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Law educator

N. K. Jayakumar, Indian law educator. Advocate: Bar Council of Kerala 1973. Recipient Mannath Krishma Menon medal, Bar Council of Kerala, 1975, Justice K. Nair gold medal, University Kerala, 1973. Member Consumer Vigilance Center, Trivandrum, Drisyavedi Cultural Society; Member of Kerala University Teachers Association (president 2004-2005), Indian Institute Public Administration, Indian Law Institute.

Background

Jayakumar, N. K. was born on October 28, 1948 in Trivandrum, Kerala, India. Son of Padmanabha Pillai and Madhavi Amma.

Education

Master of Arts, Kerala University, 1972. Master of Laws, Cochin University, Kerala, 1975. Master of Philosophy, Jawahamlal Nehru University, Delhi, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy, Kerala University, 1984.

Career

Lecturer Kerala Law Academy, 1976—1985, professor, 1985—1988. Reader and head department law University Kerala, 1988—1990, professor and head, since 1990, dean faculty of law, 1996—2003, chairman board studies, since 1990. Chairman board studies TNDA Law University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, since 2004.

Visiting fellow Australian National University, Canberra, 1987. Visiting professor Vienna University, 1998. Secretary Kerala Legislation Assembly, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Advocate: Bar Council of Kerala 1973.

Works

Membership

Member Consumer Vigilance Center, Trivandrum, Drisyavedi Cultural Society. Member of Kerala University Teachers Association (president 2004-2005), Indian Institute Public Administration, Indian Law Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, music.

Connections

Married Sushakumari Jayakumar, September 15, 1977. 1 child Malavika.

father:
Padmanabha Pillai

mother:
Madhavi Amma

spouse:
Sushakumari Jayakumar

child:
Malavika Jayakumar