Prof. Dr. V. Phani Sree studied architecture from the Hyderabad College of Fine Arts and Architecture, JNTU and did her post-graduation in the field of Housing from School of Planning & Architecture, United States. Her doctoral thesis, completed in 2000 from JNTU, focused on affordability for housing in the urban slum communities.
After briefly working at a prestigious private architectural firm in Hyderabad & United States, she joined the College of Fine Arts & Architecture and has been in academics since then. She has involved herself in academic administration from the last several years in various capacities. She introduced many measures in the examination section of University to automate the system. She has been contributing in academics and administration to the overall growth and development of the University.
She is presently Secretary, Board of Studies in Architecture at the University. She has been nominated as Registrar of the University