Centre for the Study of Regional Development
School of Social Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067

Recruitment of Research Assistant for an ICSSR Funded Project

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for filling up of the vacancy in the post of Research Assistant under the project, "Cross-Border Migration in Assam and its socio-economic consequences from 1951-2011. The candidate will be be selected through an interview process conducted at the centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New-Delhi.


1. Essential: Masters/M.Phil. Degree in Population Studies or Geography or Economics with NET qualification.

2. Desirable: Knowledge of Census and Sample Registration data and field survey and computer software for statistical analysis.

The post carries a salary of Rs. 25000 p.m. (consolidated).

The research involves analysis of secondary data as well as field work. The candidate must be familiar with demographic data analysis and must be competent in using statistical software. The project is for the year 2015. The appointment will be on purely temporary basis.

Applications with CV (indicating age, educational qualifications, experience, and contact address and contact numbers and e-mail) should reach the Principal Investigator at the address given below on or before April 15, 2015. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates called for attending the interview.

Nandita Saikia
Principal Investigator
Centre for the Study of Regional Development
School of Social Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
Email correspondence should be sent to nanditastats@gmail.com


Jawaharlal Nehru University has been granted funds by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India to initiate an Inter-School programme in JNU to strengthen training and research called "DBT-Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-Interdisciplinary Life Science Programme for Advanced Research and education" with the broad project area entitled "From Molecules to Systems: Exploring biological space using chemical and synthetic biology" cutting across Physical, Chemical and Biological Sciences.

Applications0 are invited for One (01) purely temporary post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF). This is a unique opportunity to work in the interface of Chemistry and Biology with a group of faculties having diverse range of experience and expertise. The project is upto March 2017, but the appointments shall be made initially for a period of one year, renewable every year depending on the performance:

Project Sub-Title: Structure, function, and dynamics of biomolecules and molecular engineering.
1. Junior Research Fellow (JRF)- 01 Post

M.Sc in Chemical sciences with specialization in Organic/Inorganic Chemistry or related fields. Candidates should be interested to work in the area of Organic/Inorganic Synthesis and at the interface of Chemistry and Biology. The selected candidate will be involved in synthesizing new generation of small molecule inhibitors which will be tested against malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparumin vitro culture, in vivo animal model and in mammalian cells. Knowledge of Cell/Molecular Biology is desirable. Candidates with NET (JRF/LS) and/or high GATE score and experience in the relevant field as discussed above will be given preference.

Investigator: Prof. Suman Kumar Dhar
Fellowship: Rs. 12000+30% HRA p.m.

(Note: Revised emoluments shall be payable if Educational Qualifications or Eligibility Criteria as per DST OM No. A.20020/11/97-IFD dated 31-03-2010 are met by the research personnel).

The applications on plain paper indicating name, date of birth/age, address, essential / technical / professional qualifications, experience, research work and name, address & email of two referees, should reach the Programme Coordinator on or before 24th April, 2015 at the following address:

Applications must be sent by hard copy only. E-mail applications will not be acceptable. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview by email.

Address for correspondence:
Prof. Rajiv Bhat
Programme Coordinator
School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067


Applications are invited for the post of a Junior Research Fellow in a DST funded project entitled "Genomic approach to develop high density single nucleotide polymorphism markers in Bhut jolokia (Capsicum chinense) for mapping and identification of genes for economically important traits"

Qualification required: M.Sc in any branch of biological sciences with prior experience in transcriptome /gene expression analysis, molecular marker analysis / genotyping (SSRs/SNP), gene mapping, protein extraction, purification and 2D Gel electrophoresis. The candidate should be CSIR/UGC/NET qualified.

Fellowship amount : As per DST rules

Tenure: This position is completely temporary and co-terminus with the project (until July, 2017, the end of project). The candidate against the post will be selected depending upon qualification and experience and the selection committee reserves the right to relax any of the qualifications in case the candidate is found otherwise well qualified.

Application Deadline: Application will be accepted till 17th April, 2015

The hard copy of the applications along with the copy of biodata, prior publication should reach to Dr. Nirala Ramchiary, Room No 229, School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067, INDIA. Soft copy of the application will not be accepted.

School of Computational & Integrative Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University

Date : April 9 2015
Last Date : April 20 2015


The following post is urgently required to be filled for the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India funded project entitled "Center of Excellence" co-ordinated by Prof Indira Ghosh, School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110 067

Position: Studentship/Technical Traineeship

Job requirements: It is mainly an scientific & office assistance job associated with scientific & administrative data entry/maintenance etc. to Research project management like computational and print documents filing/drafting/processing any relevant project papers or purchase papers, report writing, and human resources/ assets etc. updating. Mediating between project and university /school administration are included.

Minimum/essential qualifications: MCA /M.Sc in Science with computer knowledge in office applications, web designing and database management. At least one year Experience in administration of research project in academic institute/university including skill in communication.

Additional qualifications: Preferences will be given to the person having knowledge in Linux OS systems, Web designing and or experience in accounting/finance etc.

Consolidated salary: Rs. 12,000/- pm.

All the above posts are purely temporary and liable to be terminated at any time without prior notice or ceased/withdrawn by the funding agency. Applicants who are interested to register for PhD may not apply for this position.

Selected candidates for Interview will be informed through email ONLY .
Interested candidates may apply on plain paper as well as via email with their current CV and filling up the format enclosed here:
Name of the Project :
Position applied for :

Name Address Phone No.& email ID Academic Qualifications , University, Year of passing & Grade etc. Technical/specialization Year of Experience in work with University/ Institute Name of two referees with email & address

1. The post applied for must be clearly superscripted on the Envelope or in Subject containing the application.
2. Application received after last date shall not be entertained, School will not be responsible for any postal delay.
3. No application will be accepted via hand delivery.

Please also send printed & signed applications by post to the following address:
Prof Indira Ghosh,
Project Investigator, COE
School of Computational and Integrative Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110 067.
Email: ditproject2@gmail.com

School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi – 110 067

Advertisement No. JNU/SBT/ST/DBT/2015-16 Dated: April 7, 2015

Applications are invited for the following post in a DBT funded project entitled "Effects of perturbation of pRb-Fzr1-Skp2 axis on mammalian cell cycle regulation" in the laboratory of the undersigned.

Project Assistant (@ Rs. 8000/- consolidated, per month):

Essential qualification:
The candidate must have successfully completed 10+2 level

Desirable: Knowledge of computers (MSWord and Excel) and 2-3 years of work experience is desirable.

The selected candidates would be appointed after an interview. Appointment will be purely on temporary basis as stipulated by the existing rules of the University.

The applications along with CV should be mailed at the address given below. The last date for the application is 15th April 2015. Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview for the said position.

Dr. Swati Tiwari
Room No. 128
School of Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

NEW DELHI-110067


Dr. Prafulla K. Pani Research Fellowship

The former Director of Central Avian Research Institute (CARI), Izatnagar (U.P.) Dr. Prafulla Kumar Pani has desired to offer a short term fellowship to a suitable candidate from the interest raised from his generous donation to the 'Special Centre for Molecular Medicine' at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. 'Dr. Prafulla K. Pani Research Fellowship' is a short term fellowship of Rs. 10,000 per month (consolidated) and is available for completing a research-based dissertation, thesis or report to be carried out at the Special Centre for Molecular Medicine (SCMM).

Essential qualifications & Experience:
1. MBBS/BVSc or M.Sc. (First Class) with a minimum of one year working experience in a cell biology laboratory.
2. Experience of propagation and maintenance of mammalian cell lines.
3. Experience of molecular biology techniques.
4. Should have good communication and inter-personal skills.
5. Working knowledge of computer is essential.

Desired Experience:
1. Experience of cell biology techniques including immunofluorescence and dual color fluorescence microscopy.
2. Experience of cell-based assays including measurement of permeability.
3. Experience of basic techniques to detect protein-protein interactions.

Applications with bio-data should be sent by post to the address given below so as to reach the SCMM office by 9th April 2015. Applications sent by email shall not be entertained.

The Chairperson,
Special Centre for Molecular Medicine
Jawaharlal Nehru University,
New Delhi – 110067
Telephone/Fax: 011-26704559/011-26741781
Email: chair_scmm@mail.jnu.ac.in,
Website: www.jnu.ac.in/SCMM/

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be informed. Candidates called for interview may be asked to produce two letters of references and a small write up on the area of research interest.

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