Shailendra Saraf, MPharm, PhD
Raipur, India | Professor, University Institute of Pharmacy, and Director, Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)
Shailendra Saraf is a Professor of Pharmacy in Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University, Raipur, and the Vice-President of Pharmacy Council of India. He has a career of over three decades in academics fulfilling his passion for teaching and research and has had diverse responsibilities in quality assurance of pharmacy education, accreditation of programs, and institutions. In addition, he had a two decades long association with the National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) and National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and was involved in the development of standards and the instruments for assessment.
Prof. Saraf was closely involved in the development of new standards and regulations at PCI, specifically the PharmD, Regulation, PG, and UG regulations and Pharmacy Practice regulations. Previously, he worked as Principal of a College (7 years), Director of University Institute (11 years), and Dean of the Faculty of Technology (12 years). He was also the Vice-Chancellor of one of the State Universities in the Chhattisgarh state. Prof. Saraf has completed several funded research projects and has more than 200 publications with 29 SCOPUS H-index and over 3800 citations, besides several books and chapters to his credit. He has received several national and international awards and nominated members of different international statutory and professional bodies.