Central University of Kerala Research Vacancy
Eligible applicants (Indian nationals only) are encouraged to apply for the Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position at Central University of Kerala.
SERB Funded Project entitled: “Molecular Diversity and Bioprospecting of Carotenoids Producing Haloarchaea in Search of Novel Anti-Cancer agents”.
Position Name: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of Positions: 01
Monthly Emoluments: As per SERB, Govt. Of India’s standards.
Educational Requirement: MSc in Genomic Science / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology / Life Sciences with an aggregate mark of at least 55 percent and a valid NET / GATE score card.
MSc Final Year candidates awaiting final result are also encouraged to apply.
Desirable Requirements: Candidates with laboratory knowledge in molecular microbiology, biochemistry, hands-on cell culture experience will be preferred.
Duration (3 years): The appointment to be made is solely provisional for one year, depending on the suitability of the applicant, but extendable each year until the period of the project after reviewing the job progress.
Age Limit: 28 years or less as on the last application date (age relaxation will be given to SC / ST / OBC / PH applicants as per SERB, Govt. of India standards.
How to apply
Eligible applicants should send the hardcopy by Speed Post / Courier to Dr. Ranjith Kumavath, Principal Investigator, Dept. of Genomic Science, Central University of Kerala, Krishna Building, Periya (P.0), Tejaswini Hills, Kasaragod-671316, Kerala.
The curriculum vitae should include name, date of birth, contact information, educational qualifications, any national level exam qualified, a brief note on work experience if available. Name of at least two referees and supporting certificates/documents self-tested copies.
For the final interview, the shortlisted applicant will be notified by email. There will be no separate call letter.
Terms and Conditions:
- No TA / DA will be given if chosen to attend the interview or join the JRF project.
- Please note that this appointment is purely on a temporary basis. The selected candidate will not have any right to claim a regular appointment.
- At the moment of attending the interview, the applicant should carry all original certificates of the qualifying exams.
- If the applicant complies with the Ph.D. regulations of the Central University of Kerala, the chosen JRF will be urged to register for a Ph.D.
The last date for the receipt of applications is 10th July 2019