Temporary Position Available

Adv. # 33/2016


Applications are invited from suitable candidates for one position of Junior Research Fellow in a DBT funded research project entitled "An Integrated network analysis to identify genomics alteration profiles of human pancreatic cancer" in the laboratory of Dr. K B Harikumar at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram. This is a collaborative project with TATA Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.


The candidate must have good academic record with first class Master's Degree in any branch of Life Science. Preference will be given to those who qualified NET/GATE exam.


Below 28 years as on 12th April, 2017.


Rs. 25,000 + 20% HRA per month for M.Sc. Degree holders who have qualified NET/GATE (with valid certificate) or Post Graduates in Professional Degree courses. M.Sc. degree holders who do not have NET/GATE certification will be eligible for Rs. 12,000/- + 20% HRA per month.


Initially for one year and after performance evaluation it may extended for another two years or till termination 3 years or till termination of the project, whichever is earlier.

Only those fulfilling the above criteria need apply and will be called for interview. In the event of more than 10 candidates being short-listed by screening the applications, a written test will be conducted before the selection interview and only those who are successful in the written test will be interviewed. No TA/ DA will be given for appearing in the interview.

Suitably qualified candidates may send applications in the prescribed format (Download here) with a photograph, a copy of full resume indicating the percentage of Marks obtained and attested photocopies of credentials & experience to reach the undersigned on or before 12th April, 2017. Envelopes must be superscripted with abbreviated title of the project, advertisement number and job title. Selection to the position will not entitle the candidate to any future positions at RGCB (permanent or otherwise). As with all project positions at RGCB, the position will be co terminus with end of the project.