Temporary Position Available

Adv. # 12/2018


Applications are invited from suitable candidates for one position of Project Assistant in a SERB (DST) funded project entitled "Understanding the role of Hypoxia induced mitophagy in cancer cell survival and drug resistance: implications on tumor stem cell like cells" at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.


  1. Candidates with Master's Degree in Biotechnology or Biochemistry are eligible to apply. Applicants should have a minimum of 70% marks in MSc.
  2. Minimum three years Experience in cell biology, Bio-imaging and molecular biology.


Below 32 years as on20thApril, 2018 . Age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India norms.


14,000/- per month.


Three years or till termination of the project whichever is earlier. Initial appointment will be for one year and further extension will be given upto 3 years based on performance.

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 (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 20th April, 2018. 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.