Junior Research Fellow for the DBT- Funded Project

Tamil Nadu, India
14 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

SBST Project Title: Development of commercially viable organic fertilizer cum biofungicide from marine algae

Qualification: M.Sc in Agricultural Sciences / Biotechnology / Microbiology or other streams of life sciences with CSIR / NET qualification or B. Tech Biotechnology / B.Tech Agriculture with CSIR / NET qualification or M. Tech in Biotechnology/other disciplines of life sciences. Candidates with experience on plant cultivation / algal biology /microbiology are preferred.

Sponsoring Agency:  Department of Biotechnology Fellowship: Rs.25000+10% HRA per month for first two years and Rs.28000 +10% HRA for third year.

Duration: 3 Years

Principal Investigators:

Dr.M.A.Jayasri, Assistant Professor (Senior), School of Biosciences and Technology, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore.

Dr.S.Babu ,Professor & Director, VIT Centre for Agricultural Innovations and Advanced Learning (VAIAL), Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Dr. Leo Daniel Amalraj , Research Coordinator, Prof. TNA Innovation Center Varsha Bioscience and Technology India Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad

Send your resume along with relevant documents and latest passport size photo before 20th February 2019 to The Human Resource Office, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore 632 014, Tamil Nadu by post or email to indicate DBT-Jayasri Project on the envelope.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role Category: University Level
Role: Assistant Professor
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time


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UG:B.Sc - Agriculture, Microbiology, B.Tech/B.E. - Agriculture, Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology

PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Agriculture, Biotechnology, Microbiology, M.Tech - Agriculture, Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology

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Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students