IIT Madras Research Associate, Project Associate, Project Assistant vacancies

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IIT Madras has announced the job notification for the post of Research Associate, Project Associate, Project Assistant. The last date to apply is 09-07-2018. Projects are Initially for a period of one year, extendable based on the performance. (IIT மெட்ராஸ் ஆராய்ச்சி அசோசியேட், ப்ராஜெக்ட் அசோசியேட், ப்ராஜெக்ட் அசிஸ்டண்ட் பதவிக்கான வேலை அறிவிப்பை அறிவித்துள்ளது. விண்ணப்பிக்க கடைசி தேதி 09-07-2018. செயல்திட்டத்தின் அடிப்படையில் நீட்டிக்கப்படக்கூடிய ஒரு வருட காலத்திற்கு திட்டங்கள் ஆரம்பிக்கப்படுகின்றன.)

iit_logoAbout IIT Madras - Indian Institute of Technology Madras or IIT Madras is a public engineering institute located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. As one of the Indian Institutes of Technology, it is recognised as an Institute of National Importance. It was the third IIT that was established by the Government of India. 

Applications are invited for the following positions at the National Cancer Tissue Biobank at the Department of Biotechnology, IIT Madras.

Post Details - 

Name of the Post Salary Details
Research Associate INR 35,000/- p.m
Project Associate (Category – I) INR 21,500/- p.m.
Project Associate (Category – II) INR 21,500/- p.m.
Project Assistant INR 16,000/- p.m


Research Associate, Project Associate, Project Assistant


Rs. 16000 – 35000/-


Graduation/Post Graduation

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As Per Govt Rules

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IIT Madras

Educational Qualification

Name of the Post Qualifications Requirements
Research Associate M.Tech/ PhD in any branch of Computational Biology / Bioinformatics Previous research experience of at least 2 years in Big Data Analytics & programming/ scripting (Python, Perl, R)
Project Associate (Category – I) B.Tech / M.Tech /M.Sc. in any branch of Life Science Previous experience in Molecular Biology (experience in DNA/ RNA isolation and PCR/ RT-PCR is mandatory)
Project Associate (Category – II) B.Tech / M.Sc. in Bioinformatics / Computational Biology / Genomics Previous experience in Programming & Big Data analysis (Perl / Python, R, etc.)
Project Assistant B.Tech /B.Sc. in any branch of Life Science Previous experience in Molecular Biology (experience in DNA/ RNA isolation and PCR/ RT-PCR is desirable)

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of Interview. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of Scrutiny of applications.

The Project Coordinator has the discretion to restrict the number of candidates to be called for the interview to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualifications that are higher than the minimum prescribed in the announcement.

All positions are purely ad-hoc in nature and may be extended based on performance.

How to apply

Application in the form of Biodata/Resume giving Name, Date of Birth, Age, and Address, full details of Educational Qualifications, year of passing, experience, etc. along with copies of certificates, should be sent by e-mail to nctb.iitm@gmail.com before 09.07.2018.

For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification


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