Profile of Dr. Kolla Sreedevi

Kolla Sreedevi

Elected Fellow 2018

Agricultural Sciences and Forestry

DB: 27-06-1968


Birth place

Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India.


Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University, Andhra Pradesh, (B..Sc. (Ag.), 1989); (M. Sc. (Ag), 1991), Kuvempu University, Karnataka, (Ph. D., 2004); Visiting Scientist (2017) to Division of Arthropoda, Alexander Koenig Museum, Bonn, Germany.

Positions held 

Senior Scientist (2017 till date) at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru; Senior Scientist (20122017) at ICAR-IARI, New Delhi; Assistant Professor (Senior scale) (2010-2012) at S. V. Agricultural College, ANGRAU, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, Scientist (20062010) at Citrus Research Station, ANGRAU, Petlur, Andhra Pradesh.

Research Area

Insect Biosystematics and biodiversity

Awards and fellowships


Edita David Memorial Award (2018) by AZRA, Bhubaneswar; Excellence in Research Award (2017) by SVWS, Lucknow; HTHS Gold Medal (2015) Dr. Jagadiswari Rao Women Scientist Award (2014) by AZRA, Bhubaneswar; Insect Environment Young Scientist award (2013) by ISCN, Bengaluru.


DFG Fellowship (2017) by Germany Science Foundation, Bonn, Germany; Fellow of AAPMHE (2015) by AAPMHE, Bengaluru; NUFFIC NFP Fellowship (2009) by Netherlands government, Wageningen, The Netherlands.


Nominated as CEM member, International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) for three years (2017 2020); Nominated as Treasurer, Ethological Society of India, Bengaluru (2018 onwards).


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