Madurai Kamaraj University
(University with Potential for Excellence)
Dept. of Genetics, Centre for Excellence in Genomic Sciences
School of Biological Sciences, Madurai – 625 021
Applications are invited for temporary Junior Research Fellow (JRF) & Lab Technician positions to work in a Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi funded research project entitled “Identification of Genes and Pathways Involved in Hypocholestremic Drug responsiveness in Human Cells by RNAi based Functional Pharmacogenomics”, to work under the guidance of Dr.G.Kumaresan, Principal Investigator, Dept. of Genetics, School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University
Job Title – Junior Research Fellow
No.of.Posts – 1
Duration – Until the project period of March 2020 / ICMR support / as per other conditions of performance and assessment
Fellowship – Rs. 25,000/- + HRA per month
- Essential – First class M.Sc./PG, in Zoology / Genetics / Genomics / Biotechnology / Biomedical Sciences / Biochemistry or related branch of life sciences. It is mandatory to have qualified in NET conducted by CSIR/UGC/ICMR or GATE. Hands-on experience in Molecular Biology or Cell Biology projects is desirable
- Ph.D Registration: The selected candidates would be considered for Ph.D. registration at Madurai Kamaraj University under the Supervision of Principal Investigator as per MKU regulations).
Job Title – Lab Technician
No.of.Posts – 1
* Dispersal of fellowship / salary is contingent with the release of the grant from ICMR.
Fellowship – Rs. 18,000 pm (consolidated)
Qualifications – First class M.Sc.,/PG, in Zoology / Genetics / Genomics / Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / Biomedical Sciences / Biochemistry / Pharmacology / Chemistry / or related branch of life sciences. Hands-on experience in Molecular Biology / Cell Biology / Genomics Data Analysis / Drug Formulation / Chemical Synthesis is desirable
How to Apply:
Interested candidates may send 2 copies of their curriculum vitae with photocopies of the consolidated mark statements, reference letter from research / project / M.Sc., dissertation supervisor, experience certificate, and other relevant documents to the following address on or before 19th April 2017.
Associate Professor & Head,
Dept. of Genetics,
School of Biological Sciences
Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai – 625 021.
Application Deadline – 19th April 2017