The Department of Biotechnology of K L University, Vijayawada is headed by Dr. K. Srinivasulu.He completed his B.Sc. degree in Microbiology, Biochemistry and Food Science.He completed M.Sc. degree in Microbiology from Marathwada University where he stood first and received a Gold Medal in M.Sc. Microbiology. He holds an M.Tech degree in Biotechnology and a Ph.D in cancer Biology from Acharya Nagarjuna University.
He is a seasoned academician with 13 years of academic and research experience to his credit. At present he is mentoring two full time and four part time Ph.D. scholars. He published 15 research articles in national and international peer reviewed journals. He is a member of the editorial board of several national and international journals. His research interests include identifying novel metabolites from the genus actinomycetes, endophytes and chemo prevention of life style related diseases like Cancer.
He is an active and a self-motivated individual who encourages his colleagues and students to participate in philanthropic and social activities. He distributes food, books and stationery to students in orphanages seen around the University at regular intervals. He leads by example in dedication towards academics and research by working along with students and staff to achieve the best of results.