Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Kohat University of Science and Technology (KUST), Kohat requires the services of well-qualified Research Fellows to execute NRPU-HEC funded research project No.9835/KPK/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2017 entitled “Folate Production by Spirulina:  Potential Nutritional and Therapeutic Supplement”. The job nature is purely contract offered for a period of one year and is extendable up to successful completion of the project.

Positions and other information

Qualification/Experience

Research Fellow (PhD Student)

Salary: Rs. 30,000 (lump sum) per month

1.      MS/MPhil in Biotechnology/Microbiology/ Biological Sciences from any HEC recognized University.

2.      Candidate must be enrolled in PhD at any of Biological Sciences departments, KUST

Experience: Candidate with strong practical and/or theoretical background of Plant microbiology, bioinformatics, molecular biology and analytical chemistry is encouraged to apply and will be preferred.

 

Responsibilities: The individual would be responsible for experimental work of the project, data compilation and writing manuscripts.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are required to submit their applications with copies of academic documents, one-page Research Idea, CV, CNIC and other related documents in the office of the Principal Investigator at the Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Kohat University of Science and Technology, Kohat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on or before February 29, 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.

For More Information Contact

Dr. Rehan Naeem

Principal Investigator NRPU HEC Project (9835)

Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Kohat University of Science and Technology (KUST), Kohat.  Mob: 0333-5345114

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