Mr Kiran Vati K is a Lecturer at Department of Zoology, St. Aloysius College (Autonomous) Mangaluru, also pursuing Ph.D. at Department of Applied Zoology, Mangalore university. His research is in the field of Ecology, Diversity, Nesting Behavior of Wasp insects. Other fields of interest are Toxicology, Cancer biiology.and Medical Parasitology. Served as Academic Council Member of Mangalore University from 2014 to 2016 and Internal Quality Assessment Committee (IQAC) member of Mangalore University from 2015 to 2018.
Received M.Sc in Applied Zoology from Mangalore university. Additional qualification like - Advance Diploma in Bioinformatics, Short term training course in Basic and Advance Plant Tissue culture techniques, Training in Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Risk Assessment to Humans (drugs, pesticides,cosmetics & food additives) from Biocon. Published one research paper and presented six research papers in National and International conferences.
Industrial Experience: Underwent training in animal handling, various toxicity studies on different animal models from Advinus Therapeutics, and Syngene International - Biocon company, Bangaluru.
Wildlife observer, Insect photographer, have published 8 articles on insects in Kannada weekly magazine and English Newspapers. Delivered 6 Guest lectures about various topics of insects at different colleges.