Presidency University

Advertisement for a JRF Position at the Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata

Date: 28.06.2018

An interview will be held for the appointment of one JRF in a WB-DBT sponsored Project on the 9th July, Monday, 2018 at 1:00 the Department of Life Sciences (Baker Building), Presidency University (Erstwhile Presidency College), 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073. The details are as follows:

Date of interview:


Place of interview:

Department of Life Sciences (Baker Building), Presidency University, 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073

Time of interview:

1:00 p.m.


One Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Duration of the project:

The position is purely temporary, subject to availability of fund, and available for three years / termination of the project, whichever is earlier. Appointment will be subjected to annual review for further extension will be granted based on the research progress and accomplishments.

Project detail:

Principal Investigator:

" Effect of high protein diet on Swiss Albino mice exposed to electromagnetic radiation. ”

Dr. Mausumi Sikdar (nee Bhakta)


For the for the first two years, fellowship of a JRF will be @ Rs 16,000 per month + 15% HRA + Rs 300 M.A. = Rs. 18,700 per month.

In the third year, fellowship of a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) would be @ 18,000 per month + 15% HRA + Rs. 300 M.A. = Rs. 21,000 per month.

Essential Qualification:

M.Sc. in Physiology/ Life Sciences/ allied subjects from recognized University (NET qualification desirable but not essential). Candidates with experience in preparation of animal models, cell culture, nutritional assessment techniques and dealing with human subjects will be given preference.

Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV to by 06.07.2018.

Applicants should report 30 minutes before the schedule time of interview on 09.07.2018) & submit the following documents:-

Two separate sets of:

1. Application in plain paper addressed to the undersigned.

2. Latest CV along with attested copies of all relevant testimonials.

The original certificates and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of interview.

Dr. Mausumi Sikdar (nee Bhakta),

Principal Investigator

Associate Professor,

Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University

86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073

Tel: +91-98310529238,


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Presidency University
(Main Campus)

86/1 College Street
Kolkata 700073

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(2nd Campus)

Plot No. DG/02/02,
Premises No. 14-0358, Action Area-ID
New Town
(Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre)
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