Chair at GCU

Chairs at GCU

Salam Chair in Physics
Salam Chair in Physics

Salam Chair in Physics, which became operational in March 2000, has initiated a number of academic programmes aimed at promoting activity in Physics. Some of its important achievements.

Mehboob-ul-Haq Chair in Mathematics
Salam Chair in Physics

Dr. Mehboob-ul-Haq an Old Ravian and world renowned economist had a long and distinguished career as a policy maker while serving as a Chief Economics of Pakistan Planning Commission.

Dr. Rafi Muhammad Chaudhri Chair In Phyaics
Salam Chair in Physics

Dr. Rafi Muhammad Chaudhri was the pioneer of experimental nuclear Research in Pakistan and the founder of "High Tension Laboratory".

Recent Updates

The following Chairs have approved by the Syndicate in recent meeting:

1. Allama Muhammad Iqbal Chair in Philosophy
2. G.W. Leitnerin History
3. Syed Ali Hajvery Chair in Persian
4. Ishfaq Ahmed Chair in Urdu
5. Sultan Ahmed Chair in Biological Sciences
6. Mehboob ul Haq Chair in Economics

The University has also created the posts of Professor of Practice, Writer in Residence and Artiste in Residence on the pattern of western universities so as to benefit from the services of international and national scholars, writers and artistes of grade eminence for a fixed time period who do not meet customary requirements of university service but there outstanding acumen in their respective fields can enrich the University culture.