CDFD (Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics) is an autonomous body which is supported and funded by Department of Biotechnology and controlled by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.
The funds received by CDFD are also sourced from several collaborative projects undertaken by other agencies. CDFD also offers Ph.D. program in Life Science. This esteemed degree program is approved by the University of Hyderabad.
CDFD has the reputation of being the most prestigious and authentic DNA fingerprinting research organization in India. The center boasts of world class instrumentation as well as computing infrastructure which allows the organization to carry out forefront researches in different areas of life science.
Jobs and Careers in CDFD
Job positions offered by CDFD are held in high esteem by career-oriented people who want to explore the wide world of researches in the field of DNA and fingerprints. Some of the research projects undertaken by the organization include areas such as:
- Computational and Structural Biology
- Molecular and Cellular Biology
- Silkmoth Genomics
- Molecular Pathogenesis
- Cell Signaling
CDFD is believed to be one of the most sought after employers to work with. The center makes several recruitment-related announcements from time to time. It invites applications from eligible candidates from across the country. CDFD Hyderabad jobs generally involve posts which include:
- Technical Officer
- Laboratory Assistant
- HR Executive
- Staff Scientist
CDFD Recruitment 2010-2011
CDFD recruitment procedure practiced by CDFD is highly transparent and well-disciplined. All job-related announcements including current vacancies and application procedures are given on the official website (www.cdfd.org.in) of the organization.
The application procedure generally requires the candidates to submit their CVs furnishing their names, contact details, date of birth, nationality, list of publications, field of research and future research plans to: Director, Bldg. 7, Gruhakalpa, 5-4-399/B, Nampally, Hyderabad-500 001. These details can also be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recently concluded CDFD recruitment 2010 was accomplished for the posts of Officer-in-charge (Rodent Lab), Technical Officer (Library, Administration and Canteen Supervisor), Technical Assistant (Rodent Lab), Junior Assistant and Lab Helper.