Research Associate and Junior Research Fellowship at INMAS DRDO
Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS) (Defence Research and Development Organisation; DRDO) Brig SK Mazumdar Marg, Timarpur, Delhi-110054 has invited applications from young and meritorious Indian nationals who desire to pursue defence related research for the award of Research Associate (RA) and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF).
The RA positions and eligibility are as follows: (i) RA-01 - Life Sciences (1 position): PhD in Life Sciences/ Biotechnology (ii) RA-02-Chemistry (1): PhD in Chemistry (Experience in organo-metallic chemistry / synthesis of metal organic frame works will be given preference) (iii) RA-03 -Pharma (2): PhD in Pharmacology/Regulatory Pharmacology/Pharmaceutical Sciences (Experience in animal handling and pharmacokinetics will be given preference)
Only those candidates who have been awarded PhD degree/provisional certificate are eligible to apply. Monthly stipend for these positions will be Rs. 54,000+ HRA as per DRDO rules.
DRDO Junior Research Fellowship (JRF): (i) JRF-01 - Chemistry (2 positions): First Class M.Sc. in Chemistry with NET/GATE (JRF/LS) qualification from any approved National agency (ii) JRF-02 - Life Sciences (2): First Class M.Sc./B.Tech./M.Tech. in Life Sciences/ Biomedical Sciences/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology with NET/GATE (JRF/LS) qualification from any approved National agency (iii) JRF-03-Pharma (1): First Class M.Pharma/M.Sc. in Pharma with NET/GPAT (JRF/LS) qualification from any approved National agency (iv) JRF-04- Physics (1): First Class M.Sc. in Physics with NET/GATE (JRF/LS) qualification from any approved National agency. M.Tech. is exempted from NET/GATE. Monthly stipend for these positions will be Rs. 31,000+ HRA as per DRDO rules.
Upper age limit will be 35 years for RA & 28 years for JRF as on the date of interview. The upper age limit shall be relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST and by 3 years for OBC.
Tenure: Tenure of RA will be for a maximum of 2 years. Tenure of JRF will be for a maximum of 5 years. Candidate will work initially for first two years as JRF and will subsequently be elevated as SRF for the remaining three years, subject to satisfactory performance to be assessed annually as per DRDO and National agency rules providing research fellowship.
Application form can be downloaded from https://www.drdo.gov.in/whats-new and submitted by email along with copies of testimonials to email@example.com to reach latest by 1700hrs on 24.09.2021.
Selection will be made on the basis of Online-interview (through Video Conferencing) of shortlisted candidates only. Date of Online Interview will be intimated separately to shortlisted candidates by email/Mobile.
For details, visit https://www.drdo.gov.in/whats-new