Staff Profile - Zoology Department

Staff - Dr. R.UmaMaheswari

Name Dr. R.UmaMaheswari
Designation : Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification: M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D
Area of Specialization: Environmental Biology, Oceanography,Remote Sensing & GIS
Years of Experience in teaching U.G : 9 years
P.G : 9 years
M.Phil : Nil
Number of seminar / Workshop/ conference attended/ presented : 34
Number of Research paper published in UGC approved Journals : 11
Number of Book published with ISBN / ISSSN no.: Nil
Research project sanctioned UGC/DST/DBt etc., 2
Research experience
Completed Guiding
M.Phil --- -
Ph.D 1 4
Honours/ Awards/ membership in Professional bodies:

GEF -UNDP Project – 3 years worked as Biodiversity Programme officer,


Junior Research Fellow – Award received from Ministry of Earth Science, 1999.

Dr.Radha Krishnan Gold Medal award received by GEPRA for outstanding individual achievement in Research, 2013

Membership in Professional bodies:

Senior member of the APCBEES (Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological& Environmental Engineering Society)

An accredited member of the International Society of Zoological Sciences

Reviewer in Journals :

Asian Journal of Environment & Ecology

Special lectures delivered: : 7 nos.
Community service :
Served as NSS officer 16.06. 2013 to 16.06.2015
Certificate of Appreciation:

Certificate of Appreciation by Tamilnadu State AIDS control Society and State Blood Transfusion Council for organizing Voluntary Blood Donation camp on 08.02.2016 at ArulmiguPalaniAndavar Arts college for Women, Palani

Eye Donation Awareness Camp: Participated in the Eye Donation Awareness Camp organized by Lions Club of Sivakasi Cracker City, on 22.09.2015