Project Associate-I

Interview on 09.04.2024

Applications are invited from the talented and motivated candidates for working in the following project.

Project title: “Culture-independent and -dependent bacterial cataloguing of diseased Kappaphycus alvarezii: an integrated approach to support sea farming economy”, funded by DST-SERB under Start-up Research Grant, New Delhi. P.C. No.: GAP-2183

Name of the Post

Project Associate-I (1 number)

Nature of Work

Bacterial enumeration from seaweed samples, culture maintenance, microbial studies on seaweeds

Essential Qualification

M.Sc., in Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Marine Science/ Marine Biology/ Oceanography/ Oceanography and Coastal Area Studies/ Botany/ Plant Biology/ Plant Biotechnology.

Desirable Qualification

Experience on microbial studies/ seaweed cultivation.

Monthly remuneration

(i) Rs. 31,000/- + HRA for M.Sc. 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 institutions.

(ii) Rs. 25000/- + HRA for others who do not fall under (a)and (b) above.

Age limit

35 years (Relaxation in age as per CSIR norms).

Interested candidate meeting the above requirements may send your application along with self-attestations copy of all your supporting documents by post/courier/hand to Dr. Lakkakula Satish, Scientist & PI-GAP-2183, Marine Algal Research Station, CSIR-CSMCRI, Mandapam Camp - 623 519, Tamil Nadu on or before 03.04.2024.

Applicants those who are working as a Project Assistant/ Field Assistant/ Research scholar or any other mode in CSIR institutions/ other government organizations need to be submit
No Objection Certificate from their present Project Leader or competent authority in the letter head with seal. Candidates applying without knowledge of their Project Leader or Competent authority, candidates will be whole responsibility for any enquiry and CSIR–CSMCRI, and MARS, Mandapam will not be responsible. Interview will be conducted on physical mode at Marine Algal Research Station, CSIR-CSMCRI, Mandapam Camp - 623 519, Tamil Nadu for shortlisted candidates no TA/DA is permissible for attending the interview. Shortlisted candidate list will be informed through mail on 05.04.2024. Applicants should be submitted as per the instruction in the application form otherwise application will be rejected.

Duration: This post is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project. The engagement of a project staff in different project either in the CSIR-Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar or different Lab./Instt. of CSIR taken together shall not exceed 5 years in any case. It would, therefore, not confer any right/claim implicit or explicit for any candidate for claiming extension or absorption in CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar.

For application form, complete details/ instruction to candidates are requested to visit https://www.csmcri.res.in/jobs/temp