21 December 2015
CSIR-NATIONAL CHEMICAL LABORATORY
PUNE 411 008
Applications are invited on plain paper for filling up temporary position of Project Fellow (1 No.) on contract basis, as per the following details:
Project Code No. : CSC0133
Title of the Project ‘’Development of Functional food and their formulations for potential health benefits of common man (FUNHEALTH)’’
Minimum prescribed educational Qualifications for Junior Project Fellow Candidates with M. Tech / M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology/ Botany/ Life Sciences and related areas from a recognized university with minimum of 55% marks (aggregate).
1. Very good knowledge of Plant Science/ Plant Tissue Culture/ Greenhouse cultivation of crop plants
2. 1-2 years’ hands-on experience in a Research Laboratory in Plant Tissue Culture related work
Job requirement To assist Project Leader in conducting experiments, routine laboratory work, helping in management activities related to WP-7 of the above mentioned project “Enhancing the production of very high value phytochemicals (Crocin, Picrocrocin and Safranal) from saffron crocus (Crocus sativus) through biotechnological approaches”.
Consolidated fixed emoluments per month Project Fellow Rs. 16,000/-
No. of positions to be filled up One
Age limit* 28 Years. * Age limit s shown above is relaxable by 5 years in respect of candidate’s belonging to SC/ST community and 3 years in respect of candidates belonging to OBC community.
The engagement will be initially for a period of six months which may be extended or curtailed depending on the duration of the sponsored project/ satisfactory performance or conduct of the appointee. The appointment will be purely on temporary basis and shall not be CSIR/NCL appointment, temporary or otherwise and shall not entitle the appointee to any right/claim, implicit or explicit, for her/his consideration against any CSIR/NCL post/fellowship. How to Apply: Applications giving full particulars in the following format may kindly be submitted: (1) Name of the applicant, (2) Date of Birth, (3) Educational Qualifications (furnish details commencing from SSC), (4) Details of experience with supporting experience certificate, (5) Address for communication, (6) Telephone/ Mobilephone No. /Email address. The application with the above information duly signed together with photo-copies of relevant certificates/testimonials should be addressed to: The Head, Biochemical Sciences Division (Attn Dr. Ashok Giri), CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411 008, so as to reach on or before 04/01/2016 The prescribed educational qualifications are the bare minimum and mere possession of same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview. Where number of applications received in response to this Notice of appointment is large, it will not be convenient or possible to interview all the candidates. Based on the recommendation of the Screening Committee(4), the Project Leader may restrict the number of candidates for interview to reasonable limits after taking into consideration qualifications and experience over and above the minimum qualifications prescribed in the advertisement. Therefore, it will be in the interest of the candidates to mention all the qualifications and experience in the relevant field at the time of applying. The candidates recommended by the Screening Committee to be called for interview would be notified on the divisional Notice Board on 07/01/2016 or the candidates may ascertain the information by contacting on the following Tel Nos.: 2590-2237/2238. The candidates recommended by the Screening Committee should directly appear before the Selection Committee for an interview at Biochemical Sciences division of CSIR National Chemical Laboratory at 10.30 am on 11/01/2016. No interview call letter will be issued separately. No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview. Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer.