Presidency University


Walk-in Interview on 7th October, 2015 for a UGC sponsored Project Fellow Position to work in the area of plant molecular, stress and evolutionary biology under the guidance of Dr. Malay Das, Department of Biological Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata

A Walk-in-interview will be held for the appointment of one Project Fellow in the UGC (Govt. of India) sponsored Project on 7th October, 2015 at 11:30 A.M. in the Department of Biological Sciences (Section Botany), Presidency University (Erstwhile Presidency College), 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073 under Dr. Malay Das (Principal Investigator), Department of Biological Sciences, Presidency University.

Date of interview: 07/10/2015 (Wednesday)

Place of interview: Conference room, Section- Botany, Department of Biological Sciences, Presidency University, 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700 073

Time of interview: 11:30 A.M.

Post: One Project fellow

Project detail: ““Targeted identification of novel stress responsive gene copies in Brassica arisen through gene duplication” (Total Duration- 3 years, depending on fund and satisfactory research progress)

Funding agency: University Grant Commission (UGC)

Salary: As per UGC rules and regulations

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Botany/Biotechnology/Genetics with minimum 60% marks in B. Sc. and M.Sc. degree obtained from an UGC affiliated college or recognized University.

Desirable Qualification: 1. Strong research interest and preferably one year research experience in plant molecular, stress biology, bioinformatics and gene expression analyses.

Applicants should report 30 minutes before the schedule time of interview & submit the following documents:

1. Application in plain paper addressed to the PI

2. Latest CV along with attested copies of all relevant testimonials

3. Thesis/ project report and publications (if any)

The original certificates and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of interview.

No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview.

Contact address

Dr. Malay Das

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor

Department of Biological Sciences (Section Botany)

Presidency University

86/1, College Street


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