Applications are invited for one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position under the following ICMR-sponsored project:
Details of the Position
Title of the project: Targeting autophagic pathway to override Imatinib resistance in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Principal Investigator: Dr. Avik Acharya Chowdhury, Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology, JIS University, Kolkata
Essential Qualification: M.Sc. Degree in Life Sciences/Biological Science/ Molecular Biology/Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Chemistry from a recognized University/ Institute with valid NET/GATE qualification. Candidate should have minimum 55% marks in all examinations.
Age limit: Must not be over 30 years as on 03.01.2023, which is relaxable for certain reserved categories as per rules of Government of India.
Fellowship: Rs. 31,000/- (pm) + 27% HRA
Project duration: Initially one year and may be extended for another 2 years based on performance of the candidate and availability of funds.
- Last date of receipt of application: 3rd January, 2023
How to Apply
The application must be sent by 03rd January, 2023 to firstname.lastname@example.org (clearly mention Application for ICMR Project Position in the subject line). The mail must contain the following in a single PDF file:
- One-page motivation letter (explaining suitability for the position)
- Curriculum Vitae (CV) including Name and contact details of two referees
- NET/GATE qualification certificate
- All certificates and mark sheets
The candidate is expected to enrol for the Ph.D. program and work in areas directly related to the projects. After completion of two years, an external assessment by the University where the candidate is enrolled for Ph.D. is mandatory for upgradation from JRF to SRF. The fellow may be awarded SRF after successful assessment.