Anto Joseph received his Master’s degree in Botany and Plant science technology from National Institute of Plant Science Technology (NIPST), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. He joined the Department of Botany as Assistant Professor on 06 June 2019. His area of interest includes Plant molecular biology and Biochemistry, Third generation biofuels, Plant Immunology, Mycology and plant-microbe interaction.


Current Position

Assistant Professor (Since June 06, 2019)

PG and Research Department of Botany,

Sacred Heart College (Autonomous), Thevara

Kochi-682013, Kerala, India.


Previous Positions 

Junior Research Fellow, CSIR- NBRI, Lucknow.

Junior Project fellow, JNTBGRI, Thiruvanathapuram.

Guest lecturer, Dept. of Botany, Marthoma College, Chungathara



M.Sc (Botany and Plant Science technology) –NIPST, M.G University, Kerala (2014-16).

B. Sc (Botany) St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry, Kottayam, Kerala (2011-14).