Scientist Position at CSIR-CCMB Hyderabad: Apply by 17 June 2022

Scientist Position at CSIR-CCMB Hyderabad: Apply by 17 April 2022

Designation/Position- Scientist Position at CSIR-CCMB

CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad, India invites applications for the Scientist Position at CSIR-CCMB from eligible and interested candidates

About- CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad (CSIR-CCMB) is a Premier Research Laboratory under the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), involved in multidisciplinary R&D programs of both basic and applied nature across scientific disciplines of biological science for economic, environmental and societal benefits of mankind. Scientist Position at CSIR-CCMB

Location- Hyderabad


Name of postPost CodeThe number of positions areEssential QualificationDesirable / Job description Upper Age limitDuration of project up to
Principal Project Associate06062201- Bioinformatics, Data Science, Machine LearningPh.D. in Bioinformatics from a recognized University with 4 years of experience in R&D in industrial or academic institutions or science and technology organisations and scientific activities and services.      Basic understanding of NGS technology and instruments. Ph.D. in Bioinformatics with strong skills in python programming, UNIX command line, R, NGS data analysis and visualization, Deep neural nets/Machine Learning, and management of servers and clusters.4031.03.2023
Project Scientist-III07062201- Research Project Management, Training, Outreach activitiesDoctoral Degree in Science or Master’s Degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent and  Seven years of experience in Research & Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organizations and Scientific activities and services.    Documentation of CCMB’s presence in media/summary of publications data, Organizing Scientific meetings, training and skilling workshops, Industry collaborations for training and placement, Project Management4531.03.2023

Job/Position Description- 

Sl.NoName of the PositionNo. of Positions
1Project Scientist-III1
2Principal Project Associate1
3Project Associate-II2
4Project Associate-I5
5Scientific Administrative Assistant1

Applications are invited from the eligible Indian National for a temporary position(s) on a contractual basis as indicated hereunder. 

Senior Project Associate 42,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible
Principal Project Associate 49,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible
Project Scientist-I 56,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible
Name of PositionMonthly Emoluments
Scientific Administrative Assistant18,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible
Project Associate-I31,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible to Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests – CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions. (ii)     25,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible for others who do not fall under (i) above.
Project Associate-II35,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible to Scholars who are selected through a process as mentioned in (i) above  28,000/ p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible for others who do not fall under (i) above.
Principal Project Associate49,000/- p.m + HRA as applicable/admissible
Project Scientist-III78,000/- p.m. + HRA as applicable/admissible (Increment of 5% for every 2 Years of experience subject to performance review)
1How to applyCandidates who fulfill the criterion to fill up the ONLINE APPLICATION format by clicking on the following link……..  
2Number of postsDirector, CCMB reserves the right to increase/decrease the number of positions and also cancel the recruitment process for the positions mentioned above at any stage of the recruitment process.  The decision of the Director, CSIR-CCMB will be final and binding.
3Age relaxationAge relaxation as per CSIR/Govt. of India guidelines.  Age will be calculated on the last date of receipt of online applications.
4Awaiting result/ Pursuing degreeThose candidates who are still pursuing/ awaiting results for their degree M.Sc./ B.Tech./Ph.D. or any other qualification for the above post(s) as of the date of application will not be considered. 
5Eligibility criterionCandidates should note that non-fulfillment of the eligibility criterion will result in the cancellation of candidature at any stage
6ExperienceThe period of experience in a discipline/area of work, wherever prescribed, shall be counted after the date of acquiring the minimum prescribed educational qualifications prescribed for that post.
7Screening of applicationsThe applicants will be subjected to short listing by CCMB scientists/designated committee according to the current requirement and the candidates shortlisted for interview will be displayed on the CCMB website.
8Selection procedureThe candidate(s) shortlisted by CCMB scientists/designated committee have to appear for an interview in-person/online before the Selection Committee.  The date, time and venue of the test/interview will be notified in due course through email only.
9Result / Panel for a waitlisted candidateBased upon the performance of candidates in the interview, the results of selected candidates against the number of posts available in the project for each postcode will be declared and posted on the CCMB website.  A panel of waitlisted candidates in order of merit will also be formed for each postcode, which will be valid for one year.  The panel may be operated on the recommendation of the Project Investigator for meeting any future requirement in the project that arises due to the resignation of the incumbent/ non-joining of selected candidates/ further unforeseen/urgent requirement of project manpower for the same position in the same project.
10EngagementThe engagement shall be initially for a short duration based on the availability of funds which may be extended or curtailed based on the conduct and the performance of the incumbent as well as the requirement of the institute.  However, the engagement will not be beyond the tenure of the project and shall expire automatically on the expiry of the project tenure, in which the candidate has been selected.  The engagement under projects does not confer any right/claim whatsoever, either explicitly or implicitly on the appointee for regular appointment in CSIR/CCMB, against any post or otherwise under any legal conditions or precedent.

How to Apply- 

Candidates who fulfill the criterion to fill up the ONLINE APPLICATION.

For any technical problems while submitting the online application, please send a mail to

Last Date for Apply– 17 June 2022

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