Rtn. MPHF. Dr S. Sheik Saleem, born in 1958 and brought up at Sengottai, Tirunelveli District. Graduated in Physics with a Gold Medal from Hindu College, Tirunelveli. Went on to acquire a Ph.D., degree from the University of Kerala after having a P.G. from Annamalai University. Was a post Doctorate fellow of I.I.T., Chennai and started his carrier as a scientist Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore. Retired as Associate Professor of Physics & HOD, Sri ParamakalyaniCollege, Alwarkuruchi.
A recognized research guide of M.S. University, Tirunelveli and guided many M.Phil., & Ph.D. Scholars.
Rtn. Dr Sheik Saleem joined Rotary Club of Courtallam Central and served the club as presided in the year 2004-05.
In district level, he was the District Secretary in the year 2008-09 and he leads the GSE Team to RID 6780, Tennesse, USA in the same year.
He also served RID 3212 as District Chairman - Rotary Extension, Member - District Finance Committee, District Chairman - Community Service, Co-ordinator DRFC, District Editor.
He visited RI Headquarters, Evanston, USA. He attended the RI centennial convention held at Bermingham, UK in the year 2009. He written a booklet entitled “District Monthly Service Projects” in 2008.