Temporary Position Available

Adv. # 26/21   10.09.2021

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for one position of Assistant Professor in the DBT funded project entitled "DBT-BUILDER: RGCB Interdisciplinary Life Science Program for Research Based Learning" for training and teaching students of MSc Biotechnology Program of Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram funded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India.

Essential Qualifications

  1. The candidate must have a PhD in Biotechnology with first class in Master’s Degree.
  2. A minimum of 1 year experience in teaching MSc Biotechnology in reputed National Institutes.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience in Laboratory practicals with molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology and immunology.


Below 45 years as on September 20, 2021. For SC/ST/OBC candidates age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India norms.


57,700/- per month (consolidated).


Initially for a period of 1 year and extendable up to 5 years or till termination of the project whichever is earlier based on performance evaluation.

Selection Process

Suitably qualified candidates may send applications in the prescribed format prescribed format with a photograph, a copy of full resume indicating the percentage of marks obtained and attested photocopies of credentials and experience to reach the undersigned only through Email on or before September 20, 2021 . Application form along with all supporting documents should be submitted as a single PDF file to pmdjobs@rgcb.res.in. The Advertisement number along with the position for which the candidate is applying should be mentioned in the "SUBJECT" part of the Email. If a candidate wishes to apply for different positions, separate application forms should be submitted for each position. 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.

Applications which are not in the prescribed format will summarily be rejected.

Only those fulfilling the above criteria need apply. Applicants will be short listed for the ONLINE selection interview based on eligibility criteria. Selection of suitable candidates will be made based on qualifications and performance in the selection interview.



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