Professor (Dr.) Paramjit S. Jaswal is currently the Vice-Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab. He has a Teaching Experience of Thirty Four years and Research Experience of Thirty Six years.
His fields of specialisation are Constitutional Law, Adminstration Law, Human Rights and Environmental Law. He also has 36 books published in his name and the Book on "Environmental Law” second edition (2003) has been cited thrice by the Supreme Court of India in the landmark judgement reported as In Re: Noise pollution (V) (2005) 5 SCC 733. Hon’ble Mr. Justice R.C. Lahoti, the Chief Justice of India, has authored the judgement.
He is Patron, RGNUL Law Review (RLR), Patron-in-Chief, RGNUL Financial and Mercantile Law Review (FMLR), Chief Patron, RGNUL Student Research Review (RSRR) and Patron, RGNUL Journal of Social Sciences. He is also the Former Chief Editor, PULR & Journal of UILS, Panjab University, Chandigarh. He has served as University Counsel from 1997 to 2005, to contest the university cases in courts. In this capacity handled various university matters before the Labour Court, Consumer Fora, State Commissions and the High Court. He was served as Chairman of the first Academic and Administrative Audit Committee of the Panjab University, Chandigarh (2002) for conducting Academic and Administrative Audit for the colleges affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh (Ludhiana Zone). He has also served as member of the first Academic and Administrative Committee of the Panjab University for conducting Academic and Administrative Audit of Panjab University, Chandigarh. He has served as Chairman/Member of various Academic and Administrative Bodies like High Power/Expert Committees, Search Committees, Screening Committees, Advisory Boards/Committees, Academic Council, Planning Board, Board of Studies of different International and National Institutions/Universities such as, International Association of Law Schools, United States, University Grants Commission, New Delhi, Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi, National Assessment & Accreditation Council, (NAAC), Bangalore, NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Karnataka State Law University, Hubli, Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Visakhapatnam, Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur, National Law University, Delhi, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, Punjabi University, Patiala, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana and Kashmir University, Srinagar, Maharaj Vinayak Global University, Jaipur, University of Jammu, Jammu, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, APG Shimla University, Shimla, and U.T. Legal Service Authority, Chandigarh.
He has previously, served as: Lecturer in Law & Coordinator ICE/Reader, University of Jammu, Jammu (J&K) [1983-1988], Reader in Law, Department of Laws, P.U. Chandigarh [1988-1998], Professor of Law, Department of Laws, P.U., Chandigarh [1998 – 2017].