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Special Centre for Nanoscience
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

Only temporary employments in Project require applications. On email at, interested candidates can send their applications or in hard copy form (address gives below).

ICMR sponsored project entitled “Towards design and development of biosensors for detection for detection of gut bacteria and their metabolites” as mentioned below:  
JRF Positions
Essential Qualification:
M.Sc/M.Tech/ in Electronics/ Nanoelectronics/Science/Nanoscience; B.Tech with experience can be considered.
Desirable: Candidate should have sufficient experience with quality publications on biosensor
Salary: Rs. 31,000/ month + 27 % HRA =Rs. 39,370/-.

The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis, initially for a period of six month or till his/her services are required by the project Director or till Validity of the project, whichever is earliest.

The application indicating name, date of birth/ age, address, essential/technical/professional qualifications, experiences, research work, list of published books/articles should reach the Principal Investigator, Special Centre for Nanoscience, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 on or before 25 March August 2023.
Please send application on

Dr. Partima Solanki
(Principal Investigator)
Assistant  Professor
Special Centre for Nanoscience
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

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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.