3. The General was Director of the International Centre, Goa for nearly six years after retirement. He served two terms in the National Security Advisory Board. He has been continuously engaged in social and literary pursuits and has also been delivering talks on strategic issues. He was on the Executive Council of Goa University for seven years and in the Managing Committee of the Goa Chamber of Commerce. He is also a long standing Member of the Goa Planning Board and in the Board of Governors of the Goa Institute of Management. General SF Rodrigues, PVSM, VSM was appointed as the Governor of Punjab and Administrator, Union Territory, Chandigarh on 8th Nov 2004.