An Associate Professor with the Dept. of English, Malabar Christian College, Calicut, Kerala, India since 1989, he is the recipient of four awards - Rotary Best Teacher Award in 2015, Best Techno Faculty Award 2014 ( ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu). This award was secured after an All India competition of over 2000 teachers using ICT in their classrooms. Two Honor Mentions are from Malabar Christian College. A UGC Major Project (2015 - 2018) recipient, his Ph.D thesis is on Hexagonal Writing using ICT for young learners,He combines his IT skills with the pedagogy of teaching English language. Widely travelled, he has visited over 25 countries. He is avid web designer, Podcaster, CMS provider, ELT Trainer with nineteen publications, five print books, two websites and a MOOC to his credit.