Tuesday, September 18, 2018

JRF at SRM, Tamilnadu

A JRF position in pancreatic tumor biology is available immediately at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST), School of Bioengineering, Kattankulathur campus, TN, India. The overall goal of the lab is to define the epigenetic regulation of cancer stem cells and initiation and progression of pancreatic tumors and identify novel therapeutic approaches for tumor treatment. The successful candidate will work on the epigenetic alterations in tumor cell proliferation as well as identification of novel therapeutic targets. The details of our research can be found in our research publications.

SRM IST will provide an outstanding research environment, hostel facilities, free WiFi, library and multi-cultural research platform. Open opportunities available here give an insight and exposure to collaborate in clinical research and other disciplines. 

Funding agency: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST) has sponsored a research grant entitled "Targeting Epigenetic Regulation for Inhibiting Pancreatic Cancer Stem Cells". 

Eligibility: Age below 25 years as on date 30.09.2018.

Qualification: M.Sc. in Zoology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology or equivalent to any Life sciences degree or M.Tech., in Biotechnology with minimum of 60% marks. 

Preferences: The successful candidate who is highly motivated, ambitious, hard-working, able to work independently and courage to learn new techniques. 

An excellent written and oral command of English with a spirit of team work are desirable.
NET/GATE, ICMR-JRF qualified candidate will be preferred. 

Fellowship: For Post Graduate Degree in Basic sciences with CSIR-NET, GATE, JEST, qualification or GATE qualified Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course: Rs 25,000 + Admissible HRA. For Others: Rs. 16,000 + Admissible HRA.

Tenure of the fellowship: 3 Years

Last Date for Application: Submit your CV on or before 30.09.2018.

Registration for Ph.D. : Selected candidates should register for full time Ph.D. program at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur, Chennai.
Interested candidates can send their detailed resume to:

Dr. P. Kanagaraj, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology
School of Bioengineering
Kanchipuram District
Tamil Nadu - 603203
E-mail: muthammal.kanagaraj@gmail.com

Sunday, September 16, 2018


Department of Medicine
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) 
Department of Medicine, JIPMER, Puducherry will conduct Walk-in interview for the Post of JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW on PURELY TEMPORARY BASIS for the DST-SERB funded Project “Effect of Colchicine in Septic Shock (COLISEPS Trial) – A Pilot Study” on 28th September 2018 in the Department of Medicine, III Floor, Hospital Block, JIPMER, Puducherry-605006. 
Essential Qualifications Post Graduate Degree in Pharmacology, Medical Biotechnology or Biochemistry 
Emoluments Rs.25,000/- + HRA (as per Norms) 
Desirable Qualifications and Experience 
 Good Communication skills in Tamil and Proficiency in English 
 Basic computer knowledge required for data entry and data analysis. 
 Experience : Animal (Mice) handling and Laboratory Molecular techniques 
 Any Publication in Science Citation Indexed Journal 
 National Eligibility Test Qualified (like ICMR-JRF, CSIR-UGC, JGEEBILS) 
Upper Age Limit Not exceeding 28 years as on 28th September 2018. However, can be relaxed for OBC/SC/ST candidates as per norms. 
Details of the Project Title : Effect of Colchicine in Septic Shock (COLISEPS Trial) – A Pilot Study 
Duration : 3 years 
Principal Investigator : Dr. R. Venkateswaran, Assistant Professor of Medicine. 
Interested candidates may Register online and attend the walk-in interview as detailed below:- Online Registration Last date for Registration 21 st September 2018 (Friday). 6:00 PM L
INK : https://goo.gl/MhwhGC Certificate Verification Reporting Time 08.00 AM onwards (of 28th September 2018) The candidates, who report after 9:30 AM will not be considered. Written Test (Screening test) 
Date and Time 28th September 2018 (Friday). 11:00 AM onwards 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Project Assistant and JRF

Mall Road, Delhi – 110007 
POSITIONS OPEN FOR TEMPORARY RESEARCH PROJECT POST (Date of interview – 24 th September, 2018 at 10:30 AM) 
CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB), desires to engage qualified incumbents on purely temporary basis as detailed below: 
(Project Code – HCP0019) “Neutraceuticals and neutritionals
One Post Code-1 
Project Assistant -II 
M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences with at least 55% marks 
30 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
Post Code-2 Project Assistant –III
M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences with at least 55% marks and minimum 2 years of research experience 
35 Years 
Rs. 28,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
(Project Code – GAP0142) “Predictive Analysis software for Dyslipidemia associated complications in Type 2 Diabetes condition (PADyACT2D)" 
One Post Code-3 
M.Sc./M.Tech in Biotechnology/Bioinformatics at least 55% marks and M. Sc. Applicants must be Net qualified. Desirable: Bioinformatics, Network Analysis, Computer programming 
30 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
(Project Code – HCP0013) “Intelligent Systems (IS) - Intelligent Technologies and Solutions” 
One Post Code-4 Research Associate-I 
MD or equivalent with at least 55% marks 
Desirable: Experience in stem cell transplant for thalassemia and sickle cell anemia. 
35 Years 
Rs. 36,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
(Project Code – MLP1804) "Genomics and epigenomics in health and disease (GEHeaD)" 
Three Post Code-5 Project Assistant-II 
M.Sc. or equivalent in any branch of Life Sciences/Chemical Sciences/ Biotechnology with at least 55% marks 
30 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
Two Post Code-6 Project Assistant-III 
M.Sc. or equivalent in any branch of Life Sciences/Chemical Sciences/ Biotechnology with at least 55% marks and minimum two years of experience 
35 Years 
Rs. 28,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
(Project Code – GAP0146) "Department of Biotechnology Consortium on Celiac Disease” 
One Post Code-7 J.R.F.(Project) 
M.Sc. or equivalent in any branch of Life Sciences/Chemical Sciences/ Biotechnology with at least 55% marks 
30 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 31-03-2019 
(Project Code – GAP0173) "Antigen Targeting to Specific Dendritic Cell Receptors as a Strategy to Enhance Cytotoxic T Cell Response" 
One Post Code-8 J.R.F.(Project)
M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences with at least 55% marks Desirable: Experience in mouse handling and metabolic studies 
30 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 05-08-2019 
(Project Code – GAP0149) "Investigation of mechanisms of emerging drug resistance in Trichophyton sp., the major causative agents of fungal skin infections" 
One Post Code-9 J.R.F.(Project) 
M.Sc./B.Tech in Microbiology/ Biochemistry/Biotechnology /Bioinformatics or equivalent with at least 55% marks with CSIR-UGC Net/NETLS/GATE/ICMR-JRF/JAM/DBT-BET or equivalent OR Post-graduate degree in professional course 
Desirable: Microbial handling/Genome informatics & NGS methods. 
28 Years 
Rs. 25,000/- + 30 % HRA per month 
Age relaxation as per Govt. of India instructions. Engagement is for the project and on behalf of the funding agency. The duration of the post is initially as mentioned above or till the closing date of the project, whichever is earlier. Tenure may be extendable up to project duration. Contract may be terminated at any time by giving one-month notice by either side. The applicants will have no claim implicit or explicit for consideration against any CSIR/IGIB post. Candidates should note that non-fulfillment of the eligibility criterion will result in cancellation of candidature at any stage. Those candidates who are still pursuing M.Sc./B.Tech or any qualification for the above post(s) on the last date of application will not be considered. 
How to Apply: 
1. Please fill up the proforma by clicking on the following link HR Online Form. Last date of receiving application is 12-09-2018. No application would be entertained with “result awaited” status or after due date. List of shortlisted candidates and candidates kept in panel will be put up on CSIR-IGIB website. Panel students will be considered for 1 year. If any PI considers that the panel candidate meets his/her requirement for their project, they will be called; otherwise, new advertisement will be put up. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates to attend the interview. The engagement shall be as per guidelines of CSIR/Funding agency. Candidates will have an option to give reply in Hindi. Note: The shortlisted candidates, have to report at 09:00 AM at Mall Road Campus, Delhi - 110007 on the day of interview along with any Photo ID card, (without photo ID card interview will not be conducted). 3 copies of updated signed C. V. (clearly mentioning Date of Birth, Highest Qualification with percentage, Correspondence Address and Email-ID), Dissertation (if any), PhD thesis (if any) and original certificates/Self attested photocopies for verification. Entry will be closed by 10:00 AM. Head, Human Resource 

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

JRF at Kurukshetra

Department of Biotechnology
Kurukshetra University
Applications are invited for one post of ‘Junior Research Fellow’ under the DBT funded Research Project entitled “Applications of xylanase‐pectinase concoction produced concurrently by a bacterial isolate in manufacturing agro‐waste based papers, recycling of mixed office waste and in textile industry” sanctioned to Dr. Ritu Mahajan, Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. The duration of the project is upto 28/12/2020. 
Interested candidates may reach the office of the Chairperson, Department of Biotechnology, Kurukshetra University Kurukshetra for walk in interview at 12 Noon on September 20, 2018 along with their bio-data and original documents. 
No TA/DA will be paid to attend the interview. No separate letter will be issued for the interview. The candidates can also send their CV through e-mail upto September19, 2018. 
Essential qualifications: M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Microbiology with at least 60% marks. Preference will be given to NET/GATE/DBT-BET qualified candidates. 
Desirable: Research experience in Enzyme Technology and Microbial work. 
Salary: Fixed @25000/- p.m. plus H.R.A as per DBT guidelines & co terminus with the project. 
(Dr. Ritu Mahajan) 
Principal Investigator, 
DBT Project 
Department of Biotechnology 
K. U. Kurukshetra 
 Email: ritupanipat@rediffmail.com 
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