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Botanist , educator , zoologist

Krishnamoorthy Machina, Indian zoologist, botanist, educator. Fellow, University Grants Commission, 1979-1983. Member of Indian Science Congress Association, National Environmental Science Academy (life), Society Biosciences (life).

Background

Machina, Krishnamoorthy was born on June 6, 1951 in Mangalore, India. Son of Machina Narayana Rao and Narayana Rao Thulasi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mysore University, 1972. Master of Science, Mysore University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Mangalore University, 1984.

Career

Lecturer in zoology St. Aloysius College, Mangalore, India, 1976, Poornaprajna College, Mangalore, 1976—1979. Lecturer in botany Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College, Ujire, India, 1982—1983. Lecturer in biosciences Mangalore University, Mangalore, 1983—1993, senior lecturer in biosciences, 1993—1995, reader in biosciences, 1995—2003, professor biosciences, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Indian Science Congress Association, National Environmental Science Academy (life), Society Biosciences (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, playing, nature watching, music.

Connections

Married Krishnamoorthy Savitha, November 26, 1986. Children: Hemanth Kumar, Machina Krishnamoorthy.

father:
Machina Narayana Rao

mother:
Narayana Rao Thulasi

spouse:
Krishnamoorthy Savitha

child:
Hemanth Kumar Machina

child:
Machina Krishnamoorthy Machina