Temporary Position Available

Adv. # 34/2023  23.01.2024

Applications are invited from suitable candidates (citizens of India) for one position of Project Fellow in a KSCSTE funded research project entitled "To assess the impact of gut microbiome and associated bacteriophages in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and its stages” in the laboratory of Dr. Santanu Chattopadhyay at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram.


The candidates must have good academic track records with first class in MSc/B.Tech/M.Tech in Life Sciences (including but not limited to Microbiology/Biotechnology/Zoology/Physiology) or Bioinformatics or Computer Science from a recognized University.


Below 28 years as on February 12, 2024 . Age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India norms.


For JRF, ₹. 22,000/- (consolidated per month).


Initially for a period of one year and extendable for one more year or till termination of the project whichever is earlier based on performance evaluation on yearly basis.


  1. Applications should be submitted online.
  2. Candidates who are currently working in Government firms should send applications through proper channel.
  3. Last date for receiving completed applications is February 12, 2024
  4. If a candidate wishes to apply for different positions, separate applications 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 to 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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