Academic Positions

  • Scientist E-II

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist E-I

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist C

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist B

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology


  • Post-doctoral 1997-2000

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • PhD Aquatic Biology 1991-1996

    Kerala University

  • MSc Zoology 1984-1986

    Mahatma Gandhi University


  • WHO Global Task Force Member on Cholera Control
  • Member, State Working Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance, Govt. of Kerala
  • Research Coordinator on AMR activities in Kerala
  • Second Indian Arctic Scientific Expedition Member, Govt. of India
  • Biography cited in Marquis Who's Who in the World - Medicine and Healthcare
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health Award
  • Fellow of International Society of Biotechnology
  • Scientist Par Excellence Award of Rotary Club
  • Fellow Award in Medical Biotechnology of Society for Applied Biotechnology


    Membership in International Scientific Organizations

  • Asian Conference on Diarrhoeal Disease & Nutrition (ASCODD)

  • Global Foodborne Infections Network (GFN) of WHO

  • CHOLDInet -Global Laboratory Network for Cholera and other Diarrhoeal Infections

  • International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID)

  • Freshwater Action Network South Asia (FANSA)

  • Membership in National Organizations

  • Biotech Research Society of India

  • Indian Meteorological Association

  • Kerala Academy of Sciences

  • Editorial Membership

  • Sub Editor, Indian Journal of Environment and Ecoplanning ( ISSN 0972-1215)

  • Editorial Board Member, Research Journal of Biotechnology( ISSN 0973-6263)

Books Edited


  • Reviewer for Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine III of the Springer's book series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology (ISSN 0065-2598)


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Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India
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