Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary positions of two Research Associate (RA) and two Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary positions of two Research Associate (RA) and two Senior Research Fellow (SRF) under the supervision of Prof. Asis Datta, Distinguished Emeritus Scientist, NIPGR in DBT and CSIR research projects, detailed as under:
(1) DBT research project entitled “Biotechnological approaches to improve nutritional and post- harvest quality, drought tolerance and pathogen resistance in edible crops”. (02 post of RA and 01 posts of SRF)
(2) CSIR project entitled “Regulatory dynamics of N- acetylglucosamine metabolism in model fungal pathogen, Candida albicans”. (01 SRF)
Senior Research Fellow: Emoluments as per project sanction & DBT/DST/CSIR norms.
Candidates having M.Sc./M.Tech degree (with minimum of 55% marks) or equivalent in Life Sciences/Bioinformatics with minimum of two years of post M.Sc/M.Tech research experience are eligible to apply.
Candidate having prior experience in the area of Molecular Microbiology/Plant Molecular Biology/ Bioinformatics will be given preference.
Research Associate: Emoluments as per project sanction & DBT/DST norms.
Candidates having Ph.D. degree (awarded) in any discipline of Life Sciences with good publication record are eligible to apply. Candidates having prior experience in the area of Molecular Biology/Next-generation sequencing and Bioinformatics analysis will be given preference.
The positions are completely on temporary basis and co-terminus with the project. The initial appointment will be for one year, which can be curtailed/extended based on candidate’s performance, norms of the Institute and discretion of the Competent Authority. The eligible candidates may further be short-listed based on the qualification/experience depending on the total number of applications received. NIPGR reserves the right to select the candidate against the above posts depending upon the qualification(s) and experience of the candidates. Reservation of posts shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard copy of the completed application in the enclosed format with a cover letter showing interest and attested copies of the certificates and proof of research experience and reprints of published paper etc.. The applications should reach at the address given below within 15 days from the date of the advertisement. The subject line of envelope must be superscribed by “Application for the Post of SRF/RA in the DBT or CSIR project entitled “……………….”
Last date May 18, 2016
Note: Only hard copies of the applications in the given format will be entertained. Application not received in the attached format will be summarily rejected.