Dr P K Bisen to assume office as JNAU VC today

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 23 Nov 2017 11:14:32


Staff Reporter,

Dr Pradeep Kumar Bisen will assume his office as 15th Vice Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU) on Thursday. Dr Bisen happens to be the first Vice Chancellor of JNAU who completed his entire education in the same campus, and after serving different posts, with all dedication, he is finally going to assume the highest post in the university. Born in Balaghat district, Dr Bisen completed his school education in Waraseoni. Dr Bisen completed his BSc (Agriculture), MSc Agriculture and PhD from JNAU.

While fulfilling his duties as an excellent scientist and professor since 37 years in the campus, Dr Bisen brilliantly served the responsibilities as hostel warden for 15 years, as University NSS co-ordinator for 7 years, as an NCC Officer for 1 year and as Dean Student Welfare for 10 years.

Along with this, fulfilling the role as chief organiser, he has highlighted the banner of JNAU University at the national-level by successfully organising All India Agri-Uni-Sports in 2009 and All India Agri-Uni Fest in 2013. For this, Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR), New Delhi and many other reputed agriculture universities of the country honoured Dr Bisen and JNAU with Letter of Appreciation.

Mentioning about his top priorities after assuming the office of Vice Chancellor JNAU, Dr Bisen expressed his desire to work for technical upgradation to double the farmers’ income, innovative agriculture education for agriculture students and human resource development activities in the University campus.