NIMHANS JRF Opening 2023 For Life Sciences, Biotech, Biochem, Mol Bio, Microbiology, Biophysics Candidates. MSc, MTech & MPhil Molecular biology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biophysics/ Life Science/ Microbiology vacancy. Interested and eligible applicants can check out all of the details on the same below –
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND NEURO SCIENCES
(INSTITUTE OF NATIONAL IMPORTANCE), BENGALURU – 560 029
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for filling up of the post of a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) on a contract basis for the ICMR project titled “Structure function studies on human Sirtuin-6 in complex with small-molecule modulators: A therapeutic target against neurological disorder”, under Dr. Padavattan Sivaraman, Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics & Principal Investigator.
Name of the Post – Junior Research Fellow
No. of Posts – 01
Name of the Project – “Structure function studies on human Sirtuin-6 in complex with small-molecule modulators: A therapeutic target against neurological disorder”
Name of the PI – Dr. Padavattan Sivaraman
Maximum Age limit – 28 years
Duration of the project – 3 years. (Initial appointment will be made for a period of six months and will be extended further depending upon the performance of the candidate).
How to Apply –
Eligible candidates fulfilling all criteria may apply by sending their resume, copy of age proof and copy of the testimonials addressed by email to [email protected]. Candidates, who apply should invariably mention the Notification No., Date, email ID, Contact No. & Postal address, failing which the application will not be considered. The last date for receipt of the relevant documents is 14 days from the date of notification on the website. Late applications will not be entertained.
Salary Structure –
- Rs. 31,000/- + 24 % HRA per month for candidates with CSIR/UGC-JRF/NET, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF, GATE etc.,
- Rs 25,000/- + 24 % HRA per month for candidates who do not qualify for the National Eligibility test.
Essential Qualification – M.Sc / M.Tech / M.Phil degree in Molecular biology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biophysics/ Life Science/ Microbiology or any other related degree from a recognized institute/University with a good academic record.
Desirable – Candidates with prior research experience in molecular, biochemical, and protein crystallization techniques are desirable.
Nature of Work – The project involves extensive cloning, protein purification, biochemical assay and Protein crystallography techniques. For reference about the laboratory work, candidates are encouraged to read – Jos S et al., (2021) Protein Science (PMID: 34382268), Jos S et al., (2021) J Biomol Struct Dyn (PMID: 34121619), Sharma D et.al. (2019) Nature communications (PMID: 31848352).