Project Associate and project assistant positions in DBT funded project
Applications are invited for the positions of 1) Project Associate and 2) Project Assistant in the
Department of Biological Sciences at BITS Pilani, K. K. Birla Goa Campus, Goa for a DBT sponsored
research project titled “Conservation of the Bilaterian Organizer: Novel Studies in the horseshoe crab
Tachypleus gigas; Müller”, BT/PR40435/NDB/39/745/2020.
Principal Investigator: Prof. Sumit Biswas
Co-Principal Investigator: Dr. Malabika Biswas
Broad area of Research: Molecular Biology and Zoology
Duration of the project: Three years
Fellowship Amount (Rs.): (1) Project Associate: Rs. 31,000 per month +16% HRA
(2) Project Assistant: Rs. 20,000 per month + 16% HRA
Last date of Application: 2 nd July, 2021
Address to apply: Interested candidates may send application and curriculum vitae with details of
research experience to the principal investigator (email@example.com). The position is now
open and will be closed on selection of a suitable candidate.
Position1: Masters in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/Biotechnology/Biological Sciences/Zoology
with previous knowledge of handling live specimens. Knowledge of RNA handling and allied methods
would be an added advantage.
Position 2: Masters in Life Sciences/Allied Discipline
Selected candidate will get a chance to apply for PhD degree at BITS Pilani, K. K. Birla Goa
Campus (Rules of PhD program for BITS Pilani are applicable)