Junior Research Fellow – ICMR Funded Project in CBST

from 0 to 2 year(s) of Experience

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the ICMR Funded Project in Centre for Bioseparation Technology (CBST), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

Development of benzothiazole-derivatives grafted microfluidic device for Screening of Amyloid fibrils.”

Number of positions

One [01]


  • Essential: M.Sc. candidates without NET/GATE will be paid as per VIT norms.

  • Desirable: Post Graduate Degree in basic sciences with NET OR graduate degree in professional course with NET OR Post graduate degree in professional course (as per ICMR rules). Candidates with qualified ICMR-JRF will be preferred.


Rs.31,000 /- per month + 8 % HRA for GATE. For candidates without GATE, stipend will be as per Institute norms.

Sponsoring Agency

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) New-Delhi, Government of India


1 year.

Principal Investigator

Dr. Priyankar Sen

Senior Assistant Professor

Centre for Bioseparation Technology

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamil Nadu – 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 (05/02/2021) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

Note: Selected candidate will have an opportunity to register for Ph.D. degree in VIT

Salary: INR 3,50,000 - 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:B.Sc - Biology, Botany

PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Botany, Environmental science, Biology

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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