Exciting Career Opportunity at CSIR-CFTRI: Join as Project Associate Level-I


CFTRI Biotech Project Vacancy – MSc & BE Candidates Apply Online

CSIR – Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysuru, a constituent National Laboratory of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of 01 (One) position of PROJECT ASSOCIATE LEVEL-I initially for a period up to 06 MONTHS, or till the project is over on a temporary contractual basis in the project entitled “Investigating the homeostasis of the gut microbiome and its impact on the epigenetic regulation of breast cancer” (MLP-299) tenable at the Department of Biochemistry, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru, Karnataka.

Position: Project Associate Level-I

Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. in Biotechnology or BE in Biotechnology.

Desirable Qualifications:

Experience in the preparation of functional foods, prebiotics, and hands-on experience with microbial techniques.

Job Requirements:

  1. Laboratory R&D work with respect to the project objectives.
  2. Biochemical and Microbiological analysis, animal handling, and experiments.

Emoluments: Rs.25,000/- (Rupees Twenty-Five Thousand Only) consolidated per month.

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Candidates should not have exceeded 35 years of age as on 23-09-2023.
  2. The engagement of PROJECT ASSOCIATE LEVEL-I is exclusively for the above-mentioned research work.
  3. The engagement will be contractual and purely on a temporary basis for a period up to 06 months or coterminous with the project, whichever is earlier.
  4. The engagement under the externally funded project does not confer any right/claim for regular appointment in CSIR-CFTRI.
  5. Performance of the Project Staff will be reviewed periodically, and unsatisfactory performance may result in termination.
  6. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
  7. Candidates already working in CSIR-CFTRI require a “No objection certificate” from the PI during the interview.

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates may submit an online application at https://patcell.cftri.res.in along with necessary attachments of the certificates in support of date of birth, caste, qualification/experience, etc., on or before 23-09-2023 under the subject panel Biotechnology. Applications of candidates who are already active in the above subject panel for Project Associate Level – I with the above eligibility requirements will be considered by default.

Applications received after the due date will not be considered. The short-listed candidates will be informed about the date of the interview through e-mail.

Note: Canvassing in any form and/or bringing in any influence, political or otherwise, will be treated as a disqualification for the post applied for. Interim inquiries will not be attended to.



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