CUTN MSc Biotech, Plant Sciences & Botany JRF Recruitment – Applications Invited
CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF TAMIL NADU
DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
Thiruvarur- 610 005, Tamil Nadu
Advertisement for the position of Junior Research Fellow in Plant Genomics
Laboratory at the Department of Biotechnology
Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF-One Number) on a contract basis (temporary) to work in a time-bound SERB-sponsored research project (Ref. No. CRG/2022/005847) sanctioned to the undersigned at the Department of Biotechnology, Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur.
Name of the Post – Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
No. of Posts – 01
Name of the Project – Influence of Δ6Des and Δ6Elo Genes on Omega 3/6 Fatty Acid Biosynthesis inGroundnut – A Genetic Engineering Approach
Tenure of Position – 3 years from the start of the project
or till end of the project period.
Age limit – 28 years (to be relaxed as per rules of Govt. of India).
Submission of Application –
Applicants should submit the scanned copy of the filled-in application (as per the format enclosed) to [email protected] along with all the documents, certificates, degrees and mark sheets with the subject “SERB-CRG -Application for Junior Research Fellow” and should reach the undersigned by 14th July 2023, 5.00 pm. After scrutiny of applications, eligible candidates will be communicated through email for an interview. The shortlisted candidates will be informed to attend the interview (may be offline) within two weeks. If called for an interview, the candidate will have to bring 1) Dully filled application in the provided format 2) M.Sc Thesis/Dissertation 3) Original and attested photocopies of all certificates, degrees, mark sheets (10thclass onwards); 4) Two recommendation letters (one from the present supervisor) and other relevant documents. Interviews will be held at the Department of Biotechnology, Central University of Tamil Nadu. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
The last date of Application: is 17th July, 2023
For further details – Contact:
Dr.S. Kathiresan (Principal Investigator, SERB Research Project)
Department of Biotechnology,
Central University of Tamil Nadu
Thiruvarur 610 005, Tamil Nadu.
E-mail- [email protected].
Monthly Fellowship –
- Rs. 31,000/- + 8% HRA (As per SERB and Institute norms) for CSIRNET/UGC-NET/GATE/ICAR-JRF or NET/DBT-JRF, CUCET for Ph.D or any other equivalent National Level examinations
- For Non-NET/GATE candidates, the fellowship will be as per SERB Norms
Essential Qualification – MSc in Biotechnology/Botany/Plant Sciences/Life Sciences or any other equivalent disciplines with a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA.
Desirable – Preference will be given for those having research experience in the area of Plant Biotechnology i.e Plant tissue culture, Plant genetic transformation using Agrobacterium with gene cloning and r-DNA technology.
Download the application form below