EXPERIENCE of Prof. Rajasekharan Pillai

More than a researcher and teacher, Prof. Rajasekharan Pillai has occupied several academic and administrative positions during the last 40 years. He was the Vice Chancellor of several Universities including Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam; Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin; Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi; Mewar University, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan. Presently, he is the Vice Chancellor of Somaiya Vidyavihar, Mumbai and Chancellor of ICFAI University, Thripura. He was the Director of the National Accreditation and Assessment Council, Bangalore. Prof. Pillai had held the coveted office of the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the University Grants Commission