JRF, SRF & RA Posts Vacant @ Central University of Himachal Pradesh

The Central University of Himachal Pradesh is a university which was founded in 2009 as a result of the government’s policy to establish Central Universities in each of the states that do not already have a central university. The Headquarter of the University is located in Dharamshala, District Kangra , Himachal Pradesh. Dharamshala is a place with profile and is known worldwide. Serene Location, pleasant climatic condition, spiritual atmosphere of the location provides an attractive ambience conducive to academic pursuits. Pending the development of its own infrastructure and permanent campuses, the University is presently operating from its Temporary Campuses.

Applications are invited for one post of JRF, SRF and Research Associate for the following CSIR-EMR project:

Position 1

Name of the project: Biodegradation of Profenofos and Fenthion Pesticides- Role of microbial isolate(s) and determination of degradation pathway(s)

  • Name of the post: Junior Research Fellow
  • No. of post: One
  • Salary: Rs. 25,000 per month

Duration: Initially for one year extendable to two more years depending on the performance of the fellow

Eligibility:

Master’s Degree or equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks in any branch of Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Science with NET/GATE qualification in the relevant subject

Desirable:  Experience in analytical chemistry, preferably in HPLC and GC techniques and in bioremediation research.

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Position 2

  • Name of the post: Senior Research Fellow
  • No. of post: One
  • Salary: Rs. 28,000 per month

Duration: Initially for one year extendable to two more years depending on the performance of the fellow

Eligibility: 

NET/GATE qualified candidate with a minimum of two years of research experience in the field of bioremediation or biotechnology research after M.Sc. or equivalent degree with good
publication record (at least one research publication in standard refereed journal as listed in
Journal Citation Reports)

Desirable: Experience in analytical chemistry, preferably in HPLC and GC techniques and in bioremediation research.


Position 3

  • Name of the post: Research Associate
  • No. of post: One
  • Salary: Rs. 36,000 per month

Duration: Initially for one year extendable to two more years depending on the performance of the fellow

Eligibility:

PhD in science with good publication record (at least one research publication in standard refereed journal as listed in Journal Citation Reports)

Desirable Qualification: Experience in analytical chemistry, preferably in HPLC and GC
techniques and in bioremediation research

Terms and Conditions:

  • In addition to the stipend, the fellow or associate will be entitled to 10% HRA as per
    rules of CUHP, provided he/she has not been given hostel accommodation (stipend paid / payable will be treated as pay for the purpose of HRA).
  • The post is entirely temporary and has been sanctioned for the execution of the
    project. It will be co-terminus with the project.
  • Relaxation in the upper age limit or educational qualifications is admissible in case of
    SC, ST, OBC, Physically handicapped or Women candidates as per CSIR rules.
  • The services of the selected candidate will be governed by the rules and regulations of
    the CSIR and Central University of Himachal Pradesh but he will neither be an employee of
    the CSIR nor the University and shall have no claim for any benefit whatsoever on that
    account.
  • No TA/DA shall be paid to the candidates for attending the interview.
  • Incomplete applications shall be rejected without notice.
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Process of Selection: The selection shall be made on the basis of merit. The eligible
candidates are required to appear for interview before the duly constituted Selection
Committee for the purpose. The scheduled date and time of interview shall be intimated to
the eligible candidates through phone/ e-mail.

How to apply:

Applications on plain paper giving complete permanent and correspondence address including telephone no. and e-mail address (if available), details of educational qualifications (starting from class 10th on wards), proof of date of birth, and/or proof of experience (if any) along with attested copies of all mark sheets/ certificates and copy of caste certificate or handicapped certificate as the case may be should be sent to:

Dr. Subhankar Chatterjee,
Principal Investigator,
Bioremediation and Metabolomics Research Group,
Department of Environmental Sciences, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences,
Central University of Himachal Pradesh, Temporary Academic Block, Shahpur-176206, District Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
E-mail : [email protected],
Contact No :  08894500689.

Application Deadline: 15th September 2016

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