Feb 16, 2018 - The previous Professor of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Vinod Kumar Jain has been named as the new Vice-Chancellor of Tezpur University.
Jain has been named by the President of India, in his ability as the Visitor of the Tezpur University, as per an official delivery gave by the University.He will fill in as the bad habit chancellor for a time of five years from the date on which he enters upon his office or until he accomplishes the age of 70 years, whichever is prior.
A prepared academician, Prof Jain has examined B.Sc from Agra University and finished M.Sc from Aligarh Muslim University. He was presented D. Phil from Sussex University, Brighton UK (1982).
Prof Jain filled in as a Scientist, Class I (1983-1985) in the Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi before starting his excursion as an academician, when he joined JNU's School of Environmental Sciences as an Associate Professor in 1985.
He showed MSc and MPhil classes for around 25 years at JNU. He likewise took under-graduate Laboratory education at Sussex University (UK) from 1977-1981. He has been additionally individuals from numerous scholarly and legal bodies, for example, part on board of specialists of University Grants Commission (UGC), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Public Service Commission of Himachal Pradesh and Public Service Commission of Uttar Pradesh among others.