TRANSLATIONAL HEALTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
(An autonomous institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India)
496, Udyog Vihar Phase-III, Gurgaon –122016
Recruitment Notice No: THS/RN/8/2012
PhD studentship for JRFs
Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI) is a part of the interdisciplinary Biotech Science Cluster coming up at Faridabad in the National Capital Region (NCR). The interim laboratories of the Institute are located at Gurgaon in the NCR. THSTI is designed to be a dynamic and interactive organization with a mission to conduct innovative translational research and develop research collaborations across disciplines and professions to accelerate the development of concepts into tangible products to improve human health.
THSTI invites application for its Ph.D. program to conduct research in broad interdisciplinary areas such as: (a) Infectious diseases of viruses, (b) Tuberculosis, (c) Micronutrients and host immune response in pediatric diseases, (d) Biology of specific pediatric diseases, (e) Auto-immune diseases, infection and inflammation, Antibody Engineering for diagnostics and therapeutics, Medical devices, implants (f) Vaccine and anti-microbial development.
Please visit THSTI website (www.thsti.res.in) for details of various research programs being pursued by the principal investigators.
Eligibility: Candidate must hold an MBBS, or Master’s degree in life sciences, agriculture, veterinary science, engineering, or pharmacy. Only candidates holding a Junior Research fellowship (JRF) from CSIR-UGC, DBT or ICMR are eligible to apply. Candidates must have first division/class with at least 60% aggregate scores in all examinations from class 10 onwards. All educational and technical qualifications should be from a recognized university/board.
How to apply: Candidates fulfilling the above requirements may apply in the prescribed format to the Administrative Officer (P&A) of the institute at the above address. The application form can be downloaded from http://www.thsti.res.in
Last date for receipt of applications is 31st May, 2012. Applications received after the closing date will not be entertained on any ground including postal delay. Incomplete applications in any respect will be summarily rejected and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
Selection procedure: Candidates will be competitively short-listed based on the excellence of their academic records and the list of short-listed candidates will be published on THSTI website by 4th June 2012. Short-listed candidates will be called for an interview on 25th June, 2012. List of selected candidates for the PhD studentship will be published on THSTI website by 28th June, 2012. Selected candidates will be required to join the Ph.D. program of the institute on 10th July, 2012. Hostel facility is available for the institute.
For any queries please call 0124-2876300.
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