Dr.Suhashini Ernest is the Principal of AIMAN college of Arts & Science for Women, Trichy. She is a retired Associate Professor in Physics. She graduated from Seethalakshmi Ramaswamy College, completing M.Sc (Physics) in 1977. She did M.Phil in the Department of Physics, Bharathidasan University (1986) and PGDCA at Bishop Heber College, Trichy (1987). She finished her Ph.D. (2010) at SeethalakshmiRamaswamy College, Trichy. She was the recipient of National Merit Scholarship.
She has 31 years of teaching to her credit, 4 years at Auxilium College, Vellore and 27 years at Urumu Dhanalakshmi College, Trichy. She was the Head of Department of Physics for 4 years at Urumu Dhanalakshmi College, Trichy. She also has an overseas teaching experience of two years at Nigeria.
Her areas of research are Ultrasonic and Thin Film Physics. She has successfully guided four scholars towards their Ph.D degree, one in the field of Ultrasonic and three in the field of Thin Film Physics. She is still actively involved in research work, guiding two more students for their Ph.D.degree in Thin Film Physics. She has presented papers in International conference on Acoustics at Sydney, Australia and International congress on Ultrasonic at Singapore. She has published fifteen papers in reputed International Journals.She has been guiding M.Phil students from 1989 and fifty four students have completed their M.Phil under her guidance.
She has a passion for teaching and wants to create a positive impact in the education sector by helping create quality students, who are focused on their purpose and whose skills and abilities have been brought out to the maximum, by being a thought leader, action leader and a servant leader.