Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up one position of Research Associate (RA) in the Institute with Dr. Senjuti Sinharoy, Scientist, NIPGR, in the scheme of “Short-Term Research Fellowship” programme. The position is completely on temporary basis with maximum duration of three years. The initial appointment will be for a period of one year, which can be curtailed or extended based on the performance of the candidate and discretion of the Competent Authority. Successful candidate is expected to work on a project related to genetic transformation and related tissue culture aspect of Chickpea.
Qualification: Candidates having a Ph. D. in Life Sciences with good academic with good academic record (i.e. overall 55% marks throughout the academic carrier) are eligible to apply. Experience of working with tissue culture, callus mediated regeneration and southern blotting is mandatory. Those having experience in legume transformation and demonstrated ability to develop transgenics will be preferred.
The Fellowship amount for the position will be given at par with the similar fellowships by DBT/DST. NIPGR reserves the right to select the candidate against the above post depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate. Reservation of post shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard copy of the complete application in the given format with a cover letter showing interest and specifying the position. The self-attested copies of the mark-sheets, certificated, proof of research experience/publications are to be attached. The application should reach at the address given below within 15 days from the date of advertisement. The envelop must be superscribe by ‘Application for the post of RA”. No. TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
Dr. Senjuti Sinharoy
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR)
Aruna Asraf Ali Mrag,
P.O. Box No. 10531,
New Delhi – 110067