Project Scientist Position in IISER, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, Pay- Rs. 56,000.00 + HRA/- per month

Faculty Position 2019 in IISER-TVM, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Designation/Position- Project Scientist Position in IISER

IISER, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, invites applications for Project Scientist Position in IISER from eligible and interested candidates

About- Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for the promotion of high-quality science education and research in the country.

Research/Job Area- In any discipline of Life Sciences

Location- Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India


Minimum Educational qualification
(as prescribed by the funding agency)
PhD in any discipline of Life Sciences with relevant research experience.Post-graduate degree passed with first class, must have qualified national level exams conducted by CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICMR etc., and have more than three years of research experience in the relevant field.
Desirable qualificationsThe candidate should be highly motivated to do basic research in biology, academically excellent. Must have technical expertise (at least in part) required for the project, such as animal handling (mouse), cell culture, microscopy, molecular biology, biochemistry techniques and histology
AgeNot exceeding 35 years with 3-5 years relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/Women and Physically disabled as per government norms

Job/Position Description- 

The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis:

Name of PostProject Research Scientist
Title of ProjectModulating cellular metabolism to enhance neural stem cell function in adult mammalian brain
Funding agencyIndian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
Number of posts01
Fellowship amountRs. 56000+HRA
Tenure of the postOne year (Performance will be reviewed after 6 months, extendable on the basis of performance; project duration 3 years)

How to Apply- 

Completed applications should be sent by email to pasobiology[at]iisertvm[dot]ac[dot]in, with the subject line “Application for ICMR sponsored NSC project: Your Name”. The application should include a detailed resume with sufficient information of past research work, a one page statement of interest in biological research, contact details, a photograph, and scanned copies of educational/professional qualifications and reprints of research articles, if any. Incomplete applications or applications failing to meet the minimum criteria will be disqualified. The candidate should also add the name and contact details of two referees who can comment on their academic and technical abilities.

Last Date for Apply– 29 February 2024

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