Society for Research Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies & Institutions (SRISTI), an Ahmedabad based developmental voluntary organization assisting/encouraging grassroots innovations invites applications from young Incubation Manager, and other positions Please visit for more details.

SRISTI invites applications for following positions.

Business Development Manager

Essential requirements: A full-time MBA with Graduation or Post Graduation in life science/biotechnology/engineering having 2-3 years of management experience in business development, biotech / agriculture / veterinary science

Experience in incubation/ entrepreneurship/ or setting up one’s own start-up is specially preferred


The Business Development Manager will be responsible for managing the activities of the incubator such as seminars/workshops/presentations, development of progress reports/proposals, collaboration with industries/govt., helping incubatees to arrange funds/fabrication/IP management/business planning and development, etc.

Salary range: Rs. 45,000 – 50,000/- p.m. (Depending upon the experience)

Job Type: Contract

Copy Editor/Content Writer

Graduate or postgraduate in science/humanities with a minimum of three years hands on experience in editing, proofreading, layout and if possible, translation from Hindi/Gujarati to English language.

An ideal candidate would have the following attributes:

  • Excellent writing skills in English for drafting communication materials regarding our activities and the innovations supported by the organization.
  • Brilliant creativity, an eye for detail, deadline driven and meticulous proofreading, strong ability for fact checking and familiarity with design software.

Experience of working for organisations publishing reputed magazines / newsletters / journals related to community knowledge or other scientific journals is desirable.

Salary range: Rs. 35,000 to Rs. 50,000 p.m

Job Location: Ahmedabad

Natural Product Development Manager

Looking for Ph.D/first-class postgraduates in Agronomy/Entomology with minimum two years’ experience in on-farm research and herbal product development.

Job involves collection and analysis of data of on-farm trials using statistical tools.  The candidate is expected to work on farmer’s innovations/traditional practices and travel extensively across the country.  Willingness to stay in villages to keep in close touch with the local communities is a must. She/he should be willing to document the existing innovative practices and scout new ones, design experiments to validate the same, monitor the trial, collect data, analyse and feed it back to innovators and develop robust practices/products.

Job location: Grambharti, Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road, Gandhinagar

Salary range: Rs. 30,000 to 45,000/- pm

Research Associate

Needed postgraduate/Ph.D. scholars in any one of the disciplines viz., microbiology/ biotechnology/ agriculture/ horticulture with a minimum of two years of research experience. However, postgraduates in life science with relevant analytical research experience of a minimum of one or two years can also apply. Experience in product development and with good publications will be given special weightage.

Desirable skills:
Excellent writing ability, hard-working and willing to stretch when needed, interested in treating the job as a fellowship to learn and grow.

Salary range: Rs. 25000/- to Rs. 40000/- pm

Job location: Grambharti, Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road, Gandhinagar

The last date to receive the applications is July 28th, 2022.

Kindly fill up the form at to complete your application.

Those interested may apply with a sample of their writing and should be willing to appear for online interview at short notice if shortlisted

All the above positions are completely contractual with no chance of permanency; it is expected that selected staff will continue for at least 2-3 years; essential qualification can be relaxed in outstanding cases.