Exciting Job Opportunity at NII Delhi – Apply Now for Senior Research Fellow (Project) Role!


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NEW DELHI-110067


Applications are invited for the position of Senior Research Fellow (Project) for the
following time-bound sponsored project as per the details given below:

Name of the Post: Senior Research Fellow (Project) (One position only)


Project Title: Human Immunology Program

Duration of the Project: Until 09/02/2025


Tenable up to: 09/02/2025

Post: Senior Research Fellow (Project)

No. of Posts: 1

Project Investigator: Name: Dr. Nimesh Gupta

Email ID: [email protected]

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. or M.Tech. in any area of life sciences with a minimum of two years of post M.Sc. experience. Candidates should have cleared any National Level Eligibility Test (NET/GATE etc).

Emoluments; The selected candidates will receive consolidated emoluments of Rs. 35,000/- per month plus 24% HRA (as per DST OM dated 30.01.2019).

Job Description & Desired Knowledge

The selected candidate is expected to work in the NII Human Immunology Program,
which is aimed at elucidating the baseline immunity in the Indian population in a steady
state. Particularly, the candidate will examine the magnitude and function of CD4+ T cells
specific to SARS-CoV-2, Influenza virus, Dengue virus etc. at a single cell level using
cutting-edge T-cell assays. Most of the work will utilize PBMCs and serum as the sample
from individuals enrolled in this study.

Interested candidate should have basic concepts of immunology and expected to have
skills in clinical research.

Hands-on experience in Flow Cytometry, Cell sorting using magnetic columns or
FACS, human primary cell culture, PBMC handling, RNA isolation, quantitative
real-time PCR, NGS library preparation, NGS data analysis etc. is required.

Candidates with hands-on experience in the human immunology research of vaccines or
virus infections will be preferred.

General Terms & Conditions

  1. The selected candidates will be on a contract for one year or the duration of the project, whichever is shorter.
  2. Hostel/housing facility may be provided to female candidates.
  3. Applicants should clearly mention their category (SC/ST/OBC/PH) and attach documentary proof.
  4. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
  5. Curriculum Vitae should contain details of experimental expertise and list of publications.
  6. Canvassing in any form will lead to disqualification.

How to Apply

Interested candidates may apply directly, STRICTLY IN THE PRESCRIBED FORMAT,through e-mail, to the Investigator of the project, clearly indicating the name of the project along with their complete C.V., e-mail id, fax numbers, telephone numbers. All the necessary documents should be send as one PDF file. The PDF file should be named as – ‘Name of applicant_Position applied’. Only Short listed candidates will be called for interview and they required to submit attested copies of all their certificates and a Demand Draft of Rs 100/- drawn on Canara Bank or Indian Bank payable at Delhi/New Delhi in favour of the Director, NII (SC/STPH and Women candidates are exempted from payment of fees) subject to submission of documentary proof), at the time of interview.

Last Date of Receipt of Applications: 30.01.2024

Download the application format here

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