CCRS SRF Post at Siddha Regional Research Institute

Govt CCRS JRF Job at Siddha Regional Research Institute. MSc Biochemistry, Biotechnology Senior Research Fellow Job Opening. Interested and eligible applicants can check out all of the details on the same below –

Possible Interview Questions for the post of Senior Research Fellow at Siddha Regional Research Institute are posted below

This Job Expires In –

-370Days -18Hours -1Minutes -26Seconds

(C.C.R.S., Chennai, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India)
Chellaperumal Street, Kuyavarpalayam, Puducherry – 605013.
Email: [email protected], [email protected]
Phone: 0413 – 2245072


Virtual / Personal Interview
(Advt. No. 01 /2023 dated 21.05.2023)

Name of the Post – Senior Research Fellow (Biochemistry/Biotechnology)

No. of Posts – 01

Name of the Project – Evaluation of Anticancer and Apoptosis-Inducing Effect of Gowri Chinthamani Chendhuram (GCC) on Human Cancer Cell lines

Age: Not exceeding 35 years (Relaxation will be given up to 5 years in case of SC/ST and Physically challenged candidates and 3 years in case of OBC candidates as per GoI Rules).

Period of the Project: Initially for a period of 1 year with subsequent extension based on the performance maximum up to 1 year or till completion of the project

, whichever is earlier.

Place of Posting: Siddha Regional Research Institute, Puducherry.

How to Apply:

The filled-in application along with self-attested certificates/documents (Scanned copies) must be sent to the email address [email protected]. All the attachments are required in PDF only. Hard copies of the same may be sent by speed post to:

The Assistant Director (S) S III & I/c
Siddha Regional Research Institute,
Chellaperumal Street, Kuyavarpalayam,
Puducherry – 605013.

Last date of submission of application: 12.06.2023 up to 5 p.m.

Instructions to the candidates:

  1. CV/ Resume will not be accepted. The application should be in the prescribed format only along with all required documents. If otherwise, applications would be summarily rejected.
  2. Candidates should enclose self-attested photocopies of educational qualifications, research experience and other testimonials along with a filled application.
  3. The crucial date for determining the age limit shall be the last date of application.
  4. All posts are on a contractual basis for the specified duration offered. The engagement period may be renewed after the given duration subject to satisfactory performance and project requirement.
  5. The selected candidate will have no claim for regular appointments under SRRI / SCRI / CCRS or continuation of his/her services by any means.
  6. The date, Time and place/mode of the interview will be intimated through CCRS website/ email to the eligible candidates. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview. 
  7. Incomplete applications without relevant enclosures cannot be entertained.
  8. The selection of the candidate will be based on their performance in the interview. However, a written test on MCQ pattern may be required for further short-listing purpose prior to interview.
  9. Canvassing in any form will lead to disqualification of the candidate.
  10. The Research Officer (S) S III & In-charge reserves all the rights to accept or reject any application, postpone / cancel the interview without assigning any reasons, thereof.
  11. Candidates are advised to follow CCRS website regularly for further information, if any which will be updated from time to time.

Remuneration – Rs.35,000/- + 18% HRA

Essential Qualification – M.Sc. (Biochemistry)/ M.Sc. (Biotechnology) with not less than
55% aggregate from a recognized University / Institution and a minimum of 2 years of research/ industrial experience


  1. SLET/NET/GATE qualified
  2. Experience in handling Cell culture assays, RT-PCR analysis, Western Blotting analysis, ELISA Reader, Biochemistry Auto Analyzer, etc.
  3. Paper Publications in peer-reviewed journals
  4. Basic computer skills like MS Office, etc.

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Possible Interview Questions for the post of Senior Research Fellow at Siddha Regional Research Institute:

  1. Can you provide an overview of your research experience in the field of biochemistry or biotechnology? Answer: I have completed my M.Sc. in Biochemistry/Biotechnology with a focus on [mention specific research areas or projects]. During my academic journey, I have gained hands-on experience in various techniques such as [mention relevant techniques]. Additionally, I have also been involved in [mention any research or industrial experience].
  2. How have you utilized your research experience in handling cell culture assays, RT-PCR analysis, Western Blotting analysis, ELISA Reader, Biochemistry Auto Analyzer, or other related techniques? Answer: Throughout my research experience, I have worked extensively with cell culture assays, performing techniques such as [mention specific assays or experiments]. I have also conducted RT-PCR analysis to study gene expression patterns and utilized Western Blotting analysis to examine protein levels. Furthermore, I am proficient in using ELISA Readers and Biochemistry Auto Analyzers for quantitative measurements and data analysis.
  3. Have you published any research papers in peer-reviewed journals? If yes, could you please provide details about your publications? Answer: Yes, I have had the opportunity to publish my research findings in peer-reviewed journals. One of my notable publications is titled [mention the title] and was published in [mention the journal]. This study focused on [briefly describe the research topic and key findings]. I am proud to contribute to the scientific community through my publications.
  4. How comfortable are you with basic computer skills like MS Office? Have you utilized these skills in your research or academic work? Answer: I am highly proficient in using MS Office applications, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. I have utilized these tools extensively for data analysis, creating research reports, and preparing presentations. I am confident in my ability to effectively utilize computer skills to enhance my research work.
  5. Can you discuss any previous experiences where you collaborated with a team or worked on a project? How did you contribute to the team’s success? Answer: During my previous research experience, I actively collaborated with a multidisciplinary team to achieve project goals. I effectively communicated my ideas, shared relevant findings, and contributed to the team’s decision-making process. By maintaining open and transparent communication, I was able to foster a productive and collaborative work environment. Our collective efforts resulted in the successful completion of the project within the given timeframe.

Please note that these are sample interview questions and answers. It’s recommended to personalize the responses based on your own experiences and qualifications.

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