Appointment of Vice-Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi

(A Central University)

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi is an institution of excellence in higher learning and research.

The Vice-Chancellor, being the academic as well as administrative head, is expected to be:

• A person possessing the highest level of competence, integrity, morals and institutional commitment.

• A distinguished academician, with a minimum of 10 years' of experience as Professor in a University or 10 years' of experience in a reputed research and/or academic administrative organisation with proof of having demonstrated academic leadership.

• Preferably not more than 65 years of age as on the closing date of receipt of applications of this advertisement.

Salary and Service Conditions

• The post carries a pay of Rs. 2,10,000/- (Fixed) per month with Special Allowance of Rs. 11,250/- and other usual allowances.

• The terms and conditions of the services will be those as set forth in the Act, Statutes and Ordinances of the University.

Procedure for appointment

• Appointment will be made from a panel of names recommended by a Committee constituted under the provisions of Jawaharlal Nehru University Act, 1966.

• The advertisement and the format of application are available on the websites and http://www.

• The applications in the prescribed proforma should reach within 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement, by Registered/Speed Post to :

Under Secretary (CU-II),

Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Room No. 503, 'B' Wing, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi-110001 E-mail:- "Application for the post of Vice-Chancellor, Jawaharlal Nehru University", should be super-scribed on the envelope. This Department is not responsible for postal delay. davp