JNU Recruitment 2014 for Project Vacancies in Various Departments

April 23, 2014

JNU Recruitment 2014 for Project Vacancies in Various Departments

 

School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

Temporary posts has been advertised in APN project “Tracing Nitrogen and Carbon Biogeochemical Processes in the Inter-tidal Mangrove Ecosystem (Sundarban) of India and Bangladesh: Implications of the Global Environmental Change” funded by Asia Pacific Network for Global change Network.

Project Position

Sl. No.1 Title Posts Research Fellow (1) : Post Graduate in Environmental Science in Aquatic geochemistry, Biogeochemistry, sedimentology, Nutrient dynamics etc.

Salary : As per the APN project rule

Sl. No. 2. Scientific Assistant (1): Graduate in Chemistry, having knowledge of instrumentation and analytical ability for processing sample and remote sensing data.

Salary : As per the APN project rule.

Duration of Project: Till February, 2014

Last date of receive of application: 28th April, 2014

Application along with biodata should send to :
Prof. AL Ramanathan
School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

 

 

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES  

Advt.No.1/SM/Remote sensing/Geoinformatics/2014

DST PROJECT SANCTION NO. INT/Tunisia/P-11-2013)

Funding Agency: Department of Science & Technology, Government of India

Title of the Project: Application of Satellite Remote sensing to support water resource management in the Medjerda watershed: Impacts on the hydrological and hydrogeological functioning in the lower valley of the basin”.

The project is valid until September 2016

Implementing Institutes: School of Environmental Sciences.

Position Available: Geologist –One 
Salary: @ Rs 25000/-p.m. Consolidated

Essential Qualification:  M.Tech in Applied Geology with 1st division

Desirable Qualifications: More than 15 years experience in Geological Remote sensing with proven record of working in water resource management in African continent.

Send your applications signed hard copies  to the following address:

Prof. Saumitra Mukherjee (Project Investigator)
Room No.207 Remote Sensing and Geology Laboratory
School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

Please quote the advertisement number in the application. No recommendation letter is required with the application. Applications will be accepted till 25th April 2014. The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis initially for a period of one year or till his/her services are required by project director or till the validity of the project, whichever is earliest.


School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067

Applications are invited for the below-mentioned positions in the DBT sponsored network project entitled “Functional genomics approaches in understanding the regulation of synthesis and accumulation of apocarotenoids in saffron crocus (Crocus sativus L.)”. The duration of the project is for 3 (three) years. Initial appointment will be for one year, extendable by another successive year depending on the progress of the candidate.

Position 1: Research Associate

No. of Post: 1

Essential Qualifications: PhD in Biochemistry/Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Botany.

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in plant molecular biology, analytical techniques viz. GCMS, UPLC, and analysis of metabolite profiles, etc.

Emoluments: Rs. 22,000/- + 30% HRA for 1st and 2nd year; Rs. 24,000/- + 30% HRA for 3rd year.

 

Position 2: Technical Assistant

No. of Post: 1

Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. in any subject.

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in letter writing/drafting, computer typing, handling project finances, office work, etc.

Emoluments: Rs. 15,000/- per month consolidated.

Interested candidates should furnish along with the application a copy of their complete bio-data and photocopies of all relevant certificates/testimonial. Applications should reach the undersigned latest by 24th April 2014.

Professor Ashwani Pareek
Room no. 413, Stress Physiology & Molecular Biology Laboratory
School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067


School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067

Applications are invited for the below-mentioned positions in the DBT sponsored network project entitled “Functional Characterization of an endosperm specific promoter p1028 from common buckwheat and transfer of Bwleg1 gene coding for the buckwheat 26 kDa lysine rich seed storage protein to rice for nutritional enhancement of its grain proteins.”. The duration of the project is for 3 (three) years. Initial appointment will be for one year, extendable by another successive year depending on the progress of the candidate.

Position: Senior Research Fellow (SRF)

No. of Post: 1

Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. Biochemistry/Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Botany with 2 years of research experience in related fields.

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in plant molecular biology, plant tissue culture, Plant stress physiology etc.

Emoluments: Rs.18,000/- + 30% HRA.

Interested candidates should furnish along with the application a copy of their complete bio-data and photocopies of all relevant certificates/testimonial. Applications should reach the undersigned latest by 24th April 2014.

Professor Ashwani Pareek
Room no. 413, Stress Physiology & Molecular Biology Laboratory
School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067


JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
NEW DELHI 110067

Junior Research Fellow Position

Applications are invited for one Junior Research Fellow position (emoluments @ Rs. 12000 + 30% HRA per month) in the DBT project entitled “Metabolic engineering for production of terpenoids in tobacco plant”.

Essential Qualifications: The candidate should have a Master’s degree in Biotechnology/Bioinformatics with at least 55% marks.

Desirable qualification: Proven research experience in the related field.

The position is temporary and is co-terminus with the project.

Applications on plain paper indicating name, date of birth/age, address, essential/technical/professional qualifications, research experience, list and copies of published/accepted papers/books should reach the undersigned only by registered post/speed post/courier on or before 24th April 2014 (Thu)No email application will be entertained.

Only the short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
Dr. Abhinav Grover
Assistant Professor
School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067


JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY
SCHOOLOF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

Applications are invited for the following post:

Project Fellow: One

Research Project: “An ecological study of paradoxical establishment of white oak in the pine invaded habitats and change in ecosystem processes and services in oak pine ecotone areas in central Himalaya”.

Duration: Till March2016

Essential qualifications: MSc in Botany/Forestry/Life Sciences/ Environmental Sciences with practical knowledge of plant ecology.

Desirable qualifications: Field experience in Himalayan forest ecosystems and willing to visit forest sites in Central Himalaya regularly during the project tenure.

Emoluments: @ Rs. 14000/ p.m. for initial 2 years and Rs. 16000/ p.m. for third year onwards.

Applications with complete bio-data with latest photograph along-with attested photocopy of supporting documents should reach the undersigned latest by 25th April, 2014. Only hard copy of the application will be entertained.

Candidates must provide email address. Short listed candidates will be informed for interview via email. No TA/DA will be given for attending interview.

(S.C. Garkoti)
Associate Professor,
School of Environmental Sciences,
Jawaharalal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110067


Special Centre for Molecular Medicines
Jawaharlal Nehru University

POSITION AVAILABLE
09/04/2014

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the DST funded Project entitled “Design Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of novel indole and 2,3-dihydro-1H-indene derivatives in the search of potent HIV 1 Integrase Inhibitors (HIV-1INI’s)”.

1. Junior Research Fellow (One) Rs.14,000/- + 30% HRA

Essential Qualification

•Master’s degree in Chemistry/ Biological Sciences/ Biophysics/ with strong academic record.
• NET/ GATE qualified will be preferred.

Desirable Qualification : The project involves synthetic chemistry work and then biological evaluation of those molecules against drug target.

  • A candidate with an experience in organic synthetic methodology, coupling reactions and stereo selective synthesis will be preferred. The project involves a synthesis a number of isoquinolines , indole analogues, indene analogues chemistry using coupling chemistry and  chiral catalyst. The students having experience will be given preference. The candidate with masters in Chemical Sciences discipline having an experience of one year on synthetic chemistry, organic chemistry, development of novel methodology to synthesize novel heterocyclic moiety.
  • Student with Biology background should have an experience in protein expression, Purification, cloning, DNA isolation, Agarose gel running, SDS gel running, PCR, DNA sequencing, Western Blotting, Confocal Microscopy, Spectroscopy, Fluorescence Microscopy.

The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis, initially for a period of one year or till his/her services are required by the Project Director or till the validity of the project, whichever is earliest.

Application on plain paper (hard copy or  by e-mail to vtandon@mail.jnu.ac.in) along with detailed bio-data supporting documents/ certificates and list of publications should reach to Prof. Vibha Tandon, Special Centre for Molecular Medicines, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067,on or before 24th April 2014. Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview for the said positions.


School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University

POSITION AVAILABLE
07/04/2014

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the ICMR funded Project entitled “Structure Activity Relationship of Alpha-Melanocyte Stimulation Hormone: Mechanism of Staphylocidal Activity”.

1. Senior Research Fellow (One) Rs. 18000 + 30% HRA

Essential Qualification

• Master’s degree in Life Sciences/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Biophysics with strong academic record.
• Minimum two years of research experience.

Desirable Qualification

• Minimum one publication in reputed international Journal.

The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis, initially for a period of one year or till his/her services are required by the Project Director or till the validity of the project, whichever is earliest.

Application on plain paper (hard copy only NOT by e-mail) along with detailed bio-data supporting documents/ certificates and list of publications should reach to Prof. Kasturi Mukhopadhyay, Professor, School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067, on or before 25th April 2014. Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview for the said positions.


JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY
SCHOOLOF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

Filling of two Positions of Junior Research Fellow

Applications are invited for the following posts for a period of three years:

Junior Research Fellow: Two

Research Project: “Scope of enhancing carbon sequestration by oak forests in central Himalaya”.

Essential qualifications: M.Sc. in Botany/Forestry/ Environmental Sciences/ Life Sciences with practical knowledge of Plant Ecology.

Desirable qualifications: Field experience in Himalayan forest ecosystems and willing to visit forest sites in Central Himalaya regularly during the project tenure.

Emoluments: @ Rs. 16000/ p.m. for initial 2 years and Rs. 18000/ p.m. for third year onwards plus applicable HRA as per the rules.

Applications with complete bio-data with latest photograph along-with attested photocopy of supporting documents should reach the undersigned latest by25th April 2014. Only hard copy would be entertained.

Candidates must provide email address. Short listed candidates will be informed for interview via email. No TA/DA will be given for attending interview.

(S.C. Garkoti)
Associate Professor,
School of Environmental Sciences,
Jawaharalal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110067