Associated Dean of Research

"Research is creating new Knowledge"

Neil Armstrong


Monitoring of all the research projects being conducted in the dental college from time to time to time through the logbook and logsheets respectively every 3 months.

To convene the scientific review board periodically for projects proposal review and approval

Research Methodology is a subject for many UG and all the PG & PHD scholars & is expected to complete the paper before they start their research work.

Creating opportunity to promote Inter-Disciplinary Research (Special credits are given forPG students if they select interdisciplinary projects as well as community oriented projects).

Credits are given for each UG/PG publication in peer reviewed journals.

Students are encouraged to participate in National and International conferences/competitions. Mentors ensure that students participate in at least one event each semester outside the campus and present their research outcomes.

To monitor and encourage   grant writing for various funding agencies

To conduct Saveetha Transdisciplinary annual research summit (STAR ) summit for UG’s and PG’s.



The Working paper series

Regular Research seminars

Consultation with the local business community to identify research opportunities

Provision of funding support for research activities

Research training workshops for staff

Research Mentoring

Establishment and Monitoring of centres of excellence

Provision of incentives to promote quality research outcomes

Awards for recognising research excellence

Performance Indicators

Key indicators: refereed publications

Research grants and other income

Research awards.


Mrs.Sudha Ganapathy Chairperson – Social Science No.5-D, Sunflower, Ceebros Garden, No.38, Arcot Road, Chennai – 600092.

Dr.R.Vijayaraghavan Member Secretary Pharmacology Director (Research), SU

Dr.M.F.Baig Member-Clinician Dentistry Dean of Faculties, SDC, SU

Dr.A.Nalini Member – Medical Ethics Director (Education), SU

Dr.V.Anandh Member – Physiotherapy Principal, SCPT, SU

Dr.B.W.C.Sathiyasekharan Member – Community Medicine Professor (Community Medicine) SRMC&RI, SRMU Porur, Chennai – 116.

Dr.P.Mangala Gowri Member – Nursing Principal, SCON, SU

Dr.C.B.Tharani Member – Pharmacology Prof. & Head, Dept. of Pharmacology, SMC, SU

Dr.P.G.Gopi Member – Biostatistics Professor (Biostatistics) Department of Research, SU

Dr.K.K.Shantha Sundari Member – Clinician Dentistry Professor of Orthodontics, SDC, SU

Mrs. Shinu Balima Member – Scientist Lecturer, BRULAC, SDC, SU

Mr.D.Krisshna Kumar Member – Advocate Pandu Klix Plaza, 25 M&N, First Floor 330, Thambu Chetty Street, Chennai – 600001.

Mr.M.Saravanan Member – Non-Scientific Staff Finance Officer, SU

Mrs.Girija Kumarbabu Member – Social Science AJ147, Golden Aster, 9th Main Road, Anna Nagar, Chennai – 600040.