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Mangaluru: Fr Dr Praveen Martis appointed new principal of St Aloysius College


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Mangaluru, Apr 17: Fr Dr Praveen Martis has been appointed new principal of St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru.

Fr Dr Praveen Martis assumed the office of the principal on Monday April 17. The incumbent principal Fr Swebert D'Silva who has attained superannuation, handed over the office to the new principal in a programme arranged in the college in the presence of Fr Dionysius Vas, the rector of St Aloysius Institutions.

Fr Dr Praveen Martis hails from Shankerpura, Udupi district. After finishing his early education from St John’s Educational Institutions, Shankerpura and Pre-University from St Mary’s College, Shirva, he graduated from St Aloysius College, Mangaluru and completed post-graduate degree in chemistry from St Joseph’s College, Bengaluru. He did his doctoral studies in the department of chemistry and electrochemistry of surfaces, University of Namur, Belgium and obtained his PhD degree for his thesis on 'Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes: Decorated with metal nanocrystals and incorporated into metal matrices' in 2011.

A well-known research scholar in chemistry, he has several research paper presentations and publications to his credit. He has more than 15 international publications in peer reviewed reputed journals.

Fr Dr Praveen has rich experience in teaching and administration. During his religious studies he was entrusted with the responsibility of assistant director of Loyola Pre-novitiate, Mangaluru. After his ordination in 2005, He was appointed correspondent and student counsellor at St Joseph’s Evening College, Bengaluru. He began teaching career in the year 2007 at St Joseph’s Institutions, Bengaluru as lecturer in chemistry. During the same period he also held the offices of assistant director of Ashirvad, Bengaluru.

Known for his leadership qualities and intellectual expertise he has been shouldering various administrative posts in the Karnataka Jesuit province. To name a few, in 2011 he was promoted to the post of director of Post Graduate and Research Centre in St Joseph’s College, Bengaluru. He also served as the rector of St Joseph’s College, Bengaluru from 2012 – 2014. In 2013 in addition to this responsibility he was appointed as the principal of St Joseph’s College(Autonomous), Bengaluru. In 2015 he was transferred to St Aloysius College(Autonomous) Mangaluru as vice-principal, campus minister and director of DDU Kaushal Kendra. He is instrumental in initiating the skill based BVoc degree programmes. He also serves as the consultant to the provincial of Karnataka Province and secretary of Mangalore Jesuit Educational Society.

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  • wilson samuel, mangalore

    Thu, Apr 20 2017

    congratulations fr Praveen it was nice to have interacted with you while organizing the CONSERT FOR ST ALOYSIUS, i have to mention that Fr Swebert had taken St Aloysius to a new level and i wish you all the best to take it higher.
    best wishes
    wilson

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  • Fr JBCrasta, Mangalore

    Thu, Apr 20 2017

    Dear Rev Fr Praveen Martis,
    Congratulations to you on your new role as the Principal of prestigious Institution St Aloysius College .God bless you. Fr JBCratsa

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  • Calisto & Louisa Pinto, Toronto

    Thu, Apr 20 2017

    Dear Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis,
    Congratulations and wish you all the best on your appointment as Principal of St. Aloysius College.
    May God guide and bless you.

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  • Dr. Edward Lobo and family, Pangla

    Thu, Apr 20 2017

    Congratulations dear Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis. Wish you all the best.

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  • FRANCIS, Dubai

    Wed, Apr 19 2017

    Congratulations and best wishes to Rev. Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis.

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  • cyril mathias, udupi

    Wed, Apr 19 2017

    Best wishes Dr Fr Pravin .May the flag of Aloysius fly high.Let the institution cater to the needs of the last and the least of the flock.

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  • Dr. Edward Lobo and family, Pangla

    Thu, Apr 20 2017

    Congratulations dear Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis. Wish you all the best.

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  • Vincent D'sa, Dubai/Shankerpura

    Wed, Apr 19 2017

    Congratulations Fr. DR.Praveen Martis...it's a great news and proud day for Pangala Parish and your family..Wish you all the best and success on your new role.

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  • Mickey Castelino, Pangla/Dubai

    Wed, Apr 19 2017

    Dear Fr. Dr. Praveen,
    Congratulations and wish you all the very best.

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  • Oneal D'Cunha, Abu Dhabi

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Dear Fr Dr Praveen

    Congratulations and all the very best. Your academic brilliance will take the prestigious institution even further. May God bless you.

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  • Jyothi Martis, Toronto/Bantakal

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congratulations Fr. DR.Praveen Martis...it's a great news and proud day for entire Martis family..Wish you all the best and success on your new role...Godbless.

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  • Regi Fernandes, Barkur

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Hearty Congratulations Dear Fr.Praveen. Wish you all the very best & Gods lovely blessing on your new mission.

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  • William Rodriguesw, Milagres, Mangaluru

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congratulations Fr Dr. Praveen Martis. May Almighty grant you all the wisdom and courage to manage and nurture the students of St. Aloysius College. May the college attain new heights under your guidance. We wish you and pray all the best of luck.

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  • Clevin D'Souza, Pangla/Dubai

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congratulation Fr. Dr. Praveen for your appointment. We are all proud of your great achievement in life.

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  • Sunil D'sa & family, Pangla/Muscat

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congrats Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis . With prayers and best wishes

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  • Vijay Deeraj, Dubai, UAE

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    A wonderful achievement -

    Congrats & Best of luck Fr. Dr. Praveen Dattu.. in your new position!

    Regards
    Vijju/Bantakal,Peroor

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  • Meera Aranha, Pangala/USA

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congratulations on your appointment as principal of prestigious college of Mangalore and wish you every success in your new responsibilities.

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  • Anand, Karkala

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congratulations Sir.

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  • Roshan Castelino, Valencia/MRPL

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    It is a great news. Congrats Praveen. Praveen was our classmate in St.Marys Shirva, during PUC. He was known to be a very humble and soft natured boy in our class. All his achievements in life are remarkable. We all his classmates feel proud of him. His simplicity and humble nature has brought him up to this position. May God bless you Praveen. You are a role model and motivation for many of us.

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  • Cyril Martis, Pangla/Ottawa/Canada

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Congatulations Fr. Praveen Martis. Wish you all the best in your endeavors.

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  • Fr. Dominic Mendonca OP, Pangala\Jerusalem

    Tue, Apr 18 2017

    Dear Fr. Praveen,
    Congratulations. Your experience, intelligence and simplicity will help you to carry St. Aloycious College to greater excellence. God bless you

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  • Professor Cyprian Mendonca and family, Pangla/uk

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Dear Fr Dr Praveen Martis
    Congratulations on your great achievement. We are really proud of you
    Cyprian, Veeda. Viola and Cheryl

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  • Judy Lewis ,UFS, Thottam/Udupi

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Dear Fr Praveen Martis. May God bless you and guide you in your new responsibility and all the best.

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  • Hubert lobo, Pangla

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Fr.Praveen Martis.

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  • venkatakrishna rao, Kavur Mangalore

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations to the new PRINCIPAL of THE Most Prestigious College of SouthKanara, Let the college take new wings and set new benchmarks/Standards in years to come......

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  • Manoj Louis, Kavoor

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Rev Dr Praveen Martis. Many congratulations to u on your well deserved appointment and hope to see SAC scale greater heights. All d best father and will pray for u to succeed in all your endeavors.

    God bless us all.

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  • St. Aloysius College Alumni Association ( SACAA), Aloysius College

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Fr. Praveen Martis on being appointed as the Principal of St. Aloysius College. May God bless you and guide you in your new responsibility. We are sure during your tenure St. College will scale greater heights. All members of the Executive and Advisory committee extend a warm welcome to you and look forward to work with you in achieving the institutions objectives.
    On behalf of SACAA
    Archibald Menezes
    President

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  • FR FELIX MONTEIRO, Mangalore

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Dear Fr Dr Praveen Martis. Hearty congratulations on your appointment as Principal of prestigious St Aloysius College, Mangalore. Thanks to Fr Swebert, the outgoing principal for his wonderful contribution. All the best Fr Praveen Martis. With prayers and best wishes....

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  • Henry Martis, Pangla/Muscat

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulation Father this is well deserved appointment. you can do many things for the progress of the great Institution St Aloysius College .Best of luck.

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  • Flavia Miranda/Mendonca, pangla/Bahrain

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Fr. Dr. Praveen Martis. A proud day for all pangla people
    Wish you all the best.
    Wishes from
    Fr. Lawrence Sr. Helen Christine Clara Flavy James
    clayton Andrea

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  • Praveen, Udupi

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Why St Aloysius is a great Institutions is just because its gets able and more able leaders to carry the great institution. A World famous institution. Proud to be a student of this college.

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  • joe Gonsalves, Mangalore

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    I join scores of people and particularly ex-aloysians in extending a warm and hearty welcome to Rev. Dr. Praveen Martis on his being elected as Principal of St. Aloysius College. The College has it own history and I am very proud to clam that I am an Aloysian.

    Wish you well Father Praveen. May your tenure be a long and happy one.

    May St. Sloysius guide in all that you do and indeed may yours be a very fruitful ministry.

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  • Edwin JF DSouza, Mangaluru

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Hearty welcome dear Rev.Fr.(Dr) Martis SJ.

    Konkani Institute of SAC (Autonomous)
    Feeling good to be working with you.

    God Bless.

    Edwin JF DSouza with Shri M,Gopal Gowda of the Institute.

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  • Dr Mohan Prabhu, LL.D, QC, Mangalore (Kankanady)/Ottawa, Canada

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    As an alumnus of SAC, my Congratulations and wishes for great success. Hope your administrative duties will not be a obstacle to your continued scholarship and research/teaching in chemistry.

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  • Vincent Alva, Pamboor

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations to you Fr Dr Praveen Martis. You have shouldered a huge responsibility. All the best to you and may God guide you in your endeavours

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Mumbai

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Sir ...

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  • Ambrose D'Mello, Pangala/ Mumbai

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congrats Fr. Dr Praveen at your well deserved appointment. May the great institution St.Aloysius College reach greater heights under your able leadership. Best wishes..

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  • Conrad John Tauro, Shirva/Udupi/Dubai

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations Fr Dr Praveen Martis and best of luck.

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  • Avil, Shankerpura

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Congratulations to you on you new Principal of prestigious Institution St Aloysius College Mangalore.

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  • Gerry DSouza, Niddodi/Jamshedpur/Bhubaneswar

    Mon, Apr 17 2017

    Dear Fr Praveen,
    Congratulations to you on your new role as the Principal of prestigious Institution St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru. God bless you and your expertise in taking the institution towards its excellence - MAGIS.

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