Dr Padma P, Principal, SSV College Joined as Lecturer of the Department of Chemistry, S S V College in 1989. She had her M.Phil in 1996 and Ph.D in 2009 from Cochin University of Science Ans Technology. She was the Principal Investigator for a Minor Research Project sponsored by UGC, which was completed during 2011-12. She is having a number of Publications in National and International Journals and paper presentations in National and International Seminars to her credit. She was promoted as Associate Professor in the year 2006. She was the Head of the Postgraduate Department of Chemistry since 2014. She is an authorized Research Guide of MG University. She was member of IQAC and UGC Cell of the College from 2008 to 2013. She is serving as a member of College Council since 2014. She is a member of PTA Executive Council of the College since 2016. She held positions as Science Forum Convener, IQAC Coordinator and Vice Principal of the College in the Academic Year 2017-18.