Dr. Sunny George, a limnologist of international repute is the Director of the SCMS Water Institute. He has special expertise in standardizing and fine turning several laboratory level concepts and ideas and converts them into socially relevant projects and programmes. Dr. Sunny George has been awarded fellowships by the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) New Delhi, Belgian Royal Institute of Natural Science, Brussels, Belgium, United Nations University, Tokyo and the United States Department of State, Washington D.C.
He has more than 20 years of experience in research, consultancy and implementation of development projects and has worked in several European Universities and Institutes. In 2012 he was selected by the U.S Government as a member of Indian Water Mission to United States.