Eight professors of the Jawaharlal Nehru College have written to President Ram Nath Kovind alleging irregularities in appointment course of on the Faculty of Bodily Sciences.
They urged Kovind, who’s the college’s customer, to intervene and hold all appointments in query in “abeyance”.
“We deliver to your form consideration the gross violation of ethics and procedures which have occurred throughout the current spherical of recruitments associated to the Faculty of Bodily Sciences,” the letter mentioned. For example, a candidate chosen for the place of professor doesn’t have the required expertise, they alleged. In one other case, an individual chosen for the place of the affiliate professor was not shortlisted by the choice committee, the letter mentioned. “We pray that the appointments talked about be stored in abeyance till all elements of the conduct and end result of the choice course of, together with whether or not the most effective obtainable candidates had been chosen and whether or not the exterior topic specialists on the choice committee had been certified to meaningfully choose the standard of analysis within the related areas of specialisation, are scrutinised by a committee of main physicists and astrophysicists,” it added.
Calls and textual content messages to JNU VC Jagadesh Kumar went unanswered.