Job Opportunity at NIPER-Raebareli: Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical)

About NIPER-Raebareli

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Raebareli (NIPER-R) is an Institute of National Importance, established under the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Government of India. It focuses on imparting higher education and conducting advanced research in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology.

Position: Project Research Scientist-I (Non-Medical)

  • Project Title: Development and Evaluation of Novel Multi-Target Urolithin Analogues as Potential Neuroprotective Therapeutics for Ischemic Stroke
  • Project Duration: 36 months
  • Principal Investigator (PI): Dr. Ravinder Kaundal, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Co-PI: Dr. Sandeep Chandrashekharappa, Department of Medicinal Chemistry


  • Essential: First-class post-graduate (PG) degree (M.S. Pharm/M.Pharm/M.Sc/M.Tech) or equivalent with specialization in Pharmacology & Toxicology/Regulatory Toxicology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences. Alternatively, a second-class post-graduate degree with a Ph.D. in the aforementioned disciplines.
  • Desirable: Ph.D. degree and/or significant experience in animal handling, Pharmacological drug screening using in vitro and in vivo models, neuroscience, histopathological techniques, and molecular biology methodologies.

Age Limit: 35 years as of May 15, 2024.

Salary: INR 56,000 per month + House Rental Allowances (HRA) as per ICMR norms.

Application Process

  • Interested candidates should send their biodata/CV in the prescribed format via email to Dr. Ravinder Kaundal at [email protected].
  • The last date of application is May 15, 2024.
  • Please indicate “Application for ICMR – Project Research Scientist-I” in the subject line of the email.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Selection Process

  • Shortlisted candidates will be informed about the interview via email.
  • Interviews will be conducted in physical/online mode.
  • Date, time, venue/web link for the interview will be shared with shortlisted candidates.
  • Candidates should provide supporting documents such as printouts of the application form along with original and self-attested photocopies of all documents at the time of the interview.

Terms and Conditions

  • The committee reserves the right not to select any candidate or offer a lower post (JRF/SRF) if candidates are not found suitable for the applied position.
  • No canvassing in any form will be entertained.
  • No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
  • The above post is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project funding.

Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge research in pharmaceutical sciences at NIPER-Raebareli! Apply before May 15, 2024.

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