Project Research Scientist I/ICMR/CBCMT

Tamil Nadu, India
14 Feb 2024
27 Feb 2024
2024021310243923
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description:  

Applications are invited for the post of Project Research Scientist I (Non-Medical) for the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) funded project in Centre for Biomaterials Cellular and Molecular Theranostics (CBCMT), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) – Vellore- 632014, Tamilnadu.

Title of the Project:

 3D printed nano-engineered sublingual patch with viral-mimetic nanoparticles for non-invasive delivery of Insulin

Qualification (Essential):

  1. First Class Post-Graduate (PG) Degrees including integrated PG degrees in Chemistry/Biotechnology/Bioscience/Life sciences/Pharmaceutics or equivalent
  2. Second class PG degrees including integrated PG degrees with PhD

For example

  • M.Sc. in Chemistry/Biotechnology/Bioscience/Life sciences/ or equivalent or
  • M.Tech. / M.E. / M.S.  in Bioengineering / Biotechnology/ Nanotechnology/Material Science or equivalent; M.Pharm - Pharmaceutics

Qualification (Desirable):

Candidates having hands-on experience in the area of drug delivery systems/3D printing / Nano-medicine / tissue engineering/biomaterials/animal experimentation will be preferred.

Stipend:

Rs. 56,000/- + 9% HRA per month (for first two years), Rs. 58,800/- per month + 9% HRA (for the third year) for candidate with ICMR/DBT/CSIR JRF/Valid GATE score. For non JRF/GATE qualified candidates, the stipend will be paid as per the Institute’s norms.

Sponsoring Agency:

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

Duration:

3 years

Principal Investigator: 

Dr. Arunkumar Palaniappan, Assistant Professor Senior, Centre for Biomaterials Cellular and Molecular 

Investigators: 

Theranostics (CBCMT), Vellore Institute of Technology – Vellore- 632014, Tamilnadu.

Dr. Arunkumar Palaniappan, Assistant Professor Senior, Centre for Biomaterials Cellular and Molecular  Theranostics (CBCMT), Vellore Institute of Technology – Vellore- 632014, Tamilnadu.

Dr. Sankar Ganesh Devaraj, Assistant Professor Senior, School of Bioscience and Technology (SBST), VIT Vellore

Dr. Sunil P M., Director,  Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Oral and maxillofacial pathology, Sri Anjaneya institute of Dental Sciences.

Co-Principal:

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 (27/02/2024) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

To apply online http://careers.vit.ac.in, Indicate project title, and the post applied for in the application. No TA and DA will be paid for appearing in 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.

Note: Interested candidate with PG Degrees can register for Ph.D. at VIT Vellore.

JOB Location: VIT – Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
Department: JRF Recruitment
Skills Required: Candidates having hands-on experience in the area of drug delivery systems/3D printing / Nano-medicine / tissue engineering/biomaterials/animal experimentation will be preferred.
Location: VIT, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India