UNIVERSITY OF POONCH RAWALAKOT
The Search Committee for the next Vice-Chancellor (VC) appointed by the Senate of the University invites applications from accomplished and strongly motivated academic leaders administrators who can develop further and improve the management of the following important resource of intellectual growth and higher learning. The University of Poonch, Rawalakot:
Upgraded to a University in February 2012, University of Poonch Rawalakot envisages human resource development of the region and comprises of seven important faculties including Agriculture, Medical and Health Sciences, Engineering and Technology, etc. The university envisions an affordable higher education to local and regional students, providing solutions through research relevant to the national needs and contributing towards economic development driven by production of high quality human resources. Qualification and Experiences:
Applicants – holding PhD- will be assessed according to their academic and leadership abilities and attainments, as well as significant evidence of scholarship, administration, meaningful research, strategic planning, financial management and resource development. A holistic understanding of issues pertaining to the higher education sector, including enhancement of pedagogy and quality assurance, research and development, impact on economy, development of human and financial resources, and constructive social interaction with communities, will be considered as a major asset.
Maximum 65 Years. Terms of Appointment:
The Vice Chancellor shall be appointed by the Chancellor for a period of 05 Years. Application:
Appropriately experienced candidates capable of taking up the challenge of the position may apply – by sending a letter of intent, curriculum vitae on the prescribed format available at the link www.hec.gov.pk/vc-uopoonch2015 and names and contact details of three referees. The letter should explain, in less than 1,000 words, their vision of the strengths and possibilities of development and sustenance of the Institution’s Programmes.
Members of civil society, professionals, scholars, etc. are also encouraged to nominate accomplished academicians or researchers suitable for consideration of possible appointment as Vice-Chancellor, subject to submission of a formal application.
Those already in Government / Semi Government Service are required to apply through proper channel. Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview. Short listed candidates, at the time of interview, are required to submit HEC attested / equivalence copies of the terminal degree attained.
The last date of submission of application complete in all respect is Tuesday the April 07,2015.
Applications should be addressed to:
Secretary Search Committee / Presidential Affairs
Kasmir House, President Block S Sector F-5/2, Islamabad
i Contact: 051-9203800 (Off.), 051-9210540 (Fax)