Research Associate at JNU New Delhi Under DBT Funded Project

Applications are invited for Research Associate Under DBT Funded Project at JNU Delhi. The last date of application is 31 May 2022.

Position Details

Applications are invited for a purely temporary positions of one Research Associate (RA) and a Field Worker in a DBT funded project entitled “CRISPR/Cas9-based editing of OsERF12,  for potential improvement of growth and yield of indica rice” under the supervision of Prof. Ananda K. Sarkar, at the School of Life Sciences, JNU.

Eligibility

Research Associate (RA) (one Post): Emoluments as per DBT/University norms.

  • Eligibility/Essential Qualification
    • Candidates should have a doctorate (Ph.D.) degree (awarded) in the discipline of Life Sciences (including Plant Developmental Biology/Plant Molecular Biology) are eligible to apply.
  • Desirable
    • Candidate should have an excellent academic track record. Work experience in the area of plant molecular and developmental biology and production of transgenic/genome-edited crop plant is desirable for the position.

Field worker (one post): Emoluments as per DBT/University norms.

  • Eligibility/Essential Qualification
    • Candidates should have graduation qualified.
  • Desirable
    • Candidate should have work experience in association with plant research and plant handling in laboratory/glass house and field.

Duration

The initial appointment will be for one year/six months or till the tenability of the project/scheme whichever is earlier, which can be curtailed/extended on the basis of assessment of the candidate’s performance and discretion of the Competent Authority. 

Application

Eligible candidates may send their application along with latest Biodata, copies of certificates and publications (front page) To Prof. Ananda K. Sarkar, School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India 110067, through email (aksarkar.jnu[at]gmail.com).

Deadline

Application will be accepted till 31st May 2022.

Notification of Research Associate Under DBT Funded Project at JNU.