Online interview for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position in a research project funded by SERB, Govt of India
Project title – Gut Electromicrobiology: Understanding extracellular electron transfer capabilities of the gut microorganisms and its implications to human health
Number of Positions: 01
Duration: 1 year (extendable up to 2 additional years after evaluation and as per the availability of funds)
Essential Qualifications: Postgraduate degree in Microbiology with minimum 60% marks. Candidates should have qualified any national eligibility tests such as CSIR/UGC/DBT-NET and GATE in the relevant discipline.
Desired qualifications: Prior research experience/hands-on training on handling/cultivation of pure microbial cultures (preferably anaerobic) and molecular biology is desired. Some knowledge and experience in microbial electrochemistry is also desired.
Emoluments: As per DST norms and as sanctioned in the project.
How to apply: Candidates are requested to email a 1-page cover letter (describing their past accomplishments, experience, and career goals) along with detailed C.V. and supporting documents (in pdf format) to the principal investigator at firstname.lastname@example.org (Dr. Sunil A. Patil) by 24th April 2021.
Selection process: Based on essential qualifications supported by the necessary documents and prior work experience (as mentioned above), only the shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the online interview details.