Other Jobs- CSIR-CDRI Project Associate Recruitment 2022– CSIR-CDRI invites Online applications for recruitment of 40 Project Associate, Scientific Administrative Assistant, Project JRF, Project Assistant, Senior Project Associate & Project Scientist Posts. Apply before 18 April 2022.

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Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

CSIR-CDRI Invites Applications for the Following Posts

SI No Name of Posts No. of Posts
1. Project Associate-I 14
2. Scientific Administrative Assistant 05
3. Field Assistant 01
4. Project JRF 01
5. Project Associate-I 01
6. Project Assistant 02
7. Senior Project Associate 01
8. Project Scientist-I 01
9. Project Assistant 01
10. Project Associate-I 04
11. Project Associate-I 02
12. Project Associate-I 05
13. Senior Project Associate 01
14. Scientific Administrative Assistant 01
Total 40

Educational Qualification:

1. Project Associate-I 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc./M.Tech. Master’s degree in Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Life Sciences / Zoology/ Microbiology/ Biological Sciences/ Allied Areas

Desirable Qualifications: Molecular Biology, Cloning, Protein Expression & purification, OR Experience in laboratory experiments and routine molecular biology applications, OR Experience of laboratory experiments in routine molecular biology applications, OR Experience in microbial culture, screening and molecular biology, OR Experience in Microbiology / Molecular Biology Experience of handling microbial cultures and exposures of basic molecular bio techniques, OR Experience in protein purification & assays. Experience in cell culture / IHC. OR 1-2 year experience in lab, OR Experience in animal experiment and molecular biological technique, OR Experience in microbiome analysis Two years research experience in molecular biology/Biochemistry

2. Scientific Administrative Assistant –

Essential Qualification: Graduation in Life Sciences/ Biotechnology

Desirable Qualifications: Proficiency in computer applications, including knowledge of LINUX / Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence methods., OR Well versed in manuscript writing reports, file keeping and associated work., OR Well versed in Communication skill Report preparation, Data Keeping ., OR Masters in Life Sciences / Biotechnology / Zoology

3. Field Assistant –

Essential Qualification: Graduation in Biological Sciences

4. Project JRF –

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Life Sciences with NET / NET(LS) qualified

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in reproductive biology

5. Project Associate-I –

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. (Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / Life Sciences) OR B. Tech (Biotechnology / Bioinformatics)

Desirable Qualifications: 1 year of experience in computer aided drug design / molecular modelling / Artificial Intelligence driven approaches to drug design.

6. Project Assistant –

Essential Qualification: B.Sc. in Life Sciences/ Biological Sciences

Desirable Qualifications: M.Sc. in biotechnology (1st class) with research experience / training (≥ 4 months) in Parasitic Disease / immunology, OR M.Sc. in Biological Sciences

7. Senior Project Associate –

Essential Qualification: Ph.D. in Biological Sciences OR M.Sc. in Biological Sciences with minimum four year experience in research as a fellow

Desirable Qualifications: Protein structure, X-ray crystallography NMR Spectroscopy, RT-PCR, HPLC

8. Project Scientist-I –

Essential Qualification: Doctoral Degree in Science OR M. Tech (Biotechnology /Bioinformatics / computational biology)

Desirable Qualifications: 1 year experience in computer aided drug design particularly Artificial Intelligence (ML/DL) driven approaches / developing bioinformatics or related software tools / databases with a proven record of publications and / or software / database development

9. Project Assistant –

Essential Qualification: B.Pharm

Desirable Qualifications: M.Pharm (Pharmaceutics)

10. Project Associate-I –

Essential Qualification: M.Pharm / MS Pharm (Pharmaceutics) with GPAT / GATE qualified

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in Pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, formulation, pharmacology and animal experiments, OR Experience in Drug Delivery & formulation, OR Experience in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, LCMS/MS, animal studies

11. Project Associate-I –

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry with NET / GATE qualification

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in synthetic organic / medicinal chemistry lab work.

12. Project Associate-I –

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry/Chemistry/ Chemical Sciences/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in synthetic chemistry, OR Experience of working in chemistry lab / project work, OR Experience in synthesis/ Medicinal Chemistry, OR Experience in Organic synthesis. would be useful for the project progress.

13. Senior Project Associate –

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry/ Chemistry with organic major) with Ph.D. in Chemistry

Desirable Qualifications: The work of the thesis should be in the area of synthetic organic chemistry or medicinal chemistry as endorsed by research publications in peer-reviewed journal (as first author) or patent application filed. a) Experience in medicinal chemistry with the objective of preparing chemical libraries for biological activity following contemporary synthetic organic chemistry , b) Research publications in high impact peer reviewed journals, c) Knowledge about biochemical targets for neuropathic pain or the area of neurosciences and d) Good communication skills will be preferred. Applicants are required to make a 10 min presentation (not more than 5 slides) of their Ph.D work.

14. Scientific Administrative Assistant –

Essential Qualification: BCA

Desirable Qualifications: Knowledge of computer application

Age Limit: (As on 18.04.2022)

1. Project Associate-I – 35 years
2. Scientific Administrative Assistant – 50 years
3. Field Assistant – 50 years
4. Project JRF – 28 years
5. Project Associate-I – 35 years
6. Project Assistant – 50 years
7. Senior Project Associate – 40 years
8. Project Scientist-I – 35 years
9. Project Assistant – 30 years
10. Project Associate-I – 35 years
11. Project Associate-I – 35 years
12. Project Associate-I – 35 years
13. Senior Project Associate – 40 years
14. Scientific Administrative Assistant – 50 years

The Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST; 3 years for OBC, 10 Years for Persons with Disabilities (15 years for SC/ST PWD’s & 13 years for OBC PWD’s) and for Ex-S as per Govt. of India rules. Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules. Go through CSIR-CDRI official Notification 2022 for more reference

Salary Details:

1. Project Associate-I – (i) Rs. 31,000/- + HRA p.m. to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility TestsCSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions. (ii) 25,000/- + HRA p.m. for others who do not fall under (i) above.
2. Scientific Administrative Assistant – Rs. 18,000 +16% HRA p.m
3. Field Assistant – Rs. 18,000 +16% HRA p.m
4. Project JRF – Rs. 31,000/- + 16% HRA p.m
5. Project Associate-I – Rs. 25,000/- +16% HRA p.m.
6. Project Assistant – Rs. 20,000/- p.m. +HRA
7. Senior Project Associate – Rs. 42,000+ HRA p.m.
8. Project Scientist-I – Rs. 56,000 +16% HRA p.m. with 5% increment for every two years of experience.
9. Project Assistant – Rs. 31,000/- p.m.
10. Project Associate-I – Rs. 31,000/- p.m. +HRA
11. Project Associate-I – Rs. 31,000/- p.m. +HRA
12. Project Associate-I – (i) Rs. 31,000/- + HRA p.m. to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility TestsCSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions. (ii) 25,000/- + HRA p.m. for others who do not fall under (i) above
13. Senior Project Associate – Rs. 42,000+18% HRA p.m.
14. Scientific Administrative Assistant – Rs. 18,000/- p.m. +HRA

Selection Process:

CSIR-CDRI may follow the following process to select the candidates.

1. Short Listing
2. Online interview
Eligible applicants may be called for interview through online and Interview letter will be sent him/her through e-mail intimating the date & time of Interview, link/reference of online mode, terms & conditions, if any. The candidate will be allowed to join only after verification of original certificates and other information found correct.

How to apply 

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the CSIR-CDRI website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. https://cdri.res.in/ from 11.04.2022 to 18.04.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Important Dates

Starting Date for Submission of Application 11.04.2022
Last date for Submission of Application 18.04.2022

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