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Advertisement for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the DST (Govt. of India) sponsored Project on 21/06/18 (Thursday)

Applications are invited for the position of one 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: 21/06/18 (Thursday)

Place of interview: Department of Life Sciences (Biochemistry Section), Presidency University, 86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700 073

Time of interview: 12:0 0 noon

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

Salary: 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/DBT/ICMR NET with their own fellowship.

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

Age limit: As per DST rules

Only those fulfilling above criteria need apply through email at and shortlisted applicants will be called for interview.

Last date of application: 19/06/18 (19th June, 2018)

Shortlisted applicants should report at least 30 minutes before the schedule time of interview & submit two copies of the following documents:

1. Signed application in plain paper with photo addressed to the PI

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

3. Thesis/ project report and publications (if any)

No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview. The original certificates including NET and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of interview (21st June, 2018).

Contact address
Dr. Sanghamitra Dey
Assistant Professor
Department of Life Sciences.
Presidency University
86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073
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