Senior Research Fellow at ISI, Kolkata: Apply by July 10: Expired


The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata is inviting applications for the recruitment of one (01) Senior Research Fellow (SRF) on a purely temporary basis to work in the project titled “To identify the role of genetic and epigenetic alterations in epidermal keratinocytes in the pathogenesis of Psoriasis (CRG/2020/003837)” funded by the Science and Engineering Research Board, Government of India, and undertaken at the Human Genetics Unit of the Institute, Kolkata.

Indian Statistical Institute is a Civil Service and Research institute which is recognized as an institute of national importance by the 1959 act of the Indian parliament. It grew out of the Statistical Laboratory set up by Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in Presidency College, Kolkata.


Postgraduate degree in Life Science/ Biology or associated field with CSIR-UGC-NET/ GATE and at least 2 years of post Masters’ degree research experience in Genetics/ Genomics/ Molecular Biology as evidenced from published papers in standard refereed journals.


Rs. 35000/- (Rupees thirty-five thousand only) plus HRA as per rules of the Institute per month.


The duration of the appointment is initially till 31 March 2022 from the date of his/ her joining the institute which may be extended later/ terminated earlier based on the performance of the candidate and availability of the required fund.

How to Apply?

Owing to the prevailing COVID-19 crisis, eligible and interested candidates are requested to apply by sending a covering letter to the e-mail: pnc_bsd@isical.ac.in mentioning subject as “Application for SRF under DSTSERB” latest by 10 July 2021 addressed to the Professor-in-Charge, Biological Sciences Division, Indian Statistical Institute.

The covering letter must include the project name along with the current resume (signed) of the candidate in English, which is required to include (a) Name (In block letters), (b) Passport size photograph, (c) Permanent/ Present Address, (d) E-mail Address, (e) Telephone/ Mobile No., (f) Parent’s/ Spouse’s Name, (g) Date of birth, (h) Academic Qualifications (with the percentage of marks obtained in each examination starting from 10th class), (i) Experience (if any), (j) Aadhar Card No., (k) SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled status with self-attested scanned copies of all documents/ testimonials.

Click here to view the official notification for the post of Senior Research Fellow at ISI, Kolkata

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