Recruitment of Project Associate-1 in SERB sponsored Project



 Recruitment of Project Associate-1 in SERB sponsored Project

No. of Posts – 01 (One)

Advt. No. 01 / PO Division / GAP 2125/ Nov. 2022


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 SERB, New Delhi sponsored Project “Soil microbial processes and mechanism of greenhouse gas emission (CH4) under various vegetations from intertidal zone of coastal area (Project No.: GAP 2125 )”.

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             

12 Dec., 2022 (Monday)

Online after the screening of application (10.30 AM-1.00 PM)

* Relaxation in age as per CSIR norms.

Desirable: work experience in Metagenomics, Real-time PCR and Next-generation-sequencing


(i) Rs. 31000/- + HRA for M. Sc. (Microbiology / Biotechnology) 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) 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 30 Nov. 2022 (No application with be considered after 5.45 PM on 30 Nov. 2022) for screening procedure. Candidates should send a scan copy of the application pasted with passport-size photo and one set of all certificates (which will be verified with originals at the time of joining) for the screening procedure to appear in the online-Interview. The online-Interview will be held on 12.12.2022 (10.30 AM - 1.00 PM) through online procedure.  An incomplete application/without application format would be rejected during screening.

The posts are purely temporary for the 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.