Project Assistant jobs – Opening in University of Pune

Eligible candidates  are  invited to apply for the post of a Project Assistant  under the category SC to work on temporary basis under Department of Science and Technology (DST ) funded research project  entitled “ Study of bacterial nucleotide –associated proteins (NAPs) and their roles in nucleotide organization and regulation of gene expression” .Dr Payal Goyal who is DST INSPIRE Faculty at the Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune is the convener of the project.

About the University –

University of Pune is one of the premier  universities of India has been accorded Grade A by NAAC for its excellent performance in the field of Education. It is one of the best institutes for research and development in the field of sciences. Established in  1949 ,It has 46 academic departments and is known as the  “ Oxford of the East”. Department of Biotechnology is one of the best departments in India in the field of Research and Fellowship.


Job Summary –

University Name– University Of Pune (Department of Biotechnology)

Position- Project Assistant

Location – Pune

Total Post – 01 –SC (Other categories will be considered if SC candidate is not available)

Industry – Education, Research

Role-  Research Scholar

Role Category – Research and development

Education –.B tech/MSc In Biotechnology /Bioinformatics /Biophysics /Zoology/Life Sciences with minimum 55% marks in academics. Preference would be given to NET /GATE/SET qualified candidates.

Salary – Rs . 12000/- PM

Duration – 1 year (can be extended till the end of project)

Experience – candidate having some experience in the relevant field would be preferred.

Desired  Candidate –

Candidate with sound knowledge in basic computer programming ,Internet and Linux etc will be preferred. Working experience in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology will be preferred.


How to Apply –

Eligible candidates are requested to apply with the application form along with Bio-data, reservation certificate and correspondence details like email ,phone/mobile no along  with statement of marks and copies of certificate should reach “The Head( Attention :Dr. Payal Ghosh ),Department of Biotechnology ,University  of Pune,Pune -411007 within 20 days of publication of this advertisement by post or hand delivery. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidate coming for interview. Only suitable candidates will be informed by phone or email to appear for the interview. At the Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune.