Post title: Post- Masters Innovation Fellowship
Advertisement for one position of Post-Masters Innovation fellow (purely temporary basis) under Cluster Innovation Centre in Biotechnology (CIC-B) at Panjab University, Chandigarh.
The CICB is sponsored by Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Govt. of India.
Who can apply? Applicants who have completed their Masters on and after 1st January 2013.
Support of BIRAC Innovation Fellowship: For position of BIRAC Post-Master Innovation Fellowship candidates registered for Ph.D. may also apply. But under such condition the candidate should have completed his/her course work or about to finish it shortly.
BIRAC Innovation fellowship will start for the main Ph.D. work and will be for two years and extendable for one more year based on the project progress, potential and BIRAC discretion. The project approved by the selection committee will be taken forward under the BIRAC fellowship and will also serve the Ph.D. thesis. BIRAC Innovation Fellowship will not be continued for the complete duration of the Ph.D. and candidate should plan his alternate source of funds.
BIRAC Innovation Fellowship for Post Masters: is Rs. 30.00 thousand per month along with BIRAC Innovation Grant of Rs.2.00 Lakhs per year.
Focus Area I: Healthcare Diagnostics Eligibility: Masters in areas of Biotechnology /Microbiology / Microbial Biotechnology/Biomedical Engineering / Life Sciences / Clinical medicines / Bio chemistry / Bio Physics/Pharmaceutical Sciences & allied disciplines
Focus Area II: Bioprocess Technology Eligibility: Masters in areas of Biotechnology / Microbiology / Microbial Biotechnology / Chemical Engineering/ Life Sciences / Food Technology / Pharmaceutical Sciences & allied disciplines BIRAC Innovation Post Masters
Fellowship: Rupees 30,000/- per month and BIRAC Innovation Grant of Rupees 2, 00, 000/- per year
Period of Fellowship: Grant period is 2 years; extendable by one more year depending upon the progress in achieving commercialization
How to Apply: Proposal under UIC scheme has to be submitted by both hard copy and soft copy in the format “Application for the Award of BIRAC Innovation Fellowship” available in the website: “cicb.puchd.ac.in (Opportunities>Jobs)” Download application form and view more details. The soft copy of the proposal should be send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The signed hardcopy of the proposal should be send to the following address: Dr. Rohit Sharma Chief Coordinator Cluster Innovation Centre in Biotechnology Sector 25 (South Campus) Panjab University, Chandigarh- 160014
Last date of application: 13th December 2016
Dr. Rohit Sharma Chief Coordinator Cluster Innovation Centre in Biotechnology Panjab University, Chandigarh