Academic Positions

  • Scientist-F (June 2023 onwards)

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist-E (2022 onwards; currently on lien)

    Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar

  • Scientist-D (2017-2022)

    Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar

  • Scientist-C (2012-2017)

    Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow (2011-2012)

    Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases (NITD), Singapore

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow (2006-2011)

    Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore


  • PhD in Biological Sciences (Structural Biology) 2007

    National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore

  • Master of Fisheries Science (MFSc Microbiology) 2001

    College of Fisheries, Mangalore (UAS, Bangalore)

  • Bachelor of Fisheries Science (BFSc) 1999

    College of Fisheries, Panangad (KAU, Thrissur)


  • 2002-2006
    The National University of Singapore Research Scholarship for pursuing a PhD
  • 2002
    Certificate of Appreciation from Professional Fisheries Graduates Forum (PFGF), India, for MFSc degree thesis
  • 1999-2001
    Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) JRF for pursuing MFSc


  • Executive Council Member, Indian Crystallographic Association (ICA)

  • Life member, Indian Biophysical Society (IBS)

  • Life member, Society of Biological Chemists, India (SBCI)

  • Life member, Electron Microscope Society of India (EMSI)

  • Life member, Professional Fisheries Graduates Forum (PFGF)

  • Member, Sigma Xi (The Scientific Research Honor Society)


Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
Thycaud Post, Poojappura,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India
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