Senior Project Associate at CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India

Scientist Position at CSIR

Designation/Position- Senior Project Associate at CSIR-CSMCRI

CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India invites application for Senior Project Associate at CSIR-CSMCRI from eligible and interested candidates

About- CSIR-CSMCRI currently focuses on diverse and highly applied research areas such as salt and marine chemicals, water desalination, and purification, membrane-based processes for separation & concentration, inorganic materials and catalysis, fine & specialty chemicals including sensing and diagnostics molecules, renewable energy, plant molecular biology & biotechnology with emphasis on seaweeds & salinity tolerance and waste management with a thrust on value recovery and environmental impact assessment.

Research/Job Area- Biosciences

Location- CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India


Essential Qualification: PhD in Biosciences

Desirable: 2 publications in SCI journals on seaweed biology or application as well as swimming are the desirable criteria. 

Age limit: 40 years as on the last date of receiving applications (age relaxation as per CSIR rule).

Job/Position Description- 

Senior Project Associate –1 Post

Fellowship: Rs. 42,000/- + HRA as per CSIR guidelines.

Selected candidate will work on the CSIR project, titled ‘Identification of Potential Locations across India for Seaweed Cultivation and valorisation technologies – WP1’ [HCP 0024]. The candidate is expected to co-ordinate with temporary project staff to achieve the objectives; additionally the candidate is expected to visit various seaweed farming locations along the PAN India coast; also undertaking culture of various statins in the laboratory; collection and identification of various seaweed species through morphological and molecular methods, etc.    

How to Apply- 

Applications received by e-mail will be scrutinized based on candidate’s academic background with a certain criteria and shortlisted candidates as eligible as per the criteria will be asked to attend the interview on later date. The details of the interview will be sent to shortlisted candidates by e-mail only. This post is purely temporary specifically till 31st March 2024. It would, therefore, not confer any right/claim implicit or explicit for any candidates for claiming extension or absorption in CSMCRI/CSIR. Application may be sent by email to Dr. Vaibhav A. Mantri (Project Investigator) on or before 25th September 2023.

Prescribed format for application is available with advertisement. You are requested to send an application form fixed passport size giving full particulars such as (1) Full name and postal address with e-mail and Phone No., (2) Date of birth and (3) Educational qualifications and experience (if any). You are also requested to send all the scanned documents such as birth certificate, caste certificate, educational qualifications certificates, experience (if any) certificate and any other documents related to the above posts.

Last Date for Apply– 25 September 2023

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