Cuttack: Putting all sorts of speculation to rest, Odisha Governor Dr. S.C Jamir today appointed Professor Ishan Kumar Patro as the new Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack. Dr. Ishan Kumar Patro will succeed Prof. Prakash Chandra Sarangi.
“Ravenshaw University has a historic past and is currently performing well. I am very fortunate that I have got a chance to take the oldest institute of the state to one more step ahead. I will try and give my best to make that happen,” said Prof. Ishan Kumar in his reaction.
Asked about the important areas he would focus after assuming charge, he said that “A new campus has to be built and different new works has to be taken up. Appointment of new staff, introduction of new stream and placement of the students will be my priority areas.”
Professor Ishan Kumar Patro is currently working as Professor in School of Studies in Neuroscience/Zoology department of Jiwaji University in Gwalior of Madhya Pradesh.