Friday, September 29, 2017

Young Researcher Fellowship

Indian National Science Academy 
Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, 
New Delhi-110 002 
Call For Indo-Japanese Joint Project on 
Establishment of Young Researcher Fellowship Programme 2017-18” 
Supported by the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India INSA invites applications from outstanding Indian scientists/researchers holding Ph.D. degree and having regular positions in Indian recognized S&T Institutions/Universities in any field of natural science (basic and applied), engineering science, mathematics, statistics, health and multi-disciplinary research in science & technology to visit Japan for a period of 2 to 6 months under Indo-Japanese Joint Project on “Establishment of Young Researcher Fellowship Programme 2017-18” supported by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. 
Application forms and other detailed information including eligibility criteria are available on INSA website:
Complete application in the prescribed format endorsed by the Head of the Institution should reach INSA, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002, latest by 25 October 2017.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

JRF at NIT, Raipur

Applications are invited for the post of a Junior Research Fellow in a DST-SERB for Early Career Research award project entitled “Development of Differential Multimodal Spectral Imaging system to detect foot sole risk areas in Diabetic patients” to be executed in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur. 

ELIGIBILITY Educational Qualification :M.E/ M.Tech in Biomedical Engineering, Bioengineering, Medical Electronics, Applied Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, BioPhysics, Biophotonics, Electronics and Communication Engineering or M.Sc in Bioelectronics, Biophysics with NET/GATE qualification or B.E/ B.Tech in Biomedical Engineering, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering with GATE qualification. (M.Tech Final semester candidates waiting for final results may also apply) 
Funding Agency : DST -Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB) 
Consolidated Fellowship Amount : Rs. 25,000/- for the first year and Rs. 28,000/- for the second year  
Duration of the project : 2 years 
Applications completed in all respects should reach the undersigned by 17-10-2017 and applicants should appear for the walk in interview on 24-10-2017 at 11.30 AM in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur. 
Terms and Conditions: 
1. The above position is purely temporary and Continuation of the fellowship is subject to satisfactory performance and review after each year. 
2. Candidates are required to appear for the interview with photocopy of the application form, curriculum vitae, and all relevant original certificates with a set of self -attested photocopies of the certificates. 
3. No TA/DA is permissible for appearing for interview. 
4. Selected candidates will not be permitted to claim for any regular/part time appointments in this institute or any other institutes during this period. 
5. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature and the appointment shall be co-terminus with the project. 
 For further details please contact: Dr. R. Periyasamy Principal Investigator Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering Department NIT Raipur, Chattishgarh-492010 +91-9179826937 
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Friday, September 15, 2017


A position for a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) is available in the research group of Dr. Rituparna Sinha Roy, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biological Science, IISER Kolkata.
The research involves  cell biology, cancer biology, nanotechnology and peptide based work.
1. Title of project: Harnessing physically diverse nanoscale materials for siRNA delivery to overcome cancer resistance.
2. Funding agency: DST-SERB
3. Principle investigator: Dr. Rituparna Sinha Roy,
Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences
4. Position: Project-JRF
5. Fellowship: Rs. 25000/- +HRA. HRA will be provided in the case of non-availability of hostel facility on campus.
6. Duration: 12 months, with possibility of renewal upon satisfactory performance
7. Basic Eligibility Criteria: M.Sc in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Zoology, with minimum 60% marks, or minimum CGPA of 7.5.  Candidates needs to have CSIR NET-LS/valid GATE score.
8. Additional experience (desirable): Exposure to cell biology, nanotechnology, peptide based work and it is desirable that candidate have publication.
9. Age limit: Not more than 28 years as on 30th September, 2017.
10. How to apply: Eligible candidates should send the hardcopy of their detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), self-attested copies of marksheets and certificates from Std. XII onwards, and a brief covering letter explaining their motivation via speed-post or courier service to: Dr. Rituparna Sinha Roy Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences Indian Institute of Science Education and Research(IISER) Kolkata Mohanpur, Dist. Nadia W. Bengal, Pin – 741246.   Phone: +91-33-66340021
CV should have candidate’s name, detailed contact information (address, e-mail and cell no.), date of birth, detailed academic background (subjects and mark informations from 10th class onwards and the name of the school/college/university).
* The envelope should be marked as “Application for JRF position”
* Interested candidate should send e-mail with cv to Dr. Rituparna Sinha Roy (, with the Subject line: “Application for JRF (SERB) position”.
This softcopy application (sent by e-mail)  should not have  the scanned copy of your mark sheets.
11. Last date for receiving applications: September 18th, 2017 (Monday)
12. Interview: Short-listed applicants will be invited (via email) for an oral interview at IISER Kolkata, Mohanpur Campus.
13. Conditions: No TA / DA will be provided to the candidate for the interview. The decision of the selection committee will be final.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

JRF at IIT, Delhi

Industrial Research & Development Unit
Hauz Khas, 
New Delhi -110016 
Advertisement No.: IITD/IRD/152/2017 
Candidates of Indian nationality are invited to appear for the Walk-in test / interview for project appointments under the following project. Appointment shall be on contractual basis on consolidated pay renewable yearly or upto the duration of the project, whichever is earlier. 
Title of the Project Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) – Based De Novo Assembly of Expressed Transcripts and Genome Information in North-East India (RP02943) 
Funding Agency Department of Biotechnology (DBT) 
Name of the Project Investigator Prof. D. Sundar Deptt/.Centre Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology 
Duration of the Project Upto: 06.08.2018 
Jr. Research Fellow (1) 
Rs.25,000/- p.m. plus HRA @ 30% Or Rs.12,000/- p.m. plus HRA @ 30% (without NET qualified candidates) 
Essential: Candidates having first class B. Tech. / M.Sc. Degree or equivalent in Bioinformatics / Biotechnology / Life Sciences / Molecular Biology or any other related field with NET. 
Desirable: Candidates having computer skills (Linux, Perl, Java, MySQL) and / or experience in next generation sequencing (NGS), data analysis, pathway analysis, MD Simulations will be preferred. 
Project Assistant (1) 
Rs.8,000/- p.m. (consolidated) 
12th class passed with minimum second division. A minimum of one year experience of working in a bioinformatics laboratory. 
Knowledge of office procedures, lab record keeping and maintenance. 
Walk In Test / Date of Interview 20/09/2017 03.00 p.m. 
Committee Room No. 230, Block-I, Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016. 
The candidates who fulfill the above qualifications/experience should appear for the interview. Kindly bring your formal application on Form No. IRD/REC-4, which can be downloaded from IRD Website ( through proper channel along with complete information regarding educational qualifications indicating percentage of marks of each examination passed, details of work experience and a recent passport size photograph, along with original certificates (both academic & professional) for verification on the date of interview. No candidate, who is already employed at the Institute / IRD shall be interviewed unless his/her application has been duly forwarded by their concerned establishment/sections. 5% relaxation of marks may be granted to the SC/ST Candidates. In case of selection of a retired/superannuated government employee, his/her salary will be fixed as per prevailing IRD norms. In case any clarification is required on eligibility regarding the above post, the candidate may contact Prof. D. Sundar at his e-mail id: (V.K. Vashistha) 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

JRF at ICAR, NewDelhi

New Delhi-110012 
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for walk-in-interview on 25- 09-2017 at 10.30 a.m. for one post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF), purely on contractual basis at Division of Microbiology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi - 110012. 
DBT funded project titled “India-UK Nitrogen Fixation Center (IUNFC)” 

Essential qualification Master’s degree in Microbial Biotechnology/Microbiology/Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics with 4/5 years bachelor’s degree. Those with 3 years bachelor’s degree must have UGC/CSIR/ICAR NET qualification or equivalent or Ph.D. in any of above disciplines (As per ICAR Memorandum F. No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD Dated 13.07.2015 and F. No. Agri. 2 Edn./6/27/2014/HRD Dated 09.10.2015) 
Desirable qualification
1. Demonstrated experience in basic molecular biological techniques, gene cloning, gene function and characterization. 
2. Basic bioinformatics tools of sequence analysis, expression analysis. 
Rs. 25000 + 30% HRA (As per ICAR memorandum F. No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HR D Dated 13.07.2015 and F.No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HR D Dated 09.10.2015) 35 years for men & 40 years for women (Relaxation for SC/ST/OBC candidates as per Govt. rules) One year or till completion of the project whichever is earlier.