Dr. Pant has over 30 years of research experience in the fields of developmental and in vitro toxicology. He worked at the Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI) before joining IITR in 1997

He has published extensively and is a Fellow of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences, USA, the Society of Toxicology, India and many others.

He received his PhD in Biotechnology from IIT-Roorkee.