Temporary Position Available
Adv. # 23/21 03.08.2021
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for one position of Senior Research Fellow in the ICMR funded research project entitled "How Galectin-3 Drives Pressure Overload Mediated Cardiac Hypertrophy and Heart Failure" in the Laboratory of Dr. Rashmi Mishra at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.
- The candidate must have a First class Post Graduate Degree in Biological Sciences with good academic records.
- Documented research experience of at least two years, other than MSc project work, in the relevant area is required.
Candidate who have qualified National Eligibility Test - CSIR-UGC NET including Lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) or National Level Examination conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions viz., DBT-Biotechnology Eligibility Test/ Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology & Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JBEEBILS)/ ICMR Entrance Exam/ Approved DST Inspire Fellowship are preferred.
Below 35 years as on August 20, 2021. Age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India norms.
₹ 35,000/- + 16% HRA per month for NET/GATE qualified candidates. For others the emoluments will be as per DST/DBT guidelines.
Initially for a period of 6 months and extendable up to 2.5 years or till termination of the project whichever is earlier based on performance evaluation on yearly basis.
Suitably qualified candidates may send applications in the prescribed format with a photograph, a copy of full resume indicating the percentage of marks obtained and attested photocopies of credentials and experience to reach the undersignedonly through Email on or before August 20, 2021. Application form along with all supporting documents should be submitted as a single PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Advertisement number along with the position for which the candidate is applying should be mentioned in the "SUBJECT" part of the Email. If a candidate wishes to apply for different positions, separate application forms should be submitted for each position. Selection to the position will not entitle the candidate to any future positions at RGCB (permanent or otherwise). As with all project positions at RGCB, the position will be co terminus with end of the project.
Applications which are not in the prescribed format will summarily be rejected.
Only those fulfilling the above criteria need apply. Applicants will be short listed for the ONLINE selection interview based on eligibility criteria. Selection of suitable candidates will be made based on qualifications and performance in the selection interview.