ISLAMABAD: The Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) syndicate on Wednesday held elections for two seats reserved for a professor and an associate professor.
Mathamatics Professor Dr Tassawar Hayat and Politics and IR Associate Professor Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal, won the seats.
Dr Hayat got 16 votes while his competitors Dr Gulraiz and Dr Tariq Shah secured nine and seven votes, respectively.
Dr Jaspal got 24 votes, while his competitors Dr Safeer and Dr Tariq secured only nine votes each.
The syndicate takes major decisions for the university and has representative members from the presidency, the Higher Education Commission, parliamentary and academic representatives, and two faculty representatives.
The elections for the two faculty member slots came after the expiry of their predecessors’ terms.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 19th, 2017.
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