Dr. Girish N. Badave (M. Sc. Ph. D. Botany)
Dr. Badave is a Botanist by training and was the Principal of Agriculture Technical School. He is been with SJSM since 1997. He brings in an expertise in the field of biodiversity documentation, conservation, forest based livelihoods including traditional system of medicine, community awareness and education, establishment and management of community based herbal pharmacy, rural product marketing. Dr. Badave is skilled at report writing, presentation, project management as well as sourcing research grants and funding.