ISLAMABAD President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday appointed Dr Masoom Yasin Zai Vice Chancellor of Quaid-i-Azam University. Dr Masoom has been serving at the University of. Balochistan as vice chancellor and it has been learnt that he would take charge of the office from Monday. Earlier, President had constituted a search committee headed by Higher Education Commission Chairman Dr Javaid R Laghari for the selection of vice chancellors of Quaid-i-Azam (QAU) and Allama Iqbal Open (AIOU) universities. The committee for selection of vice chancellors of the universities interviewed candidates to shortlist six names; three for each university to be sent to the President for final selection but no name had been recommended yet.