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Class I - Ex-Officio Members

Member
Dr. S. Felix, Ph.D.
Vice-Chancellor
Member
Dr. K. Gopal, I.A.S.
Principal Secretary to the Government
  • 044-25672937
  • 044-25677590
  • ahsec@tn.gov.in
  • Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department, Secretariat, Chennai 600 009.
Member
Th.K.Shanmugam, I.A.S.
Principal Secretary to the Government
  • 044-25671173
  • 044-25671252
  • finsec@tn.gov.in
  • Finance Department, Secretariat, Chennai 600 009.
Member
Th.S.S.Poovalingam, I.A.S.
Secretary to the Government
  • 044-25672920
  • 044-25679403
  • lawsec@tn.gov.in
  • Law Department, Secretariat, Chennai 600 009.
Member
Dr.G.S.Sameeran, I.A.S.,
Director of Fisheries
  • coffisheries@gmail.com
  • State Fisheries Department Integrated Office Complex for Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department Anna Salai, Nandanam Chennai – 600 035.
Member
Dr.A. Srinivasan, Ph.D.
Registrar
  • 04365 256432
  • 9443021339
  • 04365 256433
  • registrar@tnjfu.ac.in
  • Tamil Nadu Fisheries University First Line Beach Road, Nagapattinam 611 001.
Member
Th. S. Krishnan, I.A.S.,
Principal Secretary to the Government
  • 044-25671173, PBX No-5636(O),24465657(R)
  • 044-25671252
  • finsec@tn.gov.in
  • Finance Department Secretariat Chennai – 600 009.
Member
Th. C. Gopi Ravikumar, I.A.S.,
Secretary to the Government
  • 044-25672920
  • 044-25679403
  • lawsec@tn.gov.in
  • Law Department Secretariat Chennai – 600 009.

Class II - Other Members

Member
Prof. N. Sukumaran, Ph.D.
Former Dean, Faculty of Sciences, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University Former Director, School of Life Sciences, VELs University, Chennai
  • 044-2258 2383 / 044-48607005
  • 9865124128
  • nsukumaran46@gmail.com
  • Res; No.36, First Main Road, Sadasivam Nagar, Madipakkam, Chennai - 600 091.
Member
Th.M.Joseph Jegan
Member
Mr.M.Karthikeyan
Founder Chairman Sams Group of Educational Institutions
Member
Mrs. Nisha Thota
Founder of Shuddha,
  • 9841899944
  • thotanisha@gmail.com
  • No.3073, Tower 3A Prestige Bella Vista Mount Ponnamalle Road, Iyappanthangal Chennai 600 057
Member
Dr.Joykrushna Jena
Deputy Director General (Fisheries) Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
  • 011-25846738
  • 9453019735
  • 011-25841955
  • ddgfisheries@gmail.com
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Krishi Anusandhan Bhawan-II Pusa, New Delhi – 110 012.
Member
Th.S.Pavunraj
M.L.A. (Poompuhar)
  • 9443574056
  • pavunraj162@gmail.com
  • 1/18, Vellala Street Poothanur Post Dharangampadi T.K. Nagapattinam District.
Member
The Chief Executive Officer
National Fisheries Development Board Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India
  • 040-24015553
  • 040-24015568, 040-24015552
  • info.nfdb@nic.in, cenfdb@gmail.com
  • Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India Pillar No:235, PVNR Expressway, SVPNPA Post, Hyderabad- 500052.

Class I – Ex-Officio Members

Class Name and Designation Phone, Fax and Email

Chairman
(Vice Chancellor)

Dr.S.Felix 
Vice-Chancellor

Ph: 04365-256444
Fax: 04365-256443
Mobile: 9443131025
vc@tnfu.ac.in
felix@tnfu.ac.in

Member Secretary
(Registrar)

Dr.A.Srinivasan
Registrar
TNJFU, Nagapattinam

Ph: 04365-256432
Fax: 04365-256433
Mobile: 9443032439
registrar@tnfu.ac.in

Members
(Class – I Ex-officio Members)

 

Dr.K.Gopal, I.A.S.,
Principal Secretary to the Government
Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department
Secretariat
Chennai – 600 009.

Ph: 044-25672937
Fax: 044-25677590
ahsec@tn.gov.in

Dr.G.S.Sameeran, I.A.S.,
Director of Fisheries
State Fisheries Department
Integrated Office Complex for Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department Anna Salai,
Nandanam, Chennai – 600 035.

Ph:
Fax:
coffisheries@gmail.com

Dean
Fisheries College and Research Institute

Dr.B.Sundaramoorthy
Dean
Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi

Ph: 0461-2340554
Fax: 0461-2340574

deanfcrituty@tnfu.ac.in

Dean
Fisheries College and Research Institute

Dr.B.Ahilan
Dean
Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri

Ph: 044-27971556
Fax: 044-27971555
Mobile: 9443002467
deanfcriponneri@tnfu.ac.in

Dean 
Fisheries College and Research Institute

Dr.S.Balasundari
Dean
Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thalainayeru

Ph: 04365-240441
Fax: 04365-240442

deanfcritnayeru@tnfu.ac.in

Dean
College of Fisheries Engineering

Dr.R.Rajendran
Dean In charge
College of Fisheries Engineering
Nagapattinam

Ph: 9443532735
deancofe@tnfu.ac.in

Dean
College Fish Nutrition and Food Technology

Dr. Usha Antony
Dean 
College of Fish Nutrition and Food Technology, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai -600051.

Ph: 9840332311
deancfnft@tnfu.ac.in

Dean 
Basic Sciences

Dr.S.A.Shunmugam
Dean
Institute of Fisheries Post Graduate Studies OMR, Vaniyanchavadi, Chennai

Ph: 044-27470696
Mob: 9894735180
deanipgs@tnfu.ac.in

Directorate of Research

Dr. G.Jeyasekaran
Director of Research
TNJFU, Nagapattinam

Ph: 04365-256437
Fax: 04365-256438
Mobile: 9443471323
dr@tnfu.ac.in

Directorate of Extension Education

Dr.P.Jawahar
Director of Extension Education TNJFU, Nagapattinam

Ph: 04365-256434
Fax: 04365-256436
Mobile: 9487078758
dee@tnfu.ac.in

Controller of Examinations

Dr. M. Rajakumar
Controller of Examinations
TNJFU, Nagapattinam

Ph: 04365-256430
Fax: 04365-256431
Mobile: 9442323749
ce@tnfu.ac.in

Class-II Other Members

Professor to be nominated by the VC on rotational basis

 

Dr.C.B.T.Rajagopalasamy
Professor and Head Dept. of Fish Pathology and Health Management Thoothukudi

Mob: 9994907264
rajagopalasamy@tnfu.ac.in

Dr.P.Velayutham
Dean i/c, FC&RI, Mayiladi

Mob: 9442371077
Fax:
velayutham@tnfu.ac.in

Scientist having special knowledge of practical experience in different aspects of Fisheries

Dr.N.K.Chadha
Head & Principal Scientist
Division of Aquaculture ICAR – Central Institute of Fisheries Education Panch marg. Off. Yari Road Versova, Andheri (West) Mumbai – 400 061.

Mob: 09987891199
nkchadha@cife.edu.in

Dean from an ICAR recognized Fisheries College

Dr.A.Senthil Vel
Dean
College of Fisheries Science Kankanady, Mangaluru Karnataka – 575 002

The Constitution of Research Council Shall be as Follows :

Sl.No Members Name and Address

1

Vice-Chancellor - Chairman

Dr.S.Felix
Vice-Chancellor, TNJFU, Nagai

2

Registrar

Dr.A.Srinivasan
Registrar
TNJFU, Nagapattinam

3

Director of Fisheries or his nominee

Dr.G.S.Sameeran, I.A.S., Director of Fisheries State Fisheries Department Integrated Office Complex for Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department Anna Salai, Nandanam Chennai – 600 035.

4

Director of Research – Member Secretary

Dr.G. Jeyasekaran Director of Research TNJFU, Nagapattinam

5

Dean and Directors of the University

Dr.B.Sundaramoorthy Dean, FC&RI, Thoothukudi
Dr.B.Ahilan Dean, Dr.MGR FC&RI, Ponneri
Dr.R.Rajendran Dean i/c., CoFE, Nagapattinam
Dr.S.A.Shanmugam Dean, Faculty of Basic Sciences,
IFPGS, OMR, Vaniyanchavadi
Dr.S.Balasundari Dean, Dr.MGR FC&RI, Thalainayeru
Dr.P.Velayutham Dean i/c, FC&RI, Mayiladi
Captain S. Viswanathan
Dean, CFNT, Thoothukudi
Dr.P.Jawahar Director of Extension Education TNJFU, Nagapattinam
Dr.R.Senthiladeban Director i/c.,TNJFU Academy, Madhavaram, Chennai
Dr.J.Stephen Sampathkumar Director, DSA, TNJFU, Thanjavur
Dr.N.Neethiselvan Director, DIVF, Mandapam
Dr.N.Felix Director, DIVA, Muttukadu,
Chennai Dr.Usha Antony Dean, CFNFT, Madhavaram

6

Heads of all Research Centres or Stations

8

Project Co-ordinators of all State / ICAR / Other Agencies, research schemes.

9

Two Professors on rotation every year from each of the college campus nominated by the Vice-Chancellor

To be nominated

10

Dr.G. Ananda Ramadass
Scientist-G & Head
Deep Sea Technology National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT)
Velachery-Tambaram Main Road
Narayanapuram, Pallikaranai
Chennai – 600 100
Phone: 044 – 66783388
Fax : 044 – 22460007
Mobile: 9444399818
Email: ramadass@niot.res.in

Dr.V. Arul
Professor and Head
Department of Biotechnology School of Life Sciences
Pondicherry University
Puducherry – 605 014

11

Mrs. Emily Sujirtha Titus
No.50 A, Sabapathy Cross Street
Ayanavaram
Chennai – 600 023
Mobile: 9003028517
Email: emilytitus1990@gmail.com

Dr.M.Rajalakshmi, Ph.D.,
Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt Ltd
Ambattur Industrial Estate
Chennai – 600 058

Mr.Srinivasan, M.Sc. (Mariculture)
Poseidon Biotech
PC-1, I & II Floor,
Mugappair West main Road, Mugappair West,
Chennai – 600 037.

12

Representatives of the sponsoring agencies by the invitation of the Vice-Chancellor from time to time.

The Constitution of Extension Education Council Shall be as Follows :-

Sl.No Members Name and Address
a.

Chairman
(Vice Chancellor)

Dr.S.Felix 
Vice-Chancellor, TNJFU, Nagai

b.

Registrar

Dr.A.Srinivasan
Registrar in-charge
TNJFU, Nagai

c.

Director of Fisheries or his nominee

Dr.G.S.Sameeran, I.A.S.,
Director of Fisheries
State Fisheries Department
Integrated Office Complex for Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department
Anna Salai, Nandanam
Chennai – 600 035.

d.

Director of Extension Education - Member Secretary

Dr.P.Jawahar
Director of Extension Education

e.

Deans and Directors of the University

Dr.B.Sundaramoorthy Dean, FC&RI, Thoothukudi
Dr.B.Ahilan, Dean, Dr.MGR FC&RI, Ponneri
Dr.R.Rajendran Dean i/c., CoFE, Nagapattinam
Dr.S.A.Shanmugam Dean, Faculty of Basic Sciences, IFPGS, OMR, Vaniyanchavadi
Dr.S.Balasundari Dean, Dr.MGR FC&RI, Thalainayeru
Dr.G.Jeyasekaran Director of Research, TNJFU, Nagapattinam
Dr.R.Senthiladeban Director i/c.,TNJFU Academy, Madhavaram, Chennai
Dr.J.Stephen Sampathkumar Director, DSA, TNJFU, Thanjavur
Dr.N.Neethiselvan Director, DIVF, Mandapam
Dr.N.Felix Director, DIVA, Muttukadu, Chennai
Dr.Usha Antony Dean, CFNFT, Madhavaram
Dr.P.Velayutham Dean i/c, FC&RI, Mayiladi
Captain S. Viswanathan Dean, CFNT, Thoothukudi

Other Members
1

Dr.R.Jeyaraman
Professor and Head
Dept. of Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics
FC&RI, Thoothukudi

2

Ms.S.Agnes Daney Angela
Assistant Professor and Head
Dept. of Fisheries Extension
Dr. M.G.R. FC&RI, Ponneri

3

Mrs. T. Uma Maheswari
Assistant Professor
Dr. M.G.R. FC&RI, Thalainayeru, Nagapattinam

4

Mrs. Madhu Saran
Chief Executive Officer
STC Group of Companies & ABC Clinic
No.3, CMM Street
Nungambakkam
Chennai – 600 034
Mobile: 9176644536
Email: info@riverwomen.in

5

Dr. Santhanakrishnan, Ph.D.,
Chief Executive
Marine Technologies
56, M G Road, Shastri Nagar
Thiruvanmiyur
Chennai – 600 041

6

Er. R. Kulasekaran, M.Tech.,
S2, Achuthan Ramanuja Apartment
Trustpuram III Cross Street
Kodampakkam
Chennai – 600 024

Dr.A.G.Ponniah

Director, CIBA (Retired)
  • 044-26161232
  • 9445019555
  • agponniah@gmail.com
  • No.933, Ground Floor, Snowdrops 10th Street, ‘H’ Block, Anna Nagar West Chennai – 600 040

Dr.P.Paulpandian

Fisheries Development Commissioner
  • 011-23386379
  • 011-23386379
  • 09491390937
  • pl_pndn@yahoo.com
  • Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Govt. of India New Delhi

Dr.S.Thilagar

Ex. Vice-Chancellor of TANUVAS

Dr.K.M.Gothandam

Dean
  • 0416-2202574
  • dean.sbst@vit.ac.in
  • School of Bio Sciences and Technology VIT University Vellore – 632 014

Dr. Arun S. Ninawe

Advisor
  • 011-24363501
  • 011-24362884
  • 9868255197
  • ninawe.dbt@nic.in
  • Department of Biotechnology 6-8th Floor, Block-2, CGO Complex New Delhi – 110 003

Dr.R.Kirubagaran

Scientist-G & Head
  • 044-66783418
  • 9444399810
  • kiruba@niot.res.in
  • Marine Biotechnology National Institute of Ocean Technology Velacherry, Tambaram Main Road Narayanapuram, Pallikaranai Chennai – 600 100

Dr.S.M.Shivaprakasha, M.F.Sc., Ph.D.

Director of Extension
  • 08482-245313
  • 09448302597
  • dekvafsu@gmail.com
  • Karnataka Veterinary Animal & Fisheries Sciences University, Nandinagar PB No.6 BIDAR 585 401 Karnataka, India
Sl.No Name and Designation Position
01

Dr. J. Stephen Sampath Kumar
Director
Directorate of Sustainable Aquaculture (DSA)
Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalithaa University
Thanjavur

Chairman

02

Dr. S. David Kingston
Professor and Head
Department of Fisheries Biology and Resource Management
FC&RI, Thoothukudi

Member

03

Dr.R.Santhakumar
Professor
Department of Fisheries Economics, Extension & Statics
FC&RI, Thoothukudi

Member

04

Dr. N. Manimegalai
Associate Professor & Officer – in charge
College of Energy and Environmental Engineering

Member

05

Dr. N. Jayakumar
Associate Professor Department of Fisheries Biology and Resources Management
Dr. M.G.R. Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri

Member

06

Thiru. G. Athinarayanan
Manager
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
TNJFU
Nagapattinam

Member

As Prescribed in Section 26 of the Act , Each Faculty Shall have a Board of Studies with the Following Members :-

  • Dean of the faculty – As Chairman of the Board of Studies
  • Other Deans within the University
  • All Directors of the University
  • Controller of Examination
  • Heads of the Departments of the Concerned Faculty
  • Six Elected Representatives of two from Professors, Associate Professors and Assistant Professors of Faculty
  • Two Experts in the Concerned Subject from Outside the University to be Nominated by the Vice-chancellor

In Accordance with Section 18 of the Act, the Board of Examinations shall be an Authority of University and shall have the Following Members:-

  • Vice-chancellor – Chairman
  • Registrar
  • Dean of Faculty
  • Dean of Colleges
  • Controller of Examination
Sl.No Name and Adress

1

Prof.S.Felix 
Vice-Chancellor and Chairman of the Finance Committee

2

Dr.K.Gopal, I.A.S., 
Principal Secretary to Government
Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department
Secretariat
Chennai – 600 009.

3

Th. S. Krishnan, I.A.S., 
Principal Secretary to the Government Finance Department
Secretariat
Chennai – 600 009.

4

Thiru. M. Joseph Jegan 
Royes Tower 61/30, Kasigarden 2 nd Street
Royapuram
Chennai - 600 013.

5

The Finance Officer 
Member Secretary of the Finance Committee