Head of the Department: Dr. T. Jayashree
Dr. Kelly is a Professor of Chemistry at Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, USA, and she has a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry.
Her current area of expertise is in student-centered active-learning methodologies, in particular Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL).
As a Fulbright-Nehru Scholar, she is attached to VNR VJIET where she is working with instructors on writing, facilitating, and assessing POGIL activities in their classes.
She is also teaching units in Chemistry of Engineering Materials and Engineering Chemistry.