Project Associate 1 -||- Advt. No. 01 / PO Division / HCP-0101 / September 2021

Recruitment of Project associate-1 in CSIR sponsored Project

No. of Posts – 01 (One)

Advt. No. 01 / PO Division / HCP-0101 / September 2021


The Division of Plant Omics at CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar is actively engaged in multidisciplinary research in frontier areas of modern biology and biotechnology such as stress genomics & proteomics, transgenic, plant-microbe interactions, metagenomics, marine biotechnology, adaptation biology, etc. We are looking for young, talented & motivated persons for a CIR Sponsored Project “CSIR Jigyasa 2 Virtual Laboratory Project; student-scientist interaction”.

Details are as follows:

Project associate 1 : 01 post

Essential Qualifications:

S. No.

Level of post (No. of post) & age*

Essential Qualifications

Date (day), venue and time for Interview


Project Associate 1 (01 No.)

Upper age limit 35 years on the last date of application

M. Sc. Microbiology / Biotechnology /Life science            

20 Oct. 2021 (Wednesday  )

Online through provided link

(10.30 AM – 1.00 PM)


* Relaxation in age as per CSIR norms.

Desirable: work experience in scientific communication and information dissemination.


(i) Rs. 31000/- + HRA for M. Sc. (Microbiology / Biotechnology/ Life science) scholars who are selected through (a) National eligibility tests-CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) a selection process through National level examinations conducted by central government departments and their agencies and institutes.

(ii) Rs. 25000/- + HRA for others i.e. M.Sc. (Microbiology / Biotechnology/ Life science) who do not fall under (a)and (b) above.

The interested candidates meeting above qualifications may send their application in the prescribed format only by e-mail (drchaudhary@csmcri.res.in) in advance before 16 October 2021 (No application will be considered after 5.45 PM on 16 October 2021) for screening procedure. Candidates should send a scan copy of the application pasted with passport size photo and one set of all certificates (will be verified with originals at the time of joining) for screening procedure to appear in the online-Interview. The online-Interview will be held on 20.10.2021 (10.30 AM - 1.00 PM) through online procedure.  Incomplete application/without application format would be rejected during screening.

The posts are purely temporary for duration of sponsored project/scheme only. It would, therefore, not confer any right/claim implicit or explicit for any candidates for claiming extension or absorption in CSMCRI/CSIR. Candidate himself has to make arrangement to appear for online-interview, Link or online ID (with a time slot) will be provided to the screened candidates through mail to appear in the interview.