Assam University came into existence through Assam (Central) University Act, 1989 . It was established in 1994,since then the University is steadily becoming an excellent centre of learning. The campus, situated in Dargakona, about 20 kms from Silchar, is set amid sprawling hillocks, a typical landscape in the North East. The campus in an area of 600 acres surrounded by lakes and mountains provides an ideal environment for academic pursuit. Drawing its 230 plus faculty from many disciplines, from all over the country, the university sustains a multidisciplinary approach to higher education.
Applications are invited for the recruitment of one Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Senior Research Fellow (SRF) position to work in a DBT funded project entitled “Functional genomics for drought tolerance in Assam Rice” for a period of three years.