For facilitating the development of biotechnology in the State, Government of Gujarat has constituted Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission (GSBTM), under the aegis of Department of Science and Technology. The State intends to promote biotechnology sector by building appropriate policy, promoting research, encouraging entrepreneurship, strengthening organizational infrastructure and forecasting business partnerships.
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for the position of Junior Research Fellow (One) and Senior Research Fellow (One) in a project entitled “Establishing a network in computational and system biology” at Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission (GSBTM), Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat.
Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Fellowship: Rs. 12,000 + 20% HRA
Minimum qualification: M.Sc. /M.Tech. /B.E. /B.Tech. in Biotechnology /Bioinformatics /Life Sciences /Microbiology /Biochemistry /Genetics from recognized University.
Preference would be given to the candidates having NET/GATE.
Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
Fellowship: Rs. 14,000 + 20% HRA
Minimum qualification: M.Sc. /M.Tech. /B.E. /B.Tech. in Biotechnology /Bioinformatics /Life Sciences /Microbiology /Biochemistry /Genetics from recognized University with minimum 2 years of research experience is essential in the field of molecular biology/computational biology/bioinformatics/system biology.
Co-ordinator: Dr. Jayashankar Das
Note: The above positions are purely contractual. Applications should be filled online (www.btm.gujarat.gov.in). The last date for submission of application is 5th November, 2015.
Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview. No TA/DA will be given for appearing the interview. The revision of fellowships is subject to approval by Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat. The decision of MD, GSBTM will be final at any stage of recruitment process to postpone, cancel or re-schedule the interview or the positions.