Project Scientist Position-I in INST, Mohali (Punjab), India

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Project Scientist Position-I in INST, Mohali (Punjab), India

Designation/Position- Project Scientist Position-I in INST

INST, Mohali (Punjab), India invites applications for Project Scientist Position-I in INST from eligible and interested candidates

About- Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST), Mohali (Punjab) is an autonomous research institution under the aegis of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, focusing on R&D of specific areas in Nano Science and Technology leading to new phenomena, processes, products and devices.

Research Area: Computational Biology/Chemistry, BioSciences/Chemical Biology/Bioinformatics

Location: Mohali, Punjab



1. First Class Post Graduate Degree, including the integrated PG Degrees (Computational Biology/Chemistry, BioSciences/Chemical Biology/Bioinformatics)  

2. Second Class Post Graduate Degree, including the integrated PG Degrees with PhD (Computational Biology/Chemistry, BioSciences/Chemical Biology/Bioinformatics)  

Desirable Experience: Research experience in Computational Biology/Chemistry and Bioinformatics, Molecular Dynamics Simulations,  programming knowledge in Phyton, and experience in handling big data and Data Analysis, Density Functional Theory (DFT)

Age limit:  Must not be over 35 years as of 07.07.2024, which is relaxable for specific reserved categories as per the rules of the Government of India.

Job Description:

Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical) under the ICMR-funded project at the Institute of Nano Science and Technology

Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for engagement of Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical) in the research project funded by ICMR, Government of India, at the Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali.

Title of the Research Project:  Noninvasive and in situ forming peptide-polymer hydrogel containing CPP decorated nanoparticles/photoresponsive agents with crystallin aggregates disaggregating propensity for potential cataract therapy

Nature of the Project: The computational & bio-informatic part of the project will be conducted in strong collaboration with the experimental counterparts, Dr. Jiban J. Panda (Principal Investigator).  

Project Investigators: Prof. Md. Ehesan Ali, Scientist-F  

Name of the position available: Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical)  

Number of positions available: 1

Fellowship: Rs. 56,000/- pm + HRA as applicable  

Last date of receipt of application: 07.07.2024

Mode of Interview: Hybrid mode (Online/Offline)

Duration: Initially one year and may be extended based on the candidate’s performance and availability of funds.

How to Apply:

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview through email, and no other communication in this regard will be entertained.

Completed applications in the prescribed format as annexed should reach to the following address by 07.07.2024 via email attachment (complete one combined PDF) addressed to:

Candidates must submit the following ‘Online Synopsis’ and the formal application forms.

Note: Candidates are required to submit the application form duly filled in the prescribed format only along with all certificates, failing which application cannot be considered.  

Candidates can contact the following address with any query regarding this position.

Prof. Md. Ehesan Ali


Institute of Nanoscience and Technology (INST), 

Sector 81, Knowledge City, SAS Nagar,

Mohali-140306, Punjab 

Ph No.: 0172-2297000/7050



Last Date for Apply: 07 July 2024

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