GITAM University Plant Biotech JRF Opening | GITAM Recruits @ helpBIOTECH

 (Estd. u/s 3 of UGC Act 1956)
Accredited by NAAC with “A+” Grade
Gandhinagar Campus, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam – 530 045, A.P., India
Telephone: 0891-2840501/2795311, Telefax: 0891-2795312
 Dt. 17/08/2019
Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow to work on a research project sanctioned under CRG scheme of SERB, DST, Government of India, as below.

Project Title
Studies on micropropagation of Red Sandalwood (Pterocarpus santalinus L.) through induction of somatic embryogenesis
Junior Research Fellow
Three Years
Qualification Essential
Candidates qualified in UGC-NET/GATE/DBT/ICMR exams with M.Tech. (Biotechnology) /M.Sc. Botany/ Agriculture / Forestry / Agro-forestry / Horticulture/ Genetics & Plant Breeding/ Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ or any related areas of Life Science with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade.
The candidates having M. Tech. Degree in Chemical or Biochemical Engineering are also eligible for the post.
Exposure of the candidate with biotechnological tools, plant tissue culture / microbial culture / bioassay and phytochemical analysis are desirable and will be preferred.
The Upper Age Limit for applying for the project fellow is as per the SERB GoI, norms.
Rs. 31,000/- pm for initial two years and Rs. 35,000/- pm for third year. A DA/HRA @16% is also applicable on the above fellowship.

Eligible candidates may send their application (Soft/Hard copy) to the following address along with Bio-Data, photo copies of educational qualifications, date of birth certificate, experience certificate etc. (caste certificate and PH certificate in respect of SC/ST and PH candidates respectively), on or before 31/08/2019. For further details visit

Dr. Nasim Akhtar (Associate Professor),
Department of Biotechnology,
GITAM Institute of Technology,
GITAM (Deemed to be) University, Gandhi Nagar Campus,
Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam - 530 045 (AP), India
Email :
Ph. No 0891-2840246 (O), Mobile: 8886946411

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