Inviting applications for Project Position
Date - 28/08/2014
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) in the DST Project entitled "Role of Homeobox Genes in Abiotic Stress Responses in Rice" under the supervision of Dr. Mukesh Jain, Scientist, NIPGR.
Senior Research Fellow (One Post): Emoluments as per project sanction & DST norms.
Candidates having M.Sc. degree (with minimum of 55% marks) or equivalent in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Bioinformatics/Molecular Biology or any other related field with minimum of two years of post M.Sc. research experience are eligible to apply. The candidate having computer skill (Linux, Perl, Java, MySQL) and/or experience in advanced molecular biology techniques may be given preference.
The position is purely temporary and is co-terminus with the project. The initial appointment will be for one year/till the tenability of the project (i.e. up to 27/02/2015), which can be curtailed/extended on the basis of assessment of the candidate’s performance and discretion of the Competent Authority. NIPGR reserves the right to select the candidate against the above post depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate. Reservation of post shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard copy of complete application in the given format with a cover letter showing interest and attested copies of the certificates and proof of research experience. The applications should reach at the address given below within 15 days from the date of advertisement. The envelope should be superscripted by Application for the Post of Senior Research Fellow in the DST Project entitled "Role of Homeobox Genes in Abiotic Stress Responses in Rice"
Note: ONLY hard copy of the application in the given format will be accepted.
Dr. Mukesh Jain
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box NO. 10531,
New Delhi - 110067