Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi is the new Chairman, UPSC

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi is the new Chairman, UPSC

Admin Last Update on: 09 Aug 2020

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi is the new Chairman, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

He took the oath of office and secrecy on 7th August 2020.

The new Chairman, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi took the oath of office and secrecy on 7th August 2020.

Prof. (Dr.) Joshi is presently Member, Union Public Service Commission. He had joined the Commission as Member on 12th May 2015.

The oath was administered by Shri Arvind Saxena, outgoing Chairman of the Commission.

Prior to joining the Commission, Prof. (Dr.) Joshi had held the post of Chairman, Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission and Chairman, Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission.

He also served as Director, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA).

In his illustrious academic career, Prof. (Dr.) Joshi taught more than 28 years at post-graduation level and held many important positions in various policy making, academic and administrative bodies.

A specialist in the field of Financial Management, Prof. (Dr.) Joshi has published and presented research papers in several national and international conferences and seminars.



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