Jammu: Eminent scientist and professor of
Jawahar Lal Nehru (JNU) University, R N K Bamezai has been
appointed as Vice-Chancellor of Vaishno Devi University in
Jammu and Kashmir.
State Governor N N Vohra, who is also Chancellor of the
varsity has appointed Bamezai, a doctorate in Human Genetics
from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
Bamezai is currently working as professor of Genetics and
is the Director of National Centre of Applied Genetics, School
of Life Sciences at JNU.
Bamezai is credited with more than 29 years of experience
in teaching and has been selected by a panel headed by
Goverdhan Mehta, National Research Professor, India Institute
of Science, Bangalore.
He is expected to take over his new post later this