Dr. Jijoy Joseph

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics

@  jijoy-at-universitycollege.ac.in


Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. done at CSIR – National Institute of Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram in 2011 (Thesis entitled “Chaos Game Representation for genome sequence analysis” )
  • M.Sc. Mathematics from University College, Thiruvananthapuram in 2003

Area of Interest (Teaching)

  • Topology, Calculus


  • Assistant Professor at University College, Thiruvananthapuram (Nov 2012 – till date)
  • Assistant Professor at BJM Government College, Chavara (June 2012- Nov 2012)
  • Assistant Professor at Govt. Polytechnic College, Kottayam (2011-2012)
  • Assistant Professor at Govt. Engineering College, Idukki (2010-2011)
  • Assistant Professor at TKM Engineering College, Kollam (2009-2010)
  • Assistant Professor at St. Aloysius College, Edathua (2008-2009)
  • CSIR-JRF/SRF at NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram (2003-2008)
  • Guest Faculty at Govt. Engineering College Barton Hill (2003)

Additional Responsibilities

  • Convenor, Website and Payroll Committee
  • Member, IQAC
  • Member, Admission Committee
  • Tutor, BSc Mathematics 2020 Admission
  • Member, The Institute of Mathematics Research and Training, Thiruvananthapuram

Positions Held

  • NSS Programme Officer, BJM Govt. College, Chavara

Journal Publications

  • Jijoy Joseph, Roschen Sasikumar: Chaos game representation for comparison of whole genomes. BMC Bioinformatics. 7: 243 (2006)

Books (edited/chapter)

  • Longhinos, Biju & Pshenichny, Cyril & Anokhin, V. & Joseph, Jijoy & Koneva, Sophie & Chauhan, Teena. (2018). Modeling of Geological Evolution of the Gulf of Mannar Area, South India, by the Event Bush Method. 10.4018/978-1-5225-5261-1.ch009.
  • Sasikumar, Roschen & Joseph, Jijoy & Peschek, Günter. (2011). An Alternate Hypothesis for the Origin of Mitochondria. 10.1007/978-94-007-0388-9_3.