Ram K Sharma appointed new VC of UPES
Tuesday, 31 January 2023 | PNS | DEHRADUN
The UPES has appointed Ram K Sharma as its new Vice Chancellor (VC). He would succeed Sunil Rai, who will now take on the role of the Chancellor of the university.
A noted educationist, Sharma holds a Ph D in Experimental Physics from UGC-DAE consortium for Scientific Research and MLS University India.
A communiqué from the university said, “Ram K Sharma has been driving academic transformation and innovation, internationalization, use of technology to solve access, quality and equity related issues across leading Indian institutions. Prior to joining UPES in February 2020 as Dean- Academics and then as Pro Vice Chancellor in Feb 2022, he has held leadership roles at Plaksha University as the Founding Director, at Shiv Nadar University as Director – International Relations, Associate Dean Academics and Student Welfare and at Amity Group of Institutions as Deputy Director Academics’’.