Faculty List

DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 Dr.(Tmt).N. RAJASULOCHANA M.Sc.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D., PRINCIPAL and Head Of Botany Department.
2 BANUMATHI.R M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
3 THILAGAVATHY.A M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., M.Sc (Psy) Associate Professor
4 KARPAGAM.S M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
5 POONGUZHALI.T.V M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
6 SHANMUGAVADIVU.S M.Sc., Ph.D Assistant Professor
7 MEENAKSHI SUNDARAVALLI.V M.Sc., PH.D  Assistant Professor
8 AMALORPAVAM.J M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor
9 SHEELA.R M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
10 SHAHEEN JEHAN.H M.Sc, M.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
11 SABITHA RANI.A.M M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
12 VIJAYALAKSHMI . R M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
       
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 ELIZABATH PREMKUMARI.K M.Com,B.Ed., M.Phil.,Ph.D Associate Professor and HOD
2 ASHA NAGESH M.Com,M.Phil Associate Professor
3 USHA RANI. D M.Com,M.Phil, Ph.D.,M.B.A.,  Associate Professor
4 SANTHI.S M.Com, M.Phil Associate Professor
5 UMA MAHESWARI.R M.Com,M.Phil  Assistant Professor
6 PREMILA.N M.Com, M.Phil, MBA, Ph.D Assistant Professor
7 REKHA. B M.Com., MPhil., Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT OF TAMIL
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 KALAIVANI.N M.A, M.Phil, M.A (Ling), M.Phil, B.Ed, Ph.D, Cert. in Malayalam Associate Professor & HOD
2 SIVASAKTHI.P M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
3 PADMINI.B M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, Dip. In Folk, MA (Ling) Associate Professor
4 LOGANAYAGI.M M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, M.Ed, Dip.in Saivasidhantha, Dip.in Tamil Journalism, Dha, CLIS, Dip in Sidha Associate Professor
5 MALATHY.A.M M.A, B.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
6 KALAIMAGAL.S M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, Cert.in Sanskrit, Ling., Palm leaf manuscriptology Associate Professor
7 TAMILCHELVI.S M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
8 SIVASAKTHI.R M.A, M.Phil, B.Ed.  Assistant Professor
9 ANURADHA.R M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
10 PREMALATHA.R M.A, M.Phil, M.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
11 EZHILARASI. P M.A.,M.Phil., B.Ed.,Ph.D.,Diploma in Folklore Assistant Professor
12 SUSILA.P.V M.A, M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor
13 MALLIKA.N M.A, M.Phil, B.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
14 ARUNA.R M.A, M.Phi, B.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
15 HARINI ANANDHAN M.A, M.Phil.,  Assistant Professor
16 JEYA.P M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
17 SUGUNACHANDRAKANDHAMANI.W M.A, M.Phil, B.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
18 BHUVANESWARI.G M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, Dip. In Trans.  Assistant Professor
19 HEMARAJANI.P.K. M.A, Ph.D Assistant Professor
20 KAMALAMURUGAN.K.R. M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, B.Ed Assistant Professor
21 KASTHURI BAI. M M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
22 THIRUPURASUNDARI KARTHIKEYAN M.A., M.Phil., Diploma in SS, PG Diploma in JMC., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
23 MURUGESWARI.P M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor


DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 SAVITHIRI SUNDAR M.A., M.Phil., P.G.C.T.E., Associate Professor & HOD
2 THAMILARASI.P M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed Associate Professor
3 ANITHA BALAKRISHNAN M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor
4 MARIA PREETHI SRINIVASAN M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
5 SUJATHAMENON VENKATARAMANI M.A. Ph.D Assistant Professor
6 BALAMBIGAI. N M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed Assistant Professor
7 PREMILA BHASKAR M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
8 VASUGI. P.M M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
9 RAKSHA. K.S M.A. M.Phil  Assistant Professor
10 KARTHIGA DEVI. V M.A., M.Phil  Assistant Professor
11 PRIYA. R M.A., M.Phil., PG Dip. In ELT Assistant Professor
12 USHA GEORGE M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor
13 MEGALADEVI. M M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
14 SANDHYA. M M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor
15 URMILA. S M.A. M.Phil  Assistant Professor
16 ARUNARANI. I.G M.A., M.A., M.Phil. Assistant Professor
17 VASANTHALAKSHMI. P M.A. M.Phil., B.Ed., PGDTE Assistant Professor
18 SUMATHI. P M.A., M.Phil. Assistant Professor
19 MANIMEGALAI. A M.A., M.Phil. Assistant Professor
20 SADHANA. G M.A., Ph.D Assistant Professor
21 DEEPIKA ARUMUGAM M.A. Eng, M.A. Pub. Admn., M.Phil., NET Assistant Professor
22 VINITHA FRANCIS. B M.A., Ph.D Assistant Professor
23 ANGELIN FERNANDO.M M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
24 BERTILA.M M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
25 MARY ANNE JOSEPH M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT OF TELUGU
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 NALINI. G M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 MOHANAKUMARI. U M.A, M.Phil Assistant Professor
3 PRASUNAKUMARI. I M.A. M.Phil Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT OF SANSKRIT
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 BHANUMATHI. V M.A., B.Ed., Ph.D Assistant Professor & HOD
2 UMA MAHESWARI.M M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT OF URUDU
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation

DEPARTMENT OF FRENCH
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 VARALAKSHMI ANANDKUMAR M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 AMUDHA.N M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 AMBIKESWARI.M.S MA, ML, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor 
3 KAMALADEVI.S M.A, M.Phil, PGDTA, PGDHR Assistant Professor
4 ARUNASUNDERI. C.M.R M.A, M.Phil, B.Ed Assistant Professor
5 MEKALA.B M.A, M.Phil, PGDCA Assistant Professor
6 RAMALAKSHMI. C M.A, M.Phil.  Assistant Professor
7 SUJA. K M.A, M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
8 SEETHALAKSHMI. K M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
9 THENMOZHI. M M.A, MTM, M.Phil.  Assistant Professor
10 HARIPRIYA. R M.A, B.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
11 ABIDA BEGUM. R M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
12 TAMILARASI . D M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil Assistant Professor
13 KARPAGAM.R M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
14 JAYASREE.P M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
15 PARVATHY.N M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 SAKTHI.S M.A. (Rural Sociology and Panchayat Rat) M.A. (Sociology), M.S.W., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 KALAVATHI .S M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D (Sociology) Associate Professor
3 JAISEE GEETHA .V M.A. (Sociology), M.A. (Mass Communication & Journalism), PGDHRM, Ph.D Assistant Professor
4 BHANUGAYATHRIDEVI. A M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
5 NAGARAJAN. S.P M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed Assistant Professor
6 MALARVIZHI.R M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor


DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 VENNILA.A M.A, M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 SUDARKODI.K M.A., M.Phil. Associate Professor 
3 SATHYABAMA. G M.A., M.Phil., DISM Assistant Professor
4 KOKILA DEVI.L M.A, Ph.D Assistant Professor
5 SOUDHAMINY.K.V M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
6 VIJAYALAKSHMI.D M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D.,MBA, Assistant Professor
7 CHITHRA.K M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
8 PUSHPA.K M.A, M.Phil, B.Ed Assistant Professor
9 MEENAKSHI.A M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
10 DURGADEVI. C M.A, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
11 KRIPALINI. C.K M.A, M.Phil.  Assistant Professor
12 ESWARI RAMESH M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
13 SWARNALATHA. R M.A., M.Phil., MBA Assistant Professor
14 MUNEESWARI. K M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
15 DEVI.C M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
16 MALARVIZHI.R M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 BHAGEERATHI M.A. M.A, Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 ABIRAMA SUNDARI.R M.A, Ph.D Associate Professor
3 SHANTHI MAGESH M.A, Ph.D Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 VIJAYA.M M.Sc . M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor
2 PUNITHAVATHI.P M.Sc.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D Associate Professor
3 USNA BANU.B M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
4 JANSIRANI.N M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed Associate Professor 
5 STELLA MARAGATHAM.R M.Sc, M.Phil, M.Ed, Ph.D Assistant Professor
6 VASANTY BEULAH.P M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed, PGDCS Assistant Professor
7 PREMALATHA.T M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed, PGDCA Assistant Professor
8 CHITRA.M M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed Assistant Professor
9 GOMATHI.K M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor
10 SUMATHY. K M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor
11 NAJEEMA. S M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
12 GEETHA. K M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor
13 HEMAVATHY. R M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
14 GEETHALAKSHMI. M M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D, PGDCS Assistant Professor
15 SUGAPRIYA.C M.Sc . M.Phil.,Ph.D Assistant Professor
16 EMERALD PRINCESS SHEELA.J.D M.Sc . M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor
17 SUMITHRA.R M.Sc . M.Phil.,Ph.D Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 HEMAMALINI RAJAGOPAL M.Sc, M.Phil. Ph.D Assistant Professor & HOD
2 SRIVIDYA.J M.Sc, M.Phil.  Associate Professor 
3 USHA.G M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed, Ph.D Associate Professor 
4 JOSEPHINE VIAGULAMARY JOVITA M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed, PGDCA Assistant Professor 
5 JEYALAKSHMI.D M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
6 VASANTHI.R M.Sc, M.Phil  Assistant Professor 
7 RAJAKUMARI.R M.Sc, M.Phil.  Assistant Professor 
8 NIRMALA. V M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
9 SAVITRI.M.P M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor 
10 ANURADHA. A M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
11 SAROJINI.S M.Sc, M.Phil, Assistant Professor 
12 VANATHIVIJAYALAKSHMI. R M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., M.Sc (Psy) Assistant Professor 
13 EZHILARASI .K.S M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant Professor 
14 ANITA. B M.Sc., Ph.D.,PGDCA Assistant Professor 
15 MAHALAKSHMI.S M.Sc.,MBA.,M.Phil., Ph.D(Mol.Phy) Ph.D(Comp.Phy), PGDCA., Assistant Professor 
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 SARUMATHI.R M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed Associate Professor & HOD
2 MEENA.K.S M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Associate Professor
3 ROSEKUMARI .I M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
4 JAYANTHI.G M.Sc, Ph.D Associate Professor
5 PRINCESS MARY SUGANTHA.M M.Sc, M.Phil  Associate Professor
6 VIJAYALAKSHMI.R. M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Associate Professor
7 ANITHA.N. M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Associate Professor
8 USHA NANDHINI.K M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant  Professor
9 GIRIJA.R M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant  Professor
10 SUKANYAA.G M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant  Professor
11 ARUNA.S M.Sc, Ph.D Assistant  Professor
12 PREMALATHA. M M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant  Professor
13 BHARATHI.K M.Sc, M.Phil Assistant  Professor
14 JAYANTHI. K M.Sc, M.Phil  Assistant  Professor
15 VIJAYALAKSHMI. A M.Sc, Ph.D Assistant  Professor
DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 MALATHI.E M.Sc. Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 NALINA SUNDARI.M.S M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D, PGDCA Assistant Professor 
3 MALINI.E M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
4 BAVANI GOVINDARAJULU M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor 
5 BASHEERA JOHN. M M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor 
6 BEULA PADMAVATHY. J M.Sc., M.Phil, B.Ed Assistant Professor 
7 LEKHA. S M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D, M.Ed., M.Phil. (Ed) Assistant Professor 
8 SANTHI.S M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., M.Sc. (PSY), M.Ed., M.Phil., (ED) Assistant Professor 
9 SENDHIL VADIVU. M M.Sc, Ph.D, PGDCA, DA Assistant Professor 
10 BRINDHADEVI. G.B M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D. PGDBI Assistant Professor 
       
DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY
S. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 BHAVANI.R M.Sc, B.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor & HOD
2 GEETHA. G M.Sc, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor
3 RAJESWARI.M M.A, B.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
4 YAMUNASELVI. D M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
5 KAVITHA. T M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
6 BANU. K.S M.Sc, M.Phil, PGDTM Assistant Professor
7 GEETHA. R M.Sc, M.Phil, B.Ed Assistant Professor
8 MUTHUNAGAI. S M.Sc, Ph.D Assistant Professor
9 VIJAYAKUMARI.  B M.A, M.Phil, M.Ed.  Assistant Professor
10 KALPANA. S M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
11 SURIYA. P M.Sc., M.Phil Assistant Professor
12 NANDHINI.J M.Sc . M.Phil., Assistant Professor
       
DEPARTMENT OF HOME SCIENCE
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 REGIRAYMONSHARMELEE FERNANDO M.Sc, M.Phil. Associate Professor & HOD
2 KALAIVANI.C.ASHOK M.Sc, M.Phil. Associate Professor
3 KASTHURI.K M.Sc, M.Phil, M.Ed  Associate Professor
4 VIJAYALAKSHMI PRIYA.Y M.Sc, M.Phil. Associate Professor
5 PRABHAVATHY DEVI. N M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
6 PREMA.S M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
7 VIJAYAPRIYA. S M.Sc, M.Phil. Assistant Professor
8 NISHA SOLOMON M.Sc . M.Phil., Assistant Professor
       
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION , HEALTH EDUCATION & SPORTS
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 UMA.E M.P.Ed, M.Phil., Ph.D., Associate Professor & HOD
       
DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 RAJESHWARI.I M.Sc.,M.Phil.,M.B.A., Associate Professor & HOD
2 SASIKALA.K MCA, M.Phil, PGDBA Associate Professor
3 ANTONY AMMAL.M MCA, M.Phil.,  Associate Professor
4 JANAKI.R M.C.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
5 S.LEELALAKSHMI M.C.A.,M.Phil.,  Assistant Professor
6 BANU.K MCA, M.Phil.,Ph.D.,   Assistant Professor
7 BRINDHADEVI. C.L M.C.A., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
8 PRIYADHARSHINI.G M.C.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor
       
DEPARTMENT OF BIO-CHEMISTRY
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 UMA.V M.Sc  Assistant Professor & HOD
2 REVATHIMANI.P M.Sc.,M.Phil Assistant Professor
3 SUJATHA.P M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
4 SUMATHI.P M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor 
       
DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER  APPLICATIONS
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation
1 BAGYALAKSHMI. P M.C.A., M.Phil.,  Assistant Professor & HOD
2 JACINTH SALOME. J  M.C.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D  Assistant Professor 
3 VANAJA.S M.C.A. , M.Phil., Assistant Professor 
4 PUNITHA. A M.C.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor 
5 BHUVANESWARI.T M.C.A. , M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor 
6 MARY METILDA. M.C.A., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor 
       
DEPARTMENT OF CORPORATE SECRETARYSHIP
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 SHALINI RANI .T M.C.S., M.B.A., M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor & HOD 
2 NAGAJOTHI. G M.Com., M.Phil., PGDCA Assistant Professor
3 HIMABINDHU. K M.Com., M.Phil Assistant Professor 
       
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 VASANTHA KUMARI. J B.Sc., B.P.Ed Physical Training Instructor 
2 MERLIN SUGANTHA MALAR.D B.Sc., B.P.Ed., Physical Training Instructor
       
MEDICAL OFFICER
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 Dr. THENDRAL SIVARAMAN M.B.B.S., D.G.O Civil Assistant Surgeon
       
LIBRARIAN
Sl. NO. Name of the Staff (Dr./Thiru/Tmt./Selvi) Qualification Designation
1 JEYASHREE. S M.A. M.Ed., M.L.I.S. M.Phil. Librarian
2 RENUKA DEVI .B M.A.,M.Phil., Assistant (Senior Grade)
       


NON TEACHING STAFF LIST – JANUARY 2016
S. NO. Name Designation
1 SHANTHI.R BURSAR
2 JYOTHI BAI.J SUPERINTENDENT
3 MAGESH.K ASSISTANT
4 SELVARAJ.K ASSISTANT
5 GAYATHRI. G TYPIST
6 SAMPATH. M RECORD CLERK
7 DHANASEKARAN. R RECORD CLERK
8 GOVINDARAJ FRANCIS. K.R. ADDITIONAL GAS MAN
9 VIPRANARAYANAN.K MECHANIC
10 SRIDHAR. E ASSISTANT PROGRAMMER
11 SEERALAN. V LAB ASSISTANT
12 ANANDHI. M LAB ASSISTANT
13 LAKSHMI NARAYANAN. R LAB ASSISTANT
14 KASTHURI. M LAB ASSISTANT
15 RAMALINGAM. K LAB ASSISTANT
16 RAGUVEL. V.N. LAB ASSISTANT
17 AROCKIARAJ. A LAB ASSISTANT
18 VIGNESH. D LAB ASSISTANT
19 VENNILA.S.V. LAB ASSISTANT
20 MAITHILY.A.R. LAB ASSISTANT
21 INDRANI. A LAB ASSISTANT
22 SANTHI. S LAB ASSISTANT
23 VANAJOTHI CHRISTINAL LAB ASSISTANT
24 RENUGADEVI. B LIBRARY ASSISTANT
25 BASKAR.N. OFFICE ASSISTANT
26 VISWANATHAN. S OFFICE ASSISTANT
27 JULIET MARY OFFICE ASSISTANT
28 SIVASANKARAN OFFICE ASSISTANT
29 RAVINDRAN.G GARDNER
30 THIRUPAL. N SWEEPER
31 MARTHAMMA.A SWEEPER
32 VASANTHA.B SWEEPER
33 BALAMMA. C SCAVENGER
34 KONDAMMA SCAVENGER
35 DEVADASS. D MARKER
36 ANBALAKAN.P MARKER
37 SINKARAVELU.S MARKER
38 PERUMAL.M WATCHMAN 
39 RAJAN.V WATCHMAN