Faculty members of the University of Gujrat (UoG) voted for their favorite candidates vying for the Academic Council seats here at Hafiz Hayat Campus the other day.
The Academic Council, which is headed by the vice-chancellor, holds elections every three years for five of its members from the faculty.
The polls were conducted for one associate professor, two assistant professors, and two lecturers from among the UoG faculty. There is no gender bias involved in the selection of candidates contesting the polls.
However, to encourage women participation the council makes it mandatory that two faculty members − one asst. professor and one lecturer – must be women