Recruitment for Senior Scientists (09 posts) in Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology | Emolument upto Rs 95,000 pm
Post Code: RE03
Name of post/ Age Limit: Senior Scientist / 37 years
No of posts and reservation: 05 (Unreserved)
Pay Matrix: Level 12 (7th CPC)
Total Emolument: Approx. Rs. 97262/-(including House Rent Allowance and Transport Allowance etc.)
Essential Educational Qualification & Experience: PhD in life Science with 2 years of post-doctoral experience in relevant area.
Desirable Experience: Outstanding academic and proven research record in one or more of the following areas:
1. Epigenetic regulation in development and disease mechanism of cellular memory and cellular reprogramming (preferably in plants). Or
2. Regulation of eukaryotic gene expression using yeast as model system to study physiological and disease processes. Or
3. Membrane receptor interactions and its role in signaling. Or
4. Biology of noncoding RNAs organ development and cellular responses. Or
5. Proteostasis networks in aging and related diseases. Or
6. Cell and structural biology and cryo-electron microscopy & tomography. Job Specification: The candidate to initiate and establish an independent research program. They must have the capacity to generate and execute new ideas and take them to fruition as well as having ability to interact with other Research Group and co-ordinate activities of Junior Scientists UR: Unreserved; ST: Scheduled Tribe; OBC: Other Backward Class
General information and conditions:-
1. Benefits under Council service:
a. These posts carry usual allowances i.e. Dearness Allowance (DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance (TA) etc. as admissible to the central government employees and as made applicable to CSIR. Council employees are also eligible for accommodation of their entitled type as per CSIR allotment rules depending on availability in which case HRA will not be admissible.
b. In addition to the emoluments indicated against each category of posts, benefits such as applicability of New Pension Scheme 2004, reimbursements of Medical Expenses, Leave Travel Concession, Conveyance advance and House Building Advance are available as per CSIR rules.
c. Scientists in CSIR are also permitted to undertake consultancy and sponsored R&D project activity. These activities give them scope to earn consultancy fee and honorarium as per CSIR guidelines governing these activities. Opportunities also arise for foreign deputations for training/presentation of papers/specific assignments etc.
d. CSIR provides excellent opportunities to deserving candidates for career advancement under Assessment Promotion scheme for Scientists.
e. Deserving candidates may be considered for advance increment as per CSIR Rules.
2. Age Relaxations :
a. The upper age limit is relaxable upto 05 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC as per Government orders in force only in those cases where the post are reserved for respective categories, on production of relevant certificate in the prescribed format signed by the specified authority at the time of interview.
b. Upper age limit is also relaxable upto five years for the regular employees working in CSIR laboratories / institutes, Government Departments, autonomous bodies and public sector undertakings.
c. As per GOI provisions, age relaxation for Widows, Divorced Women and Women Judicially separated from Husbands, who are not married ,the upper age limit is relaxable up to the age of 5 35 years (upto 40 years for members of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes and upto 38 years for members belonging to the Other Backward Classes in respect of the posts reserved for them). The persons claiming age relaxation under this sub-para would be required to produce following documentary evidence: i) In case of Widow, Death Certificate of her husband together with the Affidavit that she has not remarried since. ii) In case of divorced Women and Women judicially separated from their husbands, a certified copy of the judgment/decree of the appropriate Court to prove the fact of divorce or the judicial separation, as the case may be, with an Affidavit in respect of divorced Women and they have not remarried since.
d. Age relaxation to Physically Handicapped (PH) persons: Age relaxation of 10 years is allowed (total 15 years for SCs/STs and 13 years for OBCs in respect of the posts reserved for them) to blind, deaf-mute and orthopedically handicapped persons for appointment to Group ‘A’ posts/services. The persons claiming age relaxation under this sub-para would be required to produce a certificate in prescribed proforma in support of their claims clearly indicating that the degree of physical disability is 40% or more. In any case, the appointment of these candidates will be subject to their being found medically fit in accordance with the standards of medical fitness as prescribed by the Government for each individual Group ‘A’ posts to be filled by Direct Recruitment by Selection.
e. Relaxation in age, over and above the stipulated limit, educational qualification and / or experience may be considered in case of exceptionally meritorious candidates or if sufficient number of candidates possessing the requisite qualification and/ or experience is not available to fill up the posts.
f. Relaxation of five years will also be permissible to those who had ordinarily been domiciled in the Kashmir division of the state of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from 1-1-1980 to 31- 12-1989 subject to production of relevant certificate from concerned authority
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