Online Interview for the post of Two Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the DST-SERB (Core Research Grant) sponsored Project on 09/10/2020 (Friday)  dated 21/09/2020.

Applications are invited for the position of Two Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the DST (Govt. of India) sponsored project under the guidance of Dr. Sanghamitra Dey (Principal Investigator), Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata.

Date of interview: 09/10/2020 (Friday) Preferably through Google Meet platform

Project Title: “Molecular Mechanisms of rice sirtuin actions under stress conditions”


(1) Rs. 31,000 plus HRA per month for two years and 34,000 plus HRA per month for the third year. Appointment will be subjected to annual review for further extension that will be granted based on the research progress. The post is purely temporary and subject to availability of fund.

(2) Own fellowship (NET-JRF)

Essential Qualification: The candidate must have good academic record with first class Masters degree in any branch of Life Science from recognized University and have qualified UGC/CSIR NET with their own fellowship.

Desirable Qualification : Research experience in Molecular biology, Protein Biochemistry and Computation is a plus

Age limit: As per DST rules

Interested and eligible candidates should email their latest CV and a research statement to Dr. S Dey This should include their e-mail ID, mobile number, date of birth, and details of qualifications i.e. examination passed (from Secondary exam onwards), year, division, percentage of marks, research experience, publications, etc. with a latest passport size photograph along with scanned copies of relevant documents and NET certificate.

Shortlisted applicants will be emailed with the link for the online interview one day prior to the scheduled interview date.

Last date of application: 07/10/2020

Contact address

Dr. Sanghamitra Dey

Assistant Professor

Department of Biological Sciences

Presidency University

86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073

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