NIPGR New Delhi invites applications from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary positions in the projects/ schemes of Dr. Shailesh Kumar, Scientist.
Junior Research Fellow
SERB project entitled “Genome-wide identification and characterization of transfer RNA derived fragments (tRFs) in chickpea”.
Qualification: Candidates selected through National Eligibility Tests as mentioned in the DST Office Memorandum number SR/S9/Z-08/2018 dated January 30, 2019 and having M.Sc. degree/M.Tech degree (with minimum 60% marks) in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Biochemistry or equivalent are eligible for interview. Candidate having prior research experience in Plant Molecular Biology or Bioinformatics will be given preference.
Project Associate-I (two posts)
NIPGR Short Term Research Fellowship Scheme
Upper age limit for Project Associate-I: 35 years.
Qualification: Candidates having a M.Sc/M.Tech degree (with minimum of 60% marks overall) or equivalent in Bioinformatics/Biotechnology/Life Sciences or any other field and as mentioned in the DST Office Memorandum number SR/S9/Z-05/2019 dated August 21, 2019 are eligible for interview. Candidate having prior experience in the area of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis, database and web-servers, Machine learning and big data analysis will be preferred.
How to apply?
Eligible candidates may apply by sending soft copy through e-mail in the given format with a cover letter showing interest the soft copy of the self- attested copies of the mark-sheets, certificates, (from Class X onwards) and proof of research experience/publications should be attached with the application. A single pdf file, consisting of application from cover letter, and all documents, must be sent to shaileshgenome[at]gmail.com on or before July 27, 2020.
The list of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on NIPGR website on or before July 30, 2020. A web-link with date and time of online interview will be e-mailed to the shortlisted candidates. Online interview will be held tentatively in the first week of August 2020.
Dr. Shailesh Kumar, Scientist,