Inviting applications for Project Position
Date - 29/12/2017
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of one Research Associate in the DBT Bio CARe-2016 project entitled “Understanding the role of calcium ion channels in plant defense against Spodoptera litura herbivor”, under the supervision of Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery, Scientist, NIPGR.
(A) Research Associate (RA-I) (one post): Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project.
Candidates having Ph.D. degree (awarded) in Life Sciences/Biotechnology with strong publication record are eligible to apply. The candidate having prior research experience in biotic stress, molecular bilogy, handling chromatography and sufficient knowledge in metabolomic will be preferred.
The above position is completely on temporary basis and co-terminus with the project. The initial appointment will be for one year or till the tenability of the project whichever is earlier, 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 posts shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard/soft copy of the duly filled application in the given format with a cover letter. The attested copies of the mark-sheets, certificates, and proof of research experience/publications should be attached. The applications should reach the address given below within 15 days from the date of the advertisement. The envelope should be super-scribed as “Application for the Post of “Research Associate”, in the DBT Bio-CARe project of Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery, Scientist, NIPGR.
Note : ONLY hard copy of the application in the given format will be accepted. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery
Staff Scientist- III,
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asraf Ali Mrag,
P.O. Box No. 10531,
New Delhi - 110067