Prof. Avadh Ram was Former Vice-Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi. Prof. Ram has also been a Professor of Geophysics and the Head of Department & Dean of Students at Benaras Hindu University. He is also Member, Executive Council, Bundelkhand University (Governor’s Nominee) and the Ex Chief Executive Director and Advisor, LP Colleges & Institutions, Lucknow. Prof. Ram’s A-class academic career comprised of B.Sc. & M.Sc. in geophysics from BHU (First position in both & a Gold Medalist in M.Sc.) and a PhD in geophysics from University of Western Ontario in Canada. Prof. Ram’s teaching and research career spans an impressive 40 years that includes research projects, research publications and PHD supervisions. He has published 88 research papers in various journals of national and international repute and has supervised several PhD’s and research papers funded by national agencies. Prof.Ram with his steadfast devotion to work, strong character, conviction, dedication, deep rooted moral values and wealth of knowledge and experience is a force in the academic community.