Department of Clinical Immunology
Puducherry 605 006
CEFIPRA RESEARCH PROJECT
Applications are invited for the following post under the DST-CEFIPRA funded advanced collaborative research project titled “The Immuno-Psychiatry in South India Study (IPS): Immunogenetic and Immuno-phenotype Characterization of Major Psychoses”
Senior Research Fellow: No. of posts – 1
Duration: Time bound for a period of 1 year (likely to be extended beyond 1 year based on performance). The post is purely temporary in nature, co-terminus with the project.
Educational Qualification: M. Sc. (Biotechnology/ Immunology/ Molecular Biology/ Genetics), M. Tech (Biotechnology/ Genetic Engineering)
Experience: Two years’ research experience in molecular biology/ immunology in an institution of national repute is essential.
Age Limit: The upper age limit is 32 years as on 30th September 2015
DESIRABLE: Candidates with experience in PCR, RT-PCR, cell culture, FACS, DNA sequencing, multiplexing and a strong background in biostatistics will be given preference.
Salary: Consolidated salary of Rs. 18,000/- + 20% HRA (likely to change subject to revision by CEFIPRA).
NOTE: The SRF is expected to coordinate work between the collaborating departments of Clinical Immunology and Psychiatry at JIPMER (Pondicherry) and CBST, VIT University (Vellore). Interested candidates may send by post, their profile in the attached format, along with copies of proof of educational qualifications and experience, to reach us on or before Tuesday, 15th September 2015, 4pm. The soft copies of the above documents must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before the same date. The envelope should be superscribed as “Application for the post of SRF- CEFIPRA/Immuno/JIPMER”. The date of interview will be intimated to the shortlisted candidates by e-mail.
No separate letters will be sent. No TA/ DA will be given for attending the interview.
Mailing Address: Dr. V. S. NEGI, Principal Investigator, IFCPAR/ CEFIPRA Research Project.