Advertisement for the position of a Junior Research Fellow at School of Biotechnology, Presidency University, Kolkata   dated 10/02/2021

An Online Interview will be held on 24th February, 2021; from 12:00 Noon onwards for the selection of the post mentioned below at the School of Biotechnology, Presidency University, New Town Campus, Kolkata.


1 Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Project Name:

‘Unravelling HABP1-SRSF1 dynamics towards tumorigenic and angiogenic potential in HABP1 overexpressing murine granulosa cell line, KK-1: Implication towards granulosa cell tumorigenesis’

(SERB, DST, India; Research Grant # EEQ/2020/000338)

Date of Interview:

24th February, 2021 from 12:00 Noon

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Paramita Saha


Rs. 31000/- + 24% HRA


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

Essential Qualification:

M.Sc. in Life Sciences / Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Molecular Biology with minimum 55% marks in all examinations from recognized University. Student must have a minimum qualification of CSIR/UGC NET-LS.

Interested and eligible candidates should send complete curriculum vitae including e-mail ID, mobile number, date of birth, and details of qualifications i.e. examination passed, year, division, percentage of marks from Secondary onwards, research experience, publications, etc. with a latest passport size photograph along with scan copies of relevant documents to Dr. Paramita Saha (Principal Investigator, Assistant Professor) by e-mail ( before 5:00 PM, 18th February, 2021. The online link (google meet) for the interview will be sent to the shortlisted candidates one day prior to the scheduled interview date.

Terms and conditions:

1. The above position is purely contractual and is for the duration of the project only. Selected candidates will not be entitled to claim any regular appointments/absorption in this institute.

2. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

3. Candidates will not be entertained after said online interview slot, except in case of any exigency the decision of the selection committee will be final and binding on the candidates.

4. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.

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Kolkata 700073

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(2nd Campus)

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New Town
(Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre)
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