Selwin Joseyphus Raphael | Human Factors | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Selwin Joseyphus Raphael, Human Factors, Best Researcher Award

Doctorate at Mar Ivanios College (Autonomous), India

Dr. Selwin Joseyphus Raphael is an accomplished academic with a Ph.D. in Chemistry specializing in Inorganic Chemistry from Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. He has over 14 years of experience in both research and teaching roles post-Ph.D. Currently serving as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Mar Ivanios College (Autonomous), Dr. Raphael has made significant contributions to the field of chemistry through his research endeavors and academic engagements. His educational journey includes a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Chemistry from St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli, and a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Chemistry from Annai Velankanni College, Tholyavattam, both affiliated with Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.

Dr. Raphael’s areas of expertise encompass inorganic chemistry, nanoscience, and nanotechnology. He has received recognition for his academic achievements, including the Distinguished Alumnus Award from St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli, and the Intellectual of the Year Award from Rifacimento International, Delhi. As a life member of several professional bodies like the American Nano Society (ANS) and Materials Research Society of India (MRSI), he remains actively engaged in the advancement of chemical research and education.



Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

  • Field: Chemistry – Inorganic Chemistry
  • Institution: Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli
  • Completion Year: March 2009

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

  • Field: Chemistry
  • Institution: St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli
  • University: Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli
  • Completion Year: April 2003

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

  • Field: Chemistry
  • Institution: Annai Velankanni College, Tholyavattam
  • University: Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli
  • Completion Year: April 2001

Professional Experience:

Dr. Selwin Joseyphus Raphael is an accomplished academic and researcher specializing in Inorganic Chemistry. With over 14 years of research experience post-Ph.D. and around 14 years of teaching experience, he has made significant contributions to the field of Chemistry. Currently serving as an Assistant Professor at Mar Ivanios College (Autonomous), Dr. Raphael has also held teaching positions at institutions such as St. John’s College, Anchal, and Noorul Islam University, Kumaracoil, Thuckalay. He has undertaken diverse roles, including serving as the First Year Coordinator and Head of the Department of Chemistry at Marthandam College of Engineering & Technology, Kuttakuzhi, T.N. Additionally, he has engaged in collaborative research projects with international institutions like FunGlass, Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, and Dhofar University, Oman. Dr. Raphael’s professional journey reflects a deep commitment to research excellence, teaching, and international collaboration in the field of Chemistry.

Research Interest:

Dr. Selwin Joseyphus Raphael’s research interests encompass a wide range of topics within the realm of Chemistry, with a particular focus on Inorganic Chemistry. His research endeavors include investigations into advanced materials, nanoscience, and nanotechnology, exploring novel synthesis methods, characterization techniques, and applications of inorganic compounds in various fields. Additionally, he is interested in the development of functional materials with tailored properties for applications in catalysis, energy storage, environmental remediation, and biomedical sciences. Dr. Raphael’s research contributions also extend to interdisciplinary areas, collaborating on projects that integrate chemistry with materials science, nanotechnology, and environmental science, aiming to address contemporary challenges and contribute to scientific advancements with societal impact.

Publication Top Noted:

Antibacterial and antifungal studies on some Schiff base complexes of zinc (II)

  • Authors: SJ Raphael, MS Nair
  • Journal: Mycobiology
  • Year: 2008
  • Volume: 36
  • Issue: 2
  • Pages: 93-98
  • Cited By: 216

Synthesis, characterization, antifungal, antibacterial and DNA cleavage studies of some heterocyclic Schiff base metal complexes

  • Authors: MS Nair, D Arish, R Selwin J
  • Journal: Journal of Saudi Chemical Society
  • Year: 2012
  • Volume: 16
  • Issue: 1
  • Pages: 83-88
  • Cited By: 207

Synthesis and characterization of Co (II), Ni (II), Cu (II) and Zn (II) complexes of tridentate Schiff base derived from vanillin and DL-α-aminobutyric acid

  • Authors: MS Nair, R Selwin J
  • Journal: Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy
  • Year: 2008
  • Volume: 70
  • Issue: 4
  • Pages: 168
  • Cited By: 168

Synthesis, characterization and biological studies of some Co (II), Ni (II) and Cu (II) complexes derived from indole-3-carboxaldehyde and glycylglycine as Schiff base ligand

  • Authors: R Selwin J, MS Nair
  • Journal: Arabian Journal of Chemistry
  • Year: 2010
  • Volume: 3
  • Issue: 4
  • Pages: 195-204
  • Cited By: 144

Synthesis and characterization of some Schiff base transition metal complexes derived from vanillin and L (+) alanine

  • Authors: R Selwin J, CJ Dhanaraj, MS Nair
  • Journal: Transition Metal Chemistry
  • Year: 2006
  • Volume: 31
  • Issue: 6
  • Pages: 699-702
  • Cited By: 100

Leonora Angeles | Labour Conditions Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Leonora Angeles, Labour Conditions Award, Best Researcher Award

Doctorate at UBC SCARP-GRSJ, Canada

Dr. Leonora Angeles is a distinguished scholar and educator with expertise in political science, women’s studies, community planning, and social justice. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Studies from Queen’s University, complemented by a diverse educational background that includes a Diploma in Women and Development from the Institute of Planning Studies at the University of Nottingham. Dr. Angeles has held teaching positions at prestigious institutions worldwide, including the University of the Philippines, De La Salle University, Queen’s University, and the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver. Throughout her career, she has received numerous awards and accolades for her outstanding contributions to teaching, scholarship, and service. Dr. Angeles’ research interests center on gender equality, community development, participatory planning, and human rights advocacy, with a focus on promoting social justice and empowering marginalized populations. She is recognized for her commitment to fostering positive social change and creating more inclusive and equitable societies through her scholarly endeavors.



Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Political Science

  • University: University of the Philippines
  • Year: 1984

Diploma in Women and Development

  • Institution: Institute of Planning Studies, University of Nottingham
  • Year: 1986

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Political Science

  • University: University of the Philippines
  • Year: 1989

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Political Studies

  • University: Queen’s University
  • Year: 1995

Professional Experience:

Dr. Leonora Angeles possesses a wealth of professional experience in academia, spanning several prestigious institutions across the globe. Her career began with roles as a Lecturer in Women’s Studies at the Institute of Women’s Studies, St. Scholastica’s College, Manila, and as a Lecturer in Political Science at the Department of Political Science, De La Salle University. She furthered her academic journey by assuming positions as a Lecturer/Instructor at the Department of Political Science, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, and as a Teaching Assistant at the Women’s Studies Program, Queen’s University. Dr. Angeles’ career trajectory continued to ascend as she held positions ranging from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor and Lecturer at esteemed institutions such as the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, and the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver. Throughout her professional journey, Dr. Angeles has demonstrated a commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service, making significant contributions to her field and inspiring colleagues and students alike.

Research Interest:

Dr. Leonora Angeles’ research interests encompass a broad range of topics within the fields of political science, women’s studies, community planning, social justice, and human rights. She is particularly interested in exploring issues related to gender equality, women’s empowerment, and the intersectionality of race, class, and gender in society. Additionally, Dr. Angeles has a keen interest in community development, participatory planning processes, and the role of grassroots movements in promoting social change and sustainable development. Her research often delves into examining policies and practices aimed at addressing inequalities and promoting inclusive governance structures. Dr. Angeles is also passionate about human rights advocacy, with a focus on marginalized and vulnerable populations, and she actively engages in research that contributes to advancing social justice and promoting human dignity. Overall, Dr. Angeles’ research agenda is driven by a commitment to scholarship that fosters positive social transformation and empowers individuals and communities to create more just and equitable societies.

Publication Top Noted:

Title: Empathy and inclusive public safety in the city: Examining LGBTQ2+ voices and experiences of intersectional discrimination

  • Authors: LC Angeles, J Roberton
  • Journal: Women’s Studies International Forum
  • Volume: 78
  • Page: 102313
  • Year: 2020
  • Citation count: 31

Title: Feminism and nationalism: The discourse on the woman question and politics of the women’s movement in the Philippines

  • Author: LC Angeles
  • Thesis Type: MA (Political Science) Thesis
  • Institution: University of the Philippines, Diliman
  • Year: 1989
  • Citation count: 30

Title: The Philippines: Decentralization, Local Governments, and Citizen Action

  • Authors: LC Angeles, F Magno
  • Book: Decentralization, democratic governance, and civil society in comparative perspectives
  • Year: 2004
  • Citation count: 24

Title: The rural–urban equity nexus of Metro Manila’s water system

  • Authors: PC Torio, LM Harris, LC Angeles
  • Book: Rural–Urban Water Struggles
  • Pages: 35-48
  • Year: 2020
  • Citation count: 23

Title: New issues, new perspectives: Implications for international development studies

  • Author: L Angeles
  • Journal: Canadian Journal of Development Studies/Revue canadienne d’études du …
  • Year: 2004
  • Citation count: 23