Advertisement for a JRF position at Dept. of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata Dated: 04.06.2019

Applications are invited from highly motivated individuals forone JRF position with own fellowship in a DBT sponsored Project entitled " Understanding the regulation of mitochondrial bioenergetics by the immune adaptor protein SARM1 (Sterile alpha and TIR motif containing 1) and its role in neurodegeneration(Ref. No.:BT/PR10983/BRB/10/1282/2014) in the Laboratory of Dr. Piyali Mukherjee, Department of Life Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata.

Project detail:

Regulation of cell death networks within the neurons and the role of the neurodegenerative molecule Sarm1


Own Fellowship

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/DBT/ICMR NET JRF

Desirable Qualification:

Research experience in cell biology or neurobiology

Selection Process:

Only those fulfilling the above criteria may apply through email at and shortlisted applicants will be called for interview. The date of the interview will be subsequently communicated to the shortlisted candidates. No TA/DA will be given for appearing in the interview.

Last date of Application: 2nd 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: 4th July, 2019


Dr. Piyali Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

Department of Life Sciences

Presidency University

86/1, College Street




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(Main Campus)

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New Town
(Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre)
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