JRF- DST – SERB Funded Project in CBCMT

from 0 to 3 year(s) of Experience

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the (DST - SERB)funded Project in Centre for Biomaterials, Cellular and Molecular Theranostics (CBCMT)

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

“Design and fabrication of 3D printed gold nanorods loaded vascularized conducting starch
composite-based cardiac patch- An attempt to make an indigenous engineered cardiac patch

Number of positions

One [01]

Qualification & Experience: M.Tech / M.E./ M.S. in Bioengineering/ Biotechnology/ Chemical
Engineering/ Materials science & Engineering / Nanotechnology/ Nanomedical sciences/ Biomedical Engineerng; M.Pharm with the final year project in the area of tissue engineering or drug delivery systems;M.Sc Chemistry/ Nanosciences; M.B.B.S. with some research experience in stem cells or nanomedicine; B.Tech / B.E in Materials Engineering / Mechanical Engineering or a related field with two years’ research experience in 3D bioprinting


Rs. 31,000/- + HRA 8% for Two years (For candidate with NET/GATE)

For candidate without NET/GATE, stipend will be fixed as per institute norms

Sponsoring Agency



2 years.

Principal Investigator

Dr. ARUNKUMAR PALANIAPPAN, Assistant Professor,

Centre for Biomaterials,Cellular and Molecular Theranostics (CBCMT),

Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore – 632 014.

Apply with your resume and other relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (18/01/2021) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

Note: Selected candidate can register for Ph.D. at VIT.

Salary: INR 3,25,000 - 3,75,000 PA.

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional AreaTeaching, Education, Training, Counselling


Key Skills

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG:MBBS - Medicine, B.Sc - Bio-Chemistry, Chemistry, B.Tech/B.E. - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology, Biomedical, Mechanical, Chemical

PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, Bio-Chemistry, M.Tech - Chemical, Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology, Biomedical

Doctorate:Doctorate Not Required

Institution Profile

Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memoranda of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.
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