Applications invited for JRF position in Biology

Advt. No.  9/12                                                                                   Date: Apr 17,2012                                                                                                 


Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the position of “JRF” in a DST sponsored project entitled “To determine the molecular mechanisms involved in centrosomal Transforming Acidic Coiled-Coil 3 (TACC3) mediated cell cycle progression”.
No. of positions:  1 Qualifications:Master’s degree in any area of Biological Sciences with minimum of 55% marks, qualified CSIR-UGC NET-JRF/LS, or GATE (valid qualified score).
Experience: Applicants should have experience in molecular biology techniques including gene cloning; cell biology techniques including mammalian tissue culture, genetic manipulation in mammalian cells. Prior experience of working in research projects involving molecular cloning, mammalian tissue culture, genetic manipulation, generation of stable cell lines is desirable.      
Age limit:28 yrs or below. A relaxation of 3-5 yrs will be applicable to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC, Persons with Disability and women category.Fellowship: UGC-NET JRF: monthly 16000/- + HRA; NET-LS or GATE: 12000/- + HRA.Duration:Initial appointment for one year, extendable up to 3 yrs based on performance.
How to apply:Application should contain a detail resume, contact details including phone number, email and postal address, a photograph (pasted on the resume), photocopies of educational/professional qualifications, reprints of papers etc. Research experience should be supported by certificate from previous employer.  Candidates should bring originals of the certificate for the qualifying degrees, age and National Examinations as well as the category certificate, if applicable, during the interview. Applications failing to meet minimum criteria will not be considered. Completed applications should reach Dr. Tapas Manna, School of Biology, Principal Investigator, IISER-Thiruvananthapuram, CET campus, Engineering College P.O. Thiruvananthapuram- 695016, Kerala by May 28, 2012. No TA/DA will be paid for appearing for the interview.
Note: Mere fulfillment of qualifications/experience requirements does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. Selected candidates will be intimated by email. No correspondence whatsoever will be entertained from candidates for not being called for interview, conduct and results of the interview.   Download Application format_JRF REGISTRAR, IISER-TVM