Scientist Positions at NIPGR on Direct Recruitment basis, New Delhi, India

Scientist/Research Officer Position 2019 in NIPGR, India

Designation/Position- Scientist Positions at NIPGR

National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi, India, invites applications for Scientist Positions at NIPGR from eligible and interested candidates.

About- National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi, is an Autonomous Research Institution funded by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, to pursue research on various aspects of plant genomics. The Institute is also establishing the NIPGR Translational Centre at Bulandshahr, UP and Biotech Science Cluster, NCR, Faridabad, Haryana. NIPGR invites applications from Indian Citizens to fill the vacant posts on Direct Recruitment basis, as detailed below. The position of Consultant Engineer is on a contract basis.

Location- National Institute of Plant Genome Research


Applicant should have excellent academic credentials along with the track record of scientific productivity evidenced by publications/patents/products in the frontier areas of Plant Biology such as, Computational Biology; Multiomics, System & Structural Biology; Genome Analysis and Molecular Mapping; Molecular Mechanism of Abiotic Stress Responses; Plant-Pathogen/Microbe Interactions; Plant Immunity; Nutritional Genomics; Plant Development and Architecture; Molecular Breeding, Gene Editing and Transgenics for crop improvement and other emerging areas in plant biology.

Name of the
Pay LevelNo. of Posts/
Category and
age limit
Scientist – VI13 A (Rs 1,31,100 – Rs 2,16,600)01
[SC] 55 yrs
Ph.D./equivalent degree in Engineering/post- graduate or equivalent, with original high quality research work as evidenced by publications in related fields in reputed journals & patents and with 12 years of Post-qualification experience in related fields.
Scientist – IV12 (Rs 78,800 — Rs 2,09,200)01
[OBC] 45 yrs
1′ class M.Sc. or equivalent with at least nine years research experience or Ph.D with at least five years research experience in the relevant subject.
Desirable: Research experience in the relevant field. The research experience should be evident from publications in above fields in reputed journals.

Job/Position Description- 

Application fees for the posts will be as under:

CategoryAmount in (₹)  
Unreserved candidates 500/-
OBC Candidates300/-
  • As per extant instructions, SC/ST/Women candidates are exempt from the application fee.
  • No application fee for the position of Consultant Engineer.
  • The fee will be submitted online through SBI Collect.

How to Apply- 

The eligible and interested candidates are required to apply on-line along with required documents uploaded in the given format. The application format and detailed information is available on the website of NIPGR, . Applications, other than online, will not be accepted. The last date of submission of on-line application is November 06, 2023 (5.30 p.m.).

Upload following Scanned Documents: (It is suggested to scan documents from your originals).

  1. Photograph (less than 50 KB)
  2. Signature (less than 50 KB)
  3. Age Proof. (less than 50 KB)
  4. Relevant Educational Qualifications/Certificates (less than 700 KB)
  5. Annexure – A (less than 50 KB)
  6. Copies of CR/APAR (less than 200 KB)
  7. Experience Certificates (less than 700 KB)
  8. Details of Publications, provide details as per Annexure – B (less than 700 KB)
  9. Brief write-up on research interest & future plan (less than 50 KB)
  10. Any other information (less than 200 KB)
  11. Reference Letters from atleast three referees with name, emails fax/telephone numbers (less than 100 KB)
  12. Application fee payment slip (less than 50 KB)

Once you have uploaded the document and click the “UPLOAD DOCUMENTS” button you will get the Form Preview option. Save/Print your form for future reference. In case any technical assistance is required to submit the application, candidates may contact at or ring 011-26735108, during office hours

Last Date for Apply– 27 November 2023 (Date Extended)

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