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Walk-in Interview Notification for One Project Assistant Position at the Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata

05.02.2018

A Walk-in-interview will be held for the appointment of two Project Assistants in the MoES sponsored Research Project titled ‘Benthic-pelagic linking: An approach to delineate economically important macrobenthic population of Sundarbans Estuarine System’ in the Department of Life Sciences (Erstwhile Zoology section), Presidency University on Friday, 16.02.2018 at 12:00 Noon.

Date of interview: 16.02.2018

Place of interview: Department of Life Sciences (Erstwhile Zoology Section, 2nd Floor, Bakers Building), Presidency University (Erstwhile Presidency College), 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073, India.

Time of interview: 12:00 Noon. The candidates are requested to reach the venue by 11.30 am.

Name of the Position: Project Assistant

Number of positions: 1

Duration: Appointment will be for till end of the project (March 2020), and subjected to annual review for further extension that will be granted based on the research progress and accomplishments.

Salary: As per MoES rule

Essential qualification: First class M.Sc. Degree or equivalent in Biological Sciences/Life Sciences/Zoology/Marine Sciences from recognized university.

Desirable qualification: Applicants having a valid rank in CSIR/UGC­NET JRF/LS Examination and/or at least 1 year research experience in Marine Biology related work will be given preference.

Job requirement: To participate extensively in cruises/ field work at Sundarban Estuarine System, biological sample collection and analysis, which is the first and foremost requirement of the project. To assist the PI in the lab work, data analysis and preparation of reports & scientific papers.

Interested candidates may send their CV along with cover letter to Dr. Sumit Mandal, Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata @ email: sumit.dbs@presiuniv.ac.in by 13.02.2018.

All interested candidates are requested to appear for an interview with the following in two sets:

  • A detailed CV
  • Degree certificates (photocopies to be submitted. Originals to be brought for verification).
  • Publications (thesis/ project reports to be brought for verification).

The original certificates and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of the interview. Applicants arriving 30 minutes after the schedule time of interview shall not be called for the same. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.

Dr. Sumit Mandal (Principal Investigator)
Assistant Professor
Department of Life Sciences
86/1, College Street
Kolkata 700073
Email: sumit.dbs@presiuniv.ac.in

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