Dr. Jessen George assumed office as the Principal of Rev. Jacob Memorial Christian College (RJMCC) in the month of July 2020. He obtained his M. Sc. Degree in Microbiology from Bangalore University (2005) with first class and PhD degree in Life Sciences (2016) from Department of Water and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, J. S. S Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysore, Karnataka, India.
His major research interest is Microbial Risk Assessment. He is a recipient of “Young Environmentalist Award” (2014) from International Congress of Environmental Research (ICER), Recipient of Sr. Research Fellowship (SRF)-ICMR (2013), Recipient of Post Graduate Fellowship-TWAS-CAS (2012-2013) from The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and Recipient of J. S. S University Research Fellowship (2011). Dr. Jessen has research experience of 15 years in the field of Environmental Microbiology. He has published more than 50 papers in National & International repute.