Dr Vennapusa Sivaranjana Reddy
Associate Professor (Chemistry)
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XII Class Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Lepakshi, Anantapur Dist., A. P (1999)
B.Sc              Government Arts College, Kadapa, S. V. University Tirupati, A.P (2000-2003)
M. Sc. University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (2003-2005)
Ph. D University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (Supervisor: Prof. Susanta Mahapatra), Andhra Pradesh (2005-2010)



Professional Experience

December 2022 - Present

May 2015 – December 2022 

Associate Professor, IISER TVM

Assistant Professor, IISER TVM

April 2013 – April 2015 ITbM Postdoctoral Fellow, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
(Mentor: Prof. Stephan Irle)
Dec 2012 – March 2013 CREST Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Nagoya University Nagoya, Japan
(Mentor: Prof. Stephan Irle)
May 2011 – Oct 2012

Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Heidelberg University Heidelberg, Germany
(Mentor: Prof. Horst Koeppel)

ORCID: 0000-0002-8252-9586 




  • Early Career Research Award (2016) from SERB
  • Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Qualified in GATE-2005 (Chemistry) with an All India Rank 6 (99.83 percentile)
  • Qualified in UGC-CSIR exam-2005, and appeared for Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Fellowship exam
  • Awarded merit-scholarship for being in top 5 in the class during M. Sc. at University of Hyderabad