IISER Mohali Department of Biological Sciences Junior Research Fellowship
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)

Biotechnology,Life and Environmental Sciences
India
M.Sc. (Master of Science)
India

Scholarship Overview

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali invites applications for IISER Mohali Department of Biological Sciences Junior Research Fellowship 2020 from postgraduate degree holders. The fellowship is meant for a project entitled, "Natural variation of plant root development under high-temperature stress in Arabidopsis". The selected fellows will receive monthly emoluments as per DST norms.

Benefits

The selected fellows will receive monthly emoluments as per DST norms and as sanctioned in the project.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on essential qualifications and prior work experience. The shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about details of the online interview.  

Terms and Conditions
  • Prior research experience of at least 6 months in performing all of the following techniques: Plant tissue culture, Cloning, Agrobacterium-mediated Plant Transformation, Yeast-two hybrid screening is necessary.
  • The fellowship is for 6 months (extendable after review).

 

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by June2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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Eligibility

To be eligible, an applicant must -

  • Hold an MSc or equivalent degree in Life Sciences (preferably in Botany or Plant Biotechnology) with minimum 65% marks
  • Have qualified any of the national tests like CSIR-UGC-DBT-ICAR-NET
  • Have practical research experience in plant genetics and physiology, plant molecular biology, bioinformatics, image analysis and biochemistry
  • Have prior research experience of at least 6 months in the relevant field 

How To Apply

  • Eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
    Step 2: Prepare an updated CV.
    Step 3: Send the CV along with supporting documents by email to pbioiiserm@gmail.com.