Recruitment Notice: Research Associate-I at Agharkar Research Institute

Post: Research Associate-I (1 No.)

Funding Agency, Title, Period of the Project & Post Code:

  • DBT Sponsored Project (SP-351): ‘Endo-lysosomal pathway-mediated regulation of transsynaptic signaling at the Drosophila synapse’
  • Period up to 20/09/2026
  • Post Code: DBT/SP-351/RA-I

Principal Investigator: Dr. Anuradha Ratnaparkhi

Group/Division: Developmental Biology


  • Essential: PhD/MD/MS/MDS or equivalent degree OR 3 years of research, teaching, and design and development experience after MVSc/M.Pharm/ME/M.Tech with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) Journal.
  • Desirable: Experience in working with model organisms; well-versed with molecular, genetic, and imaging techniques; Good analytical and communication skills.

Monthly stipend: Rs. 47,000/- + HRA (as applicable)

Age limit (as of the date of interview)

  • Upto 35 years.
  • 3 years for OBC (Non-creamy layer).
  • 5 years for SC/ST/Divyang/Women candidates.

Application Procedure

  1. Apply online on or before 31st May 2024, with self-attested scanned certificates, a recent passport-size photograph, caste certificate (for reserved category), and receipt of online payment of fees (if applicable).
  2. Pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs. 100/- (except SC/ST/Divyang/Women Candidates) online through the provided link.
  3. The Institute reserves the right to select a suitable candidate based on qualifications and experience.
  4. Desirable qualifications may be relaxed for deserving and exceptionally qualified candidates.

Important Dates

  • Last date for receipt of Online Application: 31st May 2024
  • Display of the shortlist of candidates for online walk-in interview: This will be displayed on the Institute website.
  • Date & Time of Interview: Thursday, 6th June 2024, 10:00 a.m. onwards

Note: No T.A. is admissible for attending the interview, and the selected candidate will have no right to appointment against any ARI or funding agency’s post/s.

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