Biotechnology Department


Nimi Muraleedharan

[email protected]
+91 904 835 3944


  • Assistant Professor


  • Biotechnology

Edu. Qualifications

  • MSc NET

Areas of Interest/Specialisation

  • Molecular Biology

Courses/subject Taught

  • Molecular Biology
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Genetic engineering
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Food and Dairy Biotechnology
  • Microbiology

Field of Research

  • Molecular Biology


  • 6 yrs teaching experience
  • 1 yr research experience (pursuing PhD)

Scholarships/Fellowships Obtained

  • Indian Academy of Sciences summer research fellowship, CSIR NET 2010 and 2011

Extension Activities

  • Member of Nature Club
  • Bhoomitra sena club
  • Department level scholarship officer
  • Walk with a scholar mentor
  • member of Discipline committee and green protocol committee

Orientation Courses Attended

  • UGC HRDC 166th Orientation program during 3/3/2020

Refresher Courses Attended

  • UGC HRDC Refresher program during 28/9/2020

Seminars/Workshops/Trainings Organised

  • One day International webinar on Stem cells: Past, Present and Future in association with IQAC on 27 th July 2020
  • One day national seminar on Metagenomics as part of the Multidisciplinary Annual Seminar Series AGORA-2020 on 20 February 2020
  • One day national seminar on Let’s Learn how we learn conducted as part of the Multidisciplinary Annual Seminar Series AGORA-2020 on 26 February 2019.
  • Departmental level coordinator of National webinar on Start up Innovatives in Higher Education system on 30/11/20

Seminars/Conferences Attended

  • “CORONAVIRUS DISEASE-2019: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW’’ Organized by Department of Biochemistry in association with IQAC, Sree Narayana College, Kollam on 24/07/2020
  • Seminar on Current trends in Plant science research : Perspectives and Priorities organized by Department of Botany, SN College, Kollam as part of AGORA 2020.
  • International webinar on Current Status and Challenges for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity organized by Department of Zoology, S N College, Kollam
  • Webinar on Ozone depletion – Implications for life on earth organized by Department of Zoology, S N College, Kollam
  • Webinar on Herbal Drugs in managing pandemics- a scientific evaluation organized by Department of Biosciences, S N College of Technology, Vadakkevila

Workshops/Trainings Attended

  • One day National Workshop on MOOC, Swayam and E-Content Development, on 29/2/2020
  • Training program on Mushroom Cultivation organized by Department of Botany, S N College, Kollam on 11/2/20

Academic Responsibilities Undertaken

  • Faculty advisor of BSc and MSc classes
  • Conducting of academic projects
  • conduct of internal examinations
  • University exam valuations
  • University Practical exam duties

Duties Performed at College

  • Conduting classes for all BSc and MSc classes
  • Conduct of practical sessions
  • Conduct of internal examinations
  • Member of nature club and bhoomitra sena club, member of discipline committee