The National Institute of Plant Genome Research has already placed India among the major contributors to plant genomics. It is hoped that in coming years, the ongoing efforts of NIPGR will allow India to emerge as one of the most important national and international resource institutes for material, knowledge and technologies in the areas of functional, structural, evolutionary and applied genomics of plants, including crop plants.
Job Title: Trainee Fellow / Student Fellow
Number of Vacancies: Two
Project Title: Establishment of Distributed Information Sub-Centre (DISC)
Funding Agency/Scheme: BTISNET program of DBT
Principle Investigator: Dr. Gitanjali Yadav
Duration: Six months
Traineeship: Candidate having B.Tech or Master Degree or equivalent in Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology with strong interest in Computational Biology and First class/ division throughout academic career may apply.
Studentship: Students currently pursuing the final year of B.Tech or Masters Degree or equivalent in Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology, requiring a thesis as a necessary pre-requisite for completion of respective degree and First class/ division throughout academic career may apply.
Desirable: Proficiency in Coding Algorithms and Bioinformatics Applications, evidenced by short trainings or computing courses
Emolument: Rs 5,000/- p.m
How to Apply: Eligible candidates may apply online application form available at http://www.nipgr.res.in/discform.html. Applications received through any other mode will be disqualified outright.
Deadline: 8 November 2016