JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TROPICAL BOTANIC GARDEN & RESEARCH INSTITUTE,
PALODE, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM- 695 562
No. JNTBGRI/DR/303/2015 Date: 11-9-2015
Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden & Research Institute, located in the foothills of the Western Ghats at Palode, 45 kms from Thiruvananthapuram, is established with the vision of conservation and sustainably utilizing the plant biodiversity of India, with special reference to Kerala. The Institute undertakes a number of research projects in the fields of biotechnology, biodiversity, floriculture and related areas. JNTBGRI invites applications from eligible candidates to fill up the following posts in various disciplines.
Scale of Pay: Rs. 15600-39100 + Grade Pay Rs. 5400/
Qualifications : First class MLIB; One year experience in digital library. Candidates with Ph.D will be preferred.
Desirable : Degree/Diploma in Extension/Training/Journalism. Experience in writing popular articles, press release, brochures and other extension materials.
Age: Below 35 years for Scientist B, C and Librarian. Age limit may be relaxed in the case of internal candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC as per the State Government Rules.
Those who applied earlier need not apply afresh but they can update their credentials, if any. Their applications will be considered.
Relaxation in age limit up to 5 years (up to 10 years for SC/ST) may be allowed to internal candidates for Scientist B position. Relaxation in desirable qualification and/or experience may be allowed to exceptionally meritorious external and internal candidates with proven records. The Director reserves the right to fill or not to fill any or all of the above positions. Separate applications must be submitted for each position. Name of the position for which application is submitted must be superscribed on the envelope. Employed persons may forward their applications through proper channel. However, an advance copy may be sent.
Application with detailed bio-data, proof of community and a passport size photograph for the above positions must reach The Director, Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden & Research Institute, Palode, Thiruvananthapuram 695 562 on or before 15th October 2015. Eligible candidates may apply in the prescribed format which can be downloaded from the JNTBGRI website: http://www.jntbgri.res.in/files/application_form_JNTBGRI.doc