Staff Scientist

The National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, is a leading research Institute in India with a longstanding reputation for scientific excellence. The institute is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure for pursuing research in immunology and allied sciences. The Institute also imparts vigorous long-term research training leading to a Ph.D degree.

The Institute invites applications from early as well as mid-career scientists, with potential for intellectual leadership and passion for innovative research to set up independent research programmes in the areas of (but not restricted to) Immunology, Virology, Microbiology, Structural, Chemical and Molecular Biology, Immunology and Vaccines, Infectious and Autoimmune Diseases, Metabolic Disorder and Chronic diseases, Structural and Computational Biology, Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology to address immunological problems at the expanding interface of modern biology for filling 2 positions of Staff Scientist-Ill and 5 positions of Staff Scientist-IV as perdetails given below: Name of the post/ Number of vacancies Pay Level (7th CPC) Qualifications and Experience Upper Age Limit Remarks Staff Scientist-Ill (2 Vacancies) 11 Ist class M.Sc with 5 years experience or I51 class M.Tech/ MD/ MVSc/ M.Pharm/ M.Biotech with 4 years R&D experience OR Ph.D with 4 years postdoctoral experience in the relevant field. 40 Years 1-EWS 1-for Persons with benchmark disabilities (deaf and hard of hearing) Staff Scientist-IV (5 Vacancies) 12 1" class M.Sc with 9 years experience or Ist class M.Tech/ MD/ MVSc/ M.Pharm/M.Biotech with 8 years R&D experience OR Ph.D or corresponding degrees in other disciplines with original work as evidenced by patents or publications. Evidence of leadership with about 8 years of R&D experience. 50 Years 2-OBC 1-SC 1-ST 1-EWS

The vacancies advertised also includes anticipated vacancies. The Institute reserves the right to withdrawany/allthe advertised post/sat any time without assigning any reason.

Note: All candidates except who had applied forthe post of Staff Scientist-Ill (Persons with benchmark disabilities) in response to the advertisement published in Employment News dated 12.10.2019 have to apply afresh subject to fulfilment of eligibility criteria and category for which the posts are being advertised.

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Last date of receipt of applications:- The last date for receipt of applications is 30 days from the date of publication of advertisement in Employment News. For candidates residing in North-Eastern States, Union Territory of Ladakh, Lahaul and Spiti Districts of Himachal Pradesh, Pangi sub-division ofChamba district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep Island is 45 days from the date of publication of advertisement in Employment News.