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DST funded Technology Enabling Centre at Nitte University Centre for Science Education and Research, Nitte (Deemed to be University), Mangaluru.

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for the various posts in the DST funded Technology Enabling Centre at Nitte University Centre for Science Education and Research, Nitte (Deemed to be University), Mangaluru.

  1. Senior Project Associate
  2. Qualification : Ph.D in Biological / Biotechnology /Agricultural/ Food Sciences / Biomedical /Environmental/ and any related Life Sciences. The candidate should have 3 years of R&D experience in Industrial and Academic Institution or Science and Technology organization and scientific activities and services, publications and experience of managing projects.

  3. Project Associate II:
  4. Qualification : Masters in Biological / Biotechnology /Agricultural/ Food Sciences / Biomedical /Environmental/ and any related Life Sciences 3-4 years of teaching/research experience with publications Knowledge of local language essential

  5. Project Associate I:
  6. Qualification : Masters in Biological / Biotechnology /Agricultural/ Food Sciences / Biomedical /Environmental/ and any related Life Sciences 2-3 years of teaching/ research experience with publications Knowledge of local language essential

  7. Technical Assistant cum Scientific Administrative Assistant:
  8. Qualification : Masters in Biological / Biotechnology /Agricultural/ Food Sciences / Biomedical /Environmental/ and any related Life Sciences Knowledge of local language essential

  9. Technical Assistant cum Field Assistant:
  10. Qualification : Masters in Biological / Biotechnology /Agricultural/ Food Sciences / Biomedical /Environmental/ and any related Life Sciences Knowledge of local language essential

Essential for Sl. No. 1, 2 and 3: Candidates should have good oral, written and excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to conduct meetings and training workshops and seminars in collaboration with Industries.

Desirable for Sl. No. 1, 2 and 3: Ability to network with technologists and entrepreneurs for technology commercialization; Mining technologies being developed at various labs and evaluating their potential to become viable business ventures; Ability to communicate with diverse groups/ non professionals; Knowledge of translational value chain in an industry; Project report preparation & evaluating financial viability of projects; Understanding startup ecosystem; venture capital and crowd funding option; Knowledge of patent, IPR and technology transfer; Patent preparation, filing and processing; Project preparation support for new business ventures & ability to bring together health sciences and engineering for medical device development.

For Sl. No. 4 & 5: Effective liaisoning with good interpersonal skills; Candidate with computer skills, website design knowledge and management will be preferred; Independent field trips and data collection; Capacity to organize and manage data; Should be able to lend support to the activities of project associates including office assistance.

Interested candidates can send their application by email to the Head, Human Resource hr@nitte.edu.in and the Director indrani.karunasagar@nitte.edu.in with a copy to the Coordinator smitha.hegde@nitte.edu.in on or before 15th March 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. No TA/DA will be paid.