Applications are invited the post of Project Associate-I under the DBT funded research project 'Modelling of indigenous diagnostics and immunopotent vaccine candidates to combat African swine fever in India (DBT-28). The post is purely temporary for a period of six months or till the termination of the project, whichever is earlier. The term of fellowship may be extended for a further period provided that the performance of the candidate is found satisfactory. The required qualifications and emoluments tor the post are mentioned below.
1. Name of the Post: Project Associate-I
2. No of Post: 01
3. Salary: @ Rs. 31000/- P.M. + 16% HRA (for candidate with NET/GATE/selected through any national level examination) or @ 25000/- P.M. + 16% HRA (for candidate without NET'/GATE)
4. Job Responsibilities:
a) Research duties according to the objectives of the project.
b) Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.
5. Qualifications and eligibility conditions for Project Associate-I:
a. B.V.Sc. & AH or B.Sc. degree in any relevant branch of Life Sciences with a minimum OCPA of 6.0/10.0.
b. M.V.Sc in any branch of Veterinary Science with a minimum OCPA of 6.5/10.0. OR M.Sc. in Animal Biotechnology / Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Molecular Biology or any relevant branch of life science with a minimum OCPA of 6.5/10.0.
c. Candidate should have knowledge of Punjabi upto Matric level. The condition of knowledge of Punjabi upto matric level is however, relaxable, if the candidate is found otherwise deserving.
d. Preference will be given to the candidates with M.V.Sc in Veterinary Microbiology/ Virology/ Animal Biotechnology/ Veterinary Biochemistry, having working experience in recombinant DNA technology, cell culture, virology, molecular biology, and immunological techniques and having cleared NET/GATE.
35 years (as on date of application),which is relaxed upto 5 years for SC/ST/PH/OBC/Women candidates.