Tamil Nadu: Through a gazetted notification, the Tamil Nadu Health and Family Welfare has notified the educational qualifications and experience required for the post of Vice Chancellor in the Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University under the Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai (Amendment) Act, 2018
The Gazette specified that Under clause (ii) of sub-section (2-A) of Section 10 of the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai, Act, 1987 (Tamil Nadu Act 37 of 1987), the Government of Tamil Nadu, in consultation with the Chancellor of the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University, hereby specifies that every person recommended by the Committee referred to in sub-section (2) of Section 10 for appointment as Vice-Chancellor shall possess the following educational qualifications and experience, namely:-
(i). A Post Graduate Degree in the field of Medical Science;
(ii). Not less than 20 years of service as a medical practitioner; not less than ten years of teaching experience as Professor; and not less than six years of administrative experience in any one or more of the following posts, namely:-
(a) Dean of Medical College and Hospital.
(b) Secretary, Selection Committee/ Additional Director of Medical Education.
(c) Director of King Institute, Guindy.
(d) Director of Upgraded Institutes in Medical Colleges and Hospitals.
(e) Medical Superintendent of Medical College Hospitals.
(f) The principal of Medical College or Dental College.
(g) Vice- Principal of Medical College or Dental College
(h) Registrar of the Tamil Nadu Dr M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai or any other Deemed University.
(i) The controller of Examinations of the Tamil Nadu Dr M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai or any other Deemed University; and
(iii). Must have made not less than five research publications in indexed/national journals.