Gilgit, Jun 10: Dr Najma Najam has been appointed the vice chancellor of Karakuram International University, Gilgit, after the resignation of Dr Aziz Ali Najam. Dr Najma called on President Asif Ali Zardari yesterday and is expected to take charge of her new office next week. Dr Najma holds a PhD degree in Neurosciences from Bowling Green State University, Ohio, USA.
She is the founding vice chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, having over 30 years of university teaching and research experience. She has also worked for over 28 years at the Punjab University. She is wife of Professor Mujahid Kamran, vice chancellor of the University of Punjab.
Although the learned professor has the reputition of building Fatima Jinnah Women University into one of the country’s best learning centers, she had also been named in the notorious group of accused “Forgery Masters”, by a professor who was ousted from the University of Punjab, on accounts of plagiarism.
See SOURCE for alleged charges of forgery and corruption against Dr Najma . Dr Najma had refused to comment on this website at that time, when contacted by media.
Also included in this group were Dr Mujahid Kamran, Prof. Dr. Yasmin Nilofer Farooqi, Prof. Dr. Rukhsana Kausar and Prof. Dr. Shaukat Ali.