Digitization of Indian Systems of Medicine – Ayurveda and Unani, and Yoga (MLP0004) (Last Date : 26 October 2021)

Please see Corrigendum issued on 07 October 2021 available on CSIR Website



CSIR-Traditional Knowledge Digital Library Unit (TKDL Unit)
Vigyan Suchna Bhawan, CSIR-NISCAIR Building, 14, Satsang Vihar Marg
New Delhi – 110 067

Advertisement No.: TKDL/02/2021


The CSIR-Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (CSIR-TKDL) Unit is engaged in the protection and preservation of India’s vast traditional knowledge present in ancient texts by converting the information into modern languages. It aims to prevent the misappropriation of Indian Systems of Medicine through patenting at the international level. CSIR-TKDL Unit is a unit under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), an autonomous body with the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (Ministry of Science and Technology). Applications are invited from qualified candidates (Indian nationals) who meet the necessary educational and work requirements to work on project titled “Digitization of Indian Systems of Medicine – Ayurveda and Unani, and Yoga” (MLP0004. The engagement is purely on temporary and contract basis. The engagement shall be initially up to 31 March 2022 and maximum until 31 March 2025, i.e., co-terminus with the project. The extension of tenure of any project staff beyond 31 March 2022 will be subject to review by a Review Committee at the end of each year or earlier, as deemed necessary. The location of the project activities will be as indicated in the table below. Details of posts, eligibilities are as under:


Post Qualification and desirable skills No. of positions Posting location*
Senior Project Associate

(Information Technology)

Code: TKD401

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent; and

Four years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organisations and Scientific activities and services

OR

ME/ M.Tech in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent with two years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

Experience:

Proficiency in one or more software products, viz Visual Basic, .Net, C#, MS-SQL Server 2008, 2012 or higher, Asp, Java Script, VB Script, IIS, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in one or more software products viz Core Java, J2EE, EJB, Enterprise Java Beans, Enterprise Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Maven, Rest, SOAP and any IDE like Eclipse/NetBeans/ IntelliJ IDEA, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in engineering, administering and managing multiple relational database flavors (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer, PostgreSQL, etc.) including in database migration

OR

Experience in maintenance of Hardware / Software/ Firewall administration, MCSE, CISCO certification, knowledge to understand scientific documentation, maintain and administer computer networks and related computing

01 Delhi
Project Associate-I

(Information Technology)

Code: TKD402

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable skills:

Proficiency in one or more software products, viz Visual Basic, .Net, C#, MS-SQL Server 2008, 2012 or higher, Asp, Java Script, VB Script, IIS, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in one or more software products viz Core Java, J2EE, EJB, Enterprise Java Beans, Enterprise Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Maven, Rest, SOAP and any IDE like Eclipse/NetBeans/ IntelliJ IDEA, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in engineering, administering and managing multiple relational database flavors (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer, PostgreSQL, etc.) including in database migration

OR

Knowledge of maintenance of Hardware / Software/ Firewall administration, MCSE, CISCO certification, knowledge to understand scientific documentation, maintain and administer computer networks and related computing

03 Delhi
Project Associate-I

(Information Technology)

Code: TKH401

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable skills:

Proficiency in one or more software products viz Core Java, J2EE, EJB, Enterprise Java Beans, Enterprise Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Maven, Rest, SOAP and any IDE like Eclipse/NetBeans/ IntelliJ IDEA, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in engineering, administering and managing multiple relational database flavors (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer, PostgreSQL, etc.) including in database migration

OR

Knowledge of maintenance of Hardware / Software/ Firewall administration, MCSE, CISCO certification, knowledge to understand scientific documentation, maintain and administer computer networks and related computing

01 Hyderabad
Project Associate-I

(Information Technology)

Code: TKJ401

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable skills:

Proficiency in one or more software products viz Core Java, J2EE, EJB, Enterprise Java Beans, Enterprise Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Maven, Rest, SOAP and any IDE like Eclipse/NetBeans/ IntelliJ IDEA, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in engineering, administering and managing multiple relational database flavors (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer, PostgreSQL, etc.) including in database migration

OR

Knowledge of maintenance of Hardware / Software/ Firewall administration, MCSE, CISCO certification, knowledge to understand scientific documentation, maintain and administer computer networks and related computing

01 Jammu
Project Associate-I

(Information Technology)

Code: TKS401

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable skills:

Proficiency in one or more software products viz Core Java, J2EE, EJB, Enterprise Java Beans, Enterprise Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Maven, Rest, SOAP and any IDE like Eclipse/NetBeans/ IntelliJ IDEA, working knowledge of database design, web enable applications and portal designing

OR

Proficiency in engineering, administering and managing multiple relational database flavors (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer, PostgreSQL, etc.) including in database migration

OR

Knowledge of maintenance of Hardware / Software/ Firewall administration, MCSE, CISCO certification, knowledge to understand scientific documentation, maintain and administer computer networks and related computing

01 Srinagar, J&K
Senior Project Associate (Ayurveda)

Code: TKD403

BAMS (Ayurveda) from a recognized University or equivalent; and four years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

OR

MD (Ayurveda) from a recognized University or equivalent

02 Delhi
Project Associate-II (Ayurveda)

Code: TKD404

BAMS (Ayurveda) from a recognized University or equivalent; and two years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service 05 Delhi
Project Associate-I (Ayurveda)

Code: TKD405

BAMS (Ayurveda) from recognized University or equivalent 13 Delhi
Project Associate-I (Ayurveda)

Code: TKJ402

BAMS (Ayurveda) from recognized University or equivalent 05 Jammu
Senior Project Associate (Unani)

Code: TKD406

BUMS (Unani) from a recognized University or equivalent; and four years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

OR

MD (Unani) from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable: Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

02 Delhi
Project Associate-II (Unani)

Code: TKD407

BUMS (Unani) from a recognized University or equivalent; and two years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

Desirable: Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

02 Delhi
Project Associate-II (Unani)

Code: TKH402

BUMS (Unani) from a recognized University or equivalent; and two years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

Desirable: Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

04 Hyderabad
Project Associate-I (Unani)

Code: TKH403

BUMS (Unani) from recognized University or equivalent

Desirable: Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

08 Hyderabad
Project Associate-I (Unani)

Code: TKS402

BUMS (Unani) from recognized University or equivalent

Desirable: Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

05 Srinagar, J&K
Senior Project Associate (Yoga)

Code: TKD408

Master’s degree in Yoga from a recognized University or equivalent; and four years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

OR

Doctoral Degree in Yoga from a recognized University or equivalent

01 Delhi
Project Associate-II (Yoga)

Code: TKD409

Master’s Degree in Yoga from a recognized University or equivalent; and two years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service 02 Delhi
Project Associate-I (Yoga)

Code: TKD410

Master’s Degree in Yoga from a recognized University or equivalent 04 Delhi
Senior Project Associate (Sanskrit)

Code: TKD411

Master’s degree in Sanskrit from a recognized University or equivalent; and four years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and service

OR

Doctoral Degree in Sanskrit from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable: Knowledge of traditional medical texts and familiarity with medical terms including diseases, plant names, etc.

01 Delhi
Project Associate-I (Sanskrit)

Code: TKD412

Master’s degree in Sanskrit language from a recognized University or equivalent

Desirable: Knowledge of traditional medical texts and familiarity with medical terms including diseases, plant names, etc.

01 Delhi
Project Associate-I (Unani)

Code: TKD413

BUMS (Unani) from recognized University or equivalent

Proficiency in Arabic and/or Persian

02 Delhi

*Delhi:Vigyan Suchna Bhawan, 14, Satsang Vihar Marg, Spl. Institutional Area, New Delhi – 110067; Hyderabad: CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology Uppal Road, Tarnaka, Hyderabad - 500 007; Jammu: CSIR- Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Canal Road, Jammu-180001; Srinagar: CSIR- Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine Branch Laboratory, Sanat Nagar, Srinagar-190005
May change as per requirements of project and availability of candidates
No of positions: 64**
**CSIR-TKDL will make a panel of waitlisted candidates to fill vacancies in near future. Such panel will be valid for one year from date of notification of result, or until project completion, whichever is earlier.


Monthly emoluments:

For Senior Project Associate
Rs. 42,000/-+HRA
Age Limit: 40 years. The age limit is relaxable for candidates of statutory groups as per CSIR/Govt. of India instructions on the subject.

For Project Associate – II

  1. Rs. 35,000/-+HRA to scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests – CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 28,000/-+HRA for others who do fall under (i) above
    Age Limit: 35 years. The above age limits are relaxable for candidates of statutory groups as per CSIR/Govt. of India instructions on the subject.

For Project Associate – I

  1. Rs. 31,000/-+HRA to scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility Tests – CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions
  2. Rs. 25,000/-+HRA for others who do fall under (i) above
  3. Age Limit: 35 years. The above age limits are relaxable for candidates of statutory groups as per CSIR/Govt. of India instructions on the subject.
    Job Requirement:
    Preference will be given to those with proficiency in applicable languages, computers and commonly used software


    The online applications should reach on or before 26 October 2021, 5:30PM. The applications will be scrutinized by a duly constituted Screening Committee and all recommended candidates will be interviewed online. The date of online interview will be communicated separately.

    General Instructions:

    1. The date of interview will be communicated separately.
    2. The candidates must remain available from 9:30 AM onwards on the day of interview and may be called any time.
    3. All interested candidates shall fill up the form online available at www.csir.res.in.
    4. Candidates who wish to apply for more than one post need to apply separately for each position.
    5. Incomplete applications or applications received through any other mode will not be accepted.
    6. Candidates must fulfil the essential criteria and other stipulated criteria as on 26 October 2021.
    7. In case of selection, the information provided by the candidate in the form will be verified from original documents. In case of any information being found incorrect or false, the offer of engagement is liable to be cancelled.
    8. If currently employed, then the candidate will have to furnish no-objection certificate from the current employer at the time of application.

    Note:

    1. The engagement which is on contract basis in respect of all above positions will confer no rights on the candidates, whatsoever, implicitly and / or explicitly for their continuation beyond tenure/absorption / regularization in CSIR. Contract may be terminated at any time at a notice of one month from either side or one month stipend in lieu thereof.
    2. Project staff would be governed by the Guidelines relating to engagement of project staff in CSIR Projects including NMITLI projects, OLP/MLP, Contract R&D and non-CSIR funded Projects issued by CSIR vide OM No. 4/CMG/2020-TMDII dated 13 August 2020 and 09 March 2021.
    3. The posting location may change at any time during the duration of the project as per requirement.
    4. The project staff may be required to travel as per need.
    5. Reservation (SC/ST/OBC/PwD) will be applicable as per CSIR/Govt. of India instructions on the subject.
    6. Head, CSIR-TKDL Unit reserves the right to increase/ decrease the number of positions and also cancel the recruitment process for the positions mentioned above at any stage of the recruitment process.
    7. The decision of the Head, CSIR-TKDL Unit will be final and binding for engagement of above positions.
    8. Canvassing in any form will render the candidate disqualified.

Candidates who fulfil the above criteria may fill the online form available at
csir.res.in
Last date to submit online application: 26 October 2021, 5:30 PM
For any query please contact
Telephone: 011-47011293, Email: tkdlsupport@csir.res.in
For any technical problems while submitting the online form, please contact
tkdlsupport@csir.res.in