Award of Biotechnology Overseas Associateship

Award of Biotechnology Overseas Associateship for Scientists working in North Eastern States under Special Programme for the North East States 2013-14

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY (DBT) - MINISTRY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY - GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

AWARD OF BIOTECHNOLOGY OVERSEAS ASSOCIATESHIP FOR THE SCIENTISTS WORKING IN NORTH EASTERN STATES OF INDIA FOR THE YEAR: 2013-14

Applications are invited from Indian Nationals working in any of the North-Eastern States of India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura) for the award of Biotechnology Overseas Associateship (2013-2014) under the special programme for the northeast states for conducting research or training in overseas research laboratories in different areas of biotechnology such as (i) agriculture and plant biotechnology; (ii) medical biotechnology and human health; (iii) animal and veterinary biotechnology; (iv) marine biotechnology and aquaculture; (v) Bioenergy; (vi) food, feed and nutrition; (vii) environmental biotechnology; (viii) industrial biotechnology and biochemical engineering; (ix) bioengineering and biodesign; (x) stem cell research; (xi) basic research in modern biology (xii) nano-biotechnology; (xiii) bioinformatics and ICT-enabled biotechnology; (xiv) intellectual property and patent law; (xv) systems biology and synthetic biology; (xvi) biomaterials and (xvii) bioelectronics.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. degree in the areas of life sciences including biotechnology or M.D. in medicine/ M. Pharm/M.V.Sc/ M.Tech with 3 years research experience. Applicants should hold regular/ permanent positions in Government recognized research and academic institutions / universities located in any of the North Eastern States working continuously for the last two years and should be actively engaged in biotechnology or related R&D work. Applications from persons working on temporary positions (e.g. Research fellows or associates etc) will not be considered. Preference will be given to the candidates who are permanent residents of any of the northeastern states. For more details please visit http://www.btisnet.gov.in/neof.htm

Applications should be submitted through proper channel (only one hard copy) as per the format available in the above mentioned website link to Dr. T. Madhan Mohan, Adviser, Department of Biotechnology, Block-2, 7th Floor, CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi-110 003 by 25th September 2013. A soft copy of the duly filled application compiled in one file (MS Word) is also required to be sent to email: nerbpmc@dbt.nic.in

Reference Website : http://www.btisnet.gov.in/neof.htm/

Award of Biotechnology Overseas Associateship for Scientists working in North Eastern States under Special Programme for the North East States 2013-14