NIPGR Bioinformatics Project Positions

NIPGR Bioinformatics Project Positions, Life & Biological Sciences Apply Now

National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box No. 10531, New Delhi-110067

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Date: May 17, 2024

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up purely temporary positions of two Junior Research Fellow in the DBT project entitled “Deciphering Chromatin Rewiring during Chickpea Seed Development” under the supervision of Dr. Vikash Kumar Yadav, Scientist, NIPGR. The details are as follows:

Junior Research Fellow (JRF) (02 post):

Emoluments: 37,000+ 27% HRA per month as sanctioned in the project.

Qualification: Candidates having a Master’s degree (with minimum 60% marks or equivalent) in Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Biological Sciences/Life Sciences/ Bioinformatics/Computational Biology or any other related fields and fulfilling the norm/guidelines of DST issued vide OM No. DST/PCPM/Z-06/2022 dated June 26, 2023, are eligible to apply.


(For post 1): Previous knowledge of Arabidopsis/Chickpea handling, Molecular cloning and transformation. Prior work experience in the area of transcription regulation, as well as epigenetics, will be preferred.
(For post 2): The project requires generating and analyzing an extensive NGS dataset, including methylome, transcriptome, ChIP-seq and Hi-C. Previous knowledge of NGS data analysis will be an asset.

How to Apply:


candidates may apply directly through the link and upload all the necessary documents along with the form: Application Form

The above positions are completely on a temporary basis and co-terminus with the project. The fellowship/stipend amount for the above positions are as sanctioned in the project and as per norms. The initial appointment will be for one year or till the tenability of the project, whichever is earlier, and the same 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 post depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate. Reservation of posts shall be as per Govt. of India norms. The appointment may be terminated at any time by giving one month notice by either side. The applicants will have no claim, implicit or explicit, for consideration against any regular position of NIPGR.

Candidates need to apply by filling out the necessary information in the Google form within 15 days of the date of advertisement on the institute’s website. Candidates applying with incomplete information will not be considered for an interview. Additionally, the candidate must use exactly the same name in the Google form as it is in the Certificate and application. Only Shortlisted candidates will be called for an online interview. A web interview will be conducted. A link with the date and time of the online interview will be emailed to the shortlisted candidates.

The candidates must ascertain their eligibility before applying, as ineligible candidates will not be interviewed. Canvassing in any form or bringing influence, political or otherwise, will lead to the disqualification of the candidate(s).

Note: ONLY a soft copy of the application in the above-mentioned Google Forms will be accepted. No TA/DA will be paid to attend the interview. For any clarification, candidates may contact the scientist in charge by email only.

Dr. Vikash K. Yadav
Staff Scientist
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi – 110067
E-mail: [email protected]


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