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CSIR-INSTITUTE OF HIMALAYAN BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY
PALAMPUR– 176 061 (H.P.)

Advertisement No.05/2023

Walk-in-Interviews are scheduled to be held on the date(s) as mentioned below against the position(s) in the respective column for the selection of suitable candidate(s) in the areas under the following projects for recruitment on a purely temporary basis for the duration of the projects as mentioned or till completion of the projects, whichever is earlier

Post I

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 02-Positions

Project Number – 5001

Name of the Project – Characterization of reverse transcriptase (RNA dependent DNA Polymerase) activity from green house whitefly Trialeurodes vaporariorum CSIR-First (MLP-0176)

Tenure of the Project – March, 2024

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – March, 2024

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. or equivalent in any branch of Life Science.

Desirable Qualification: Preference will be given to the candidates having expertise in gene cloning/ Protein Purification and Expression.

Work requirement: Whitefly gene amplification, cloning, expression, analysis and activity analysis of Reverse transcriptase.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000/-p.m. + HRA to those who are selected through a) National Eligibility tests CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    b) A selection process through National Level examinations conducted by the central government and their agencies and institutions.
  2. Rs. 25,000/-p.m. + HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above.

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post II

Name of the Post – Principal Project Associate

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5002

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 40 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Biotechnology Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biological Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent with eight years of experience.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Biotechnology/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biological Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent with four years of experience

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in molecular breeding, plant stress biology, stress epigenetics and proven experience in form of research publications will be preferred.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 49,000 + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post III

Name of the Post – Senior Project Associate

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5003

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 40 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Botany/ Plant Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent. with four years of experience.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Biological Sciences/Botany from a recognized university or equivalent

Desirable Qualification:  Work experience in plant cell and tissue culture/ hydroponics/ soilless farming with proven experience in the form of research publications in peer-reviewed journals will be preferred.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 42,000 + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post IV

Name of the Post – Senior Project Associate

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5004

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 40 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Biotechnology from a recognized university or equivalent with four years of experience.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Plant Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology and Biotechnology/ Biological Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent

Desirable Qualification: Expertise in gene cloning, plant genetic engineering and genome editing with relevant publications in peer-reviewed journals will be preferred.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 42,000 + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Project Vacancies at CSIR-IHBT

Post V

Name of the Post – Senior Project Associate

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5005

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 40 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Biological Sciences/ Biotechnology from a recognized university or equivalent with four years of experience.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Biological Sciences /Biotechnology from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification:  Work experience in transcriptomic/next-generation sequencing/ genomics, and sequencing data interpretation with relevant publications in peer-reviewed
journals will be preferred.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 42,000 + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post VI

Name of the Post – Project Associate-II

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5006

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Biotechnology/ Botany from a recognized university with two years of post-M.Sc. experience

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in plant molecular biology/ gene cloning in crops evident with relevant publication in peer-reviewed journals.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 35,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 28,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post VII

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5007

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 01.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Microbiology/ Biochemistry from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in isolation and screening of microbes, plant
microbe interaction and in vitro plant bioassay.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 01.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post VIII

Name of the Post – Senior Project Associate

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5012

Name of the Project – Production of Heeng in Himachal Pradesh- A new approach (SSP-0127)

Age Limit – 40 Years as on 06.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 05.06.2025

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Ph.D. in Plant Breeding from a recognized university or equivalent with four years’ experience.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 42000/-+ HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 06.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post IX

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5013

Name of the Project – Development of genomic resource and genetic diversity characterization to strategize sustainable cultivation and conservation of medicinally important Hedychium spicatum (GAP-0324)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 02.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Botany/ Plant Sciences/ Genomics/ Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/ Bioinformatics from a recognized university.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in NGS/ Genome-wide molecular markers/ High-throughput Genotyping/ Molecular mapping/ Genetic engineering/ Plant Genome analysis/ GWAS/ Molecular Biology.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Project Vacancies at CSIR-IHBT

Post X

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5014

Name of the Project – Germplasm characterization, genomics analysis and gene discovery for yield, metabolite and stress tolerance in Tea (GAP -0309)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 14.03.2025

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: Master’s Degree in Botany/ Genomics/ Plant Sciences/ Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/ Bioinformatics from a recognized university.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in NGS/ genome-wide molecular markers/ High-throughput Genotyping/ Molecular mapping/ Genetic engineering/ Plant Genome analysis/ GWAS/ Molecular Biology.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XII

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5015

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Microbiology/ Environmental Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in microbiology and phytoremediation studies with relevant publications.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XIII

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5016

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Botany from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience/ diploma in plant tissue culture/ dissertation in the relevant area.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XIV

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5017

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Biotechnology from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in production of bioformulation and field trials.

Stipend per month consolidated

  1. Rs. 31,000 + HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests-CSIRUGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or
    (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000 +HRA for others who do not fall under (i) above

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XIV

Name of the Post – Project Associate-I

No. of Posts – 02- positions

Project Number – 5018

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Floriculture/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Botany/ Microbiology/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Science and Nutrition from a recognized university

Desirable Qualification: Post M.Sc. research experience in the value addition of flowers.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 25000/-p.m. + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XV

Name of the Post – Project Associate-II

No. of Posts – 02- positions

Project Number – 5019

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 35 Years as on 09.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Floriculture/ Biochemistry/Botany/ Microbiology/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Science and Nutrition from a recognized
university

Desirable Qualification: Post M.Sc. research experience in Nutraceutical product development, Food processing and quality control, and Analytical methods.

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs.28000/-PM + HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

Post XVI

Name of the Post – Project Assistant

No. of Posts – 01- position

Project Number – 5028

Name of the Project – CSIR – Floriculture Mission – Phase-II (HCP-0037)

Age Limit – 50 Years as on 16.06.2023

Tenure of the project up to – 31.03.2026

Educational Qualification(s) Essential / Desirable – 

Essential Qualification: B.Sc. in Horticulture/ Biotechnology/ Agriculture/ Botany/ Microbiology/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Science and Nutrition from a recognized university or equivalent.

Desirable Qualification: Work experience in a relevant field

Stipend per month consolidated – Rs. 20,000/-p.m.+ HRA

Date, Time and Venue of the Interview

  • Date: 09.06.2023
  • Time: 09.30 AM
  • Venue: CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.)

General Instructions:

  1. Candidates reporting for interview after 10.00 AM will not be allowed to appear for interview.
  2. Eligible candidates may appear for “Walk-in-Interview(s)” on the date, time and place mentioned above along with an application in the prescribed format (with the latest coloured passport-size photo affixed on it) which is available on the CSIR-IHBT website i.e. www.ihbt.res.in along with self-attested photocopies of their testimonials of age, educational qualifications, experience etc. at the time of interview.
  3. /The tenure of Project Staff shall be coterminous with the project. The total tenure of project Staff in CSIR should not exceed 5 years in any case. The total tenure of 5 years shall be calculated as per periods spent on one Project and/ or different Projects taken together in CSIR-IHBT, Palampur and/ or any other Lab./ Institute of CSIR as Project Staff.
  4. If any candidate wants to apply for more than one position code they will have to submit a separate application form for each position code.
  5. Candidates must also bring with them original certificates of testimonials at the time of appearing for the interview failing which he/she will not be allowed to appear for the interview.
  6. No Travelling Allowance will be paid for attending the interview.
  7. Candidates must ensure that they bring self-attested copies of their essential certificates otherwise, their applications will not be accepted.
  8. The Selection Committee(s) may adopt the selection criterion on its own i.e. either by conducting a direct interview or an objective test (Based on Multiple Choice Questions) followed by an interview on the same day.
  9. The number of selected candidates may vary from the advertised positions depending on the performance of candidates during the selection process.
  10. The positions are purely temporary and co-terminus with the duration of the project. There will be no right implicit or explicit for a regular position or any post in CSIR-IHBT, Palampur whatsoever.
  11. The decision of the Director, CSIR-IHBT, Palampur shall be final on any matter relating to the engagement of the above-mentioned positions in CSIR-IHBT, Palampur (H.P.).
  12. The Competent Authority reserves the right to relax any of the provisions contained in this advertisement on reasonable grounds.
  13. The performance of the Project Staff would be reviewed after every six-month period and anyone not found up to the mark may be terminated.
  14. Instructions to the candidates related to COVID-19: All the Candidates are advised to follow all the guidelines/instructions issued by the Government of India / Government of Himachal Pradesh/ CSIR/ Local Authorities to contain the spread of COVID-19 from time to time.

Note:

  1. Result-awaited candidates are not eligible to apply.
  2. Any query related to this advertisement may be made exclusively to email id [email protected].
  3. In case of any dispute, the English version will prevail.

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  1. Question: Can you describe your experience with gene cloning and protein purification? Answer: I have experience in gene cloning and protein purification techniques. During my previous research project, I successfully amplified and cloned genes of interest using molecular biology techniques such as PCR. I also performed protein purification using chromatography methods, including affinity chromatography and size-exclusion chromatography. Additionally, I have optimized protein expression systems and conducted activity analysis of the purified proteins.
  2. Question: How familiar are you with plant stress biology and stress epigenetics? Answer: I have a good understanding of plant stress biology and stress epigenetics. I have studied the molecular mechanisms underlying plant responses to various abiotic and biotic stresses during my academic coursework. I am familiar with the signaling pathways and gene regulatory networks involved in stress responses. Additionally, I have conducted research on stress-induced epigenetic modifications, such as DNA methylation and histone modifications, and their impact on gene expression and stress tolerance.
  3. Question: Could you explain your experience in plant cell and tissue culture or hydroponics? Answer: I have practical experience in plant cell and tissue culture techniques. I have worked with various plant species, establishing and maintaining cell cultures, organogenesis, and embryogenesis. I am skilled in media preparation, aseptic techniques, and handling of plant tissue cultures. Moreover, I have also conducted experiments using hydroponic systems for growing plants in a soilless environment. I am familiar with nutrient solutions, pH and conductivity measurements, and managing plant growth under hydroponic conditions.
  4. Question: Have you worked with gene cloning and plant genetic engineering techniques? Answer: Yes, I have hands-on experience in gene cloning and plant genetic engineering. I have successfully cloned and introduced genes of interest into plant systems using various transformation methods, including Agrobacterium-mediated transformation and biolistic particle bombardment. I have optimized protocols for the transformation and regeneration of transgenic plants. Additionally, I have used genome editing technologies like CRISPR-Cas9 for targeted genetic modifications in plants.
  5. Question: Can you discuss your experience with transcriptomics and next-generation sequencing (NGS)? Answer: I have extensive experience in transcriptomics and NGS data analysis. I have conducted transcriptomic studies using RNA-Seq to profile gene expression patterns in different plant tissues or under specific conditions. I am proficient in library preparation, sequencing, and data analysis pipelines for transcriptome analysis. I have used bioinformatics tools to process NGS data, perform differential gene expression analysis, and identify key regulatory pathways. Furthermore, I have published research papers based on transcriptomic studies and data interpretation.

Please note that these answers are just examples and should be tailored to your specific experience and expertise.

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