NABI Mohali Junior Research Fellowship Admissions 2012

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    National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), SAS Nagar, Mohali

    (Deptt. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India)
    C-127, Industrial Area, Phase VIII, S.A.S. Nagar, Mohali-160 071. (Pb)
    Website: Home Page
    Advt. No. NABI/5(1)/2012-Researcher

    National Agri - Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) is an autonomous institute of the Department of biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, located in the Knowledge City at Mohali, Punjab. The institute aims at catalysing the transformation of agri - food sector in India.

    Vision: To be a nodal organization for knowledge generation and translational science leading to value added products based on agri- food biotech innovations.

    Mission: To transform agri-food sector into globally rewarding and sustainable biotechnology-based enterprise through innovative solutions in primary and secondary agriculture including high-end food processing.

    To develop synergy among knowledge providers and investors in agri-food sector to carry innovations to marketplace.

    Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

    National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Mohali, is an autonomous R&D Institute under Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The institute carries out cutting edge research at the interface of agricultural, food, nutritional and post harvest biotechnology. Major research programs aim at i)understanding the interactions among proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, accumulation of micronutrients, enhancing bioavailability, health functions and processing quality of foods, ii)crop improvement through molecular breeding and transgenic approaches, iii)quality and postharvest stability of farm produce, and iv) the development of novel food products with health potentials etc. NABI has the state of art facilities in the area of genomics (ABI 3730xl, RT-PCR, DNA analyzer, Affymetrix Microarray system, bioanalyzer, liquid handling system, automated DNA extraction system, LCM, Mass-Array (sequenom), etc), proteomics (MALDI-TOF-TOF, Q-TOF, nano-LC, HPLC, GCMS-MS, HP-TLC, UPLC, etc.), high performance computing facility, and food science (NIR, FTIR, SEM, etc.). To accelerate high quality research, applications are invited from motivated candidates with high level of creativity, innovative research ideas and drive for carrying out research aiming at:

    The JRF should mention their respective research interest of choice from the above areas by briefly describing their plan of work. The JRF will be hired as per the emoluments’ guidelines and service conditions notified by DST (A.20020/11/97-IFD dated 31st March, 2010) varying from Rs12,000/- to Rs18,000/- per month plus HRA.

    NABI may or may not select candidates against one or more of the above areas of research, depending upon the suitability of the candidate to carry out high quality research.

    Applications to be sent in the prescribed format (that can be downloaded from NABI website, Home Page) by post to Administrative Officer, National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute, C-127, Industrial Area, Phase VIII, S.A.S Nagar-160071, Punjab so as to reach latest by 05th December 2012 before 6.00 PM. Applications received after the deadline will not be entertained. A copy of e-synopsis should be sent by email to fellow@nabi.res.in. Suitable candidates will be shortlisted based on their area of qualification, training, research experience and relevance of skills to the institute. The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview in front of a selection committee.

    For more information on the above positions and “National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute”, kindly visit Home Page

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