Government College University (GCU) Lahore’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah, has been given the additional charge of the post of vice-cha11cellor of the Punjab Tianjin University of Technology (PTUT), Lahore. Punjab Higher Education Department has issued a notification in this regard after securing the approval of Chancellor/Punjab Governor. According to the notificatio11, Prof Shah would hold the additional charge of the post till the appointme11t of the regular vice-chancellor of the varsity. Prof Shah served as an eminent physicist and recipient of Sitara-i-Imtiaz. He has done a post-doctoral fellowship at several reputed foreign institutions, including the University of Sussex. London; International Centre for Theoretical Physics. Trieste, Italy and the Space Physics Institute. Rome. He has much ongoing research col1aborations with top institutions of the world. The overall impact factor of his research papers exceeds 200.