Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/PA-1 on contract basis to work in a time bound DBT sponsored research project ((BT/PR41974/MED/97/549/2021)) sanctioned to the undersigned at the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Central University of Tamil Nadu
Position: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/PA-1 – 1 post
Project Title: Development of an aptamer nanozyme based colorimetric assay for paediatric Scrub typhus
Tenure of Position: 1 year, extendable annually till the completion of the project period, subject to satisfactory performance
Essential Qualification: MSc in Life Science/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Molecular biology/ Biotechnology and other relevant disciplines with a minimum of 55% with NET/ICMR-JRF/DBT-JRF and other national level exams OR PA-1 (exempted from qualifying National level examination).
Desirable: Experience in construction of plasmids, protein expression, aptamer synthesis, Lateral flow, Point of care assay development and any other relevant molecular biology work experience
Age Limit: As specified by the DST and DBT and as per rules of Govt. of India
Documents to be presented at the time of interview:
- Filled in application in the format attached, covering letter, detailed curriculum vitae
- Original and attested photocopies of all documents, certificates, degree and mark sheets
- Original and attested copy of GATE score card/ UGC-CSIR JRF/NET examination result if any
- Copies of certificates/ testimonials/ documents which the candidate may wish to bring to the knowledge of the selection committee.
Last date of application: 21.01.24
Filled in Application and short CV with PG, UG, Research experience, publication
details in a single PDF file to be sent to mail ids only: [email protected] or
The time and Date of Walk-in Interview will be intimated to the shortlisted candidates.
For further details regarding the project, please contact:
Dr. Sujit Kumar Behera (Principal Investigator)
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Central University of Tamil Nadu
Thiruvarur 610 005, Tamil Nadu.
E-mail: [email protected]