MGU Kottayam Algal Ecology Project Walk IN ~ helpBIOTECH

22 December 2017

MGU Kottayam Algal Ecology Project Walk IN

Government Order No: 229/2015KSCSTE dated 23/06/2015 

Position title: Project fellow 

Sponsoring agency: Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment (KSCSTE) 

Principal Investigator: Dr. J G Ray 

Duration of the project: 8 months; the project fellow will be able to register for Ph D and continue after the tenure of the fellowship for Ph D under the University Scholarship scheme if the candidate is NET qualified. 

Number of position: One 

Title of the project: “Collection, identification and screening of green algae from bloomed water bodies of Kerala for quality of lipid” 

Fellowship: Rs-22,000/- per month (Consolidated) 

Essential qualification: First class M Sc. in Botany/ Biotechnology 

Desirable qualification: 

i) Experience in algae sample collection, identification, cultivation and algal ecology 
ii) Experience with laboratory skills including water quality analysis, growth determination, microscopy, algal compound extractions, chemical characterizations, operation of laboratory equipments and field equipments 
iii) Individual who is self-motivated and a strong team player with an interest in developing sustainable production of algal biomass and biofuels Preference will be given to NET/JRF qualified candidates with desirable qualifications 

Task will include: 

i) Extensive field survey of bloomed water bodies and water sample collection, expertise in swimming is highly essential 
ii) Laboratory culturing of algae 
iii) Field & testing of water quality parameters using water analysis kit 
iv) Microscopic identification of algae 
v) Computer data entry and report writing 
vi) Financial accounting of expenditures, organizing of laboratory and field activities, ordering and purchasing as per university norms, storing and cleaning 

How to apply: Apply on plain paper to the undersigned with bio-data (Matriculation onwards) accompanied by self attested copies of your experience certificates and qualifying degree certificates. Application should contain exact contact postal address, E-mail id, mobile number and title of the project given above. 

Interested candidate may apply to Dr. J G Ray, Professor, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, P. D Hills P.O, Athirampuzha, Kottayam- 686560. 

Last date for receiving applications will be 5 PM on 3rd January 2018.

Final selection will be as per an interview as well; the interview is scheduled tentatively on 5th January 2018 at 11 AM, School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University Campus, Athirampuzha, Kottayam. 

Interview date will be confirmed by E-mail. You can also send an advance soft copy of your CV through email The selected candidate is eligible to register for Ph. D only in accordance with university norms for the same. 

For clarifications if any please contact: 9446119626 


Post a Comment

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner