PESHAWAR, Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, who is also the chancellor of Islamia College University Peshawar, has entrusted the charge of acting vice-chancellor of ICU to Prof Dr Mohammad Rasul Jan with immediate effect.
A press release issued by the UoP said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa higher education archives and libraries department had issued a notification whereby in exercise of the powers conferred upon the chancellor under section-12(8) of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities (Amendment) Act-2012, the governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa/chancellor, Islamia College Peshawar, has been pleased to allow Prof Dr Mohammad Rasul Jan to officiate as vice-chancellor ICU in addition to his own duties as VC University of Peshawar with immediate effect till further orders.
It is worth mentioning that Prof Dr Mohammad Rasul Jan is a renowned academician and ranked amongst the top ten chemists of the country. He has served Malakand University for four and a half years.
He was appointed as permanent vice-chancellor of University of Peshawar on 24.01.2013 for a period of four years, said the press release.