Junior Research Fellows:

Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences

ONLINE INTERVIEW FOR AWARD OF JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP (JRF) & RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIP (RA)

Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences (DIPAS) provides an excellent opportunity for young and motivated researchers to pursue a career in basic and applied Life Sciences research. DIPAS endeavours in optimizing human performance under extreme operational environments using physiological, biochemical, nutritional and ergonomic approach. The labs are equipped with state-of-art facilities to conduct human studies, animal and in-vi1ro experimentation with an interdisciplinary approach. DIPAS invites applications frcm young and meritorious Indian Nationals with requisite qualifications, who desire to pursue defence-related research as Junior Research Fellows and Research Associate. Selection will t>e made on the basis of Online Interview through Video Conferencing

JRF RA  Post/ vacancies Junior Research Fellows: DRDO fellowship (12)

Stipend will be paid as per Govt. Rules. Research Associate-DRDO Research Associate-ship (01) Tentative tenure: 02 year Essential Qualifications a) Post Graduate degree in Life Sciences /Human Physiology/ Biochemistry/Biomedical Sciences/ BiotechnoLogy/Biophysics/Molecular Biology/Zoology.'Bioinformatics/ Genetics wilh first division wherever division or equivalent grading is awarded with NET Qualification Or

Post graduate degree in professional course (M.E/M.Tech) m above mentioned subjects v«ith first division both at Graduate and Post Graduate level. PhD In Human Physiology or M.TedVM.E in Biomedical Engineering having 3 years of Research. Teaching and Design & Development experience w»1h at least one research paper in Science Citation indexed (SCI) journal. Desirable Qualifications Preference will be given lo those who have a working experience in the mentioned disciplines' areas. Practical knowledge of advance biomedical engineering techniques & specialized In Ergonomics. Age Limit The upper ago limit for the post is maximum of 28 years as on the casing date of receipt of applications. S years relaxation to SC/ST candidates, 3 years to OBC candidates, and other entitled categories as per govt, rules. The upper age limit for the post Is maximum of 35 years as on the date of interview 5 years relaxation to SC< ST candidates. 3 years lo OBC candidates, and other entitled categories as per rules.

General Conditions:

• Only candidates possessing the above-mentioned qualification(s) need to apply. All the

qualifications acquired should be from recognized Universities nslitulions. Candidates working in Government/ Public seder undertaking/autonomous bodies should apply through proper channel.

• How to apply: Candidates should download and fill the Application Form in the prescribed format (available on the "what's new' section of the website vnvw.drdo.gov. In). The signed Application Form along with certificate in support of minimum educational qualification, matriculation certificate.' birth certificate in support of date of birth, GATE/ NET Score card {if applicable), valid as on closing date of application, caste certificate (if applicable) should be scanned in a single PDF We and emailed to hrd@dipas.drdo.in, before the closing date. Incomplete/partially filled applications are liable to be rejected.

• The closing date of receipt of applications shall be 21 days after publication of this Advertisement in Employment News. Applications received alter the closing date will nol be considered.

• Screening of the applications will be carried out by a duly constituted Screening Committee and the shortlisted candidates will be interviewed through web-based video conference over internet and the schedule of interview will be intimated beforehand via email. Therefore, the candidates should possess an active email ID and check the same periodically tai ihe selection process is completed. Only candidates shortlisted by the Screening Committee will receive communication for further selection procedure. Canvassing In any form will result in disqualification of candidature.

• Candidates should ensure Internet connectivity. Webcam, and necessary software at their end to attend the online Interview through video conference and DIPAS shall not be responsible for any connectivity failure or communication faults during the online interview.

• Based on the online Interview, a panel of candidates for the anticipated vacancies will be drawn and the panel would operate for a period of one year. However, the mere fact of empanelment will not entitle any candidate to an offer of Fellowship, which is contingent upon occurrence of vacancies during the year and actual number of vacancies may vary as per Organizational requirement. Director. DIPAS reserves the right not to select any candidate, if suitable candidates are nol available.

• It may be noted that offer of Fellowship does not confer on Fellows any right for absorption in DRDO.

• Candidates presently employed in Government Departments' PSUs/ Autonomous Bodies will be required lo produce NOC at the time of interview.

• Antecedents of candidate wtfl be verified again at the lime of joining, if selected.

• The selected candidates{s) may be allowed to register for PhD as per extant regulations with any recognized University/ Institution during the tenure of fellowship.

• Contact Person : Dr Shweta Rawat, HRD Coordinator, DIPAS, Lucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi-110054. Phone No. 011-23883111