Advertisement for the position of a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) at Institute of Health Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata   Date: 05/04/2023

An Interview will be held on 13th of April,2023 for the selection of the post mentioned below at the Institute of Health Sciences, Presidency University, New Town Campus, Kolkata.



Name of the Post and Fellowship

Eligibility Criteria

Name of the Project and Funding Agency


Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

No. of Post: 01

Stipend: Rs. 38,440 per month

(Rs. 31000 basic + 24% HRA) for 1st and 2 nd year and 43,400 per month (Rs. 35000 basic + 24% HRA) for 3rd year

Fellowship is available for a maximum period of 3 years

Desired Qualification:

M.Sc. in Plant Biotechnology/ Botany/ Biotechnology/any branch of Life Sciences or an allied area with at least 60% marks from any recognized university with valid CSIR/UGC- NET, NET-LS/GATE certificate

Identification of stress-associated miPEPs in tomato and elucidation of their potential therapeutic application

(SERB, File No : EEQ/2022/000085)

Interested and eligible candidates should send their 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. Jayanti Jodder (Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Sciences, Presidency University) by e-mail ( before 12th April, 2023.

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.

How to Find Us

Presidency University
(Main Campus)

86/1 College Street
Kolkata 700073

Presidency University
(2nd Campus)

Plot No. DG/02/02,
Premises No. 14-0358, Action Area-ID
New Town
(Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre)
Contact details Presidency University Students Corner