Recruitment of Project Assistant   Date: 10/08/2023

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates to join as a Project Assistant (for 3 years)

for the project under special call for climate change titled “Lipoxygenase

and Jasmonic acid machinery with trading off in lipid domain under stress in high altitude

mosses of Eastern Himalayan Biodiversity hotspot (Darjeeling Hills)”], funded by SERB, Govt. of India.


Project Assistant : Candidate must have B.Sc from any branch of Science/Technical degree; preferably with Post-Graduate & NET-LS/ equivalent and with at least 3 years of experience in laboratory work, handling high-end analytical instruments and in extensive field work.

The candidate should be passionate for high-altitude field work and should have chemistry at the higher secondary/graduation level.

Relaxation of eligibility criteria and age for SC/ST and PD applicants will be as per

Government of India norms.

Monthly Emolument : 20,000/- pm +24% HRA as per rule of Govt. of India for Project Assistant.

Interested candidates have to submit a brief CV (not more than 4 pages with photo and signed by the candidate) in e.mail of PI - Prof. Mousumi Poddar Sarkar (; Mobile: 7044096627 for any query) on or before 20 th August, 2023.

No scanned /xerox copy of credentials/marksheet have to be enclosed with CV.

Only Short-listed candidates will be intimated by e.mail and will be called for interview.

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