Applications are invited on plain paper for two purely temporary contractual posts of Scientist ‘B’ (Non-medical) in the Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR) Unit, Division of Publication & Information, ICMR, for a period of one year.
Essential: 1st class Master’s degree in any field of Life Sciences/ Biological Sciences from a recognized university or 2nd class Master’s degree with Ph.D. degree in Life Sciences from a recognized university
Desirable: Ph.D. degree, Post-Doctoral research experience, Experience of working with a science journal, Experience/skill in scientific writing, Handling of Databases, Knowledge of IT/computers.
Age: Not exceeding 35 years as on May 30, 2017
Salary: Rs 48000/- pm (fixed) plus HRA as per rules
The candidates fulfilling essential and desirable qualifications and experience will be invited to attend the Interview at the ICMR Headquarters, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, on a later date.
The candidates are requested to submit their application on plain paper with complete details with a recent passport size photograph duly affixed on it, and attested photocopies of all relevant certificates by May 30, 2017, till 4:00 pm to the office of Senior AO, P & I, in room number 203/206. Phone/mobile number and e mail address need to be provided in the application.
Eligible candidates who will be called for interview are required to bring five sets of photocopies of their Curriculum Vitae and all other certificates/ testimonials as also the original certificates for verification.
The selected candidates will work in the editorial section of the Indian Journal of Medical Research. They will be associated with the Journal and among other assignments, will help in the web based editorial management of the journal.
The posts are contractual and purely temporary till the duration of sanction. The selected candidates will be governed by the ICMR rules applicable to temporary project staff. Age relaxation will be given as per rules of the Central Government.
Age concession to the extent of service rendered in other research projects will also be admissible for experienced and skilled persons. They will have no claim for regular appointment under ICMR. Benefits of Provident Fund, CCA, Leave Travel Concession, Medical claim etc. are not admissible. No TA/DA will be paid for attending interview.
For more details, please see the official notification here.