Palale Subrahmanya Yadapadithaya has been appointed as the
new registrar of Mangalore University. He was earlier serving as the registrar
(evaluation) of the university. The government as per schedule 17 of Karnataka
Universities Act 2000 has also appointed B Narayana, professor department of
chemistry as the new registrar (evaluation) in his place.
Yadapadithaya is a gold medalist in Commerce from Mangalore
University. With three decades of PG teaching experience at PG department at
Mangalagangotri, he has successfully supervised 16 PhD scholars.
He is the recipient of national and international awards for
his contribution to commerce teaching and research. In addition to his teaching
and research work, Yadapadithaya held the additional responsibility of finance
officer of Mangalore University for three and half years and registrar
(evaluation), Mangalore University for nearly three years prior to his
Yadapadithaya is the founder secretary of Mangala Alumni
Association and has served in various capacities such as chairman, PG
department of commerce; chairman of board of studies and board of examinations;
dean, faculty of commerce, and member of Syndicate and academic council.
[Source: Times of India]