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Job Posting: Junior Research Fellow (JRF) – Wheat Metallome Analysis

Welcome to the Department of Environmental Studies at the University of Delhi, North Campus. We are currently seeking applications for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) to join our team. Please find the details below:


Ref. DES/MOE-STARS/SKV/2023-24/02

Applications are invited to fill one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) post vacancy under the Scheme for Transformational & Advanced Research in Sciences (STARS)-Ministry of Education, Project.

Project Details

Title: “Wheat metallome analysis and development of mineral micronutrient-related gene-specific molecular markers for biofortification programs”

Principal Investigator: Dr. Shailender Kumar Verma

Position Details

Position: Junior Research Fellow

Salary: Rs 31000/- per month + HRA as per rules


Essential Qualifications: Master’s degree in Environmental Studies or any branch of Biological/Life Sciences with at least 55% marks. The candidate must have a qualified NET/GATE or equivalent national-level examination.

Desirable: Prior experience working on plants and hands-on experience in biochemistry/bioinformatics/molecular biology techniques.

Duration and Salary

Duration: One year and extendable up to the project tenure based on performance, assessment, and availability of grant.

Salary: Rs 31000/- per month + HRA as per rules.

Application Process

Please send the application

on plain paper along with biodata (including name, address, contact information, date of birth, marks, and experiences), copies of mark sheets (NET/GATE certificate, under-graduation, post-graduation mark sheets), and two letters of recommendation through email at [email protected]. The application should reach the undersigned on or before 31st December 2023.

Please write “Application for JRF position in MoE-STARS Project” in the email’s subject. Shortlisted candidates will be informed through email only and called for an interview, but no TA/DA will be paid.

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All the guidelines of the University of Delhi regarding project appointments will be strictly followed.

Keywords: Junior Research Fellow, Wheat Metallome Analysis, Biofortification Programs, Environmental Studies, University of Delhi, North Campus, MoE-STARS Project

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