Regional Workshop of 7th Pay Review Committee of UGC at Panjab University,


Chandigarh, Chandigarh August 28, 2016: In order to finalize the revision of pay of academic staff of Universities, Colleges, Deemed Universities of India, the 7th Pay Review Committee of UGC under the Chairmanship of Member UGC and former Director, International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Prof.V.S.Chauhan would conduct a Regional workshop at PU, Chandigarh on 29th August, 2016.
The Conference would be held at Golden Jubilee Seminar Hall at PU, Sector 14, Chandigarh. The Conference would commence at 9.00 a.m. and will continue till 5.30 p.m on Monday. The representatives of the states of Punjab, J&K, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and NCT of Chandigarh are invited in the Meet.
Besides, Professor V.S. Chauhan, the high powered committee includes Professor P.Duraisamy, National Fellow, Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai; Professor Ram Singh, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi; Shri
R.C. Panda, Retd. IAS; Shri Praveen Kumar, Joint Secretary, MHRD, New Delhi.
Professor Jaspal Singh Sandhu, Secretary, University Grants Commission, New Delhi will also interact with the participants.
The Committee would interact with the Vice-Chancellors of Universities, State Education Secretaries, Principal of Colleges and Representatives ofvregistered/recognized Teachers’ Associations.
Professor Karamjeet Singh, University Business School, Panjab University, Chandigarh has been appointed as a nodal officer by the UGC to conduct the event. It is expected that after interaction with all the stakeholders in this regional workshop, issues connected with Pay & Service Conditions of academic staff of Universities and Colleges will be finalized. It is expected that representatives of all stakeholders would give their views and suggestions and that will certainly help the Committee to
take a holistic view.

Sunday, August 28, 2016