Dr. Muralikrishnan T.R. is an Associate Professor in the Department of English in MES College Marampally. He was a student of Govt. University College (B.A.English), Mar Ivanios College (M.A..English), Pondicherry Central University (MPhil), and Dept of Linguistics, University of Kerala (PhD). Dr. Muralikrishnan T.R has put in twenty years of service in various aided colleges under Muslim Educational Society. He is presently an Approved Research Supervisor to Part Time PhD (Category - B) of Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, guiding three scholars. He is a Member of the editorial/reviewer panel in 4 national and international journals. He authored a book, An Introductory Textbook of Linguistics for English Learners: A book for the uninitiated. (2012) Saansbruck, Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing. (ISBN: 978-3-8484-1480-2). He has given 28 paper presentations and has 7 national and international Citations. Moreover he has been a resource person to various National Seminars. For a period of 11 years, Dr. Muralikrishnan T.R had been the NAAC/ IQAC coordinator of the institution.