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S. SIVAKUMAR


ADDRESS:
Plot No. 5J, Kamatchi Amman Avenue Phase I,
Near Temple City, Vishnu Kanchi, Kanchipuram 631 501
Phone: 9865866168 Email: sivabio@gmail.com 

OBJECTIVE:    Being good Lecturer, Scientist and good human being



EXPERIENCE:

2000-2014    Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram.
Associate Professor in Biochemistry
- Fourteen Years Teaching Experience
- Both UG and PG classes Handled
- Projects and Comprehensive viva guided for PG students
Papers Handled:
- Immunology
- Molecular Biology
- Bioinformatics
- Cell Biology
- Clinical Biochemistry
- Chemistry of Biomolecules
- Nutritional Biochemistry
- Enzymes
 
2002-2005    Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram.
NSS Programme Officer
- Orientation course attended
- Three Special Camps conducted
- Orientation course conducted for volunteers

2004-2014    Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram.
Teaching Faculty for Environmental Studies
- Five day workshop attended at Academic Staff College, University of Madras
- Classes handled for all UG students
- Field visit arranged

2003-2014    Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram.
Teaching Faculty for Bioinformatics
- 260 Students trained in Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatic course
- More than hundred projects guided
- Promoted as Co-ordinator for Bioinformatic course from 2009


EDUCATION:

1. 2008-2013 - University of Madras, Chennai.
Ph D
- Cancer Biology
- Bioinformatics
-Thesis Titled "Expression of Osteopontin-D in Breast Cancer Patients: Identification of a new osteopontin splice variant"

2. 2003-2004    Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Thirunelveli.
M. Phil (Life Science)
- First Class (67.7%)
- INVITRO STUDIES OF A PROTEASE OF Shigella flexneri A VIRULANT FACTOR --- Project carried out in Madras University

3. 1998-2000    University of Madras, Chennai.
M. Sc (Biochemistry)
- First Class with Distinction (84.6%)
-Effect of anti-obese Drug OB 200 against obesityProject title.

4. 1993-1996    Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram.
B. Sc (Biochemistry)
- First Class with Distinction (82.8%)
- Best outgoing student award received

5. 2004-2005    Bioinformatic Institue of India (BII), Pune.
Postgraduate Diploma in Bio-Informatics (PGDBI)
- First Class with "A" grade (72.5%)
- One year course

6. 2004-2005    SSI, Kanchipuram.
Diploma in Advanced Aplications in Programming (DAAP)
- First Class (72%)
- One year course
- HTML, Visual Basic, Java Script, C, C++, MS Office, SQL, Linux, VB script and RDBMS

7. 2007-2008    Nano-science and Technology Consortium (NSTC), Pune.
Certificate Course in Nanoscience (CCNS)
- Sixth Month Course


TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Typewriting
Higher passed in Both Tamil and English
2. Shorthand
Lower passed in English


RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS:
1. ICAR M. Sc., JRF - 1997
2. ICMR JRF - 2001
3. CSIR-UGC-JRF-NET - 2001


TRAINING:
1. Ten days Orientation course in NSS
2. Five days training for Teaching methodology in Environmental studies
3. Ten days Hands on training for Bioinformatics
4. Five days Short term course on Total Quality Management
5. Twenty one days Refresher course on Nanoscience
6. Google power searching course completed


BOOKS PUBLISHED:
1. Bioinformatics: Databases and Programming Languages (ISBN 978-9380479-19-4)
2. Bioinformatics: Sequence analysis and Drug Designing (ISBN 978-9380479-18-7)
3. Childhood Asthma: Antioxidant Diagnosis and Management (ISBN 978-3-8454-3096-6)
4. Physiology of Cell (ISBN 978-3-8454-4057-6)
5. Principles of Aanalytical Chemistry (ISBN 978-9381992-97-5)


DATABASE SEQUENCE PUBLISHED:
1. Cucumis sativus ascorbate peroxidase-like gene,partial sequence (HM053977.1)
2. Momordica charantia ascorbate peroxidase-like gene, partial sequence  (HM053978.1)
3. Bacillus subtilis strain AL2 alkaline lipase-like gene, complete sequence (HM053975.1)
4. Bacillus subtilis strain AL2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence (HM053974.1)
5. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-C mRNA, partial cds (HQ874460.1)
6. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-D mRNA, partial cds (HQ874461.1)
7. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens matrix metalloproteinase-9 mRNA, partial cds (HQ874462.1)
8. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-D mRNA, complete cds (JF412666.1)
9. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-C mRNA, complete cds (JF412667.1)
10. Nucleotide sequence of Homo sapiens TNF receptor-associated protein 1, partial cds (JX481354.1)
11. Nucleotide sequence of Cucumis sativus ascorbate peroxidase gene, complete cds (KC839995.1)
12. Nucleotide sequence of Momordica charantia ascorbate peroxidase gene, complete cds (KC839996.1)

13. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-C, 61aa (AEA49027.1)
14. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-D, 47aa (AEA49028.1)
15. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens matrix metalloproteinase-9, 13 aa (AEA49029.1)
16. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-D, 292aa (AEA49030.1)
17. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens osteopontin-C, 287aa (AEA49031.1)
18. Protein sequence of Homo sapiens TNF receptor-associated protein 1, 676 aa (AFS69159.1)
19. Protein sequence of Cucumis sativus ascorbate peroxidase, 249 aa (AGJ72850.1)
20. Protein sequence of Momordica charantia ascorbate peroxidase, 249 aa (AGJ72851.1)



JOURNAL ARTICLES PUBLISHED:
1. Bitter Gourd (Momordica Charantia) Peroxidase in decolorization of dyes from tannery effluent, Recent Research in Science and Technology, 2010, 2(2), 49-53. (Indexed in Chemical Abstracts, DOAJ and Google scholar)
2. Studies on Biochemical changes in Mangoes due to artificial Ripening, Int. J. Agri. Sci. (IJAS), (ISSN: 0976-450X), 1(4), 347-355, 2010. (Impact Factor: 3.29).
3. Enzymatic and Non-Enzymatic anti-Oxidant status of Breast Cancer patients in Tamilnadu - International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences (IJPBS) (ISSN: 0975-6299), 2(4), B46-B53, 2011. (Impact Factor: 2.598 and H-Index: 6.0).
4. Histopathology of breast cancer patients in Tamilnadu: Tumor grading and staging through NPI - Journal of Pharmacy Research (JPR) (ISSN: 0974-6943), 4(10), 3635-3637, 2011. (Impact Factor: 2.667).
5. Mineral status of female breast cancer patients in Tamilnadu, International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences (IJRPS) (ISSN: 0975-7538), 3(4), 618-621, 2012 (IC Value: 5.44 and H-Index: 7.0).
6. Molecular Mechanism of Interaction between Human Sweet Taste Receptors and Antidiabetic agents of Gymnema Sylvestre through Docking StudiesInternational Journal of Research in Phytochemistry and Pharmacology (IJRPP) (ISSN: 2231-010X), 2(4), 164-170, 2012 (IC Value: 5.09).
7. In silico identification of novel polynucleotide vaccine target across avian flu viral vaccine strains, International Journal of Current Biotechnology (IJCB) (ISSN: 2321-8371), 1(1), 1-4, 2013 (IC Value: 4.74 and Indexed in Google scholar).
8. Biochemical evaluation of urine and serum sample of patients with nephrolithiasis in Pondicherry, International Journal of Applied Biochemistry (IJAB) (ISSN: 2349-5421), 1(1), 5-10, 2013 (Indexed in DRIJ and Google scholar).
9. Tertiary structure prediction and identification of druggable pocket in the cancer biomarker - Osteopontin-c, Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders (J Diabetes Metab Disord.) (ISSN: 2251-6581), 13(1):13, 2014 (Indexed in PubMed, Scopus and Google scholar).



AWARDS AND PRIZES RECEIVED:
1. First Prize won in International level technical symposium - Crosslinx10
2. Faculty Award - 2010 for services at Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur
3. Best Teacher Award - 2012 for teaching at Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur


LECTURES DELIVERED:
1. Inservice training programme for Secondary Grade Teachers - 2004
2. Inservice training programme for Govt. Higher Secondary School Biology Teachers - 2006
3. Inservice training programme for Secondary Grade Science Teachers - 2007
4. Scientific Awarness programme for School students of Kanchipuram, Thiruvallur and Vellore Districts - 2007
5. Scientific Lecture, Thirumalai Chemicals Ltd, Ranipept, TamilNadu - 2008
6. Invited Lecture, Biomedical Science Department,Bharathidasan University, Thiruchirappali - 2010
7. Inservice training programme for Secondary Grade Science Teachers - 2010
8. Special Lecture, Two days state level intensive orientation camp for NSS Volunteers - 2011
9.  Special Lecture delivered in Special Campp for NSS Volutneers at Government High School, Enathur on 29 January 2014.
10.  Special Lecture delivered in Youth Force inaugural function for NSS Volunteers at Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur on 8th August 2014.



PAPERS PRESENTED:
1. Dye degradation by Momordica Charantia Peroxidase in International level technical symposium - Crosslinx'10
2. Drug Designing using plant products - International Conference on Gene Therapy and Phytotherapy in Modern Medicine - 2011
3. "Insilico identification of novel polynucleotide vaccine target across avian flu viral vaccine strains" was presented in National Seminar on "Emerging Trends in Microbial Biotechnology" - 2013.
4.
"DNA Vaccine target identification against HIV viral strains using pairwise and multiple sequence alignment tool" was presented in National seminar on "Recent Advances in Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology" - 2014.



POSTERS PRESENTED:
1. Parkin reduces Alpha-synuclein phosphorylation in Parkinson's Disease - Neucell'11
2. "New therapeutic strategies for diabetes mellitus" was presented in National Conference on "Diabetes and its Implications" - 2012
3. "Biotreatment of Tannery Industrial Effluent using Momordica Charantia - Phytoremediation" was presented in  National Symposium on "Entrepreneurship Development for Life sciences ED Bioz'13" - 2013



PARTICIPATION IN ACADEMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEES
:

1. Served as the Member of Biochemistry subject of XI and XII for the preparation of syllabus for Higher Secondary Classes by State Council of Educational Research and Training, Chennai 600 006 during 2012-2013.
2.
 Served as the Member of Biochemistry subject of XI and XII for the preparation of Text Book for Higher Secondary Classes by State Council of Educational Research and Training, Chennai 600 006 during 2013-2014.



EDITORIAL BOARD:
1. Editorial Board member as Associate Editor for the journal "Bhamathi - Microbiology News Letter" (ISSN: 2231-136X) Volume -2, Issue-1, January-July 2012 onwards.
2. Editorial Board member as Associate Editor for the Proceedings "Proceedings of Elixir-2012" (ISBN:978-93-81992-03-6) published by Research and Seminar Committee,  Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur during 10th and 11th October 2012.
3. Editorial Board member as Executive Editor for the journal "International Journal of Current Biotechnology" (ISSN: 2321-8371) Volume -1, Issue-1, March 2013 onwards.
4. Editorial Board member as Section and Layout Editor for the journal "Asian Journal of English and Linguistics (AJEL)" Volume -1, Issue-1, June 2013 onwards.
5. Editorial Board member as Chief Editor for the journal "International Journal of Applied Biochemistry (IJAB)" (ISSN: 2349-5421) Volume -1, Issue-1, December 2013.
6. Editorial Board member as Executive Editor for the journal "International Journal of Comprehensive Nursing (IJCN)" (ISSN: 2349-5413) Volume -1, Issue-1, June, 2014.



ROLE OF EXAMINER:
1. Served as Question Paper Setter for Bharathidasan University, Thiruvalluvar University, SRM University, St. Joseph College of Arts and Science (Autonomous) and DKM College for Women.
2. Served as Answer Sheet Evaluator for Madras University, Bharathidasan University, Ethiraj College for Women (Autonomous) and
St. Joseph College of Arts and Science (Autonomous).
3. Served as Practical Examiner for Madras University, Ethiraj College for Women (Autonomous) and
Bharathidasan University.
4.
Served as Additional to Chief Superintendent and Assistant Chief Examiner for Madras University Theory Examinations.
5. Served as Chief Invigilators for TNPSC Examinations from 2007- 2014.



PARTICIPATION IN ACADEMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEES AT COLLEGE LEVEL:
  1. College Committee - Staff representative
  2. Examination Committee - Convenor
  3. Attendance Committee - Convenor
  4. Environment Committee - Convenor
  5. Research Committee - Member
  6. Sports Committee - Member
  7. Stock verification Committee - Convenor
  8. Value added course - Convenor
  9. IQAC Committee - Member
  10. NAAC Steering Committee - Member
  11. Autonomous Steering Committee - Member



INTEREST:
Research, Teaching and Reading Books


REFEREES:
1. Prof. S. Niranjali Devaraj,
Head and Professor,
Department of Biochemistry,
University of Madras,
Guindy Campus,
Chennai - 600 025.

2. Dr. K. Sathiyamoorthy,
Assistant Professor,
Department of Bio-Medical Science,
School of Basic Medical Science,
Thiruchirappalli - 620 024.

3. Dr. K. R. Venkatesan,
Principal,
Sri Sankara Arts and Science College,
Enathur, Kanchipuram - 631 561.

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