Inviting applications for Project Positions
Date - 02/03/2017
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary positions of one Research Associate (RA) and one Senior Research Fellow (SRF) in the DBT (Part-B) Sub-Project 1&2 entitled “Transcriptome and epigenome diversity analysis during seed development for discovery of molecular marker and gene regulatory mechanism in chickpea”, under the supervision of Dr. Mukesh Jain.
Research Associate (one post): Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project
Qualification: Candidates having Ph.D. degree (awarded) in Life Sciences/Molecular Biology/Bioinformatics or related field are eligible to apply. Candidates having experience in the area of protein biochemistry, advanced molecular biology and genomics techniques will be preferred. The candidate should have good academic record and relevant research experience as evidenced from published papers in standard refereed journals.
Senior Research Fellow (one post): Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project
Qualification: Candidates having M.Sc. degree or equivalent (with minimum 55% marks) in Life Sciences/ Biotechnology/Bioinformatics/Molecular Biology or any other related field with two years of Post M.Sc. research experience are eligible to apply. The Candidate having computer skills (Linux, Perl, Java, MySQL) and/or experience in next generation sequencing data analysis may be given preference.
The positions are purely temporary and are co-terminus with the project. The initial appointment will be for one year, which can be extended/curtailed on the basis of assessment of the candidate’s performance and discretion of the Competent Authority. NIPGR may select the candidate against the above post depending upon the qualification(s) and experience of the candidate and researve the right to relax any of the qualification(s) in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified by the Selection Committee. Reservation of post shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
Eligible candidates may apply by sending their complete application in the enclosed formats. The attested copies of the certificates and proof of research experience (if any) are to be attached with the hard copy of application. The applications should reach at the address given below within 15 days from the date of advertisement. The envelope must be superscribed by “Application for the Post of RA/SRF in the Seed Biology Project” of Dr. Mukesh Jain.
Note : ONLY hard copy of the application in the given format will be accepted.
Dr. Mukesh Jain
National Institute of Plant Genome Research,(NIPGR)
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box NO. 10531,
New Delhi - 110067