Friday, 22 July 2016

Walk-In Interviews for JRF @ National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute [NABI] - Govt. of India

National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Mohali, is an autonomous R&D Institute under Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The institute is establishing a state of art facility in the area of genomics (ABI 3730xl, RT-PCR, DNA analyzer, bioanalyzer, liquid handling system, automated DNA extraction system, LCM, Mass-Array (sequenom), etc), proteomics (MALDI-TOF-TOF, Q-TOF, nano-LC, HPLC, GCMS-MS, HP-TLC, UPLC, etc.), high performance computing facility, and food science (NIR, FTIR, SEM, etc.).The institute carries out cutting edge research at the interface of agricultural biotechnology, bioinformatics, food processing, and nutritional sciences.

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under the DBT sponsored research project in the Agricultural Biotechnology research program at NABI.

Post: Junior Research Fellow - 01

Project Title: A genomics  assisted  synthetic  hexaploid  wheat  gene  isolation  and  pre - breeding platform for improvement of heat tolerance and sustainable production.

Principle Investigator: Dr. Monika Garg

Sponsoring agency: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India.

Duration: The appointment will be for 2 years or till the termination of the project, whichever is earlier, and subject to annual review for further extension that will be granted based on the research progress and accomplishments.

Essential Qualifications:
Post Graduate Degree in basic science (M.Sc.) with NET qualification
   Or 
Graduate degree in professional course with NET qualification
   Or 
Post Graduate degree in professional course
Professional course: Degrees in engineering/technology, medicine, pharma, veterinary and agriculture
NET: CSIR-UGC NET, MHRD-GATE, DBT-NET, DAE-JEST & JGEEBILS, NBHM, ICMR-JEE, ICAR test for Ph.D, DoP-GPAT

Age: 28 years (5 years’ relaxation for Female/SC/ST/Physically Handicapped Candidate and 3 years for OBC Candidate)

Emoluments: Rs. 25,000/- per month plus 20% HRA as per guidelines and service conditions as notified by DST OM No.SR/S9/Z-09/2012 dated 21.10.2014. CSIR-LS will get 12000/- + HRA, as for now, but if DST/DBT revises the fellowship candidate will receive revised fellowship.

Process:
All interested candidates may appear for walk-in-interview at NABI Interim Facility located at C-127, Industrial Area, Phase VIII, Ajitgarh (Mohali), Punjab on 5th August, 2016 at 03:00 PM along-with duly filled application form available on the website nabi.res.in. Further, interested candidates may also send the softcopy of the application form to monikagarg@nabi.res.in. The duly filled application form must be submitted at the time of registration at NABI-reception desk from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM on 5th August, 2016.