Dr.ShashikalaA.R, has obtained her Bachelors (BSc) and Master’s degree (MSc, Chemistry) from Bangalore University. She has also received MSc engineering degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. She has received PhD degree from Visveswaraya Technological University, Belgaum for the research work “Development of Electrochemical Coatings for Functional Applications” in the year 2010, under the guidance of Dr.A.K.Sharma, Group Director, Thermal Systems group, ISRO Satellite Centre, Bangalore and Prof. Mayanna, Emeritus Professor, Central College, Bangalore University.
Dr.Shashikala A.Rstarted her teaching career in the year 2001, as Lecturer in Chemistry at RLJIT and is currently working as Associate Professor and Head, Allied Sciences. She has about 18 years of Teaching and 5 years of Research experience. She has published 10 papers in peer reviewed National and International Journals and presented/published 12 papers in International and National conferences.He is actively involved in basic and applied research activities.Her research interest is in Development of Corrosion resistant coatings, Synthesis of Bio fuel etc.
Dr.Shashikala A.R has also worked as Convener for 9th Women’s Science congress, held at RLJIT during 5th -7th November 2016.She has worked as Editor in Chief for College Magazine Smruthi-17 & 18, and is also actively involved in other academic work. He is a life member of many scientific and professional bodies.She is also working as AICTE and VTU coordinator from past four years.