The fifth Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University (JKKNIU) Prof Dr A H M Mustafizur Rahman joined his new office on Monday.
President Abdul Hamid has appointed Professor Dr A H M Mustafizur Rahman as the new JKKNIU VC as per the university ordinance, a press release issued by JKKNIU said.
The VC entered into the office in the morning and took part in the formalities. Teachers and students of the university warmly welcomed the VC. Representatives from various faculties, departments, halls, institutes and offices met with the VC.
Professor Dr A H M Mustafizur Rahman has been working at the Department of Sociology of Rajshahi University.
He holds BA (Hons) in Sociology (Rajshahi University), MA in Sociology (Rajshahi University), MS in Rural Sociology (UPLB) (Philippines), PhD in Sociology (Rajshahi University).