Scientific Officer Gr 3

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B.A : 1979, Geography, University of Kerala.

Professional career:

2014 - Present Scientific Officer Gr.III, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2003 - 2014 Technical Officer Gr. II to Gr. V, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
1998 - 2003 Technical Officer(Gr.I), CESS.
1992 - 1998 Senior Technical Assistant, RAD, CESS.
1987 - 1992 Junior Technical Assistant, RAD, CESS.
1982 - 1987 Technician Group2, Grade2 , RAD, CESS
1980 - 1982 Junior Technician, RAD, CESS
1979 - 1980 Compiler, RAD, CESS


  • Undergone 2 days Human Resource Development Training programme conducted by CESS,
  • Participated and imparted training for Panchayat Resource Mapping Programme to the volunteers pertaining to the project ADB-1 at CESS, and in 8 panchayats at Alappuzha district.
  • 15 days training at CESS for 96 selected volunteers from 8 panchayats. In field trained 539 volunteers from 8 panchayats in Alappuzha district.
  • Participated in theUser interactive workshop on integration of natural resource potential (nrp)and socio-economic development (sed) for micro level planning in kottayam district – February 2006.
  • Participated Work shop at Pathiramanal “ Pathiramanal biodiversity conservationand and biopark project “- 17th august 2006
  • Attended XVIII Kerala Science Congress at CESS- (29.1.2006 to 31.1.2006.)
  • Conducted classes during Training programme on Resource Mapping in connection with the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Economics Department ST. THOMAS COLLEGE, KOZHENCHERRY
  • Attended 3 days National Brain Storming Workshop on “Quantitative Geomorphology” (Sponsored by DST, New Delhi during December 2005.)
  • Attended the National Symposium on Resource Management with Special Reference to Geoinformatics and Decentralised Planning, December 9-12, 2003 at Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Attended one day Brain-Storming workshop on Integrated Watershed /River basin management- Experience from the Chalakudi River Basin in 2002, organized for KRPLLD,Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum.
  • Attended and assistance extended for organizing the training programme“Landscape System Analysis and Monitoring for Environmental Resource Management and Development”.(October 26th to Nov. 6th 1999) Sponserd by DST, Govt. of India.
  • Attended National Symposium (ISPRS) on Resource Management with special reference to Geoinformatics and decentralised Planning, December 9 to 12, 2003 at Techno Park Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Attended and extended services for organizing 3 days workshop on “Mitigation of Pamba River pollution Options Strategies and Responsibilities” on April 2004, at Thiruvananthapuram. (Indo German workshop)
  • Participated in the International Conference on “Landuse Change,Biodiversity and Climate Change” at Nesamony Memorial Christian College, Marthandam, Tamil Nadu on 6th to 7th October 2008
  • Participated in the Seminar on Pathiramanal Biodiversity Conservation and Responsible Ecotourism Development at Pathiramanal on June 5th ,2007.
  • Participated and made arrangement for organizing 34th IIG Conference in Centre for Earth Science Studies, Thiruvananthapuram during 13th to 15th December, 2012. (Convenor: Dr. Srikumar Chattopadhyay) Focal theme of this conference was “Natural resource management and decentralized planning”. Discharge duties as Registration Committee member.
  • Attended three days training programme on Arc GIS conducted by Environmental System Research Institute in Central Geomatics Laboratory from 11.03.2015 to 13.03.2015