Department of Zoology
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221 005
Applications are invited for the post of Research Associate (RA) (01), Junior Research Fellow (JRF) (01) and Lab Attendant (LA) (01) with emoluments of Rs 36,000 p.m. + HRA, Rs 25,000 p.m. + HRA and fixed Rs 10,500 p.m. in a SERB sponsored project entitled ‘Effects of dietary Ayurvedic Rasayanas on the innate immune response in Drosophila melanogaster’ sanctioned for three years.
The post is temporary and co-terminus with the project. The candidates for RA position should hold Ph.D. or equivalent degree, with at least two research publications in good journals; for JRF the candidates should hold M.Sc. in Life Sciences/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Molecular and Human Genetics/Zoology or related area with at least 55% marks and qualified NET/GATE and for LA the candidates should have passed B.Sc. or Intermediate in Science with 2–3 years’ laboratory/field work experience or ITI with 2 years experience.
The upper age limit is 45 years for RA, 28 years for JRF and 30 years for LA, relaxable for 5 years for SC/ST/Physically Handicapped/Female candidates. All things being equal, SC/ST candidates will be preferred as per GoI rules. The candidate with experience in the relevant area will be preferred.
Application on plain paper giving name, permanent and correspondence address, names of father and mother, telephone no. and e-mail address, details of educational career (starting from High School or equivalent) along with attested copies of all mark-sheets and certificates and details of any experience, etc., if any, should reach to Dr M. G. Tapadia, Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005 within 21 days of this advertisement. No TA/DA will be paid if called for interview.