Project Associate-I/Grant in aid scheme / SBST / VIT / Dr. Sudesh R

Tamil Nadu, India
16 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description:

Applications are invited for the post of Project Associate-I for the sponsored project funded by Grant-in-aid Scheme of the Department of Health Research, Government of India to the VIT School of Bio-Science and Technology (SBST), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore, T.N, India.

Title of the Project:

“DNA methylation and its associated gene expression signatures in treatment outcomes of Schizophrenia”

Number of posts:



Master’s Degree in Life Science/Biological Sciences/Engineering or Technology from a recognized university or equivalent with strong academic record.

Desirable (if any):

The candidate should have experience in Basic Molecular biology techniques, Real time PCR/Sequencing. Experience in the area of Next Generation Sequencing data analysis will be given preference. Working knowledge of R/Linux/Python is desirable though not mandatory.

UGC/CSIR/ JRF/LS/GATE qualification is desirable.


Rs. 31,000/- per month + 9 % HRA/ month  

Sponsoring Agency:

Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India


3 years

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Sudesh R, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor,
School of Bio Sciences and Technology,
Vellore Institute of Technology,
Vellore -632 014, Tamil Nadu, India.
Ph: 9176028134

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, scientific accomplishments, experience (if any) and latest passport size photo etc. on or before (25/03/2023) through online

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. The selected candidate will be expected to join at the earliest.

Department: JRF Recruitment
Location: Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted On: 15-Mar-2023