Research Associate (RA-I) Position at Jawaharlal Nehru University, India
Designation/Position- Research Associate (RA-I) Position
Jawaharlal Nehru University, School of Life Science, New Delhi, India invites application for Research Associate (RA-I) Position from eligible and interested candidates
About- Jawaharlal Nehru University is the foremost university in India and a world-renowned center for teaching and research. Ranked number one in India by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with a Grade Point of 3.91 (on a scale of 4), JNU was ranked no 3 among all universities in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, Government of India, in 2016 and no 2 in 2017. JNU also received the Best University Award from the President of India in 2017. Research Associate (RA-I) Position
Research/Job Area- Life Sciences / Genetics / Botany/ Plant Pathology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology.
Project : “CRISPR-Cas9 –mediated gene editing to generate geminivirus resistant tomato”.
Location- Jawaharlal Nehru University, School of Life Science, New Delhi, India
ligible candidates should have a Ph. D in Life Sciences / Genetics / Botany/ Plant Pathology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology.
Candidates having research experience in the area of genome editing of plants / tomato transformation / plant virus interactions will be preferred.
Duration: The Project will continue till February 2023. The above mentioned position is completely temporary and is co-terminus with the project. Appointed person will be expected to stay in the lab for the entire period of the project.
Salary : As per DBT rules and guidelines for Research Associate – I (Rs. 47000/- per month plus [email protected]%).
The competent authority may select candidate in the lower position against the above posts depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate and reserves the right to relax any of the qualification(s) in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified by the Selection Committee.
How to Apply-
Applications (soft copy only) are invited from suitable candidates to apply by sending a cover letter detailing experience, with CV, reprints and names with complete address (including e-mail) of three references on or before June 30, 2020 by e-mail to :- [email protected]