Prof. Varun Sahni of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will be the next Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the Goa University. He will take over on October 25 later this year by succeeding the current vice-chancellor Dr.Satish R Shetye. Earlier He served as Vice Chancellor of the University of Jammu From December 2008 to January 2012.
He is presently working as professor and chairperson, Centre for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament (CIPOD) at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Prof. Sahni has earlier also served as Reader in Latin American Politics at Goa University