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Project Positions (JRF/ RA & Project Fellow) at NABI Mohali [6 Vacancies]: Walk in Interview on Feb 3: Expired

Food and Nutritional Biotechnology division at NABI requires following research personnel purely on a temporary basis for the year 2021.

Research Associate-I (NABI Core Grant)

Project: Towards improving abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants.

Principal Investigator: Prof. Ashwani Pareek, Executive Director.

Duration: The appointment will be initially for a period of one year. Further extension from 1st Year to 2nd Year will be subject to submission of progress report submitted by  selected candidate and satisfactory assessment remarks given by the reporting officer. It will not exceed beyond two years from date of joining.

Essential Qualification: PhD/MD/MS/MDS or equivalent degree or having three years of research, teaching and design and development experience after MVSc/M.Pharma/ME/M.Tech with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.

Desirable: Working knowledge with molecular biology, especially in genome editing tools with good research publications in reputed journals. Knowledge in crop breeding tools will also be appreciated.

Emoluments: The RA-I will be hired as per the emoluments’ guidelines and service conditions notified by DST (OM No.SR/S9/Z-08/2018 dated 30.01.2019) (Rs. 47,000/month + HRA)

Age Limit: The age limit of applicants for RA will be 40 years. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ ST/ OBC/ women/ physically disabled as per government of India instructions).

Junior Research Fellow (Own Fellowship)

Principle Investigator: Dr. Prafull Salvi, Inspire Faculty, DST

Essential qualifications: – Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science OR Graduate /Post Graduate Degree in professional course selected through a process described through any one of the following:-. The selection process through National Level examinations conducted by central government departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc, IISER etc. Scholars who have their own fellowship from funding agencies like CSIR, UGC and DBT etc.

Emoluments: As per fellowship granting agency.

Responsibilities: JRF will work on the development of rice transgenics plant and explore the transcriptional regulation/gene regulatory network associated with grain quality and (a)biotic stress responses in rice.

Age limit: 28 Years as on date of interview. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI Instruction.

Project Fellow- I

Name of project: “Gene editing for addressing rancidity in rice bran for enhanced shelf-life”)

Principle Investigator: Dr. Rupam Kumar Bhunia, Inspire faculty

Duration: The appointment is co-terminus with the project along with availability of funds. It will not exceed beyond project.

Essential qualification: M.Sc in Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Life Sciences or B. Tech in Biochemistry/Biotechnology with minimum 55% marks.

Desired Experience: Research experience in plant molecular biology & plant tissue culture.

Emoluments: Rs.12000/- per month plus HRA as applicable in Mohali.

Age limit: 28 Years as on date of interview. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI Instructions)

Junior Research Fellow (Own Fellowship)

Principle Investigator: Dr. Ajay K Pandey, Scientist F

Essential qualifications: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science OR Graduate /Post Graduate Degree in professional course selected through a process described through any one of the following:-. The selection process through National Level examinations conducted by central government departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc, IISER etc. Scholars who have their own fellowship from funding agencies like CSIR, UGC and DBT etc

Emoluments: As per fellowship granting agency.

Responsibilities: Addressing basic plat biology questions relevant to Fe homeostasis in plants. The candidate with strong interest in bioinformatics: transcriptome data analysis and gene function validation are highly encouraged. The selected candidate will be encouraged for Ph.D program.

Age limit: 28 Years as on date of interview. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI Instruction.

Junior Research Fellow

Name of project: “Elucidating role of plant Ferroportins in Fe homeostasis”

Project Investigator:- Dr. Ajay K Pandey, Scientist F

Duration:- Project is till 28.12.2023

Essential qualification: Post graduate degree in Basic Science Or Graduate/Post Graduate in professional course selected through a process described through any one of the following:- a) Scholars are selected through National Eligibility Tests-CSIR UGC NET including Lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE. b) The selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT,DAE,DOS,DRDO,MHRD,ICAR,ICMR,IIT,IISc,IISER etc.
Desired Experience

Experience in plant or agricultural biotechnology, plant tissue culture, genome editing, genomics/bioinformatics.

Emoluments:- Rs.31000/- per month plus HRA for 1st & 2nd Year and from 3rd Year onwards Rs 35,000 per month plus HRA

Responsibilities: Planning and executing of project in a time frame manner

Age limit: 28 Years as on date of interview. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI Instructions)

JRF

Name of project: “Novel enzymatic strategy for synthesizing human milk oligosaccharides for promoting health of infants”

Project Investigator:- Dr. Ravindra Pal Singh, Ramalingaswami Fellow, NABI

Duration:- Till 30.12.2023 or till termination of project whichever is earlier

Essential qualification: Post graduate degree in Basic Science Or Graduate/Post Graduate in professional course selected through a process described through any one of the following:- b) Scholars are selected through National Eligibility Tests-CSIR UGC NET including Lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE. b) The selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT,DAE,DOS,DRDO,MHRD,ICAR,ICMR,IIT,IISc,IISER etc.

Desired Experience: Experience with expression of protein in heterologous system and purification of protein and carbohydrates.

Emoluments:- Rs.31000/- per month plus 8% HRA for 1st & 2nd Year and from 3rd Year onwards Rs 35,000 per month plus 8% HRA

Responsibilities:- Cloning and production of enzymes, enzymatic synthesis of human milk oligosaccharide library and their chemical characterization.

Age limit: 28 Years as on date of interview. (Relaxation is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI Instructions)

Application

All interested candidates may appear for Walk-In-Interview at National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute located at Knowledge city, Sector-81, Mohali- 140306, Punjab on 03.02.2021 at 09:00 AM along-with the duly filled application form available on the website.

Project Positions (JRF/ RA & Project Fellow) at NABI Mohali.

 

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