Research Associate(RA-I) Position at JNU, New Delhi, India
Designation/Position- Research Associate(RA-I) Position at JNU
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India invites application for Research Associate(RA-I) Position at JNU 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 at JNU
Research/Job Area- Life Sciences / Genetics / Botany/ Plant Pathology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology/Plant Molecular Biology
Project : “Development of transgenic chilli cv. Bhut Jolokia for resistance to virus causing leaf curl disease using RNA interference”.
Location- Jawaharlal Nehru University, School of Life Science, New Delhi, India
Eligible candidates should have a Ph. D in Life Sciences / Genetics / Botany/ Plant Pathology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology/Plant Molecular Biology. Candidates having research experience in the area of Plant Virus Interactions will be preferred.
Duration: The Project will continue till December 2020. 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.
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 July 5, 2020 to :-
Prof. Supriya Chakraborty,
School of Life Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University,