1997 First Class
B.Pharm Pharmacy Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad June/1996 Distinction
D.Pharm Pharmacy Board of Technical Education, Mumbai May/1992 Distinction
SSC Eng, Hindi, Science Nagpur Divisional Board June/1990 First Class


  • Novel Drug Delivery systems
  • Solubility enhancement studies


Undergraduate Post Graduate
  • Physical Pharmacy I
  • Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis - II
  • Novel Drug Delivery Systems
  • Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
  • Advanced Pharmaceutics - II


  • Medical Services Officer GDB Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, from 10 /1998 to 12/ 1998
  • Research Associate- Formulation and Development Wockhardt Pvt. Ltd., Aurangabad, from 02/ 1999 to 01/2002.
  • Research Officer – Formulation Development, Cipla (Drug Delivery Systems) Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, /01/2002 to 11/ 2002.
  • Research Executive-Pharma Technology Development. Unichem Laboratories Pvt.Ltd., Mumbai, from 11/2002 to 5/ 2004
  • Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutics, Allana college of Pharmcay, 29/06/2004 to 29/10/2004
  • Associate Professor, Pharmaceutics, Allana college of pharmacy, 29/10/2004 to 12 /06/007
  • Associate Professor, Pharmaceutics, Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy Aurangabad from 18/06/2007 till date


  • Husain, M., Barhate, S. Comparative In Vitro Dissolution Testing of Hydrophilic Controlled-Release Venlafaxine Matrix Tablets and Effexor XR Using QbD. Dissolution Tech.2016,40-44.
  • Syed Iftequar, Maria Saifee, Lahoti Swaroop, Zahid Zaheer, Sabina Meraj, Furqan khan, Sarfraz Khan, Qazi Yasar, Shaikh Abdulla, Formulation and evaluation of floating drug delivery system of ramipril, JIPBS, Vol 3 (1), 2016,1685-9
  • 2. Husain Maria , Barhate Shashikant, Comparative Evaluation of Three Waxes of Different Hydrophobicities for Development of Matrix Tablets of Propranolol HCl, Am. J. PharmTech Res. 2015; 5(3) ,569-580
  • Shashikant Barhate, Maria Husain, Development of Hydrophilic Matrix Tablet of Carbamazepine using 3X3 Full Factorial Experimental Designs. Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol 7, Issue 4,2015, 369-375
  • 4. Momin Maruf, Maria Saifee, J N Sangshetti, Zahid Zaheer, Synthesis and Characterization of pH- sensitive poly (methacrylic acid)-graft-karaya gum as a matrix for controlled release tablets, Indo American Journal of Pharm Research, 4(02),2014 1224-1237.
  • Dr. Shashikant Barhate , Maria Husain, To study the effect of different viscosity grades of hydroxypropyl methylcellulose on the release of water soluble and insoluble drug. Indo American Journal of Pharm Research,3(12), 2013,1625-1631.
  • 6. Mrs. Maria Saifee, Sharda Zarekar, Dr. Vinay. U Rao, Dr. Zahid Zaheer, Mrs. Reshma Soni, Shailesh Burande, Formulation and In vitro evaluation of Solid- Self- Emulsifying Drug Delivery System (SEDDS) of Glibenclamide, American Journal of Advanced Drug Delivery 1 [3], 2013,323-340.
  • R Zameeruddin Farooqui, Maria Saifee, Ghalib I Hundekari, Sayad Imran Wahab*, " UV Spectrophotometric methods for the determination of cefadroxil monohydrate in bulk and pharmaceutical dosage form ", Inventi Rapid: Pharm Analysis & Quality Assurance,Vol. 2013
  • Shashikant. D. Barhate, Maria Husain, Vinay Rao, Matrix Drug Delivery System: A Concise Review, Pharmanest- An International Journal of Advances in Pharmaceutical Sciences , 3(5) ,September-October 2012,338-348.
  • Mujay Sharif Khan, Maria Saifee , A novel approach to gastroretentive sustained release drug delivery system , Inventi Impact: Advanced Dosaging , Vol. 2012
  • V B Rajendra, M.H.G Dehghan, M Saifee, D L Dhamecha, S R Lahoti. Gel Based Iontophoretic Delivery System for Enhanced Transdermal Permeation of Alendronate Sodium Ind J Phar Edu Res, Jul-Sep, 2012/ Vol 46/ Issue 3
  • Hanwate R M, Dehghan M H G, Saifee M, Kondapure A A, Study of Dissolution Behaviour of Glipizide PVP K 30, Solid Dispersion Prepared by Solvent Evaporation Method, International Journal of Universal Pharmacy and Life Sciences 2(1): January- February 2012: 21-28
  • Rathi A.A, Dhamecha D.L, Patel K.A, Saifee M and Dehghan M.H.G, Effect of Permeation Enhancers on Permeation Kinetics of Idebenone through Bovine Buccal Mucosa, Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Oct-Dec, 2011/ Vol 45/ Issue 4
  • A.A.Rathi, D.L Dhamecha, M.H.G Dehghan, M.Saifee, Development and validation of a stability indicating HPTLC assay method for idebenone, Acta Chromatographica 23(2011) 2, 281-294.
  • Dehghan M H G, Saifee M, Hanwate RM Comparative Dissolution Study of Glipizide by Solid Dispersion Technique, Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology Vol. 2 (9), 2010,293-297.
  • Dinesh L Dhamecha, Vivek B Rajendra, Amit A Rathi, Shyam V Ghadlinge, Maria Saifee, Mohd Hassan G Dehghan,Physical approaches to penetration enhancement, International Journal of Health Research, June 2010; 3(2): 57-70.
  • Vivek B Rajendra, Dinesh L Dhamecha, Amit A Rathi, Maria Saifee, Swaroop R Lahoti, Mohd Hassan G Dehghan, Iontophoresis: Movement of Medication with Electric Current, Research J Pharma Dosage Forms and Tech, 2009: 1(1): 05-12
  • Vivek B Rajendra, Dinesh L Dhamecha, Amit A Rathi, Maria Saifee, Swaroop R Lahoti, Mohd Hassan G Dehghan, Iontophoresis: Movement of Medication with Electric Current, Research J Pharma Dosage Forms and Tech, 2009: 1(1): 05-12
  • Saifee Maria, Nazma Inamdar,Dinesh. L.Dhamecha, Amt A Rathi, Drug Polymorphism: A review, International Journal of Health Research,2(4):291-230,Dec2009
  • Amit Rathi, Saifee Maria, Research article on Development and validation of UV spectrophotometric method of Idebenone in bulk and pharmaceutical formulation, Asian Journal of research chem. 2(2), 2009.
  • Amit Rathi, Dinesh Dhamecha, Saifee Maria and Mohd Hassan G Dehghan, Development and Validation of UV Spectrophotometric method of Cefuroxime Axetil in Bulk and Pharmaceutical Formulations, Asian J Research Chem, April-June 2009: 2(2): 222-224
  • Dinesh L Dhamecha, Amit A Rathi, Maria Saifee, Swaroop R Lahoti, Mohd Hassan G Dehghan, Development and In Vitro Evaluation of Oral Floating Matrix Tablet Formulation Ranitidine Hydrochloride, Research J Pharma. Dosage Forms and Tech, 2009: 1(1): 41-44
  • Saifee Maria, Dahotre Aushima, K.S.Bhise Floating capsules of Carbonyl Iron: Fomulation and invitro evaluation, International journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1(1),230-239,2009.
  • Dinesh L Dhamecha, Amit A Rathi, Maria Saifee, Swaroop R Lahoti, Mohd Hassan G Dehghan, Drug Vehicle Based Approaches of Penetration Enhancement, International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science, Vol 1, Issue 1, July – Sep. 2009, 24-46
  • V.B. Kotwal, Saifee Maria,Nazma Inamdar, Review article on Biodegradable Polymers: which, when and why? Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.69,5, 2007.
  • T.D Nandgue, Saifee Maria, Formulation and evaluation of fast disintegrating tablets of Diphenhydramine tannate, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2007
  • Ziyaurrahman AR, MH Dehghan, Saifee MH and Joice AS, A study of Nimesulide induced hepatotoxicity in young rats, Adv. Pharmacol. Toxicol. 2007 Vol 8 (2), 7-8.
  • Ziaurrahman, Saifee Maria, Review article on Herbs for Diabetes Mellitus, Deerghayu International Quarterly Journal for Ayurveda & Health sciences in April- June 2006, issue no.86


  • Maria Saifee, Sharda Zahrekar, Zahid Zaheer , Solid Self Emulsifying Drug Delivery System of Glibenclamide, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2014. (ISBN No. 978-3-659-54026-4)


  • Rajendra Vivek B., Saifee Maria, Dehghan M.H.G. Improved Permeation of Alendronate Sodium From Gel Based Iontophoretic Delivery System presentation at the Tenth Internation Symposium on Advances In Technology And Business Potential of New Drug Delivery Systems, Controlled Release Society Indian Chapter, Mumbai, 17-18 Feb 2010.
  • Buccal bioadhesive of carvedilol, presented in 59th IPC Mumbai, 2007.
  • Drug Eluting stent: a breakthrough in pharmaceutical technology,National Symposium on Interdisciplinary sciences in Pharmacy, S.S,Patil College Chopda, Feb. 2006.
  • Poster presented on Microspheres: A Microparticulate delivery system in National Symposium on interdisciplinary sciences in Pharmacy held in Chopda in February 2006
  • Poster presented on review on mouth dissolving tablet in the National symposium held in Wardha January 2006.
  • Research paper on mouth dissolving tablet of Diphenhydramine tannate poster presented held in International conference of Drug discover held in Belguam in February 2006


  • One day seminar on protection of women against sexual harassment at work place organised by women grievance cell of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada university , Aurnagabad, on 25th Feb.2015.
  • Trainers workshop on teaching tools & methods in Nanotechnology and Biotechnology, held at Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, on 6th Sept 2013.
  • One day national seminar on Recent Trends of Cell Lines in Medical Research, held on 24th Jan 2013,conducted by Y.B.Chavan college of Pharmacy, Aurangabad.
  • Two days National Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Pharmaceutical Research, 5-6th March 2012 at Y.B.Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad.
  • AICTE sponsored one week training program on Innovative Instructional Tools : Use of softwares, Government College of Pharmacy from 16th -20th April 2012.
  • 5 days Pre Phd workshop at North Maharastra University ,Jalgaon from 20-24 september 2012.
  • Two days Seminar on “Recent Trends in Clinical Research” on 21st and 22nd April 2010 sponsored by Indian council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, at Y.B.Chavan College of Pharmacy.
  • One day National Seminar on “Drug Regulatory Affairs” organized on 13th march 2010 at Y.B.Chavan College of Pharmacy.
  • One day National Seminar on “Tools & Techniques in Pharma Research” on 15th march 2008 at Y.B.Chavan College of Pharmacy
  • Attended one week Faculty development program sponsored by AICTE &ISTE on “ Innovative Teaching and Laboratory Skill development for Pharmacy Teachers from 26th Nov to 1st Dec 2018 at Government College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad.
  • Social awareness regarding PCOD by Ms. Manjiri Kulkarni, 7th August 2018
  • Adolescent health socio-awareness program cum research project, 18th July 2018 by Local Aurangabad OBGY Society.
  • Particpated in CRS IC Seminar on Excipients, Pune on October 6th, 2018
  • One day National workshop on Emotional Intelligence in the workplace, 7th Oct 2017,organized by MArathwada Educational Psychology club, Marathwada College of education Aurangabad, Maulana Azad Education Society.
  • Knowledge sharing program, "Role of a Teacher in Higher Education-Mentoring and Counseling", at y.B. Chavan College of Pharmacu, Aurangabad., 21st Aug, 2017
  • Knowledge sharing program, "Role of a Teacher in Higher Education-Mentoring and Counseling", at y.B. Chavan College of Pharmacu, Aurangabad., 21st Aug, 2017


  • Delivered Lecture on "Blooms Taxanomy" at The MSBT One Week Faculty Training Programme On NBA: Norms and Preparation for Pharmacy Programme organized by Department of Pharmacy, Government Polytechnic, Jalgaon on 23th October 2018.
  • Guest Lectures on Types of Dosage forms and biopharmaceuitcs and pharmacokinetics University Department of Chemical Technology, Dr BAMU, Aurangabad, on 13th October 2018
  • Resource personr, One day workshop on syllabus detailing of B.Pharm Semester VIII in the subject of Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics organized at Y B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad on 17th January 2017
  • Resourse person for, Two Days seminar on Accreditation and Institutional ranking system, at Y.B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, 7 & 8 th September 2018.


  • National conference on Pharmaceutical Analysis organized by Department of chemical technology, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar University,Oct 18th -19th,2013.
  • National Conference on Pharmaceutical analysis 2011, organized by University department of Chemical Technology , Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University. Aurangabad,on 16th and 17th September 2011.
  • One day state level seminar on “Recent Advances in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology”, 26th Feb 2011, at Y.B.Chavan College of Pharmacy
  • One Day seminar on Evolving US FDA regulatory expectations Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 23/07/2017


  • Gold Medalist, Ranked First in Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, merit list at Bachelor of Pharmacy Exam 1996.
  • Ranked Second in College merit list at Diploma of Pharmacy Exam 1992
  • Certificate of Appreciation for excellent performance at the two days workshop on teaching skills in physical pharmacy on 4th & 5th Dec. 2010.
  • Women in Education leadership Award by Devang Mehta, National Education Awards ( Regional Round), on 1st Sept 2017.


  • Guided 36 students and co- guided 8 students for their M. Pharm. thesis in Pharmaceutics and QualityAssurance Techniques


  • Organized many blood donation camp, social awareness rally, road show.


  • Life member of Association of Pharmacy Teacher of India (APTI)(MA/LM-736)
  • Association of Community Pharmacists of India
  • Controlled release society- indian chapter membership number: ACD_1806


  • Registered Pharmacist with Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council, Mumbai (Registration No.116811).


  • Academic In- charge
  • Worked as CS for university examination at Y.B.Chavan college of Pharmacy
  • Head Internal Complaint Committee since 2016


  • Worked as CS for university examination
  • Worked as paper setter and examiner
  • Worked as chairman for paper setting of B.Pharmacy Final year

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