CSMCRI, Bhavnagar-Junior Research Fellows

Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute-Recruitment of Junior Research Fellows

Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute ? Bhavnagar

(Council of Scientific and Industrial Research)

G.B Marg, Bhavnagar, Gujarat

Recruitment of Junior Research Fellows

The Discipline of marine Biotechnology and Ecology of CSMCRI, Bhavnagar is actively engaged in multidisciplinary research in frontier areas of modern biology for sustainable utilization of marine and coastal bioresources. Some of the current R&D activities of the discipline are in the following areas:

Seaweeds: biology, cultivation, utilization and Biotechnology;

Stress genomics: stress responsive genes and transgenics

Marine microbes and extremophiles: genomics and metagenomics

Bioremediation and environmental biotechnology, quorum sensing and inhibition of bio-film formation; CO2 sequestration; marine biodiversity.

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for immediate recruitment of JRF (3 positions) in some of the ongoing projects and also to prepare a panel for new projects to be started in near future. The selected JRFs are allowed to register for Ph. D


M. Sc first class in Biotechnology/ Botany/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Marine Sciences from UGC recognized University. CSIR-UGC NET/GATE cleared candidates are desirable Non-NET/ GATE candidates may also be considered if found suitable.

Age: 28 years as on interview date (relaxable as per CSIR rules)

Rs.8000/- per month for first two years and Rs.9000/- per month for subsequent years plus HRA as per rules. Rs.8000/- per month (fixed) for non NET/ GATE qualified candidates.

The completed application with bio-data may be send to The Personal Secretary, Discipline of Marine Biotechnology and Ecology (e-mail: marine@csmcri.org), Room No. 206, New Building, CSMCRI, Bhavnagar ? 364 002 on or before April 3, 2007. For more details visit our website (www.csmcri.org). The names of short listed candidates will be posted on institute website as well as intimated through e-mail for the interview/ test to be held on April 12, 2007 at CSMCRI, Bhavnagar.

Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute-Recruitment of Junior Research Fellows