Avg reading Time : 1 minute

Applications are invited for the posts under ICMR Project

Project Title: Assessment-Water Quality of Ground and River water and identification of Causative Microorganism causing water borne diseases and Epidemiological studies in the state of Gujarat” under Prof. Madhusudan Hiraman Fulekar, Sr. Professor, Parul University, Vadodara, Gujarat.

Funding Agency: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Duration: 3 years

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for the following posts





Emoluments 1st year (per month)

Max age limit


Scientist C (Non- Medical)


Post-graduation with first class and 4 years of R&D Experience/ post- graduation with second class and PhD in the field of Environmental Sciences with specialization in Environmental Biotechnology having R&D experience (i) Physico-chemical analysis of water including metals & organics; (ii) microbial isolation & identification; (iii) well conversant in handling and operation of analytical instruments for water and microbial assessment.

Rs. 51,000/- + HRA (20%)

32 Yrs.

2. Senior Research Fellow 1 Post graduate with first class with 2 years of research experience in the field of Microbiology with specialization in Environmental Microbiology (surface and ground water samples) having experience (i) microbial isolation (bacteria, fungi and actinomycetes) & identification; (ii) knowledge of NCBI Submission and development of phylogenetic tree (iii) and Handling and operation of microbial assessment equipments. Rs. 35,000/- + HRA (16%) 30 Yrs.
3. Junior Research Fellow 1 Graduation with first class having 2 years of research experience in the field of Environmental Science in particular ground and surface water analysis (physical, chemical, heavy metals, and organics as per APHA, 2012). JRF should also have the knowledge of handling water quality assessment basic instruments. Rs. 31,000/- + HRA (16%) 28 yrs.
4. Data Entry Operator (Grade A) 1 Intermediate with two years of data entry experience and Microsoft office. Rs. 17,000/- 35 yrs.
5. Lab Assistant 1 Intermediate with two years of experience in the field of Chemistry/ Environmental Science/ Microbiology. Rs. 17,000/- 35 yrs.
6. Field Assistant 1 Highschool passed certificate having experience in water sampling from ground and surface water. Rs. 17,000/- 35 yrs.

Eligible candidates may send their applications in the attached prescribed form, duly filled in all respects along with required supporting documents and certificates, duly self- attested, on the email [email protected] within the scheduled date and time of submission of applications, i.e., on or before 07 December 2022 up to 17:00 hours. Incomplete and delayed applications will not be considered. Applications selected based on the eligibility will be initially appointed for a period of 1 year and can be extended for the duration of the project subject to their work performance.

Short listed candidates will be called for the interview in offline mode, no TA/ DA will be paid.
Note: The post is temporary and co-terminus with the project.

Prof. M.H. Fulekar

Principal Investigator of the project

For Details Please Click Here

For Application Format - Click Here