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Prof Niaz new Pro-VC of IUB

Metro Desk

2 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Prof Niaz new Pro-VC of IUB

Prof Niaz Ahmed Khan, former chairman of Dhaka University Development Studies department, has been appointed the new pro vice-chancellor of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB).

President Abdul Hamid, also chancellor of the university, appointed Prof Niaz to the post for the next four years.

In his career, Prof Niaz also served as senior academic adviser of National Defense College (NDC); senior academic adviser of BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD); and chairman of Bangladesh Tropical Forest Conservation (Arannayak) Foundation.

He pursued higher education and research in the University of Oxford, University of Wales Swansea and Asian Institute of Technology.