Temporary Position Available

Adv. # 45/2023  26.03.2024

Applications are invited for suitable candidates (Indian Citizens)for one position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the SERB-DST funded research project entitled, "Deciphering the role of novel reticulocyte surface proteins in Plasmodium vivax", in the laboratory of Dr. Rajesh Chandramohanadas at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.


  1. The candidate must have a first class Post Graduate Degree in any branch of life sciences.
  2. The candidate should have qualified CSIR-UGC NET, DBT-BET, GATE etc.
  3. The candidate must have a decent knowledge and experience in one or more of the research areas such as molecular biology, cell biology or protein biochemistry.


Prior experience in research involving cell culture, infectious agents and protein expression would be desirable.


Below 26 years as on April 15, 2024. Age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India norms.


₹ 31,000/- + 16% HRA per month



  1. Applications should be submitted online.
  2. Candidates who are currently working in Government firms should send applications through proper channel.
  3. Last date for receiving completed applications is April 15, 2024
  4. If a candidate wishes to apply for different positions, separate applications 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.

Incomplete applications and 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.



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