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UWI Appoints Three New Professors

For Release Upon Receipt - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) added three new professors to its distinguished faculty. Dr. Dilip Dan was promoted to Professor in the Department of Clinical and Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences and Dr.  Bopanna  Chowdary to Professor of Manufacturing Systems and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering; both of the St. Augustine Campus.  At the Mona Campus, Dr. Abdullah Abdulkadri was promoted Professor in the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences. The new Professors were promoted from the positions of Senior Lecturers, following a rigorous assessment of their individual academic accomplishments and their impacts to their respective fields. Their publication records and overall performance have been deemed consistent with The UWI’s commitment to excellence in teaching, research and service to the region. The appointments were confirmed at The University Finance and General Purpose Committee meeting, in May.  



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