Ministry of Culture

Last Date - 26-01-2019
City / State - New Delhi , Delhi,

lnvitation of applications for the post of Director General for National Research Laboratory for Conservation of Cultural Property (NRLC), Lucknow.

Post Name Director General
Pay Pay Band-4: Rs. 37,400-67,000 Grade Pay Rs. 10,000 (Level-14 of the pay matrix of ihe 7th CPC) plus allowances
Educational Qualification

Eligibility : Deputation including Short Term Contract Officers of the Central Government or the State governments or union territories or public sector undertakings or universities or recognised research institutions or statutory and autonomous organisations: (a) (i) holding analogous posts on regular basis in the parent cadre or department; or
(ii) with three years service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in posts in the Pay Band-4 Rs. 37,400 - 67,000 plus grade pay of Rs. 8,700 (Level-13 of the pay matrix of the 7th CPC) in the parent cadre or department; and (b) possessing the following educational qualifications and experience.-

Educational Qualification : i) Master degree in Chemical/ Physical/ Biological/ Environmental/ Earth Sciences or Bachelor degree in Engineering or Technology with specialisation in Metallurgy or Material Science from a recognised University; and
(ii) fifteen (15) years experience in practical or research / teaching in the field of conservation of cultural property like stones, metals, cerarnlcs, textiles, wood, manuscripts, bone and ivory, paintings, sculptures;
iii) experience of conducting and guiding research in the field of conservation of antiques and art objects (proof of having published books, articles and monographs relating to conservation aspects to be fumished); and
(iv) experience of planning, setting up and administering a conservation laboratory

Desirable : 
(i) Doctorate degree in Conservation from a recognised University
ii) knowledge of editing and publishing technical journals;
(iii) study or working experience in the developed conservation laboratories in foreign counkies;
(iv) knowledge of foreign languages other than English, like French, ltalian, German or Russian; and
(v) Poslgraduate Diploma or Degree in Management from a recognised University.

How to Apply : The applications in the prescribed format, typed on plain paper furnishing complete Curriculum Vitae with detailed educational, professional qualification and experience should be sent by registered / speed post to Shri A.N.Mishra, Under Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Room No. 209, D-Wing, 2nd Floor, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi-110001 so as to reach him within a period of two months (i.e.26-01-2019) from the date of publication of this advertisement. Persons employed in Government Department / Autonomous Organizations and Public Sector Undertakings should submit their applications through proper channe