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School of Life Science

Advanced Zoology & Biotechnology

HOD'S Desk

Timeline of Department History
•  1926 - First publication “Notes on snakes” by Fr. Charles Leigh.
•  1948 - Department of Natural Sciences.
•  1957 - Department of Zoology offering B.Sc Zoology.
•  1963 - Entomology Research Unit by Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan.
•  1964 - Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan received D.Sc.
•  1965 - University of Madras approval for Ph.D.
•  1977 - Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan became Director, Zoological Survey of India.
•  1985 - Postgraduate Department offering M.Sc Zoology.
•  1986 - Entomology Research Institute (ERI) founded by Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan.
•  1988 - PG Diploma in Medical Lab Technology.
•  1988 - University of Madras approval for M. Phil Zoology.
•  1998 - Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan received Dr K. V. Mehta Memorial Award.
•  2000 - Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan received J. C. Bose Memorial Award.
•  2002 - Completion of 100th Ph.D
•  2003 - M.Sc. Medical Lab Technology.
•  2004 - M. Sc Biomedical Instrumentation Science.
•  2009 - Dr P. Venkatesan received D.Sc.
•  2015 - Dr. S. Vincent received Tamil Nadu Senior Scientist Award.
•  2016 - Dr. S. Vincent received Doctor of Letters (D. Litt).
•  2017 - Completion of 200 th Ph D.
•  2018 - Dr. S. Vincent received Tamil Nadu Senior Scientist Award.

The stalwarts and veterans of the Department

•  Dr T. N. Ananthakrishnan M. A., M. Sc., Ph. D., D. Sc (1948 – 1968)
•  Dr T. K. Raghunatha Rao M. A., M. Sc., Ph. D (1957 – 87)
•  Dr K. S. Ananthasubramanian M. Sc., Ph. D (1953 – 1987)
•  Dr V. A. Murthy M. A., M. Sc., Ph. D (1958 – 1994)
•  Rev. Dr A. Alphonse M. Sc., Ph. D (1984 – 2001)
•  Dr S. Sivaraman M. Sc., Ph. D (1974 – 2002)
•  Dr P. Venkatesan M. Sc., Ph. D., D. Sc (1974 – 2010)
•  Dr M. Selvanayagam M. Sc., Ph. D (1976 – 2011)
•  Dr T. Ambrose M. Sc., Ph. D (1978 – 2015)
•  Dr D. Sudarsanam M. Sc., M. Ed., Ph. D (1985 – 2017)
•  DrAlbin T. Fleming M. Sc., Ph. D (1985 – 2018)
•  Dr J. M. V. K. Kalaiarasi M. Sc., M. Phil., Ph. D (1985 – 2018)
•  Dr S. Vincent M. Sc., M. Phil., Ph. D (1993 – 2019)

For academic and research consultancy and to visit Fr. Charles Leigh Zoology Museum, kindly call or write to
Dr M C John Milton Ph.D
Head of the Department
PG & Research Department of Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology, 
Life Sciences Block, Loyola College (Autonomous), Nungambakkam,
Chennai 600 034. Tamil Nadu, India.
Ph: +91-44-28175660, 28175662, 28175670 Ext 331/368.      
Email: drmilton@loyolacollege.edu

Contact

Dr M C John Milton


Head of the Department,
PG and Research Department of Advanced Zoology & Biotechnology,
Loyola College (Autonomous),
Chennai - 600 034.
Tel: +91 44 2817 8200 (Ext.331)
hodzoo@loyolacollege.edu