Junior Research Fellowships

Regional Centre For Biotechnology - Junior Research Fellowships

Regional Centre For Biotechnology - Junior Research Fellowships

Applications Invited for Research Fellowships

The Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB) is a newly established institution of education, training & research in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India under the auspices of UNESCO. RCB is designed to be a centre of excellence in biotechnology with intimate contributions from the countries of the region and academic institution s from the rest of the world. It provides a meeting place where innovation, enterprise, and industrial develop ment will germinate,

Applications are invited from post-graduate candidates who have obtained M Sc in any discipline of the sciences/ MBBS/ M Pharma/ M Tech/ MVSc, to work under the mentorship of its faculty as Junior Research Fellows (JRFs) leading to a PhD degree. Candidates should have intense interest to work at the interface of multiple disciplines in the areas related (but not limited) to structural, systems, and chemical biology, biornalerials and nano science & technology, cellular and molecular biology, and disease'biology'and drug discovery. The fellowship is initially tenable for the duration of two years, and is extendable for three additional years for Senior F'esearch Fellowship after a review The candidates who have completed their tvi Sc within past two years and have scored 60% or more marks in their graduate arid post-graduate degree examinations are eligible to apply.

Interested candidates may submit their application by filling the application form available on the RCB website (www.rcb.res:in). one page write up of research interests, and a demand draft of Rs. 500/-, in favour of Executive Director, Regional Centre for Biotechnology, Gurgaon- 122016. Copy of the application shouId be sent by registered post to : The Registrar, Regional Centre for Biotechnology. 180 Udyog Vihar Phase I.Gurgaon-122016, India so as to reach by 31st December 2010 Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview for final selection in February

Regional Centre For Biotechnology - Junior Research Fellowships