Elected Associate Fellow –2010
Basic Sciences- BotanyDB: 11-03-1976
Puliyur, Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu, India.
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, (B.Sc.,1996); Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu,( M.Sc., 1998); Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, Ph.D., 2003).
Assistant Professor, Karnatak University, Dharwad, Karnataka (2007 to date); Research Associate, National Research Centre for Banana (NRCB/ICAR), Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu (2005-2006); Research Associate, University of Delhi, New Delhi (2005); European Commission Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Madeira, Funchal, Portugal (2004).
Awards and fellowships
Best Young Scientist Award with Gold Medal, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh (2003)
Fellow: International Society of Environmental Sciences, India (2011); Society for Applied Biotechnology, India (2010).
Department of Botany, Karnatak University, Dharwad 580003, Karnataka.
1/115, Puliyur, Arasampatti PO, Krishnagiri, 635 201, Tamil Nadu.