VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Senior Research Fellow for ICMR

Location
Tamil Nadu, India
Posted
14 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Oct 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) for ICMR (Project No.: No. 5/8-I(1) /2019-20-ECD-II), in the Centre for Bioseparation Technology (CBST), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore

Title of the Project : Development of a rapid diagnostic platform to detect antibodies to Salmonella typhi using a synthetic & unique Salmonella specific outer membrane antigen fragment

Qualification : Post Graduate Degree in Life -Sciences/ Microbiology/ Biotechnology or and any other relevant area of biology with NET/GATE with
minimum of two years of research experience.

Desirable (if any) Candidates having very good research experience in immunological/ immunoanalytical assays and synthetic peptide conjugate chemistry will be highly preferred. Selected candidate would need to join immediately.

Stipend : Rs.35,000 /- per month + 8 % HRA for 2 years
Candidates without NET, fellowship will be paid as per the institute norms.
Sponsoring Agency : Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) New-Delhi, Government of India
Duration : 2 Years

Principal Investigator :

Dr. N.S. Jayaprakash
Associate Professor
Centre for Bioseparation Technology
VIT, Vellore, TN-632014
Email: nsjayaprakash@vit.ac.in

Co-Investigator :

Dr. Krishnan V.
Professor
Centre for Bioseparation Technology
VIT, Vellore
Tamil Nadu-632014

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc. on or before 25/10/2019 through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing the interview.

Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee

Keyskills

Research
Project Development

Desired Candidate Profile Please refer to the Job description above

Education-

UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology
PG: M.Tech - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology, MS/M.Sc(Science) - Biotechnology, Microbiology

Company Profile Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students.