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Applications are invited for the recruitment of Project Associate-II

Applications are invited for the recruitment of Project Associate-II

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End Date for Apply

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Applications are invited for following positions in SERB funded Research Project.
Name of the Post: Project Associate-II

Qualifications: 1st class Masters degree in Life Science with minimum TWO years Research experience with NET and GATE.

Age: Up to 35 years
Last date: 06.04.2022, 05.00 PM
How to Apply: Eligible and interested candidates are required to send their bio data via e-mail to
General Conditions: The posts are purely temporary and co-terminable with the project. The selected candidates will have no claim for regular appointment under any funding agency for the entitled projects. No TA/DA will be paid for attending Test/ interview.
Selection Process: Selection will be through performance on Interview. Only short-listed candidates will be called for
test/interview, no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
No correspondence will be entertained from candidates regarding the visit to the department prior to the interview
or the Personal Interview, the reasons for not being called for Interview or for not being selected, etc.

Current Recruitment

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.