A day after the Chatrath-Jain-DAV group emerged victorious in the Panjab University (PU) Syndicate elections by a close margin of one seat,the selection of Deans and Secretaries of various faculties of the varsity took place on Tuesday.
The meetings for elections of Dean and Secretary of faculties of law,medical sciences,dairying,animal husbandry and agriculture were held on Monday,along with the Syndicate elections ,while meetings for faculties of arts,languages,business management and commerce,education,design and fine arts,science,engineering and technology and pharmaceutical sciences were conducted on Tuesday.
The Chatrath-Jain-DAV alliance managed to get four of their members selected as Deans. This includes Professor Rupinder Tiwari as Dean of Faculty of Sciences,Professor Raunki Ram as Dean of Faculty of Arts,Satya Pal Jain as Dean of Faculty of Law and Dr N R Sharma as Dean of Faculty of Education. While the Goyal camp went with Professor Shelly Walia as Dean of Faculty of Languages, Professor Keshav Malhotra was selected as Dean of Faculty of Business Management and Commerce.
Dr Krishan Gauba and Dr Ashish Jain,who were elected as Dean and Secretary of Faculty of Medical Sciences,were selected unanimously. Dr Malkiat Chand Sidhu and Dr R P S Josh also won unopposed as the Dean and Secretary of Faculty of Dairying,Animal Husbandry and Agriculture.
All Deans and Secretaries have been elected for a term of one year that will begin from February 1,2014 and end on January 31,2015.