Assistant Professor
Department of Botany and Biotechnology
Bishop Moore College
Kerala, India, 689110
Email –
Cyril Bhavan
Sasthamcotta P.O
Kerala, India, 690521
Mobile – 9496241136


  • Master of Science in Botany, CMS College, Kottayam, M.G. University – 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Botany, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikkara, University of Kerala –2007

Research Experience

  • Worked as a JRF in the research project entitled ‘Systematic Documentation of Traditional Knowledge Related to Plants Used Fore, Food, AYUSH and Indigenous Medicine’ in the JNTBGRI, Palode from 04/05/2011 to 01/05/2012.

Research Interests

  • Plant diversity, Plant taxonomy and Phytochemistry

Teaching Experience

  • Worked as Guest faculty in Department of Botany at D. B. College, Sasthamcotta, Kollam (2012-2013).
  • Working as Assistant Professor in the Post Graduate Department of Botany and Biotechnology, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikara, Kerala, since 5th December 2013.

Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Raju, R., Thomas, R.P., Thomas, M., Kiran V.S. and Paul, J. Antibacterial activities of some indian tralatitious plant extracts. International Journal of Research in Botany. Volume 4, issue 1, pp.6-8, 2014.
  • Book

    • Thomas, R.P., Paul, J., Sreekumar K.R, Ramachandran, A. and Raju, R. Florill: Flora on the Campus Hill. Vidhya Nikshapam, CMS college and Kerala state Biodiversity Board, 2014. ISBN 978-81-925991-0-6


    • 17th rank in CSIR/NET (2013 June)
    • Column writer mRNA – Indigenous Insights - (a multidisciplinary newsletter) ISSN 2319-2747
    • Personal Details

    • Date of Birth - 31‐ 05‐1987
    • Nationality - Indian
    • Languages Known - English, Hindi, Malayalam
    • Computer Skills - MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop