Advertisement for the Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under the ‘DST-SERB’ Project at Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali (An Autonomous Institute supported by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India)
Title: Nanoparticle-mediated inhibition of PRDX2 for selective killing of CHEK2- defective colorectal cancer cells by synthetic lethality
Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for engagement as Junior Research Fellow in the research project funded by DST-SERB, Government of India, under the supervision of Dr Rehan Khan, Principal Investigator, Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali. Principal Investigator: Dr. Rehan Khan Name of the position available: Junior Research Fellow (Project) Number of positions available: One
Qualification: Essential: M.Sc./ M. Tech in Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Toxicology/ Nanoscience with NET/GATE qualification or post graduate degree in professional course.
Desirable: Candidate having research experience in mammalian cell culture, cancer biology and development of nanoformulation for drug delivery will be preferred.
Age limit: Must not be over 28 years as on May 5, 2016 (relaxable as per the norms/orders of Government of India).
Salary: Rs. 25000/- (consolidated) Project duration: 3 years General Terms and Conditions: The position is temporary and renewable each year subject to satisfactory performance for a maximum of three years. The position is co-terminus with the project. Candidate selected for this position can also apply for the regular PhD program of INST provided they satisfy eligibility criteria.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark sheets and other testimonials must be presented at the time of interview. Self-attested photocopies of these documents is to be sent along with application. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview and no other communication in this regard will be entertained. Completed applications in the prescribed format as annexed should reach to the following address on or before May 5, 2016 by speed-post or via email attachment (complete one combined PDF) addressed to:
Dr. Rehan Khan Scientist Institute of Nanoscience and Technology (INST), Mohali Habitat Centre, Sector 64, Phase-10, S.A.S. Nagar, Mohali-160064, Punjab Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com