Attention Life Sciences PhDs: Exclusive Opportunity – Project Research Scientist Role Available!

Job Description

Are you a dedicated researcher with a Ph.D. in Life Sciences seeking your next career move? Our independent job publication website specializing in pharmaceutical opportunities presents a unique opening for a Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical) at NIPER Ahmedabad. This role is part of an ICMR-funded project investigating the role of Inosine in mitigating decreased innate immunity response in ischemic stroke following chronic kidney disease.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct research aligned with project objectives under the guidance of Principal Investigator Dr. Pallab Bhattacharya.
  • Execute experimental procedures including stroke surgery, neuroscience, and various molecular biology techniques.
  • Handle small animals, perform surgical procedures, and contribute to molecular mechanism elucidation.
  • Analyze data, interpret results, and contribute to publications in esteemed journals.


  • PhD in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, or Pharmacology and Toxicology.
  • Minimum of 2 publications as a first author in reputable journals.
  • Preferably experienced in MCAo stroke surgery, neuroscience, and molecular biology techniques.
  • Proficient in statistical data analysis and interpretation.


  • Salary: Rs. 56,000/- + HRA (15,120/-) = Rs. 71,120/- per month initially.
  • Initial appointment for one year, extendable up to two years based on project duration and performance.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are requested to submit their applications, strictly in the attached format, along with a cover letter via email to the Registrar, NIPER-A at [email protected]. Please include “Application for ICMR project- Project Scientist I” in the subject line. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2024.

Important Notes

  • Applicants must specify their category (SC/ST/OBC, women, physically handicapped) and provide documentary proof if applicable.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified via email for the interview (Online/Offline).
  • Candidates must bring printouts of the application form along with original and self-attested copies of supporting documents for the interview.
  • Proof of publication must be attached to the application.
  • Incomplete applications will not be entertained.
  • No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
  • The selected candidate will be on a purely temporary basis and will be a co-terminus with the project.
  • Hostel facilities will not be provided to selected candidates

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