Dr Goel had been the Head of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research. He is a PhD and postgraduate in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Dr Rajesh Goel, who has replaced Dr M S Patterh on Thursday, was given a warm welcome by the staff. He also holds the post of President of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India (Pb Branch). Dr Goel has to his credit about 90 international publications and various national and international collaborations. The post of Director, IQAC, is crucial for the university since it acts as an interface between the university and National accreditation bodies.
Dr Goel said he was determined to work with all stakeholders of the university to make sure that commendable and quantifiable quality becomes the language in the university.