ISSN (Online): 2456-6268
Journal of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Journal of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Executive Members

Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences


Executive Members


Dr. Naveen Kumar B.T.

President of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor, Department of Aquatic Environment, College of Fisheries, Guru AngadDev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana- 141 004, Punjab, India

About me


Over 6 years of Teaching & Research experience in Fisheries Science. Presently working on Aquatic animal disease diagnosis, development of farmer level, simple and rapid diagnostic kit, vaccine development for finfish and shellfish diseases and cell line development



Dr. S.K. Grisha

Vice President of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor, Department of Fisheries Microbiology, College of Fisheries, Mangalore 575002, Karnataka, India

About me


Over 5 years of Administration experience as Assistant Director of Fisheries and 6 years of Teaching & Research experience in Fisheries Science. Presently working on disease diagnosis of Aquatic Animals specifically Shrimp and Fish



Dr. Honnananda, B.R.

Vice President of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor, College of Fisheries, Kabirdham, Chhattisgarh Kamdhenu Vishwavidyalaya (CGKV) Chhattisgarh- 491995

About me


Over 8 years of Administration experience and Teaching & Research experience in Fisheries Science.



Dr. RajreddyPatil

Vice President of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Senior Product Manager

Genaxy Scientific Pvt. Ltd.

About me

Over 10 years of Research and Administration experience in the field of Life Science.



Dr. Pradeep L Doddamani

Vice President of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Director of Fisheries,

Govt. of Karnataka

About me

Over 4 years of Administration experience as Assistant Director of Fisheries.



Dr. Jitendra Kumar

General Secretary of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor, College of Fisheries, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana- 141004, Punjab, India

About me


Over 5 years of teaching and research experience in the areas of Fisheries Resource Management, RS & GIS, ICT, Biodiversity, Inland and Marine Fisheries.

Chief Editor of Journal of Fisheries and Life Sciences (ISSN: 2456-6268) {2016 to till date}



Dr. Kumar Naik, A. S.

Treasurer of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor, Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, College of Fisheries, Mangalore – 575002, Karnataka, India

About me


Over 5 years of Administration experience as Assistant Director of Fisheries and 6 years of Teaching & Research experience in Fisheries Science.

Presently working on Fisheries Resource Management, RS & GIS, Mangrove Biodiversity, Inland and Marine Fisheries.



Dr. Mohan Kumar B.

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Associate Professor, Nitte University Centre for Stem Cell Research & Regenerative Medicine (NUCSReM), K. S. Hegde Medical Academy (KSHEMA), Nitte (Deemed to be University), Deralakatte, Mangaluru-575018, Karnataka

About me


Over 15 years of research experience in the areas of developmental biology, stem cells and translational medicine.

Working to harness the immense potential of adult stem cells in human medicine for the better treatment of various disorders and diseases.

Chief Editor of Journal of Fisheries and Life Sciences (ISSN: 2456-6268) {2018 to till date}


Dr. Raj Naresh Gopal

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Dy. Director, Division of Fisheries

National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) (A Statutory Corporation under Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India), New Delhi -110016, India

About me


Over 10 years of Administration experience. Former: Sr. Executive (Tech.), NFDB, MoA&FW, GoI, Hyderabad, India. Former: Assistant Director of Fisheries, Dept. of Fisheries, Govt. of U.P., India. Former: Technical Assistant, ICAR-RCER, MoA&FW, GoI, Patna, Bihar, India



Dr. Prakash Patil

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Assistant Professor

SDM Biomedical Research Center, Manjushree Block

SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital Campus, Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka - 580009

About me


About 10 years of teaching and research experience in the areas of molecular biology, biotechnology, RNA biology, immunology and zebrafish model development.

Chief Editor of Journal of Fisheries and Life Sciences (ISSN: 2456-6268) {2016 to 2017}

Expertised in monoclonal antibody production, antibody phage display technique, simple diagnostic kit development, zebrafish models for human congenital diseases

Currently involved in the generation of human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)



Dr. Manas H.M.

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:


Scientist, Pelagic Fisheries Division, Visakhapatnam Regional Centre of CMFRI, ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh - 530003, India

About me


Over 5 year of research experience in Open water fisheries and fisheries resource management, fish taxonomy, fisheries policy formulation, fish stock assessment and seaweed resource mapping.



Mr. Vijaykumar M.E.

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Mr. M. E. Vijaykumar, Technical Officer

Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, ICAR, Govt. of India. Hesaraghatta, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

About me


Over 10 year of research experience in Inland water fisheries and fisheries resource management, biodiversity assessment and water quality analysis.



Dr. Harsha Nayak

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Dr. HarshaNayak, Assistant Professor (C), Fisheries Research and Information Centre (Inland), Hesaraghatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

About me


Over 5 year of research experience in Inland & Marine fisheries and biodiversity assessment, heavy metal and water quality analysis.



Dr. Sruthisree C.

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Dr. Shruthi C., Assistant Professor (C), Fisheries Research and Information Centre (Inland),Bela, Ankola, Karnataka, India

About me


Over 5 year of research experience in Inland & Marine fisheries and biodiversity assessment, heavy metal and water quality analysis.



Mr. Himashu Sekhar Swain

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Mr. Himanshu Sekhar Swain, Scientist,
ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute


Barrackpore, Kolkata-700120, India

About me

Over 5 year of research experience in Inland Capture fisheries and biodiversity assessment, breeding and cage culture.



Mr. Ravi Kumar

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Mr. Ravi Kumar, Scientist (Fisheries Resource Management), ICAR- Mahatma Gandhi Integrated Farming Research, Institute, Piprakothi, Motihari (East Champaran) - 845429 Bihar, India

About me


Over 5 year of research experience in marine fisheries, Freshwater fish biology, fish taxonomy, fish population dynamics, fish biodiversity assessment and Aquaculture.



Ms. Chitra Soman

Member of Society of Fisheries and Life Sciences

Present Designation:

Research Scholar, FRHPHM Division,

ICAR- Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Versova, Andheri (W), Mumbai- 400061, Maharashtra, India

About me


Over 3 years of research and teaching experience in the areas of DNA Barcoding, Fisheries Resource Management, Marine Fisheries and Ocean acidification effects on bivalves.

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