Rector of Syiah Kuala University (Unsyiah), Prof. Dr. Ir. Samsul Rizal, M. Eng, Friday morning (12/29) inaugurated Dr. Mahdi Syahbandir, S.H., M.Hum as the Dean of Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (FISIP) Unsyiah period 2017-2021. This inauguration took place in the VIP Lobby of AAC Building Prof. Dayan Dawood, Darussalam, Banda Aceh.
Mahdi Syahbandir replace Dr. Hizir who was appointed as Dean of the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences was inaugurated on October 10, 2017 ago.
In his speech, Unsyiah Rector hopes the new Dean can work maximally, especially in improving the accreditation status of study program that still C. Moreover, the study program in FISIP has not been accredited A.
"Next year we commit no more accreditation C in Unsyiah, except for the new study program. Currently, in FISIP there is no prodi that accreditation A. The new dean's job is to improve accreditation of Prodi B to A, "said Rector.
Furthermore, Prof. Samsul hopes FISIP Unsyiah is also capable of conducting an international seminar. Because many academics of Unsyiah who have a qualified social science, so as to introduce Unsyiah to the international world. To that end, the Rector affirmed the need for intensive coordination and communication to organize the event.
"Because the social science of academics in Unsyiah is the way we introduce Unsyiah to the international world," he added.
This inauguration was also attended by deans from various faculties, professors, lecturers, and other academic community. (mr)