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Applications are invited for Scientist 'D'(Science Communication) to be filled at NCCS, Pune.

The National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune (NCCS) was established as a National Repository of Animal Cell Culture with a mandate of basic research, teaching & training, and as a national repository for cell lines/ hybridomas etc. It also conducts manpower development in animal tissue culture through training programmes/workshops and extends infrastructural facilities to researchers and institutions in biochemical sciences.

Name of the Post: Scientist 'D'(Science Communication)
Number of the Post: one
Scale of Pay Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade Pay of Rs.7600/-(TME Rs.57566/-)
Age limit : Below 50 years.
Qualification & Experience: Candidate should be First ClassMTech./ MD/MVSc./ MPharm./ MBiotech. or Ph.D / Corresponding degrees in any discipline of Natural Sciences / Medicine /Engineering / Veternery or Agricultural Sciences. Evidence ofgood communication skills with about 8 yrs. experience.
Desirable : Ph.D. Candidates from any branch of Life Sciences with demonstrated skills in science communication will be preferred. Interested applicant should send their CV giving summary of original articles written, brief writeup of career goals and three letters of reference along with the application.

Notes :

  • Total Monthly Emoluments (TME) includes Transport Allowance and HRA as per rules.
  • Experience should have gathered by the candidate after acquisition of the essential qualifications.
  • Mere fulfilling the minimum prescribed qualifications and experience will not vest any right in a candidate for calling for interview. The Centre reserves the right to call for interview only those candidates who in its opinion are likely to be suitable. No any correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
  • Applications received after the due date and / or without the copies of the required certificates will not be considered.
  • Higher start in basic pay may be considered in case of meritorious and outstanding candidates.
  • The Director, NCCS reserves the right to enhance / reduce the number of posts and also to cancel the recruitment process.
  • No interim inquiries will be entertained.
  • Candidates working in Government Departments / Public Sector Undertakings / Autonomous Bodies should forward their applications through proper channel.
  • The appointment/s for the post, will be made initially on contract for a period of 5 yrs. as per rules. The performance will be assessed by the committee on completion of 4 years and further continuation of the appointment will be decided accordingly.
  • The posts advertised shall be need based without any commitment for its filling.
  • Age limit and experience may be relaxed in exceptional cases with permission of the Competent Authority.
  • A demand draft of Rs. 100/- (non refundable) (SC/ST/PH candidates are exempted from payment of fees) payable at Pune in favour of Director, National Centre For Cell Science, should be attached with the application form.
  • Candidate/s may be considered for the lower post, if not found suitable for the advertised post.
  • Superscribe the Name of the applied post and its Sr. No. on the envelope.
  • Canvassing in any form and / or bringing in any influence will be treated as disqualification for the post.

Last Date For Application Submission : The hard copies of the application in the prescribed format* along with the attested copies of certificates and publications should reach The Director, National Centre for Cell Science, NCCS Complex, Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune- 411 007 not later than

Last date: 30.12.2011.


Wednesday , 14   December , 2011