IITR Recruitment 2023 for Scientists | 12 Posts | Last Date: 31 August 2023

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IITR Recruitment 2023 notification announced for the posts of Scientists. There is 12 vacancy available for the posts. Candidates with the qualification of B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/M.Sc/MBA/PhD/MBBS/MD/MS/DNB are eligible to apply. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.

IITR RecruitmentCSIR-IITR Recruitment 2023 for Scientists:

Job Role Scientists
Qualification B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/M.Sc/MBA/PhD/MBBS/MD/MS/DNB
Total Vacancies 12 Posts
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Salary Rs. 1,15,548 – 2,01,972/-
Job Location Lucknow
Application Starts 01 August 2023
Last Date 31 August 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Education Qualification:

Scientist(Biostatistics): 



  • PhD submitted in Bio-Statistics Or
  • PhD submitted (Engineering/ Sciences/Statistics/ Mathematics/ Bioinformatics) with specialization in biostatistics
  • Desirable:
    • The candidate should have sound knowledge and experience of most contemporary tools, techniques and approaches available for bio-statistical / epidemiological analysis.
    • He/ She should have research experience in the above-mentioned areas as evident from relevant publications in the SCI Journals.

Scientist(IT & HPC, Toxico – informatics): 

  • M.E/M.Tech (Computer Science/Information Science/Information Technology) OR
  • PhD (Science/Engineering) submitted with specialization in Computer Sciences/Information Sciences or Information Technology
  • Desirable:
    • Proven experience in database design, AI, ML, Big data and web application software design & development on .NET/MS-SQL/C# platform and web hosting/ experience in high-performance computing is essential.
    • He/ She should have experience of hardware and network architecture.

Scientist(Molecular Toxicology): 

  • PhD submitted in Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Life Sciences/ Molecular Biology/Agricultural or Animal Sciences incl.
  • Fisheries with specialization in Plant/ Animal metabolites and/or Genome/ Proteomic  analysis
  • Desirable:
    • The candidate should have proven hands-on experience of handling, data interpretation and practical knowledge of proteomic and genomic data for the experimental studies.
    • He/ She should have experience of handling and analysis of genomic and proteomic data sets to generate scientifically sound conclusions as evident by research publications in the relevant research area

Scientist(Development of New Test Systems and/ models to assess toxicity including ecotoxicity): 

  • PhD. Submitted in Biological Sciences/Biochemistry/ Fisheries/ Marine Biology/ Life Sciences with specialization in ecological modelling/ecotoxicity testing
  • PhD. Submitted in Biological Sciences/Biochemistry/ Fisheries/ Marine Biology/ Life Sciences with specialization in alternate models to animal testing
  • Desirable:
    • Working experience in GLP certified test facilities to conduct and report environmental toxicity studies in aquatic and terrestrial model systems as a part of regulatory requirements from industries is desired.
    • He/ She should have R&D knowledge on the impact of xenobiotics on aquatic and terrestrial model systems including algae, daphnia, zebrafish, earthworm and maintenance and conducting toxicity bioassays as per US EPA and OECD guidelines.
    • The candidate should have the ability to work independently and as a team member in projects of national importance.
    • Research experience in the above-mentioned areas should be evident from relevant publications in the SCI Journals

Scientist(Development of New Safety Test Systems and Models):  

  • PhD submitted in Biomedical Science /Biomedical Engineering or PhD submitted in Chemistry/ Bio-Chemistry with specialization in Methods and/or Device Development/development of alternate models to animal testing
  • Experience in designing/developing rapid point-of-need kits/biosensors/immune sensor devices for detection / determination of various analytes.
  • The candidates will be given preference those with experience of developing and commercializing devices/test kits.

Scientist(Human Resource Development, Capacity Building and International Relations):

  • M.E/M.Tech in Biological/ Chemical Sciences/ Chemical Engineering/ Bioengineering/ Biotechnology OR
  • B.Tech/M.Sc in Biological/ Chemical Sciences/ Zoology/ Botany/ Chemistry/ Biochemistry/ Environmental Sciences with post graduate degree in Intellectual Property law; (1st Class or 60% on an aggregate or equivalent GPA)
  • Desirable:
    • Working experience in the field of human resource / quality management in biological research laboratory is essential.
    • Candidates with  knowledge of advanced computer systems for documentation, planning and implementation of programmes or with experience in resource mobilization for HR/capacity building programs from national/international agencies will be preferred

Principal Scientist(Epidemiology):

  • MBBS and PhD (Sciences/Biochemistry/ Biomedical Sciences/Microbiology) with specialization in epidemiology/occupational health assessment with 03 years experience in epidemiological work or health risk assessment OR
  • MD (Microbiology/biochemistry/PSM/Epidemiology) with 05 years of experience in epidemiological work or health risk assessment
  • Desirable:
    • Experience in Epidemiological/ Occupational Studies as evidenced by publications in SCI journals in the relevant area
    • Published policy documents accepted by National/international agencies is essential.
    • Handling of large volume of data with knowledge in statistical tools.
    • (MS/DNB or equivalent degree recognized by MCI in Public Health/Community Medicine/PSM/Medi cine with 05 years experience in epidemiological studies or health risk assessment

Sr. Scientist(Epidemiology):

  • MBBS and PhD (Sciences/Biochemistry/ Biomedical Sciences/Microbiology) with specialization in epidemiology/occupational health assessment with 03 years experience in epidemiological work or health risk assessment OR
  • MD (Microbiology/biochemistry/PSM/Epidemiology) with 03 years of experience in epidemiological work or health risk assessment
  • Desirable:
    • Experience in Epidemiological/ Occupational Studies as evident by publications in SCI journals in the relevant area
    • Published policy documents accepted by National/international agencies is essential.
    • Handling of large volumes of data with knowledge in statistical tools.
    • (MS/DNB or equivalent degree recognized by MCI in Public Health/Community Medicine/PSM/Medi cine with 05 years experience in epidemiological studies or health risk assessment

Sr. Scientist(R&D Planning, Project Management and Business Development including Incubation Facilities):

  • B.Tech (Biotech/Biomedical Engineering/Medical Biotechnology) with MBA (Marketing/Biotech Management/Human Resources/ Public Relations / Mass communications / Finance / International Relations) OR
  • M.Sc with MBA (Marketing/Biotech Management/Human Resources/ Public Relations / Mass communications / Finance / International Relations) and
  • 3 years’ experience in R&D Planning, Project Management and Business Development including resource mobilization for Incubation Facilities OR
  • Ph.D (Science) with 2 year experience in R&D Planning, Project Management and Business Development including resource mobilization for Incubation Facilities
  • Desirable:
    • The candidate should have experience in planning, project management, translation of knowledgebase into industry deployable technologies,catalysing industry linkages and enhancing revenues.
    • Experience and knowledge in startup’s, operation and modalities of running incubation centres/facilities would be an added advantage.
    • Candidate with MBA (Marketing) degree will be preferred.

Age limit ( As on 31 August 2023 ):

  • Scientist: 32 Years
  • Senior Scientist: 37 Years
  • Principal Scientist: 45 Years

Age Relaxation:

  • SC/ST – 5 Years
  • OBC – 3 Years
  • The upper age limit is also relaxable up to five years for the regular employees working in CSIR laboratories / institutes, Government Departments, autonomous bodies and public sector undertakings.
  • As per GOI provisions, age relaxation for Widows, Divorced Women and Women Judicially separated from Husbands, the upper age limit is relaxable up to the age of 35 years (up to 40 years for members of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes in respect of the posts reserved for them) for Widows, divorced Women and Women Judicially separated from their Husbands who are not remarried.
  • Age relaxation to Physically Handicapped (PH) persons: Age relaxation of 10 years is allowed (total 15 years for SCs/STs and 13 years for OBCs in respect of the posts reserved for them)

No.of.Vacancies: 12 Posts



  • Scientist: 09 Posts
  • Senior Scientist: 02 posts
  • Principal Scientist: 01 Post

Salary:

  • Scientist: Rs.1,15,548/-
  • Senior Scientist: Rs. 1,32,864/- 
  • Principal Scientist: Rs. 2,01,972/- 

Selection Process:

  • The duly constituted Screening Committee will adopt its own criteria for short-listing the candidates
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.

Application Fee:

  • Rs.500./- as per the “ Fee payment procedure” available on the website.
  • The candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD/Women/Regular CSIR Employees/Ex-servicemen/ Abroad candidates are exempted from payment of the application fee.

How to apply for IITR Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online latest by 31 August 2023. 5.30 pm.

For more details & Apply: Click here.

Important dates:

  • Date of Commencement of Online Registration for Applications: 01-08-2023 from 10:00 AM
  • Last date for filling out Online Registration of Applications: 31-08-2023 till 5:30 PM
  • Last date for submitting the Completed Application on Portal: 05-09-2023 till 5:30 PM

Note: It is mandatory to take the printout of the successfully submitted online application form, sign the same and attach the selfattested mandatory documents & Photo and keep it for submission as and when asked for.


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