TIGS Research Associate Job For Plant Sciences, Biotech – Apply Now

TIGS Research Associate Vacancy For Plant Sciences, Biotech – Apply Now


Research Associate position – funded by DBT (Job Code – 15)

(All applicants must list Job code number in their application to be considered)


TIGS is a program driven research institute with a focus on solving pressing societal challenges. We are seeking applications from enthusiastic candidate to join as Research Associate in DBT funded project to work on genome editing of crop plants.

Website: www.tigs.res.in.


Number of positions: 01

Duration: Initially for one year.


How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for the above research position, please submit Cover letter with CV, list of publications if any and with email, phone number and contact details of 2 referees at [email protected].

Applicants must lis

t Job no JC – 15 in their application to be considered.

Application Deadline: July 02, 2023

The selected candidate is required to work on identifying candidate genes from various datasets to establish gene to phenotype relation for the targeted traits through genome editing approach; experience in bioinformatic tools; molecular biology and vector construction is an added advantage. The selected candidate is expected to develop tissue culture protocols and genome editing tools for new crop varieties, support ongoing efforts on molecular and phenotypic evaluation of genome edited lines.

Essential Qualifications/Requirements

  • PhD in Plant Sciences, Plant Biotechnology, Genetics and Plant Breeding or related discipline with 1-2 years of relevant research experience.
  • Preference will be given to the candidate with relevant research experience and a proven record of research publications in reputed journals.

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