Advertisement for a JRF position at Dept. of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata dated.12-07-2019

Applications are invited from highly motivated individuals for a position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Fellow in a Science and Engineering Resaerch Board (SERB), Dept. of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India sponsored Project entitled "Role of Carbonic Anhydrases in Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) induced B-cell lymphomagenesis” (Ref. No.: CRG/2018/001044) in the Laboratory of Dr. Abhik Saha, Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, kolkata.

Project detail:

"Role of Carbonic Anhydrases in Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) induced B-cell lymphomagenesis " for 3 years


Rs. 16,000.00 per month (consolidated)

Essential Qualification:

The candidate must have good academic recod with first class Masters degree in any branch of Life Science from recognized University along with UGC/CSIR National Eligibility Test (NET JRF/LS), Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE).

Desirable Qualification:

Research experience in the Molecular Biology/Cell Biology/Cancer/Virology field; Good Oral and Written Communication in English

Selection Process:

Only those fulfilling above criteria need apply through email at and shortlisted applicants will be called for interview. No TA/DA will be given for appearing in the interview.

Last date of Application: 24th July, 2019

Shortlisted candidates should report 30 minutes before the schedule time of interview & 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 (NET) and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of interview.

Date of Interview: 26th July, 2019; 12 Noon

Venue: Baker’s Building, 2nd Floor, Presidency University, Kolkata- 73


Abhik Saha, PhD

Assistant Professor

India Alliance DBT Wellcome Intermediate Fellow

Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University

86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073

Tel: +91-9874924838 (Mob)


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