Dr. R. Gayathri assumed the post of Principal, T. S. Narayaswami college of Arts & Science, Navalur, Chennai on 12th June, 2015. She had been working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry in T. S. Narayanaswami College, Navalur, Chennai for about 5 years. Dr.Gayathri has more than 10 years experience of teaching Biochemistry & Bio-informatics for both under graduate & post graduate students. She possesses around 5 years of research experience, using cutting edge technology, in the field of Cancer Biology. She has published 8 papers in international journals related to her research work in Hepato-carcinogenis (Liver Cancer). She has completed her M.Sc., M.Phil. and full time Ph.D., in the Department of Medical Biochemistry from Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras (Tharamani campus, Chennai). She has qualified in CSIR-NET(National Eligliblity Test) for Life Sciences, conducted by UGC . Dr. Gayathri has qualified for PG Diploma in Bio-informatics from Bharathiar University and she is presently working as Doctoral guide for Ph.D., student in Karpagam University, Coimbatore. She also delivers Guest Lectures in various colleges. Dr. Gayathri actively involves in organizing and compering events like Annual day and college functions. She also performs Master of Ceremony for various cultural events, as a passion, both in English & Classical Tamil. Dr.Gayathri would like to contribute for the overall development of T. S. Narayanaswami College of Arts & Science, using her incisive knowledge, creativity & human relationship skills.Having high level of self discipline, she would like to inculcate & ensure discipline, at all levels. She banks upon her integrity, sincerity, strategic approach & hardworking capacity to execute any assignment. Being a team personality, she gets along well with her colleagues, genuinely puts forth her views & also tries to make all of them contribute effectively, to their best potential. As a person passionate about high standards in education, she will strive to develop all the students, focusing on optimising their strength & overcoming their weaknesses.Effective communicating skills, both in English & Tamil will help her to interact, convey & achieve desired results.Above all, she is confident of improving our Institution standing, so as to reach high levels of competency not only in academics, but also in other extra curricular aspects like Culture & Sports.Dr. Gayathri finds her new assignment as Principal, very interesting, highly challenging and invigorating. She finds trouble shooting of unexpected day to day issues, as defacto requirement of Management in an Educational Institution like ours, which make it even more exciting. Dr.Gayathri feels that with her dynamic leadership, she can contribute a lot for the development of T. S. Narayanaswami college of Arts & Science & make it a center for Excellence in Education with valuable support of students, staff & Management.