Advt. No. ABP. 06/2020

Total No. of Posts- 1


Applications are invited for RA I (1 post) to work in the research project entitled ‘Growth enhancement strategies for the microalgae of economic importance’ (Project No. GAP 2110). The number of positions is tentative and may vary at the time of interview. The details of posts are as following:

Research Associate I: 1 Post


RA-I: PhD in Life Sciences/ Microbiology/ Algal Biotechnology OR having 3 years of research, teaching and design and development experience after MTech in Biotechnology/Biochemical Engineering.

Job requirement


RA-I: The selected candidates will have to work on developing different strategies for the enhancement of microalgal biomass and metabolites production, and performing biochemical analysis. As part of the project work, extensive field work may be required.


RA: 47,000/-per month

Age limit*

35 years (for RA)

*Relaxation in age / qualification as per CSIR norms.

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to send their application in the prescribed format (attached) and soft copies of relevant educational qualifications, date of birth proof, etc. by e-mail to and cc to and on or before 1st July 2020.  Applications received by e-mail will be scrutinized based on job requirement, candidate’s academic and research background and any such shortlisted candidates as eligible as per the criteria will be asked to attend interview on 16th July 2020 using online mode i.e. skype due to COVID-19 and the details of the interview will be sent to such candidates by e-mail only.

The posts are purely temporary for duration of sponsored project only. It would therefore, not confer any right/claim implicit or explicit for any candidates for claiming extension or absorption in CSIR- CSMCRI,Bhavnagar.