Academic Council

Academic Council

In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 17 of Kerala University of Fisheries & Ocean Studies (KUFOS) Act 2010 (amended vide Ordinance No.46 of 2021), the Chancellor of KUFOS, has reconstituted the Academic Council of KUFOS for a tenure of four years with effect from 07.07.2021 as per notification No.GS3/1611/2021 dt.8.7.2021.

In the circumstances, the 3rdAcademic Council of Kerala University of Fisheries & Ocean Studies(KUFOS) is constituted with effect from 08.07.2021 with the following members.

i. The Vice Chancellor – Chairperson
ii Pro-Vice-Chancellor – Vice Chairperson
iii The Dean of all the faculties;
a. Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Science
b. Dean, Faculty of Ocean Science & Technology
c. Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Management
d. Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Engineering
iv The Director of Research
v The Director of Extension
vi The Director of Fisheries or an officer not below the rank of Joint Director of the Department of Fisheries, nominated by him;
vii The Director of  CMFRI or a representative not below the rank of Principal Scientist, nominated by him;
viii The Director of  CIFT or a representative not below the rank of Principal Scientist, nominated by him;
ix The Director of  NIO or a representative not below the rank of  Principal Scientist, nominated by him;
x An eminent educationalist of Fisheries Science from outside the University nominated by the Governing Council

Dr. Subhendu Kumar Otta, PhD,

Principal Scientist & Scientist-in-charge

Aquatic Animal Health and Environment Division (AAHED)

ICAR – CIBA, Chennai, Tamil Nadu – 600 028

xi An eminent educationalist of Ocean Studies from outside the University nominated by the Governing Council

Dr. M.V. Ramana Murthy

Director & Scientist – G

National Centre for Coastal Research(NCCR)

Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India

Velacherry – Tambaram Main Road

Pallikaranai, Chennai – 600 100

xii One member not below the rank of Professor, elected by the teachers, including the heads of the department of each faculty from among them by vote

Vacant

xiii A member elected by vote from graduate students of the University

Vacant

xiv A member elected by vote from the postgraduate students of the University

Vacant

xv A member elected by vote from the research students of the University

Vacant

xvi Registrar – Member Secretary

 

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