(Fellowship) Vacacies For JRF/SRF at Department of Botany University of Lucknow : May, 2011

Department of Botany
University of Lucknow, Lucknow

Applications are invited for the purely temporary position of a Research Fellow (JRF/SRF) in CSIR sponsored project entitled “Predicting ploidy response to body size and productivity in aromatic grasses: Histological, developmental and histochemical characterization of cell geometry in diploid vs. autopolyploid clones”, with the undersigned. Salary shall be commensurate with the prevailing rates for JRF / SRF as per CSIR rules. The position is co‐terminus with the project and the person employed in the project shall have no claim to any University position, permanent or otherwise.

Essential qualifications:

NET or GATE qualified candidates with M.Sc in Botany / Plant Science may apply. Students having qualified NET under the categories i) JRF and ii) Lecturership (NET) or those having qualified GATE shall be considered.

Desirable qualifications:

Candidates possessing a sound background of Plant systematics and histological / histochemical techniques will be preferred.

Selection procedure:

Candidates should apply on plain paper clearly mentioning their educational qualifications and percentage obtained at graduate and post graduate level. There is no application fee. The applicants should submit their application in person by 12:00 noon on 21st May 2011 to the PI. Short listed candidates would be asked to appear for interview at 02:30 PM same day before a selection committee. Performance at the interview and the academic qualifications of the candidates shall
form the basis of selection. Applications are acceptable only as hardcopy and should be delivered in person to the PI (Seshu Lavania). Copies of all the relevant documents (proof of date of birth, marks sheets for B.Sc and M.Sc and NET / GATE result) must accompany the application. The original documents are required to be produced at the time of interview.

Contact :

Seshu Lavania
Professor, and PI of the project
Department of Botany
Lucknow University
Lucknow – 226 007
lavaniaseshu@yahoo.co.in

Last Date: 21st May, 2011 , 12:00 Noon only