Shri Ch. Srinivasa Rao was a post-graduate in Public Administration and Public Personnel Management. Shri Rao has 39 years of administrative experience in various CSIR Labs./Instts. and retired as Controller of Administration in CSIR system. Shri Rao is the Founder-Editor of “HARMONY”, a service magazine on CSIR/GoI service matters, which is now being brought out through a Website, entitled “harmonysrinivas.com”. He has 113 publications and delivered 36 invited lectures on service issues. He has contributed to the policy formulation of various CSIR Labs./Instts. and other Autonomous Bodies of Govt. of India.