SRF & RA-Molecular Biology- NIPGR, India (New Delhi)


Location: Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi- 110067, India

Deadline: May 5, 2016


The National Institute of Plant Genome Research (formerly known as National Centre for Plant Genome Research) is an autonomous institution aided by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. It is hoped that in coming years, the ongoing efforts of NIPGR will allow India to emerge as one of the most important national and international resource institutes for material, knowledge and technologies in the areas of functional, structural, evolutionary and applied genomics of plants, including crop Plants.

Project Title: Characterization of ubiquitin/26S proteasome pathway related genes by VIGS in tomato during ToLC NDV infection.

Funding Agency: DBT

Principle Investigator: Dr. Manoj Prasad, Staff Scientist V

Position 1

Job Title: Senior Research Fellow

No of Posts: 2

Eligibility: Candidates having M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree (with minimum 60% marks) in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Bioinformatics/Plant Molecular Biology or any other related field with at least two years research experience (supported by atleast one publication in peer-reviewed International journal with JCR impact factor) are eligible to apply. Candidates having experience in advanced techniques of molecular biology/plant virology will be given preference.

Position 2

Job Title: Research Associate

No of Posts: 1

Eligibility: Candidates having Ph. D. degree (awarded) in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Molecular Biology or any other related field are eligible to apply. The candidate should have a good academic record and research experience. At least 3 publications in peer-reviewed international journals with JCR impact factor are desirable. Candidates having computer skills (Linux, Perl, Java, MySQL) with experience in NGS and/or advanced molecular biology techniques is desired Must

Emoluments: The Fellowship amount for the position will be given at par with the similar fellowships by DBT/DST.

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates may apply by sending hard copy of the duly filled application in the given format with a cover letter. The attested copies of the marksheets,certificates, proof of research experience/publications are to be attached. The application should reach

Dr. Manoj Prasad

Staff Scientist

National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR)

Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box NO. 10531,

New Delhi – 110067

The envelope should be superscribed

as “Application for the post ………………………..”

Only hard copy of the application in the given format will be accepted. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

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