Was elected Fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore in 1997; won Birla Young Scientist award in 1999; Fellow in National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad in 2003; won CSIR Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar award in 2005; elected Fellow of Indian National Science Academy in 2010; awarded JC Bose National Fellowship in 2010; elected Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences in 2018.

PhD from TIFR, Bangalore, Aug. 2011 (supervisor: Prof. K. Sandeep)

Visiting scientist in ICTP Sep, 2011--Nov-2011

Postdoc: in Technion, Israel, Nov. 2011--July 2013

Postdoc in University of New England, NSW, Australia, Sep 2013--May, 2014

Dr Srivastava’s research interests fall under the general umbrella of operator theory and Operator algebras, with a focus on Operator semigroups and abstract Cauchy problems. She has co-authored a book ”Theory of Semigroups and Applications” and has several peer reviewed journal articles to her name. She currently has six doctoral students and has supervised six M Phil thesis in different areas of operator theory at the University of Delhi. She is actively involved in IWM activities and serves on the executive committee of this NBHM sponsored initiative. She was awarded a grant from the London Mathematical Society under Scheme 2 to visit the UK, June 2015 and was a recipient of the Commonwealth Research Award Association of Commonwealth Universities, UK, 1998.