The 80th Selection Board of Government College University Lahore has recommended the appointment of 18 lecturers in seven departments and promotions of 13 faculty and staff members of the university .
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Asghar Zaidi chaired the meetings of the Selection Board which were attended by subject experts, representatives of the Syndicate and other permanent members.
The Selection Board recommended the appointment of lecturers in Chemistry, Microbiology, Botany, Economics, Geography, Computer Science, English Literature and Sociology.
The Selection Board also interviewed candidates for the post of Lecturer in Geography but didn’t find any suitable candidate to recommend for appointment.
The Selection Board also recommended the promotion of seven faculty members on the tenure track system, and promotion cases as Deputy Registrar, Senior Librarian, System Analyst and Deputy Controller of Examination are recommended.
The recommendations of the Selection Board would be placed before the University’s Syndicate for approval.
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Asghar Zaidi said from advertisement to scrutiny and written tests to interviews, 100 percent merit and transparency was being ensured in all appointments.
Prof. Zaidi said these regular appointments would help improve teacher student ratio and the availability of PhD qualified staff. “Further, the regular appointments would also provide better incentives for the teachers,” he concluded.