Name of the Job: Junior Research Fellow

Project Support: ICMR

Project Title: Cellular and Molecular Characterization of Neurofibromatosis

Project Location: Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi Kerala


M.Sc in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology
National Eligibility Test passed.
At least 1-year hands-on experience in cell culture and in vitro biological assays.
At least 2-year experience in life science research.
Job Description:

The fellow will be responsible for the implementation and expansion of project which includes initiating and maintaining primary cell culture as well as commercial cell lines, procurement of consumables, setting up biological assays, genomic analysis, finding out endpoints, analysis, interpretation of data, discussion of data with the core group involved in the project, writing up of presentation and publication manuscripts etc.

The project is for three years. Two years for the collection of data and last one year for compilation and analysis. Apart from the above project, according to the interest of the fellow, (s)he can develop and involve in other projects in the laboratory for further expansion of his or her career.

The fellow will have an opportunity to pursue PhD through this project as well under the Faculty of Medicine of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, according to the stipulations and requirements delivered by the Post-Graduate Research Program.

Job Type: Full-time,

Salary: ₹33,000.00 to ₹36,000.00 /month

Duration: 3 years.


Dr. Prasanth Ariyannur
Molecular Oncology Laboratory
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
Ponekkara P.O.
Kochi 682041
Tel: 4846688016 (office)
9496646742 (mobile)

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