Prof Dr Md Nurul Islam has been appointed as the vice chancellor (acting) of Eastern University (EU) on Sunday.
Prof Nurul Islam was the former dean of the Faculty of Science and chairman of the Department of Physics of Chittagong University, says a press release.
He has over 50 years of teaching and research experiences in various reputed public and private universities in home and abroad.
He also served hall provost, member of the academic, syndicate and senate of CU.
He was also dean of the Faculty of E & T of reputed private universities in Bangladesh. In 1972 he received his Ph.D. degree from the Glasgow University, UK, and pursued his Post Doctoral from the same University with Common Wealth Fellowship.