General Body Of RGCB

The General Body of RGCB shall comprise of all members referred to in Clause 11 of the Memorandum of Association of the Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology. The General Body lays down general policy directions consistent with the mandates of the institute, considers and approves proposals placed before it and also approves any modifications to the rules and regulations of the institute. The General Body also approves the Annual Report and audited accounts of the institute for placing before the parliament.

President, RGCB General Body

Honourable Union Minister for Science & Technology

Government of India

Member, RGCB General Body

Honorable Member of Parliament

Thiruvananthapuram

Member, RGCB General Body

Secretary

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Member, RGCB General Body

Chairman

Scientific Advisory Council, RGCB

Member, RGCB General Body

Dr. G. Padmanabhan

Distinguished Biotechnologist, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Member, RGCB General Body

Secretary

Department of Health, Governmentof Kerala

Member, RGCB General Body

Secretary

Department of Science & Technology and Executive Vice President, KSCSTE, Government of Kerala

Member, RGCB General Body

Secretary

Department of Industries, Government of Kerala

Member, RGCB General Body

Financial Adviser

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

National Brain Research Centre, Manesar, Haryana

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune, Maharashtra

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

Institute for Cytology & Preventive Oncology Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Orissa

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

Institute of Bioresources & Sustainable Development, Imphal, Manipur

Member, RGCB General Body

Director

Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram

Member, RGCB General Body

Dr. M. Vijayan

Former President, INSA, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore , Eminent Scientist in Medical Biotechnology/Biomedicine

Member, RGCB General Body

Dr. Arun Balakrishnan

Vice President (Biotechnology) Piramal Life Sciences Limited., Mumbai, Representative from Biotech. Industry

Member, RGCB General Body

Dr. A.E. Muthunayagom

Former Secretary, Ocean Development & Former Executive Vice President

Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment

RGCB Staff representative

Mr. S. Mohanan Nair

Chief General Manager (Traditional Knowledge Management and Public Relations), RGCB, Thiruvananthapuram

Member, RGCB General Body

Nominee of the Department of Biotechnology

(Nodal Officer for RGCB)

Member Secretary

Director

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology