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Profile of  Zoology Department

                                                                The Zoology department started functioning in the college in 1959. Prof. T. Joseph was the head of the department. Prof. Mrs. Rebecca Eapen took over, when Prof. Joseph retired from service. She was an efficient administrator and an excellent teacher. She bade farewell to the institution in 1970 and the responsibility of the department fell on the shoulders of Prof. Chellamma James. She guided the department for a long period of 23 years in its march towards excellence. She was the heart and soul of the department. Prof. Chellamma was an ideal teacher, and efficient well-informed administrator and a role model for all of us. It was during this period, that the physiology lab etc. started in accordance with changes in the curriculum also. The laboratory and staff-room facilities were improved. Prof. Chellamma retired from service in 1993 after serving the institution for a period of 33 years. In 1993 Prof. K. S. Veeralakshmi took over the leadership of the department. Mrs. Veeralakshmi was an able administrator and a good teacher. She handed over the charge to Prof. P. J. Mary and retired from service in 1997. In 1998 March, Prof. Mrs. Chinnakutty Thomas retired from office after serving the college effectively for long years. Prof. P. J. Mary retired from the service in 2003 and Prof. Tissy Thomas took over the leadership of the department. She was also an able administrator and good teacher. Prof. V. P. Aleyamma was a hard-working and an ideal teacher and worked as vice-principal for 2 years. In 2005 Prof. Tissy Thomas and Prof. V. P. Aleyamma retired from service. In 2005 Prof. Juliet Mani took over the leadership of the department. During the year 2004-05 Minimol K. C. was working in the department as a guest lecturer. Susan Alex was working in the department as a guest lecturer during the year 2005-07. Prof. Juliet Mani and Sr. Joby retired from the service in 2008. Prof. Jane George took over the leadership of the department. From 2008 to 2012 two permanent teachers Prof. Jane George and Prof. Anna Chandy and three guest lecturers were working in the department. During this time the guest lecturers were Mrs.Jitha George, Mrs.Indu B. Babu, Mrs. Sherin Baby, Mrs. Gisha, Mrs.Rency John, Sr. Leema, Mrs. Annamol Thomas. In 2012, two new permanent teachers, Priya Thomas and Dr. Elizabeth Basil have been appointed against the vacancies arose due to the retirement of Prof. Juliet Mani and Sr. Joby. Now four regular teachers, Prof. Jane George, Prof.Anna Chandy. Priya Thomas, Dr. Elizabeth Basil, one guest lecturer Dhanya Chitran and two lab-assistants Elsamma T. N. and Gracy are working in the department. 
Since the inception of the college, we had many eminent teachers who contributed their valuable services. Among them Mrs. Valsala Joseph, Mrs. Marykutty George, Mrs. Celine Chacko, Mrs. Santhamma Jacob, Miss Tharyan and Sr. Bellermina are to be specially mentioned

HOD Message

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My beloved students, we have to encounter several times. I want to remind you to believe yourself, think of many qualities you have, and realize your strength.