Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of one Research Associate in the DBT project entitled “Cambridge-India Network for Translational Research in Nitrogen” under the supervision of Dr. Manoj Prasad, Scientist, NIPGR.
Job Title – Research Associate
No.of.Posts – 1
Project Title – “Cambridge-India Network for Translational Research in Nitrogen”
Principal Investigator – Dr. Manoj Prasad
Funded By – DBT
Emoluments – Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project.
- Candidates having Ph.D. degree (awarded) in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Plant Molecular Biology or any other related field are eligible to apply.
- The candidate should have a good academic record and having working experience in genomics-assisted breeding will be given preference.
- At least 3 publications in peer-reviewed international journals with JCR impact factor are desirable.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 posts depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidates. Reservation of posts shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
How to Apply:
Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard 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 21 days from the date of the advertisement. The envelope should be super-scribed as “Application for the Post of Research Associate in the DBT-CINTRIN project”, of Dr. Manoj Prasad, 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. Manoj Prasad
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box NO. 10531,
New Delhi – 110067
Application Deadline – 18th January 2017