Direct Recruitment of Scientists in NABI, Mohali (Punjab), India

Direct Recruitment of Scientists in NABI, Mohali (Punjab), India

Direct Recruitment of Scientists in NABI, Mohali (Punjab), India

Designation/Position-  Recruitment of Scientists in NABI

National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Punjab, India, invites applications for Direct Recruitment of Scientists from eligible and interested candidates

About- National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) is an autonomous R&D Institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The institute has a state-of-the-art facility in translational research areas at the interface of Agricultural Biotechnology and Food & Nutritional Biotechnology. Applications are invited from individuals with an outstanding research records and enthusiasm to support the organization’s world-class research environment and active partnership with the public and private sectors. 

Research/Job Area- Reproductive Biotechnology, Genomics, Genetics with upstream biotechnological tools (iii) Gene editing, disease model generation, Regenerative medicine, Biotherapy

Areas in which applications are invited(i) Reproductive Biotechnology (ii) Genomics, Genetics with upstream biotechnological tools (iii) Gene editing, disease model generation, Regenerative medicine, Biotherapy

Location- National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Punjab, India


  • Ph.D in Veterinary / Animal Sciences/Modern Biology/Life Sciences equivalent from a recognised university with a strong track record of research and academic accomplishment in terms of publications and patents and attracting generous research funding.                                                                                                                                                 
  • Evidence of leadership with 10 years of R&D experience in any one of the NIAB Thrust areas.

Published evidence of working in the specified area during after Ph.D. (Publications in high quality journal will be given preference)


Job/Position Description- 

Scientist-G – Two posts (1-UR, 1-OBC)
Pay Level14 as per 7th CPC
Method of RecruitmentDirect Recruitment / Deputation (ISTC) / Absorption
Recruitment on DeputationScientists or Technologists working in the Central or State Governments / Universities / recognized Research Institutions / Semi Government, Statutory or Autonomous Organizations in India or abroad   (i) holding analogous posts on regular basis in the parent cadre or Department; or  (ii) with two year’s of service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in Level 13A or equivalent / with three year’s experience in Level 13 or equivalent; and (b) Possessing the qualifications prescribed for direct recruits, as given below. The Deputation period will be as per rules of Govt of India.

The selected candidates are supposed to work on the health improvement of livestock using modern biotechnological tools and address issues related to infertility linked with animal productivity.
In addition to their own research programme, he/she is expected to provide support to other research projects at NIAB and put efforts towards institute building.
The selected candidates are also expected to lead the HRD programme of the Institute. In addition, candidates have to attract extra-mural funding to establish and lead research programs in upstream mandated areas.

How to Apply- 

The eligible candidates shall apply through online, and the link will be available on the date of the publication of advertisement in the Employment News and also upload the supporting documents as per the given format.  Applications received in any mode other than online will not be accepted.    The last date of receipt of the online application is 25.10.2023 (1700 hrs IST)


National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute, Mohali

Knowledge City, Sector-81


In case of any technical assistance is required with regard to the submission of the application, the  candidate may contact the ICT team through or call +91-172-5221193/164/163

Last Date for Apply– 25 October 2023

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