Dr. Binu Zachariah is a PhD holder from the University of Hyderabad with a teaching experience of 20 years. At present he works as Associate Professor in the Dept. of English, Pondicherry University. He has been the Co-ordinator of the Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Professional Communication in English from 2009. He has published several papers related to literature, language and communication in reputed journals and books. He has also made presentations in national and international seminars & conferences. In addition to this, he has delivered talks and lectures on various aspects of communication skills and also organized training programs in schools and colleges. He has produced four PhDs in addition to several M. Phil scholars. He teaches a wide variety of courses in English language and literature to post graduate and integrated students.