School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi – 110067

An interview will be conducted on 29th of August, 2016 to select a candidate for project Assistant position in the DST INSPIRE FACULTY Project entitled: "Identification of novel inducer for efficient degradation of plant biomass". The selected candidates will be appointed purely on temporary basis, initially for 3 months that may be extended based on the performance.

Position: Project Assistant (1)

Department/Venue of interview: Room No. 102, School of Biotechnology, JNU, New Delhi

Qualifications & Experience: M.Sc in Life Science or allied subjects with first class grades. Candidates should have practical research experience in molecular cell biology and biochemical techniques.

Salary: 10,000 INR/month consolidated.

Interview date and Time: 10:30 am, 29th August 2016

Interested candidates need to send a soft copy of their application at the email address: nidhiadlakha@mail.jnu.ac.in before 24th August 2016 and shortlisted candidates will be called for interview

The application should contain a Cover letter, a brief CV indicating name, date of birth/age, contact address, professional qualifications, research experience and the names and contact deatils of 2 referees.

No TA/DA will be given for attending the interview.

Dr. Nidhi Adlakha (Principal Investigator)
DST INSPIRE Faculty
BSL3, School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067


School of Computational and Integrative Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi – 110067

Advertisement for Senior Research Fellow(SRF) - (1)

Applications are invited for a post in a DBT-funded Project entitled: "Elucidating TCP interactome for directed modification of plant architecture and stress tolerance (Reference Number: BT/RLF/Re-entry/49/2012)'' at School of Computational & Integrative Sciences, JNU. The selected candidate will be appointed purely on temporary basis, initially for one year as an SRF that may be extended to another year based on the performance.

Position: Senior Research Fellow (1)

Essential Qualifications & Experience: Candidate must have M.Sc. degree (with minimum 60% marks) or higher in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Genetics or any related field with minimum two years of research experience.

Desirable: Basic knowledge in the field of molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics and plant transformation are desirable. Consistently good academic record and publications would be a plus.

Salary: Rs. 28,000 per month + 30% HRA p.m. as per rules.

Appointment will be purely on temporary basis and co-terminus with the project. The eligible candidates may further be shortlisted based on qualifications/experience depending on the number of applications received.

Interested candidates may apply by sending an application along with the brief resume to the address mentioned below mentioning the name of the project and post applied for (on the cover of the envelope).

The application must include name, date of birth/age, contact address, essential/technical/professional qualifications, details of research experience and, names, contact numbers and email addresses of two referees and should reach to the undersigned on or before September 5, 2016.

Dr. Rita Sharma (Principal Investigator)
Assistant Professor
School of Computational and Integrative Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067
E-mail: rita.genomics@gmail.com

Note:
1. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview at SCIS, JNU and no other communications in this regard will be entertained.
2. No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in interview.


School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
Jawaharlal Nehru Univeristy (JNU)

Applicants are invited for two purely temporary posts of Research Assistants (RA) in the field of Theoretical High Energy Physics to work on a joint Indo-French research project "Symmetries and Dynamics: Worldsheet and Spacetime" funded by the Indo-French Centre for Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR-CEFIPRA). The Principal Investigators are Debashis Ghoshal (SPS, JNU, Delhi) and Ruben Minasian (CEA, Saclay).

Essential Qualication: Ph. D. in the broad area of Theoretical High Energy physics with specialization in String Theory, with published research papers in peer reviewed international journals.

Only Indian or French nationals are eligible for the positions.

Emoluments: One of these positions is for two years with monthly emolu- ments of Rs. 36000 + 30% HRA during the rst year and Rs. 38000 + 30% HRA during the second year, respectively.

The second position is for one year only with monthly emoluments of Rs. 36000 + 30% HRA.

Application Procedure: Applicants should apply on plain paper giving the essential information (name, date of birth, gender, address for corre- posndence, email, educational quali cations, list of publications, research experience) so as to reach the Indian Principal Investigator on or before September 15, 2016. A soft copy of the application may be sent by e-mail to dghoshal@mail.jnu.ac.in.

Debashis Ghoshal
Professor, School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
Jawaharlal Nehru Univeristy (JNU)
dghoshal@mail.jnu.ac.in


School of Computational & Integrative Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

JNU/SCIS/MJ/DBT-Saffron/2016-17

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the DBT funded project entitled "Functional genomics approaches in understanding the regulation of synthesis and accumulation of apocarotenoids in saffron crocus (Crocus sativus L.)" at School of Computational & Integrative Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

1. Senior Research Fellow: 1 post
Fellowship:
Rs. 28,000/- + HRA p.m. as per rules
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. degree (with minimum of 55% marks) or equivalent in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Bioinformatics/Molecular Biology or any other related field with minimum two years of research experience. The candidate having computer skills (Linux, Perl, Java, MySQL) and/or experience in NGS data analysis/advanced molecular biology techniques will be given preference.

2. Project Assistant: 1 post
Fellowship:
Rs. 15000/- p.m. consolidated
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. degree or equivalent in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Bioinformatics/Molecular Biology or any other related field. The candidate having good computer skills and/or experience in NGS data analysis/molecular biology techniques will be given preference.

The positions are completely temporary and co-terminus with the project. The initial appointment will be for one year, which can be extended on the basis of assessment of the candidate's performance and discretion of the Competent Authority. The eligible candidates may further be shortlisted based on the qualification/experience depending on the total number of applications received. JNU may select candidate against the above posts depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate and reserves the right to relax any of the qualification(s) in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified by the Selection Committee.

Eligible candidates may apply by sending their complete application in the given format. The attested copies of the certificates and proof of research experience (if any) are to be attached with the hard copy of application. The applications should reach at the address given below latest by August 25, 2016. The envelope must be superscribed by "Application for the Post of SRF/PA".

ONLY hard copy of the application in the given format will be accepted.

Dr. Mukesh Jain
Associate Professor
School of Computational & Integrative Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University,
New Delhi – 110067

PS: Note that short listed candidates for the interview will not be paid any TA/DA for attending the same.


SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES
JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY

POSITION AVAILABLE

04th August 2016

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the Project entitled "Entamoeba histolytica- bacterium interaction and the role of this intestinal pathogenesis-AMOEBAC" funded by the Department of Biotechnology.

Senior Research Fellow : One

Salary : Rs. 28000/- P. M + HRA

Essential Qualifications : M.Sc. in any field of Life Sciences + two year experience on parasite molecular biology

Desirable qualification : Qualified National Eligibility Test (CSIR / UGC / ICMR).

The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis, initially for a period of one year or till his / her services are required by the project Director or till Validity of the project, whichever is earliest.

The application on plain paper indicating name, date of birth / age, address, essential / technical / professional qualifications, experiences, research work, list of published books / articles should reach the undersigned (Project Director), School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067, on or before 22nd August 2016.

Prof. Alok Bhattacharya
(Principal investigator)


Jawaharlal Nehru University
Transdisciplinary Research Clusters
Cognitive Science Program

02.08.2016

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Applications are invited for the following posts in a Neuro-cognitive Linguistics Project funded by Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Netherlands entitled "The impact of literacy and numeracy acquisition on cognitive functioning in illiterate adults - A longitudinal approach" for a period of one year likely to be extended for one more year.

Brief Project Description
This innovative project is expected to yield important insights into how literacy and/or numeracy affects cognitive functioning. We will provide literacy training to a group of healthy illiterate adults living in the Delhi/NCR area of India. The participants will be tested on a large battery of linguistic and non-linguistic tasks before the onset of the literacy training, and immediately after the training. This will be followed by 6 months training in maths and numeracy and another round of testing the cognitive functioning.

The teachers /trainers for illiterate adults will be engaged for a period of one year.
1. Teacher/Trainer (Hindi): One Post
Essential Qualification:
BA (B. Ed optional)
Desirable Qualification: Experience of Adult education/literary programs. Retired school teachers can also apply.
Remuneration: Rs. 30,000=00/pm (Consolidated)

2. Teacher Trainer (Mathematics): One Post
Essential Qualification:
BA (B. Ed optional)
Desirable Qualification: Experience of teaching in Adult education /literary programs. Retired/school teachers can also apply.
Remuneration: Rs. 30,000=00/pm (Consolidated)

Applications with complete bio-data along with attested photocopies of supporting documents should reach the undersigned within 15 days of the date of advertisement. Or email the softcopy of the application form to Principal Investigator at <narang.vaishna@gmail.com>.

Candidates must provide email address and other contact details. Short listed candidates will be informed for interview via email. No TA/DA will be given for attending the interview. Terms and conditions of the appointment will be guided by the rules and regulations of the Jawaharlal Nehru University/ funding agency.

Vaishna Narang
Principal Investigator
Professor, Centre for Linguistics
School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, J.N.U. New Delhi.
Phone No. 26704664, 9810608936
Email: narang.vaishna@gmail.com


School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

JNU/SLS/AM/DBT/2016-17

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the DBT funded project entitled "Chemical genomics approach for understanding the mechanism of action of fludioxonil, a broad spectrum antifungal agent" at School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Research associate: 1 post

Salary: Rs. 36,000/- + HRA p.m.

Essential Qualifications: PhD in Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Life Science having experience in working with fungi or yeast. Preference will be given to applicants who are well versed in handling yeast and fungal ells and acquainted with gene cloning and expression of proteins technique as evident form publication in peer reviewed international journal of high impact.

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The position is completely temporary and co-terminus with the project. JNU may select candidates against the post depending upon qualification and experience of candidates and reserves the right to relax any of the qualifications in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified by the Selection Committee.

Interested candidates need to send application and name of project and post applied for on the cover of the envelop. No email copy of CV will be entertained.

To,
Prof. Alok Kumar Mondal
Lab. No. 101, School of Life Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University,
New Delhi – 110067
Completed hard copies of applications should reach SLS, JNU latest by 25thAug, 2016

PS: Note that short listed candidates for the interview will not be paid any TA/DA for attending the same.


School of Life Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University,
NNew Delhi- 110 067

Applications are invited for the following positions

1. Research Associate (RA) in the DBT project entitled " Molecular expression of voltage dependant Na+ and Ca+ channal in iron-induced epilepsy and antiepileptic action of Dehydroepiendrosterone (DHEA)".

Qualifications :- As per DBT rules.

1. Research Associate (RA) : Candidate must possesses Ph.D degree in Neuroscience, Biomedical Sciences or related field of Life Science. Candidate having experience in Neuroscience, Immunocytochemistry and molecular biology will be given preference. Candidate would be required to join immediately.

Fellowship/Salary :- 36000/ pm+ HRA (30%)

2. Attendant: 12th pass from recognized school/board. Knowledge of laboratory work and work related to computer applications is must. Experience in project maintenance will be given preference.

Duration ( for both post 1 & 2):- Three years. Initial appointment will be for one year, extendable by another successive year depending on the progress of the candidate. Positions are co-terminus with the project.

Salary: 15000/pm Consolidated

Candidates shortlisted will be duly informed

Last date :- Application on plain paper along with bio-data should reach the under signed latest by AUGUST 20,2016. Applications should be sent separately for both the positions. Those sent by post will only be entertained.

Prof. DEEPAK SHARMA
Principle Investigator
321, School of Life Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110 067 (email- Deepak57in@yahoo.co.in)




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