Dean of Staff & Student Welfare (SSW)

Dr. S. Ally Sornam

Dr. S. Ally Sornam, M.A., MLIS., Ph.D., is Associate Professor and Head of the PG and Research Department of Library Information Science. She has 33 years of teaching and 15 years of research experience. Her specializations are Library Management, Information Marketing and Knowledge Management.

She has guided 6 Ph.Ds. and another 8 Ph.Ds are under guidance. She has published 60 articles in reputed National and International Journals and 85 papers in National and International Conference Proceedings. She has edited 6 books authored 2 and completed one UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project. She has organized 7 National Conferences. She has been the recipient of Best Research Paper and Best Researcher Awards. She is a regular resource person for UGC, ICSSR, State and Central Government sponsored orientation and refresher courses. She is a Life member of ILA, IATLIS, MALA and SALIS.

She has prepared course materials for distance education programme for BLIS and MLIS for Bharathidasan University, Periyar University, Pondicherry University, Sri Venakateswara University. She has been a Board of Study member for the Universities in Tamil Nadu which impart LIS Education. She has been a member of manpower assessment committees for LIS.

She is a free lance writer for Christian Magazines. She was in Hawai, USA for a month to attend a Leadership Training Programme organized by Haggai Institute, USA.


Ph.D.2004Bharathidasan University, Trichy
MLIS 1984Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
M.A(English)1992Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
B.Sc. Zoology1981Sarah Tucker College, Tirunelveli


YearDesignation & college/University
1984-1989Assistant Professor,Bishop Heber College, Trichy
1989 – till dateAssociate Professor & Head,Bishop Heber College, Trichy
2008-2010Dean of Science,Bishop Heber College, Trichy
2008-2012Co-ordinator – IGNOU - CS,Bishop Heber College, Trichy
2008 – till dateMember Secretary, Academic council, Bishop Heber College, Trichy
2008 – till dateDean of Research & Development, Bishop Heber College, Trichy

Contact Details

Email :

Hand Phone : 9443856214