Applications are invited from suitable candidates for one position of Junior Research Fellow in a DBT funded research project entitled "Identifying Systems-level Cellular Networks involved in Neurotropic Flavi Virus-Host Interaction” in the laboratory of Prof. M Radhakrishna Pillai at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have first class Masters Degree in Life Sciences/Biotechnology with first class.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Qualification in National Eligibility Test [CSIR-UGC NET Including LS /GATE/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR-JRF etc.]. One year experience in Molecular Virology, Immunology and Cell culture techniques
AGE: Below 28 years as on 30th October, 2015.
EMOLUMENTS: Rs. 25,000 for the first two years and Rs. 28,000 for the third year + 20% HRA for National Eligibility Test (NET) qualified candidates.
Rs. 12,000/- + 20% HRA for others
DURATION: Three years or till termination of the project (whichever is earlier).
Only those fulfilling the above criteria need apply and will be called for interview. In the event of more than 10 candidates being short-listed by screening the applications, a written test will be conducted before the selection interview and only those who are successful in the written test will be interviewed. No TA/ DA will be given for appearing in the interview.
Suitably qualified candidates may send applications in the prescribed format (Download here) with a photograph, a copy of full resume indicating the percentage of Marks obtained and attested photocopies of credentials & experience to reach the undersigned on or before 30th October, 2015. Envelopes must be superscripted with abbreviated title of the project, advertisement number and job title. Selection to the position will not entitle the candidate to any future positions at RGCB (permanent or otherwise). As with all project positions at RGCB, the position will be co-terminus with end of the project.