Dr. Mini Chacko
Dr.Mini Chacko assumes office as the third Principal of Baker College for Women at a most strategic point. Academia in the pandemic world demands dynamic vision and planning which will hopefully be fulfilled through Dr.Mini Chacko. She is a seasoned educator with over 30 years of experience in the field of education. Her illustrious academic profile includes a post graduation in Botany from Presidency College, Madras University and a Doctorate in Botany from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. She started her career with Women’s Christian College, Madras, in 1988, as Assistant Professor of Botany. Later, she joined CMS College, Kottayam as Assistant Professor at the Department of Botany in 1993. She has held positions demanding immense command, control and organizations in and out of the college. She headed the Department of Botany, CMS College from 2016 to 2019 and subsequently served as the Vice Principal and Controller of Examinations of CMS College from 2018 till her retirement in 2021.
She is on the apex advisory of many leading organizations and has served as Consultant Botanist of Miracle Green Herbal Nutriments and Exporters Private Limited and Faculty Coordinator of Social forestry Extension Programme in association with Kerala Forests and Wildlife Department. She is educationally enlightened and open to pedagogical changes to create a positive and challenging learning environment. A dynamic and versatile personality, she is an ebullient source of energy to the people around her.