Advertisement for the post of Vice Chancellor, NNM, Nalanda, Bihar

Advertisement for the post of Vice Chancellor, NNM, Nalanda, Bihar.

Applications are invited in duplicate from eligible candidates for filling up the post of Vice-Chancellor, Nava Nalanda Mahavihara (NNM), Nalanda, Bihar, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India. The eligibility criteria and other details are given below. The application form and other details can also be downloaded from the website of Nava Nalanda Mahavihara: and that of Ministry of Culture:

1.Name of the postVice Chancellor
2.Number of postOne
3.Mode of RecruitmentDeputation/Short term Contact
4.Educational and other qualificationsDeputation
The Vice Chancellor shall be a whole time salaried officer of Institution Deemed to be University and shall be appointed by the Visitor/chancellor from a panel of three names suggested by a Search cum Selection Committee. Person of the highest level of competence, integrity, moral and institutional commitment shall be appointed as Vice Chancellor. The Vice Chancellor to be appointed shall be a distinguished academician with a minimum of ten years of experience as Professor in a University system or ten years of experience in an equivalent position in reputed research and/ or academic administrative organization.
Desirable Qualification
i. Doctorate Degree in Buddhist Studies/ Buddhist Philoshy/ Pali from a recognized university
ii. Knowledge and fluency in written and spoken Hindi and English Languages.
iii. Evidence of outstanding research and published works in national/ international journals of repute or as well acknowledge books in the field of Buddhist Studies.

Upper age limit for applying: Not exceeding 55 years on the closing date of receipt of applications

Short Term contract:
Qualification: As prescribed for deputation
Upper age limit for applying: Not exceeding 65 years.

i. The Vice Chancellor shall hold office for a term of 5 years.
ii. He shall be eligible for a second term provied that in no case shall he/she hold office beyond the age of seventry years.
5.Last DateDuly filled in applications (in duplicate) complete in all respect, forwarded through proper channel by the concerned organisation in case of departmental candidate should reach the Under Secretary, BTI, Room No. 209, 2nd Floor, Puratatva Bhawan, GPO Complex, INA, New Delhi within 45 days from the date of publication of advertisement for this post in the Employment News/Rozargar Samachar. In case of Deputation, applications not received through the proper channel will be summarily rejected.