National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneshwar, is a unique institution in India, committed to generation, dissemination and preservation of knowledge in basic sciences, integrated with the goal to create a zeal and fervor in minds of the young buds of the nation towards scientific temper. The Institute is affiliated with Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI), Mumbai, a deemed research university that oversees academic programs at Institutions that are part of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) structure.
Post : Senior Project Associate (SPA)
Applications are invited from the Indian Citizens for one Senior Project Associate (SPA) position under DAE Plan Project RIN- 4002-SBS-Basic Research in Biological Sciences for Dr. Subhasis Chattopadhyay’s “Cellular Immunology Lab” in the School of Biological Sciences, at National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar.
Essential Qualification / Eligibility Criteria : 1. Master’s degree in the relevant areas of Biological Sciences or equivalent.
2. Minimum Four years of experience in research and development in industrial and academic Institutions or science and technology organizations.
OR Doctoral Degree in the relevant areas of Biological Sciences from a recognized university or equivalent.
Upper Age Limit : 40 Years
Monthly Fellowship : Rs. 42000/- (HRA may be paid as per applicable rates if no accommodation is provided by the Institute)
Desirable qualification / experience : A highly self-motivated candidate with relevant publications in the field of Cellular Immunology. The candidate(s) should submit a brief research project proposal relevant to the lab work.
Laboratory outline : The Cellular Immunology Research lab headed by Dr. Subhasis Chattopadhyay, is pursuing investigations towards unraveling the role of Cell Mediated Immunity (CMI) and its regulation associated to Infection Immunity, Cancer Immunity and Inflammation. Research with cell lines, primary cells, human blood samples and mice models are the prime components for our ongoing experimental studies. Such understanding will be helpful towards designing future immuno- therapeutic strategies to control various diseases.
The position is purely temporary and coterminous with project duration. Initially the appointment will be made for less than a year time which may be extended depending upon the project requirement. Interested candidates need to send their application in the prescribed form (given at Page No.2-3) through email only to email@example.com with a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application should have the documents
(a) Scanned copy of the filled-in form with signature of the applicant
(b) Scanned copies of the certificates in support of educational qualifications and work experience
(c) A covering letter that mentions the specific research area outlined above they would like to be considered in.
(d) A detailed academic CV, list of publications and names of two academic referees.
(e) A statement of research interests.
Incomplete applications, applications without signature of the candidate, applications without supporting documents as stated above and the applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Only the shortlisted candidates may be called for the test / Interview / Seminar Presentation either through online or offline mode.
No TA/DA will be paid to the candidate called for appearing in the test / interview / Seminar Presentation or for joining the position if selected.
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