Application Invited for Project Fellow at BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa

Invite applications for the position of Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Biological Sciences at BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa to help with an ICMR sponsored research project.

  • Position: Junior Research Fellow 
  • Project Title: Pathophysiological investigations of sickle cell disease and interventions to improve associated hemorheological abnormalities.
  • Project Duration: Initially 1 year (3 years, subject to performance-based extension)
  • Fellowship Amount: 31000 pm (through Industry / Investigator resources)
  • Application Deadline: 27th February, 2024

Principal Investigator: Prof. Suman Kundu,  Co-Investigators: Dr. Rabindra K Jena (SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack, Odisha) and Dr. Raviprasad Aduri (BITS Goa)


M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Life Sciences (relevant disciplines) or M.Tech/M.E.(Biotechnology) or M.Pharm/B.Pharm (4 years) graduates from reputed University/Institute. It is desirable that the candidate is selected through a process described through any one of the following:

  • Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests CSIR–UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE.
  • The Selection process through National level examinations conducted by central Government departments and their agencies such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, etc.
  • Based on performance in an interview conducted by an expert panel or supported by industry.
  • Prior exposure to chemical/ biochemical/ pharmacological techniques/ mass spectrometry or clinical research will be an advantage.

How to Apply

Interested candidates may send application and curriculum vitae with details of research experience to the principal investigator (email: by 27-Feb-2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted via e-mail for online interview.

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