Inviting Applications for Project Positions

National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box No. 10531, New Delhi-110067

  • Date: January 12, 2022

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of two Project Scientist-I in the DBT project entitled “Plant Genomics, Gene Regulatory Network and Novel RNA Molecules and NNP Project: Network Project on Crop Bioinformatics”, of Dr. ShaileshKumar, Scientist, NIPGR.

Details of the Positions

  • Project Scientist-I (two posts)
  • Emoluments: 56000/- plus HRA per month and as sanctioned in the project.
  • Uppeer Age Limit: 35 years.
  • Qualification: Candidates having M.Tech (Engineering or Technology) or Ph.D. (awarded) degree in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics/Plant Molecular Biology or any other related field are eligible to apply.

The candidate should have an excellent academic record (with a minimum 60% marks throughout their education) and research experience. At least one first-authored publication in peer-reviewed international journals with JCR impact
factor is desirable. Preference will be given to the candidates with experience in the field of Bioinformatics & genomics and Molecular Biology & Proteomics.

The above positions are completely on temporary basis and co-terminus with the project. The emoluments for the above positions are as sanctioned in the project and as per DST/DBT norms. The initial appointment will be for one
year or till the tenability of the project whichever is earlier and the same can be curtailed/extended on the basis of assessment of the candidate’s performance and discretion of the Competent Authority. NIPGR reserves the right to
select the candidate against the above posts depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate.

  • Reservation of posts shall be as per Govt. of India norms.
  • The appointment may be terminated any time by giving one month notice by either side.
  • The applicants will have no claim implicit or explicit for consideration against any regular position of NIPGR.

Eligible candidates may apply directly through the link: Apply Here

The soft copy of the self- attested copies of the mark-sheets, certificates, (10th standard onwards) and proof of research experience/publications should be attached with the application. Last date of application is on or before the 15 days after release of advertisement at NIPGR website. A web-link with date and time of online interview will be e-mailed to the shortlisted candidates only. The candidates must ascertain their eligibility before applying, as ineligible candidates will not be interviewed. Canvassing in any form or bringing influence, political or otherwise, will lead to
disqualification of the candidate(s).

Note: ONLY soft copy of the application in the given format will be accepted. No TA/DA will be paid forattending interview. For any clarification candidates may contact Scientist in charge through e-mail only


Dr. Shailesh Kumar
National Institute of Plant Genome Research
, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110 067

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