Dr. K. Jyothi has been working as an Assistant Professor at Kalasalingam University for the past year. She has completed her PhD thesis entitled ‘Defective Phospholipid Metabolism and Enhanced Phospholipase A2 Activity by N, N-Dimethylformamide Induced Hepatotoxicity in Male Wistar Rats’ under the guidance of Dr. Vasanthi Nachiappan, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India. She has research experience in the broad areas of toxicology and biochemistry. She has been a recipient of a Junior Research Fellowship from UGC-RGNF, Government of India. She has had a few publications in reputed journals. Her current research focuses on lipid metabolism in toxic conditions.