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Project Fellow at Pondicherry University [2 Vacancies]: Apply by July 15

Pondicherry University is one of the renowned central university located in Puducherry, India. It was established by an Act of Parliament in 1985 by the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The university is a collegiate university with jurisdiction spread over the Union Territories of Puducherry, Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for the following project based vacancies in various research projects:

Post Details

1. Project Fellow
  • No. of Posts: 01
  • Project Title: Gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) producing lactic acid bacteria from fermented foods of South Indian tribals as psychobiotics for neurophysiological and neuroinflammatory disorders
  • Agency: SERB
2. Project Fellow
  • No. of Posts: 01
  • Project Title: Harvesting of techno-functional applications of selected bacterial exopolysaccharides from food origin.
  • Agency: Ministry of Food Processing Industries

Essential Qualification

MSc in Food Science /Microbiology/Biochemistry/Biotechnology with minimum of 55% marks or equivalent aggregate CGPA.

Age Limit

50 years (Relaxation given for SC/ST/OBC/Women candidates as per funding agency guidelines).


As per funding agency norms.


An appointment will initially for one year from the date of appointment and will be extended further based on the progress or based on the tenure of the project.

How to Apply?

The application may be sent by e-mail to shetty.fst@pondiuni.edu.in (Soft copy only and no hard copy will be accepted). The last date for receipt of application is 15th of July 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by email only. Selected candidates should be ready to join the project immediately.

Application Deadline

July 15, 2020


Principal Investigator: Prof. H. Prathap Kumar Shetty
Phone: 0413-2654624/620
Email: shetty.fst@pondiuni.edu.in

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