Dr. K. Chandrasekar
NameDr. K. Chandrasekar
DesignationProject Scientist B

Area Of Specialization

Marine Mammals

Area Of Reserach

Ecology and Conservation of Marine Mammals

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Awards Recognization

  • Best Research Paper Award for “Breeding Biology of the Saltwater Crocodile Crocodylus porosus (Schneider, 1801)” at Madras Christian College, Chennai.

Education Details

  • M.Sc., Marine Biology & Oceanography (2006-08).
  • M.Phil. Marine Biology & Oceanography (2008-2010).
  • Ph.D. Marine Biology & Oceanography (2011-2014)

Career details/position

  • Marine Mammal Observer, ADNOC-CGG, Abu Dhabi (2016-17) CGG-ADNOC
  • Abu Dhabi (UAE); Project Assistant-III
  • CSIR-CSMCRI, India (2015-2016) CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar
  • India.;Junior Research Fellow (2014-2015), Zoological Survey of India, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India;
  • Project Fellow, (2013-2014), Centre of Advanced Study in Marine Biology Annamalai University, India;
  • Project Associate, (2012-2013) Centre for Environment Education (CEE), India;
  • Junior Research Fellow (2011-2012), Gujarat Ecological Education and Research (GEER) Foundation, Gujarat, Gandhinagar, India;
  • Guest Lecturer, (2010-2011) Madurai Kamaraj University, India; Research Internship, (2008) ATREE, Bengaluru, India.