Professor Dr Ashraf Siddiqui has been appointed as the new head of the Department of Public Administration at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST). University Registrar (Acting) Md. Fazlur Rahman confirmed this information on Wednesday.
The current head of the Department of Public Administration, Dr Shafiqul Islam has completed his duties, according to the registrar, and professor Ashraf Siddiqui has been given the charge of Head of Department. He will perform this duty for the next three years.
Professor Dr Ashraf Siddiqui expressed his feelings about getting the responsibilities of the head of the department. He said, I am expressing my respect and thanks to the Vice-Chancellor of the University for giving the responsibility. Here, my main goal will be to establish the SUST Public Administration Department as one of the role models not only in this university but also in Bangladesh. He also said that SUST public administration department has proved its competence many times, not only in education but also in sports and cultural fields. Besides, I will work to develop the students' ideals by organizing workshops on research and education.