CIAB Mohali invites applications for Research Associates and Project Fellow for the year 2020. Last date of application submission is 11 December 2020.
Center of Innovative and Applied Bioprocessing (CIAB) is an autonomous national institute under Department of Biotechnology (Govt. of India). This futuristic innovation institute of its own kind in the country has a mission of advancing knowledge, leads and emerging technologies/processes relevant to agri-food sector towards applications and products.
It aims to link them with societal benefits through catalysing/promoting entrepreneurial action around bioprocesses, bio-products, value-addition to bioproducts etc. with special reference to the agrifood sector.
Research Associate-I (Chemical Engineering)
Age limit – 35 Years
Fellowship – Rs. 47,000/- per month + (HRA as admissible or Hostel facility, if available)
Tenure: One Year, extendable (post-evaluation) for subsequent years subject to satisfactory progress, institutional needs and financial provisions.
Qualifications: Ph.D in Chemical Engg./Biochemical Engg./Environmental Engineering/Biotechnology from a recognized University/Institute having at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal. OR M.E./M.Tech. in Chemical Engg./Biochemical Engg./Biotechnology with three years’ experience in industry/research/teaching and having at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal. B.E./B.Tech should be in Chemical Engg./Biochemical Engg./Biotechnology.
Desired Experience – Biomass Valorisation/Agro-Bioprocessing / Process Engineering.
Age limit – 35 Years for Research Associate
Fellowship – Rs. 47,000/- per month + (16% HRA as admissible or Hostel facility, if available)
Tenure: One Year, extendable on annual basis for subsequent years subject to satisfactory progress, institutional needs and financial provisions.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Life Sciences (Biology/Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Microbiology) or Food Science & Technology from a recognized University/Institute with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.
Project Fellow (COVID Project)
Age limit – 28 Years
Fellowship – Rs. 12,000/- per month + (16% HRA as admissible or Hostel facility, if available)
Tenure: Upto 08-07-2021.
Qualifications: M.Sc. in Chemistry from a recognized University / Institute OR B. Tech. / B.E. in Biotechnology or related field from a recognized University/Institute.
How to apply?
The interested candidates may send their filled-in application form (available on institute’s website) along with self-attested photocopies of relevant education, experience, caste (if applicable) certificates by e-mail only to: ciab562020[at]gmail.com latest by 11th December 2020.
The applications received will be screened by a committee for shortlisting the candidates for interview. The eligible applicants would be interviewed by a duly constituted committee through video-conferencing mode. The committee would recommend the candidates, if found suitable, for consideration of the competent authority for engagement on purely on Fellowship/Stipendiary basis.