Environmental Genomics Division
National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI)
Applications are invited on plain paper for engagement as JRF / PA-II as per the following details
1 Prescribed education and qualification
For JRF: NET (LS) qualified M.Sc Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Molecular Biology
For PA-II: M.Sc Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Molecular Biology
2 Age JRF 28 years (age relaxation for OBC/SC/ST as per GOI rules)
3 Job requirement The project will use comparative metagenomics to study the behavior of the microbial community in activated sludge and map the degradative pathways operating in the system. Gene quantification and stress response of bacteria will be studied and bioinspired protein based materials as pollutant scavengers will be developed. The applicants should have some basic knowledge of handing molecular biology tools.
Preference will be given to students who have some experience in analyzing sequence data
4 Fixed remuneration JRF: Rs 25,000/- p.m. plus HRA PA-II: Rs 16,000/- As per CSIR-NEERI guidelines
5 No. of position 2
6 Project title “Wastewater Reuse: Improving the Odds by understanding Natural Attenuation” under the DBT-Inno Indigo policy with the University of Minho, Portugal and University of Tartu, Estonia. (Project No: G-1-2153)
The engagement is purely on a temporary basis which may be extended or curtailed depending on the duration of the project, satisfactory performance/conduct of the appointee. The engagement will be co-terminus with the project duration. The engagement shall not be an appointment in CSIR/NEERI, temporary or otherwise. It would therefore, not confer any right/claim, implicit or explicit for consideration for regularization /absorption.
Interested and eligible candidates should send their bio-data in prescribed format supported with copies of relevant certificates (NET quaification etc) to Dr. Atya Kapley (firstname.lastname@example.org) on or before 25 June 2016.
Shortlisted candidates will need to appear for an interview and bring copies of documentary proof of date of birth, educational qualification and experience etc. Date of interview will be intimated to shortlisted candidates. The application format is provided on CSIR-NEERI website (www.neeri.res.in/recruit.html) under the link Format for applying project position.
No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview. Candidates who do not fulfill the prescribed educational qualification will not be considered. M.Sc candidates whose final results are awaited can also apply but will need to produce final certificate before interview. No interim inquiries will be entertained in this regard.