Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, A.P
 (OFF):08562-225486  08562-225419
Date of Birth:
10th MAY 1961
M.Sc. (Psychology); M.Phil.,PhD in Psychology
Teaching experience Under graduate teaching Experience :
5 years
Post graduate Teaching Experience :
27 years 8 months
Research Experience:
27 years 8 months
Research Guidance and supervision:
Ph.D Guidance
  • Awarded : 14
  • thesis submitted : 01
  • Part-time On going : 03
M.Phil Guidance
  • Awarded : 06
Work History:
  1. Worked as Assistant Research Officer (psychologist) during 1989-2004. at the All India Institute of Hygiene and public health, Calcutta
  2. Worked as Reader in the department of Psychology, Central University of Allahabad, Allahabad during 2004-2007.
  3. joined as Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, S.V.University. Tirupati: 2007-2010
  4. Promoted as professor of psychology in the 2010

  6. Acted as In-charge for Psychological laboratories in the department of Psychology, Allahabad University, Allahabad.
  7. Appointed as Superintendent/Director for Pre-Examination and Training Centre for IAS and IPS, Pant Hostel, Allahabad 2004-2007 (to fulfil the needs and aspirations of Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, Backward Community and minority at National level. They were provided stress management programs at regular intervals so as to cope with study related pressures )
  8. Worked as Sub-regional Employment Officer(under the ministry of employment and training) at Coaching cum Guidance Centre for SC & ST, Chennai.1998-2001( conducted programs for the SC and ST students to participate in competitive Examinations. Provided confidence building programs regularly so as to enhance their competency)
  9. Acted as coordinator for M.Psy HRDM programme during 2005-06
  10. Joined as Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, and S.V.U 16-7-2007 and promoted as Professor in the year 2010
  11. Appointed as Dy. Warden for S.V.U. College Biological and Earth Sciences Hostels for Men- October, 2007
No. of Research Papers \ articles Published:
No. of Books Published:
5 published
No. of National conferences organized:
(UGC National Conference on Stress and Well-being in Adolescents – Role of psychology)
Services rendered:
  1. Coordinated with research project carried out at IISCO, Burnpur, WB.
  2. Acted as Resource Person Institute for mentally handicapped , Calcutta
  3. Acted as Resource Person at the Regional Labour Institute, Calcutta
  4. Acted as Resource Person at the Presidency college, Calcutta
  5. Acted as Resource Person at the ICFAI National College, Allahabad

Membership in Professional and Academic Bodies
  1. Life member Academy of Psychology, S.V.University, Tirupathi.1999
  2. Member National Academy of Indian Psychology, 2006
  3. Life member Indian Association of Occupational Health 2001
  4. Executive Council Member, Central University of Allahabad 2004-2006
  5. Fellow of International Association of Holistic Psychology, 2009
  6. International Association of Aging, 2008
  7. Editorial member for International Journal of Behavioural Sciences,2009
  8. Editorial member for International Journal of Advances in Psychology,2012
  9. Member in Board of Studies at the Kakatiya University, Warangal , since 2011
  10. Member in Board of Studies at the Karnatak University , since 2012
  11. Member in Board of Studies at the Bangalore University, Bengaluru, since, 2010
  12. Editor –In Chief, International journal of psychosocial Research, since 2012
  13. Consultant Editorial Member, Stress Management Professional- International Journal. Since , 2014
  14. Associate member in International stress Management Association, 2014
  15. Life member, Indian Science congress Association, since , 2016
  16. Executive Council Member, Sri Venkateswara University, Tiruapti 2016-2019
Linkages with other Universities/Organizations:
  1. ICFAI, Allahabad, organized joint work shops.
  2. Planning for a Joint Research Work with the University of Turkey, Turkey (Dr. Aleve Yelchek) in the year , 2014-15
Extension activities:
Participated in Participative Rural Appraisal Program attended at Allahabad during period of 2004 to 2007 along with the P.G students to make them aware about rural health, social relations, economic conditions and stress through wide range discussions.
Foreign visits :
  1. Selected as WHO fellow(Post Doctoral Fellowship) during the year 2000, and placed at University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester, UK
  2. Participated in the Advanced Research and training Seminar Program Athens, Greece, 2006
  3. Participated in XXVIII International Congress for Applied Psychology, 2006.Athens Greece,
  4. Participated in the Advanced Research and training Seminar programme at Berlin, Germany, 2008
  5. Participated in XXIX International Congress of Psychology at Berlin, Germany, 2008
  6. also visited France and Australia
Books published :
  1. K. Chandraiah : Occupational stress in teachers, Published by APH Publishing Corporation, 2009
  2. K.Chandraiah: Emotional intelligence: Published by APH Publishing Corporation, 2010
  3. K. Chandraiah: Stress and well-being in Adolescents Published by APH PublishingCorporation, 2012
  4. Murali P. and Chandraiah K: Academic Achievement in relation to social and emotional Problems: Lambert Academic international Publisher, Germany, 2013
  5. Chayendra D and Chandraiah K. Emotional intelligence in Professional collegeStudents. Lambert Academic international Publisher, Germany, 2013
  6. Ignatius Peyyala and Chandraiah K. Effect of counseling on Post Traumatic Stress and Mental health in abused children- 2015
  7. M. Suresh Babu and Chandraiah K. Psychological Well-being in relation to stress and emotional intelligence among college teachers-2016
National and International conferences participated and paper presented
  1. International conferences: 18
  2. National conferences : 26
  3. National work shops: 8