Vacancy for Research Associate in Indian Journal of Medical Research Unit


The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, the apex body in India for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research, is one of the oldest medical research bodies in the world.  The ICMR has always attempted to address itself to the growing demands of scientific advances in biomedical research on the one hand, and to the need of finding practical solutions to the health problems of the country, on the other. The ICMR has come a long way from the days when it was known as the IRFA, but the Council is conscious of the fact that it still has miles to go in pursuit of scientific achievements as well as health targets.

Applications are invited on plain paper for one purely temporary post of Research Associate (RA)-I on contractual basis in the Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR) Unit.

Qualifications Essential: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in any field of Life/Biological Sciences.

Desirable : Knowledge of  IT/Computers and publication of research articles.

Age : Up to 40 years (as on 31-01-2019)

Salary : Rs. 36,000 per month (consolidated) plus HRA as per ICMR rules

The selected candidate will work in the Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR) Unit. He/she will be associated with the Journal and among other assignments, will help in the web-based editorial management of the journal.

The candidates fulfilling essential and desirable qualifications and experience will be invited to attend the Interview at the ICMR Headquarters, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi on a later date. The candidates are requested to submit their application in the enclosed format with complete details with a recent passport size photograph duly affixed on it, and attested photocopies of relevant certificates, experience certificates and Abstract page of their all published papers published in various journals by January 31, 2019, till 4:00 pm to the office of Senior Administrative Officer, in room number 203/209. Phone/mobile number and e mail address need to be provided in the application. Eligible candidates who will be called for interview are required to bring five sets of photocopies of their Curriculum Vitae and all other certificates/ testimonials as also the original certificates for verification.   

The post is purely temporary till the duration of the contract. The selected candidate will be governed by the ICMR rules applicable to temporary project staff. He/she will have no claim for regular appointment under ICMR. Benefits of Provident Fund, CCA, Leave Travel Concession, Medical claim etc. are not admissible.    

No TA/DA will be paid for attending interview.

Last Date : January 31, 2019, till 4:00 pm

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