President and chancellor of Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur Abdul Hamid has appointed Professor Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah as the new vice-chancellor of the university.
As per order of the president, a circular singed by assistant secretary of education ministry Abdus Sattar Mian on Thursday said Kalimullah has been appointed as the new VC for BRUR.
President Abdul Hamid has appointed professor Kalimullah as the new BRUR VC for the next four-year term as per clause 10(1) of Begum Rokeya University Ordinance 2009, a press release issued by BRUR said.
Professor Kalimullah has been working at the Department of Public Administration of Dhaka University since 1984. He has served as chairman of the same department and director-in-charge of Japan Study Centre.
In December 2015, he was appointed as pro-vice-chancellor of Bangladesh University of Professionals.
He is the founding president of Jatiya Nirbachon Parjobekkhon Parishad (National Election Observation Council).
The press release added that a number of his books and essays on research works have been published at home and abroad..