Junior Research Fellow for Stem Cell-Based Neural Tissue Engineering Project

Tamil Nadu, India
21 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)for Translational Research - Stem Cell-based Neural Tissue Engineering Project:

Title of the Project: Human dental pulp stem cells as a multifaceted tool for accelerating neural regeneration
Duration: 3 Years
Location: Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore


M.Sc/ M. Tech (Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Biotechnology, Biology, and Biomedical Sciences) with a minimum of 55% marks.

Skill set required:

Candidate with work experience in biomaterial synthesis, scaffold fabrication and stem cell culture is desirable.

Stipend: Rs.20,000/- per month (consolidated)

Work functions of the JRF: The JRF will be required to do full time research related to this specific project, in particular biomaterial synthesis and characterization, scaffold fabrication, biological assays, dental stem cell culture.

Principal Investigator:

Dr.Murugan Ramalingam
Centre for Biomaterials, Cellular and Molecular Theranostics (CBCMT)
School of Mechanical Engineering
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT),Vellore 632014

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (30/11/2019) through online

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing for 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


stem cells

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


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

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.