Academic Profile & Positions held

  • Professor Microbiology, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 2013 onwards.
  • Coordinator, National Institute of Plant Science Technology, Mahatma Gandhi University, 2015 onwards.
  • Hon. Director, School of Food Science and Technology, Mahatma Gandhi University, 2020 onwards.
  • Tutor MOOC course in organic farming, M. G. University
  • Programme Coordinator for Post graduate Diploma in food processing and Quality control under UGC_NSQF.
  • Programme Coordinator for Diploma in food analysis and quality control under Directorate of Applied Short term Programmes (DASP), M G University, Kottayam.
  • Programme Coordinator for Certificate in food analysis and quality control under Directorate of Applied Short term Programmes (DASP), M G University, Kottayam.
  • Governing body member Maharajas college (Autonomous), Ernakulam (2019-2021)
  • Member Biosafety Committee, M G University, Kottayam.
  • Core Committee Chairman in Microbiology (UG and PG), M G University, Kottayam (2018)
  • Core Committee Chairman Plant Science& Botany
  • Core Committee Chairman Food Science& Technology
  • Member – Board of Studies in Microbiology, M.G. University (2019-2020)
  • Member – Board of Studies in Biosciences,M.G.University
  • Member – Board of Studies in Microbiology, Calicut University (2017)
  • Member – Board of Studies in Microbiology, Kannur University (2018)
  • Member – Board of Studies in Microbiology, SB College, Changanassery (2018)
  • Chairman of Ph D Adjudication Committee of Karunya University, Annamalai University, Kerala University, Mangalore University, Calicut University Kannur University and Kerala Agriculture University.
  • Subject expert SCERT
  • Associate Professor in Microbiology, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 2010 onwards.
  • Reader in Microbiology, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 2007 onwards.
  • Lecturer in Microbiology, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 2003 onwards.
  • Lecturer in Microbiology in the Government College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram (11/8/2000 to 16/12/2003)

ACADEMIC PROFILE 

Degree Year of Passing University/Institute Field of Specialization Marks/Percentage/CGPA
PhD 1997 Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), New Delhi Microbiology 3.56/4
MSc 1993 University of Agricultural Science, Dharwad Microbiology 3.95/4

(First Rank)

BSc 1990 Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur Agriculture 8.4/10

Membership in Academic Bodies

 

  • Member -Association of Microbiologists (India).
  • Member- Society for Biotechnologist (India).
  • Member microbiologists Society, India
  • Member Society for Fisheries Technologist (India)
  • Indian Science Congress Association
  • Kerala Academy of Sciences