Research Assistant in School of Bio Sciences And Technology

Tamil Nadu, India
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Full Time

Job Description​

Title of the Project : Study of floral diversity in Tamilnadu coastal region and identification of climate change indicators 

Qualification : Ist class in M.Sc. in Botany/ Plant Sciences/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Life Sciences or M. Tech. Biotechnology passed. CSIR/NET/GATE qualification and field experience is desirable. This project is involved with intensive field trips in coastal regions of Tamilnadu to collect the different classes of plant, animal, soil and water samples. Establishment of herbaria, germplasm repository, GIS analysis along with metrological data, chemical profiling, microbial and plant tissue cultures are mandatory.

Stipend: Rs.14000/- per month (Consolidated)
Sponsoring Agency : DST SPLICE CCP
Duration : Two and half years
Principal Investigator : Dr. C. Rajasekaran
Principal Investigator
School of Bio Sciences and Technology, (Vellore Campus),

Interested candidates may send their resume with details of the qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc. is on or before 12th Nov 2018. through online
Selected candidates are allowed to register Ph.D. in Vellore Institute of Technology 

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing the interview. 
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date and time which will be intimated to the candidates by e-mail. 

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time


Life Sciences
Climate Change

Desired Candidate Profile Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Sc - Bio-Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Microbiology
PG: MS/M.Sc(Science) - Bio-Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Microbiology

Company Profile Vellore Institute of Technology

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