RJP-PDF Post at BHU, Varanasi- Apply by 13 April 2024

Research Associate (RA) Position Under DBT Project in BHU, India
Research Associate (RA) Position Under DBT Project in BHU, India

Designation/Position- RJP-PDF Post at BHU

Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, invites applications for the RJP-PDF Post at BHU from eligible and interested candidates.

About- Banaras Hindu University, formerly Central Hindu College, is a central public university located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. It was established jointly in 1916 by the Maharaja of Darbhanga Rameshwar Singh, Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya, Sir Sunder Lal and British Theosophist and Home Rule League founder Annie Besant.

Research/Job Area- Botany/Plant Sciences/Life Sciences/Biochemistry Biotechnology/Microbiology

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Location-  Varanasi


The candidate should be M.Sc. in Botany/Plant Sciences/Life Sciences/Biochemistry Biotechnology/Microbiology with 55% marks along with Ph.D. degree in Botany/Plant Sciences/Life Sciences Biochenlistry/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology from Indian Universities/lnstitutes with NIRF ranking of upto 20 or those who have done Ph.D. from abroad.

Applicants Illust have original research publications (at least 2 papers in QI or Q2 Journals or SCOPUS/Web of Science listed Journals) essentially in support of their specialization. The upper age limit is 45 years (5 years relaxation Cor SC/ST/Female/Physically handicapped candidates). All things being equal SC/ST candidates will be preferred as per GOI rules.

Desirable qualification: Candidates with research experience in the field of molecular plant-microbe interactions, bioinformatics, fungal/microbial natural products, with evidence of original research publications will be preferred.

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited for one post of “Raja Jwala Prasad Post-Doctoral Fellowship” with a saiary/stipend of Rs. 60,000/-pm and House Rent Allowance (HR A) of Rs. 10,000/-pm, sanctioned under Institution of Eminence (loE) Scheme of BI-IU for the duration of one year. In addition, a contingency amount of Rs. 50,000 per annum will be provided. Fellows will also have access to comprehensive benefits, including health services. library and access to other resources. as per BHU rules. The position is purely temporary and may be extended for another year based on performance and the availability of funds under JOE.

How to Apply- 

Applications through email or post with biodata (name, parent’s name, permanent and correspondence addresses, contact number, email address along with educational qualifications starting from high school to Ph.D publication details, a colored passport size photograph etc. supported by self attested documents, should reach within 21 days from the date of advertisement to Dr. Surendra Kumar Gond, Assistant Professor, Botany Section, MMV, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-221005 (email:  Oniy shortlisted candidates will be intimated through the email for the interview. Interview will be conducted within 05 days of application deadline.

Note- No TA/DA will be paid, if called for interview

Last Date for Apply– 13 April 2024

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