IISER Thiruvananthapuram has declared a vacancy for Senior Research Fellow. Interested and eligible candidates can apply before 22nd June, 2020.
Salary is 35,000.
Name of Post: Senior Research Fellow
Name of Project: Epigenetic modulation of centromeres to produce in vivo haploids by triggering uniparental genome elimination in plants
Fellowship amount: Rs.35,000 + HRA as applicable
Tenure of the post: 1 year, extendable based on performance upto 3 years or till completion of the project whichever is earlier
i) Post graduate degree in any area of biological sciences OR Graduate/Post Graduate degree in Professional course selected through a process described through any one of the following:
(a) Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests- CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship(Assistant Professorship) and GATE
(b) The selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central government departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT,DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR,ICMR,IIT, IISc, IISER etc.,
(ii) Two years of research experience
6. Preference: Candidate should be highly motivated to do basic research in biology. Academically excellent candidate with technical proficiency in recombinant DNA(rDNA) technology especially in cloning, designing and making gene constructs, growing and managing plants.