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Chairman The head of an academic department. See 'Chair. ', Cf Chief.
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The silence prompted Mr Duale to alert the Speaker that the chairpersons were not in the House.
The last chairperson, Khawar Mumtaz, who was heading the fifth commission, completed her tenure on December 31, 2015, after which Minister for National Health Services Regulations and Coordination, Saira Afzal Tarar took the charge as member of the commission.
Vice Chairperson OPC Khalid Shaheen Butt in his address said that OPC is playing a remarkable role in providing relief to overseas Pakistanis.
Gita Piramal, a business historian and the author of the best-selling book Business Maharajas, says there is a clear pattern in which women chairpersons have been appointed in corporate India.
Dr Aysha Al Mubarak was elected unopposed as the human rights committee chairperson and Hala Fayez as vice-chairperson.
They also elected Sa'ada Issue Working Group Chairperson Nabila Al-Zubair and Independence of Special Entities Working Group Chairperson Moeen Abdulmalik to represent them on the committee which will be tasked with overseeing the preparation of the NDC's final, comprehensive report.
In the far more common structure, the CEO of the company serves simultaneously as chairperson of the board.
Another interested party in this muddle of expectation and evaluation for department chairpersons is the academic dean.
Topics are reviewed by the Switzer Memorial Committee and approved with the consensus of the Chairperson, the President of NRA and the Executive Director of NRA.
Most likely, audit committee chairpersons are more willing to provide extensive, specific data about their activities in a confidential and anonymous survey than in a public disclosure.
Members alternately serve as chairpersons and are responsible for compiling minutes of the meeting.
In celebration of musical talent from the Lone Star State and the continued campaign for Texas music education, the Texas Music Project (TMP), a statewide nonprofit initiative working to strengthen and restore music education in public schools throughout Texas, today names Clint Black, Flaco Jimenez and the Knowles family -- including Beyonce, Solange, and parents Mathew and Tina -- as the 2004 honorary chairpersons for the "Don't Mess with Texas Music" public awareness campaign, launched in 2003.