Eminent Academician Prof. G.D. Sharma joined as new VC of USTM
Baridua, Ri bhoi, Meghalaya, Monday, 2nd November, 2020: Eminent Academician Prof. G.D. Sharma joined as the new Vice Chancellor of the University of Science and Technology Meghalaya in a formal ceremony held here today in presence of the higher officials and other administrative officials of the University.
Prof.Sharma, having a very successful career in the field of academic administration; had been the former Vice Chancellor of Bilaspur University; Founder Vice Chancellor of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Viswavidyalaya; former Vice Chancellor of Nagaland University and the former Pro Vice Chancellor of Assam University. Being a renowned intellectual from the field of life sciences, he has been the Editor of 7 Journals; has around 261 research publications in his credit, apart from being the member of different Academic Societies of the country and abroad.
The joining ceremony started with a brief welcome note by Ms. Anju Hazarika, Registrar, USTM. “Prof. Sharma has been a mentor for the University since its inception and now his intensive guidance will definitely lead our University to achieve more success,” she mentioned. Addressing the gathering, Prof. G.D. Sharma said, “It gives me immense pleasure to be a part of this University as I have seen its rapid growth since the birth of the University.” “Cooperation and dedication from all members will definitely help us to take the University’s name to the next level,” he further added.
Prof. Sharma’s speech was followed by a short introductory session where all the administrative officials were personally introduced to him.
The ceremony came to an end by a closing note by Dr. Azmol Hussain Barbhuiya, Academic Registrar, USTM.