Faisalabad: Renowned Professor and Researcher Prof. Dr. Robina Farooq, Head of Chemistry Department COMSATS University Islamabad (Lahore Campus), assumed charge as Vice Chancellor of Government College Women University Faisalabad. During her stay at COMSATS, her various research projects were awarded under Sweddish Research Link Program, Sweden, Pak-US, Pak-China, HEC and CIIT, Islamabad. Along with her teaching and research supervising responsibilities, she is also working as the reviewer of Journals. She has published numerous books, book chapters, more than 60 research papers in international and national Journals, granted two patents by USPTO, USA. She also worked as the reviewer of the technical research projects submitted to different research granting agencies like Higher Education Commission, Pakistan Science Foundation and Ministry of Science and technology, Pakistan.
On her first day as Vice Chancellor Government College Women University Faisalabad conducted series of meetings and paid a visitof the campus. Prof. Dr. Robina Farooq held meeting with the administrative staff of the University as well as with the Chairpersons and Incharges of all disciplines. She also visited different departments, hostels, cafeteria and E-Rozggar center of the University. Expressing her commitment to the University she informed the faculty that all the problems of the University would be solved on priority basis. While visiting the Library she said that it will be equipped with the latest technology as soon as possible. She is determined to lead the University and uplift its standard of education, research so that knowledge based economy may emerge and University has to transform the society.