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Professor of Madras University, new UGC vice-chairman

Jun 26, 2013 12:38 IST

    A senior biochemistry professor, H Devaraj at the University of Madras has been selected for the post of vice-chairman in University Grants Commission (UGC).

    A senior biochemistry professor, H Devaraj at the University of Madras has been selected for the post of vice-chairman in University Grants Commission (UGC). Ex-student of University in early 70s, Deveraj joined it in 1984 as a lecturer at the Department of biochemistry. He will be appointed as UGC vice-chairman for coming three years.

    His research subjects are Cancer biology and Cell biology. He served the university as a senior executive council member of the Madras University Teachers' Association (MUTA) and a former director of the University of Madras' Guindy campus. In addition, in absence of VC he also headed a panel that runs the university and also a former syndicate member.

    In 2007, he was awarded by the university as the Doctor of science.

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