Message From Pro Vice-Chancellor
Prof Dr. G L Khanna joined as Pro-Vice-Chancellor at SGT University, Gurugram. Before joining SGTU, Prof. Dr G.L Khanna worked as Project Director Indian Institute of Sports Science and Research Govt of India and Professor (M) in University of Science Malaysia and Professor and Dean Faculty of Applied Sciences, Manav Rachna International University . He also worked as Sr Scientific Officer and Head of Department of Sports Science at National Institute of Sports,(SAI, Govt of India) . He is Visiting Professor (Sports Sciences) in Tsukuba University, Japan since 2012 and he was also visiting Prof of University of Pedidikan Sultan Idris Malaysia, As a project Director he has set up 11 department of sports Medicine and Sports Science in the Universities and Medical colleges across India .Besides a National Center of Sports Sciences and Research is being set up at Delhi. He Graduated with Honors from Presidency College Kolkata and post graduation from University of Calcutta in Physiology. He completed his Doctorate from Punjabi University Patiala
He is the member of Prime Minister Olympic Task force 2020,2024 and 2028 constituted by Prime Minister of India. He was past President of Asian Council of Exercise & Sports Science.Presently he is vice president of BRICS Council of Exercise and Sports Sciences. He is Member of International Institute of Health promotion (USA) and Executive Board Member of Asian Society of Kinesiology (IASK). He is Scientific Committee member of Global Health Foundation (USA).He has delivered Invited lectures and Key Note address Nationally and International in many countries like USA, Brazil, UK, Greece, Japan, Germany, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, Russia, China, Indonesia ,Korea and Russia, Philippines and Thailand.
He has received many Laurels, Oration Awards-S.R Maitra Oration Award, B.B Sarkar Memorial Oration Award and Dr B R Ambedkar National Award ,AOK Health Best poster Award-Australia. He was given appreciation award by National Association of Physical Education and Sports Sciences .
He is the Executive Board Member of Governing council of Sports, sector Skill Council (SPEFL-SC) National Sports Development Council (NSDC) Govt of India. He is member of Committee on Setting up of Indian Institute of Sports Sciences and Research Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt of India. He is on Advisory panel of International Life Sciences Institute. He has worked with many Indian Sports persons as Physiologist for International competitions like Asian Games/Commonwealth/Olympics since 1982. He has accompanied India Teams to Olympics and Commonwealth Games as a scientist.
He was Member of sports policy action plan of Govt. of India. He was member of Steering Committee for preparation of Sports persons of Govt. of India, Commonwealth Games 2010.He was the Organizing Chairman of XIVth Commonwealth International Conference of Sports Sciences held at India. He has organized many Indian and International workshops, seminars, symposiums and conferences He was the chairman of 7th Asia Pacific conference of Exercise and Sports Sciences held in India from 14-16th Oct 2015.He was the Chairman of Indo Japanese Conclave. Member Medical Committee of Khelo India MYAS Govt of India. He is Governing Board Member of National Sports University Society Manipur Govt of India.
He was member of Academic Council of NSNIS Patiala and vice chairman of Research review committee of National Dope Testing Lab Govt of India, Board of Studies of Jamia MIlia Islamia , Delhi University, MD University Rohtak and advisory Board Memebr of Annamalai University Chidambaram He is on Selection panel of RAC of Defence Organisation DRDO, Punjab University, Swarnim Gujarat Sports University, Punjabi University Patiala, GNDU Amritsar and many other Universities. He is also examiner of Phd in many Universities of India and abroad. He was also member of Board of Management of Manav Rachna International University Faridabad.
He has produced 10 phds and presented and delivered Key note address and published papers in National and International Conferences and published more than 120 research papers in National and International Journals. He has published and edited 10 Books. He is Editor in Chief of MR International Journal of Applied Health Sciences. He is in Editorial Board member and Reviewer of many International and National Journals. His area of Research interest is high performance Physiology, Hydration, Nutritional Supplements and Performance analysis.
Prof Dr. G L Khanna