Dr R Bincy, Principal of Govt. College of Nursing, Alapuzha has got 22 years of teaching and 19 years of research experience. She has completed her post graduation from Govt. College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram with 1st rank. She received PhD from the University of Kerala in the year 2004. Dr. R. Bincy is recognized as a PhD guide by the PhD consortium constituted by WHO and Indian Nursing Council. She is also a PhD guide in the University of Kerala. University of Karnataka, Dr. MGR University, Tamilnadu and Vinayaka University, Salem have enlisted her name as PhD examiner. She is trained in Trauma Care Nursing from Loma Linda University,California. She has authored a book titled ‘Nursing Research:- Building Evidence for Practice’ published by Viva books. She has to her credit several publications of national and international repute. She has led many national and international workshops and conferences. She has guided a number of postgraduate students in their research projects. She is the member of board of studies of many universities in India. She is honoured with Dr. Radhakrishna Award for her valuable contributions to Education and Research. She is recognized by Govt. of India as Training needs analysis consultant.