M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D
Dr. Joyce Sundarapriya graduated from Women's Christian College, Chennai in 1990 and subsequently completed M. Sc. degree in Botany from the Madras Christian College in 1992. She joined for M. Phil. research in Molecular Biology and Genetics in the same Department in 1993. Her doctoral research at the Department of Botany, Pachaiyappa's College, on the cytotoxic effect of chemical pesticides on onion root meristems and mice foetus in comparison to the effect of neem pesticide in the field of Cytogenetics and obtained Ph. D. degree from the University of Madras in 2000. Dr. Joyce served as a lecturer in the Women's Christian College, Chennai for two years before she joined Madras Christian College in August 2002. She teaches Cell Biology, Molecular Biology and Genetics for the under graduate and post graduate students.