In HEC Funded Project
At the Department of Biotechnology
Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan
Applications are invited from the suitable candidates for the following position in the HEC funded research project (No. 6817/KPK/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2015) entitled “Host-induced gene silencing in sugarcane stem borer (Chilo infuscatellus Snellen)- a new and effective strategy for enhanced insect pest resistance”
Research Assistant (One Post)
Contract Duration: 1 year [extendable up to three (03) years]
Qualification: M.Phil Biotechnology or relevant field
· The student must be registered as PhD scholar in the Department of Biotechnology, AWKUM.
Experience: Candidate having good hand on experience and research publication record in Biotechnology will be preferred.
Responsibilities: The candidate will be responsible for sample collection, experimental work of the project, data compilation and analysis, writing of papers, or any relevant task.
Project Information: The project duration is 36 months. The above position is purely on temporary basis.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are requested to submit the application with copies of academic documents, CV, CNIC and other related documents in the office of the Principal Investigator at the Department of Biotechnology, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on or before March 05, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
For more information please contact:
Prof. Dr. Raham Sher Khan
Department of Biotechnology
Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan.