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Jawaharlal Nehru University Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the following post of Research Associate (RA) Recruitment

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Jawaharlal Nehru University is the foremost university in India, and a world-renowned centre for teaching and research. Ranked number one in India by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with a Grade Point of 3.91 (on a scale of 4), JNU was ranked no 3 among all universities in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, Government of India, in 2016 and no 2 in 2017. JNU also received the Best University Award from the President of India in 2017.Jawaharlal Nehru University has collaborated with universities across the world in research projects, conferences, and publications. It has many active MoUs with international and national universities and exvhanges faculty and students with them regularly. We also host the Indian segment of some international degree programmes.


One Research Associate (RA) position is available in the SERB-CRG sponsored project (CRG/2021/000238) titled ‘Translating the Phylogenetic affinities between a plant pathogenic oomycete Phytophthora infestans and a human pathogen Plasmodium falciparum to reveal evolutionary convergence in virulence secretion using in-silico, proteomic and metabolomic approaches.


  • Research Associate (RA)


Qualifications for Research Associate:

Essential: Ph.D. in Plant Molecular Biology/Plant Biotechnology/Botany/Biotechnology/ Microbiology or related areas with at least 2 years work experience.

Desirable:Experience in gene cloning and mutagenesis, recombinant protein expression and purification is desired. Preference will be given to candidates having first-hand experience in handling and culturing of Phytophthora or related plant pathogens under laboratory conditions, their genetic mutagenesis and imaging by fluorescence microscopy techniques on a case-by-case basis.

Minimum Monthly Remuneration

Fellowship:Rs. 47,000 plus 24% HRA/month

How to Apply

Interested candidates may send their applications by email only. Hard copies of applications will not be accepted. Applications must include the following: (i) cover letter, (ii) brief resume mentioning the name, date of birth and address of the candidate, (iii) essential qualifications, (iv) desirable qualifications, (v) testimonials, (vi) previous work experience, (vii) self-attested copies of certificates and (viii) name, email and address of two referees, in a single pdf file. Applications should be submitted via email to and latest by 15th April 2022. The subject line of the email should read as “Application for the Post of RA in SERB-CRG 000238 Project”.

Note: Candidates will be shortlisted based on their qualification/experience depending on the total number of applications received for the post. The date of the interview will be communicated only to the shortlisted candidates through mail/phone. Interviews will be conducted online, and no TA/DA will be paid. JNU may select a candidate against the above post depending upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate and reserves the right to relax any of the qualification criteria in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified by the Selection Committee.

Important Date

Application Submission Deadline 15th April 2022

Job Location 🇮🇳

Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi 110067

For Additional Information

Jawaharlal Nehru University Applications are invited for the post of  Research Associate (RA) available in the SERB-CRG sponsored project (CRG/2021/000238) 


  • Government Job Opportunity in Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • Monthly Salary Rs. 47,000 plus 24% HRA/month
  • Research Associate (RA)  for Ph.D. in Plant Molecular Biology/Plant Biotechnology/Botany/Biotechnology/ Microbiology
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