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Vacancy for Senior Project Associate at IIIM

The Laboratory was established in 1941 as a research and production centre, known as Drug Research Laboratory of J&K State and was later taken over by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) of Govt. of India in December 1957 as Regional Research Laboratory, Jammu. In view of its core strength in natural products based drug discovery, the mandate of Institute was redefined in 2005 and its name changed to Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM).

Eligible & interested candidates are invited for ONLINE INTERVIEW (Through MS TEAMS) for the following purely temporary positions of Senior Project Associate and Project Assistant under the DST & DoP sponsored Project entitled “Centre for Marine Therapeutics (CMT)” (GAP-3138), tenable at CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu: -

Senior Project Associate (One Position) - Biology
Essential Qualification : (i) M.Sc. in Biological Sciences / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Life Science / Biochemical Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent. and (ii) 4 years’ experience in Research & Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science & Technology Organizations. OR Doctoral Degree in Biological Sciences / Microbiology / Biochemical Engineering / Biotechnology from a recognized University or equivalent.
Desirable : Experience in basic microbiological methods, isolation and maintenance of microorganisms / biotransformation / fermentation etc. Experience in process optimization and scale up in fermentation as evident by publications will be given preference
Upper age limit : 40 yrs.
Monthly Emoluments : Rs. 42,000/- + HRA

Project Assistant (One Position) - Chemistry
Essential Qualification : B.Sc. with Chemistry as a major subject.
Desirable : Candidate having experience in isolation of natural products and HPLC handling will be preferred.
Upper age limit : 50 yrs.
Monthly Emoluments : Rs. 20,000/- + HRA Increment of 15% for 3 years of experience with maximum ceiling of 4 such revisions i.e. up to 12 years of experience.

The positions are co-terminus with the project GAP-3138. The duration of the project is up to 04.03.2028.

Important Instructions
1. Age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PwD candidates as per GOI/CSIR Instructions.
2. Age relaxation for Widows, Divorced Women and Women Judicially separated from Husbands, who are not remarried since, as per GOI/ CSIR provisions.
Mode of Application and Selection Procedure
1. Filled in Google Form should be submitted by or before 29th Dec 2023 up to 5:00 PM.
2. Google Form submitted after the scheduled date and time i.e. 29th Dec 2023 up to 5:00 PM shall not be entertained for Online Interview and summarily rejected.
3. Only eligible candidates shall be accessed for the Online Interview/viva-voce on the date of Online Interview. The list of eligible shortlisted candidates and dates for Online Interview will be displayed on CSIR-IIIM Website by evening on 2nd Jan 2024.
4. The shortlisted candidates shall have to be available on the date of the Online Interview from 9.30 A.M. onwards and will be called anytime during the allotted time (if any change is there, they will be intimated accordingly).
5. The viva-voce vis-à-vis eligible/shortlisted candidates shall be conducted online through Video Conferencing on Microsoft Teams. However, if a large number of candidates apply, the Screening Committee may re-visit screening the criteria and shortlist the candidates for Online Interview in proportion to the available vacancies. The candidates have the option to interact in English/Hindi before the Selection Committee.
6. The positions are purely temporary on a contract basis and co-terminus with the sponsored Project GAP-3138.
7. In case the final certificates reflect CGPA/SGPA/OGPA Grades etc., in that case, the candidate should convert the same into equivalent percentage as per the approved formula of the University in the Google Form and a copy of such conversion formula must be attached along with the Google Form.
8. To avoid any inconvenience, only those candidates who strictly fulfil the eligibility criteria and possess the degrees/mark sheets in the aforesaid subjects should apply for the Online Interview.
9. Upon selection/empanelment, the original documents including essential qualification, DOB, Caste, and age relaxation certificates will be verified. If at a later stage any discrepancy is found, the selection/empanelment shall stand cancelled.
10. It is clarified that the engagement of all project staff in different projects either in the same Lab/Instt. or different Lab/Instt. of CSIR taken together shall not exceed 5 years in any case. If at later stage any fudging/fraud, in this regard, is found, legal action warranted under rules shall be taken against the wrongdoer.

For any queries, please contact Dr. Prasoon Gupta, Principal Scientist and PI (GAP-3138) {E-mail of the PI:}.


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