Dr. Ram Chandra Reddy Jala is currently working as a Senior Scientist in Centre for Lipid Science & Technology of CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad.
Dr. R. C. Reddy carried out his Primary Education i.e. 1st to 5th Class in Sri Saraswati Shishu Mandir Sangareddy, Medak District and 6th to 10th in Sri Vidyaranya Avasa Vidyalayam School, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.
He obtained his Intermediate (Bi. P. C., 1992-94) from Navodaya Coop. Jr. College, Yousufguda, Hyderabad and Bachelors (BSc-BZC, 1994-1997) degree from Tara Govt. Degree College, Sangareddy.
Dr. Reddy obtained his Masters (1998-2000) in Organic Chemistry from A. V. College which is affiliated to Osmania University and PhD degree (2002-2008) from CSIR-IICT-Osmania University, Hyderabad and then he pursued his Postdoc study (2009-2010) from Aarhus University, Denmark, worked as a Scientist (2010-2011) in Wilmar Global R & D Centre, Shanghai, China. Then he joined CSIR-IICT in the year 2011 as a Scientist in Centre for Lipid Science & Technology Division. He carried out his doctoral research under the guidance of Dr. R. B. N. Prasad on the “Enzymatic and Chemo-enzymatic Synthesis of Biologically and Industrially important Lipids and their Derivatives”.