Dr. janakiram P has obtained his Ph.D in Zoology from Andhra University , Visakhapatnam , India in the year 1999 and continued his post-doctoral studies in the same University. He is working as an Assistant Professor( Senior) in the division of fish pathology, Dept. of Marine Living Resources, Andhra University. He has published 16 research papers in National and International journals. He has been serving as one of the reviewers for the Indian Journal of Fisheries.