TIFR Mumbai Project Recruitment

TIFR Mumbai Project Recruitment – Life Sciences & Biology Apply Online

National Centre of the Government of India for Nuclear Science and Mathematics and a Deemed University
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400 005
Website: www.tifr.res.in Telephone: 022-2278 2000

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Applications are invited for one position of Junior Research Fellow or Project Associate to work on computational image analysis of developing embryos (PI: Dr. Sundar Ram Naganathan) in the Department of Biological Sciences (DBS) TIFR, Mumbai.

Post: Junior Research Fellow (J.R.F.) Or Project Associate


Essential: B. E/ B. Tech in any Life Sciences or Engineering discipline with a minimum of 60% marks. OR M. Sc/ M. Tech in Biology and related fields/ Physics / Computer science and related fields with minimum 60% marks.

Experience: Expertise in programming using MATLAB, Python or related languages is desirable

Job Requirement

The J.R.F. will be involved in the various tasks of this project, such as

  • Adapt existing image analysis codes to process movies obtained from various microscopes
  • Develop new image analysis codes using MATLAB or python for tracking cells within an embryo and segmenting cell boundaries

Age: Preferably below 28 years on date 01.07.2024

Fellowship: If

Qualified in any national level test such as NET, GATE, JEST or Entry test of IISC, TIFR, IISER etc., it will be a JRF position with a fellowship of Rs.37000/- (JRF) + HRA as admissible.

Else, it will be a project associate position with a fellowship of Rs. 25000 + HRA as admissible.

Nature & Period of Post: Temporary appointment for a period of one year with a possibility of extension for one more year. The extension is subject to satisfactory performance.

How to Apply:

Send a detailed CV including educational qualifications, additional qualifications like P.G. degree, qualifying national level entrance tests, publications, awards; a one page write up of research/work experience (a brief write up of one page). CV should include date of birth, present affiliation and occupation, address, contact number, and email I.D. Also, give name and address of two referees, who are familiar with your recent academic activities/progress.


Send the application to Dr. Sundar Ram Naganathan via email to [email protected] with subject line as “Application for J.R.F. position”

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