Project Associate l/ll & Technical Assistant-l

Gauhati University

Assam, India

Research/Project Assistant

Full time


May 9

Title: Research Staff Positions - Project Associate l/ll & Technical Assistant-l

Summary: Applications are invited for temporary and contractual positions in a time-bound research project entitled "Multidisciplinary approach for the utilization of natural resources and advanced materials for sustainable development" at Gauhati University, Assam.

Designation: Project Associate l/ll & Technical Assistant-l

Subject Area: Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Botany/Chemistry/Electronics/Instrumentation/Life Science/Zoology and any related disciplines

Location: Gauhati University, Assam

Eligibility/Qualification: Candidates must possess a Master's degree or a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 2 years of experience in research and development in industrial and academic institutions or science and technology organizations and scientific activities and services. Specific eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • For Project Associate l/ll (JRF/SRF): Master's degree in Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Botany/Chemistry/Electronics/Instrumentation/Physics/Life Science/Zoology and any related disciplines. Candidates who have qualified GATE or CSIR/UGC-JRF/NET or similar examination conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions are eligible for a monthly emolument of Rs. 31,000 + 1.8% HRA or Rs. 35,000 + 18% HRA respectively. Candidates who have not qualified for the above conditions are entitled to a fellowship of Rs. 25,000 + 1.8% HRA or Rs. 28,000 +18% HRA respectively.
  • For Technical Assistant-l: B.Sc. in Botany/Chemistry/Geology/Physics/Chemistry or 3 years' diploma in Engineering and Technology. Monthly emoluments of Rs. 20,000 + 18% HRA will be provided.

Job Description: The major job responsibilities include research work related to the themes of the project, operation and maintenance of the instruments, and office work related to the project. Technical assistants will also assist in field studies.

Salary: As per the eligibility and qualification criteria mentioned above.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply for the positions by filling up the Google form provided in the application procedure section below.

Last Date for Apply: The deadline for application submission is 21 days from the date of publication of the advertisement.

Application Procedure/Information:

  • Interested candidates should apply for the positions mentioned by filling up the Google form (
  • Shortlisted candidates will be informed about the interview. Mere possession of minimum qualification does not guarantee an invitation to the interview.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted based on their merit and as per the requirement of the project. The decision of the selection committee will be final.
  • All candidates should make their own arrangement for their stay at Guwahati, if required. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
  • Appointment will be purely temporary, which will be initially for one year and extendable up to the end of the tenure of the project. Further, the appointment may be terminated at any time in case of unsatisfactory performance.

Contact email: Kindly refer to the advertisement for contact details.

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