NIPGR Jobs – Research Associate, India
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR) is an autonomous institution aided by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The Institute’s establishment coincides with the 50th anniversary of India’s independence as well as birth anniversary of Prof. (Dr.) J. C. Bose. NIPGR is poised to contribute towards frontier areas of Plant Biology such as, Computational Biology, Genome Analysis and Molecular Mapping, Molecular Mechanism of Abiotic Stress Responses, Nutritional Genomics, Plant Development and Architecture, Plant Immunity, Molecular Breeding, Transgenics for crop improvement and other emerging areas based on plant genomics.
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR) is inviting applications from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of Research Associate in the DBT Bio CARe-2016 project entitled “Understanding the role of calcium ion channels in plant defense against Spodoptera litura herbivor”, under the supervision of Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery, Scientist, publications and patents. This position is completely on temporary basis and co-terminus with the project.
Job Title: Research Associate
Job Location: New Delhi
Educational Qualification: Ph.D. degree (awarded) in Life Sciences / Biotechnology with strong publication record.
Preferred Experience: Research experience in biotic stress, molecular bilogy, handling chromatography and sufficient knowledge in metabolomic will be preferred.
Salary: Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project.
How to Apply: Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard/soft 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 15 days from the date of the advertisement. The envelope should be super-scribed as “Application for the Post of “Research Associate”, in the DBT Bio-CARe project of Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery, Scientist, NIPGR.
Dr. Jyothilakshmi Vadassery
Staff Scientist- III,
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asraf Ali Mrag,
P.O. Box No. 10531,
New Delhi – 110067
Start Date: 29th December 2017
End Date: 12th January 2018