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Mar 15, 2013

Dr. Vistasp M Karbhari Appointed as President of US University

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Dr. Vistasp M Karbhari has completed his higher education from University of Pune. He is at present the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Alabama.

He is a noted researcher and scholar and has into his account more than 200 published scientific papers. Kharbari had earlier served as professor and vice chairman of the structural engineering department at University of California-San Diego.

Kharbari said upon his approval. "UT Arlington is an incredible institution, and I am committed to advancing it towards Tier One status, while maintaining and strengthening excellence in both research and education and ensuring the success of our students."

Regents Chairman Gene Powell said “We are fortunate to have a leader of Dr Karbhari's caliber take over the reins of UT Arlington, and we know he is the perfect fit to make sure excellence, accessibility and affordability remain top priorities at UT Arlington, Dr Karbhari has impressed us from the moment we met him, and he has our complete confidence ".

Chancellor Francisco G Cigarroa said, “With immense teaching and administrative experience, Kharbari was the right choice for the position”.


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