National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) was founded by Sir Robert McCarrison in the year 1918 as ‘Beri-Beri’ Enquiry Unit in a single room laboratory at the Pasteur Institute, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. Within a short span of seven years, this unit blossomed into a "Deficiency Disease Enquiry" and later in 1928, emerged as full-fledged "Nutrition Research Laboratories" (NRL) with Dr. McCarrison as its first Director. It was shifted to Hyderabad in 1958.
Eligible candidates are invited to attend a WALK-IN-INTERVIEW at this Institute On 23rd February, 2012 at 09.30 A.M. onwards for filling up of Five ( 5 ) Junior Research Fellowships at this Institute.
Post: JRF - 5 posts
1st class M.Sc., in Biochemistry / Nutrition / Biotechnology / Zoology/Environmental Sciences/Life Sciences and they must have qualified in the ICMR/CSIR/UGC/DST/DBT-NET qualified JRF-Fellowship exams with fellowship.
Desirable: Biomarkers of micronutrient status, Vitamin A nutrition, molecular basis of diabetic eye diseases, probiotic & immunity and pesticide contaminant in foods.
Age: Below 30 years
Stipend: As per ICMR/CSIR/UGC/DST/DBT rules respectively.
The candidates should bring all original certificates of educational qualifications, ICMR/ CSIR/UGC/DST/DBT-NET / JRF-Fellowship qualified award letter and caste along with a set of photocopies of the same and a latest passport size photo, while attending the Walk-in-Interview. No TA/DA will be paid for this Purpose.
General Conditions: ICMR/UGC/CSIR/DST/DBT Fellowship Rules are applicable for the above JRFs. The selected candidate will have no right to claim for any regular employment at this Institute. The Director and Appointing Authority has the right to accept/reject any application without assigning any reason and no correspondence in this matter will be entertained.
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NUTRITION
(INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH)
Tarnaka,Jamai-Osmanai, HYDERABAD – 500007
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