P-1/12, CIT Scheme VII-M

KOLKATA – 700 054


(An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India)



ADVT.  No. BI/ACA/13/2007

(Special Recruitme Drive for SC/ST/OBC/Physically Handicapped)


Bose Institute, founded in 1917 by Sir Jagadis Chandra Bose, is a premier institution for basic and applied research in several branches of science, traditional as well as inter-disciplinary. For a brief introduction to its activities, please visit the institute’s website .


We are currently have 6 (six) positions of Lecturers under reserve category (SC-2, ST-1, OBC-2 and Physically Handicapped-1) in the scale of pay Rs. 8,000/- - Rs. 13,500/- plus DA and other allowances as admissible to Central Government employees posted in Kolkata. The pension and other retirement benefits will be as per the new pension scheme as admissible to Central Govt. Employees (both designations and scales of pay likely to be revised in the near future). We are looking for  highly motivated, competent scientists of Indian Nationality with established credentials. While applications in all areas of research pursued at Bose Institute would be considered, preference would be given to candidates whose expertise and interest would strengthen the ongoing programmes in the area of :-


(1)    Plant Molecular Biology/Biotechnology

(2)    Molecular Biology and Genetics

(3)    Synthetic Organic Chemistry

(4)    Medical Biotechnology

(5)    Radiation Physics/Soft condensed matter (experiment or theory)

(6)    Bioinformatics


Essential Qualification :


Good academic record with a doctorate degree. 3-years’ post-doctoral experience, with publications of commendable merit in the fields mentioned above.


Desirable Qualification  :


Ability to carry out independent research. Acquaintance with modern techniques of research.


A g e :   Preferable below 35 years (relaxation in age will be admissible as per Central Government Rules).


With a view to filling up all the posts, this advt. will remain open until all the vacancies are filled. Interested candidates are requested to submit their detailed CV in compliance with the instructions in Institute’s website  regarding this advt.  The applications should be sent both by e-mail  <> and hard copy should be sent to  the Director, Bose Institute.


The Institute Authority reserves the right to reject any/all applications without assigning any reason whatsoever.