Project TitleEnhanced Lipid Production by Genetically Engineered Algal Strain : Scale up Cultivation and Engineering for Co-Production of Value-added Compounds - DBT PAN IIT Center for Bioenergy : Phase II(ELP)
Temporary Position(s)Junior Research Fellowship - Research
Consolidated CompensationUpto Rs. Upto Rs.31000(depending upon qualification & experience) (depending upon qualification & experience)
Coordinator / PI [Dr. / Prof.]Mrinal Kumar Maiti
QualificationsFor one JRF (JRF-A),who will be assigned to work on process development, optimization, scale up aspects of this project: B.Tech/B.E in Biotechnology/Biochemical Engineering/ Bioprocess Engineering/Chemical Engineering with valid NET/GATE score.
Candidate with M.Tech/M.E. degree in these mentioned disciplines, if willing to join the JRF position, may be preferred. Candidate should have First Division/Class throughout, i.e. in all the examinations starting from 10th standard onwards. For another JRF (JRF-B),who will be assigned to work on molecular biology, genetic/ metabolic engineering aspects of this project: M.Sc/B.Tech in Agriculture/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/ Botany /Plant Science/ Environmental Science/ Genetics/ Microbiology/Molecular Biology with valid NET/GATE score. Candidate with M.Tech degree in these mentioned disciplines, if willing to join the JRF position, will also be considered. Candidate should have First Division/Class throughout, i.e. in all the examinations starting from 10th standard onwards.
Relevant ExperienceFor one JRF (JRF-A): Hands-on research experience in the area of cultivation of algal biomass in photobioreactors and its downstream processing through internship/project/dissertation. For another JRF (JRF-B): Hands-on research experience on Algal culture/ Biochemical/Microbiological/ Molecular Biology techniques through internship/project/dissertation. Upper age limit is 28 years. Relaxable upto 5 years in the case of SC/ST/OBC/Physically Handicapped / Visually Handicapped and Female applicant.
SponsorDBT, NEW DELHI(Government of India, Ministry of Science & Technology, Department of Biotechnology,Block-2, 6-8th Floors, CGO Complex, LodiRoad, New Delhi - 110 003)
Age Limit (Year)28