JRF Position Available in DST-SERB SRG Project on Root System Architecture in Plants


Pilani, Beawar, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India


Full time

JRF Biology

Jan 23

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JRF Position Available in

DST-SERB SRG Project on Root System Architecture in Plants


Applications are invited for one post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the DST SERB sponsored research project entitled “Root system architecture and root-omics during drought and thermotolerance in Prosopis cineraria, a promising plant of desert” funded by DST-SERB under the supervision of Dr. Mukul Joshi, Department of Biological Sciences, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus, Rajasthan. The post is for two years duration, till December 2023.

Essential Qualification: M.Sc./ M.Tech. in Biotechnology / Botany or related biological science disciplines (with first division as defined by the awarding Institute/ University) from recognized Universities/Institutes.

Desirable: Candidates with CSIR/UGC-NET or valid GATE score and wet-lab experience in plant physiology/ molecular biology will be preferred.

Emoluments: Emoluments will be as per DST norms.

How to apply: Interested and eligible candidates are advised to forward their current resume and abstract of project work (thesis/dissertation), if any, to mukul.joshi@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in. In the subject of the E-mail, candidates should write “Application for JRF Position in DST-SERB SRG Project”. Short-listed candidates will be informed through e-mail regarding the interview date.

INTERVIEW DETAILS: Interview will be conducted through online mode only.

Documents in support of educational qualifications must be produced at the time of selection process.

Application Deadline: January 24, 2022


Note: Selected candidate will be highly encouraged to apply for Ph.D. programme of BITS, Pilani as per Institute’s procedure.

Contact address:   Dr. Mukul Joshi

                            Department of Biological Sciences 

                              Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani

Pilani 333031, Rajasthan

                              Email : mukul.joshi@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in

                              Phone : +91-1596-255766 (O)

                             Webpage: https://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/pilani/mukuljoshi/profile

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