CALL FOR JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW FOR A DBT SPONSORED PROJECT
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) to work on the following project sponsored by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, under the supervision of Dr. Sridev Mohapatra, Department of Biological Sciences, BITSPilani, Hyderabad campus.
Title of the project: Conditional pathogenesis: understanding why potentially beneficial rhizobacteria turn pathogenic under certain environmental conditions.
Duration of the project: 3 years
Fellowship amount: Rs. 25,000 + 30% HRA per month for first two years and Rs. 28,000 + 30% HRA per month for the third year (as per DBT norms).
M.Sc./M.Tech./M.E. in biotechnology, life sciences, biochemistry, plant biology, microbiology, molecular biology or a related discipline with at least 60% marks. Hands-on experience in basic molecular biology techniques is a plus. Candidates with valid NET/GATE qualification will be preferred.
How to apply
Interested candidates with the above-mentioned qualifications can send their Resume/CV, mentioning their educational qualifications, research/work experience and published research papers (if any), by 30th September 2018, to the Principal Investigator, Dr. Sridev Mohapatra via email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please add “DBT project JRF application” in subject line).
Please note that only qualified and suitable candidates will be called for interview to be held at BITSPilani, Hyderabad Campus and no TA/DA will be paid for the interview. Selected candidate may be permitted to register for a Ph.D. programme of BITS, Pilani, subject to the fulfillment of the requirements.
Dr. Sridev Mohapatra