Walk-in interview for the post of a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in SERB funded project (SERB-21-0259)


Project TitleSalmonella infection mediated obesity and diabetes a new tale of study using Caenorhabditis elegans


Outline of the project: The project aims to understand impact of Salmonella infection on obesity and diabetes. The project utilizes experimental approaches using C. elegans, microbiology, physiology and infection biology.


Positions: One


Duration: One year (extendable based upon performance)


Emoluments: 31000 with 8% HRA (No accommodation)


Date of walking interview : 23rd September 9:30 AM at IISER Mohali.


Essential Qualifications: Masters in any branch of Life Sciences with first division or equivalent CGPA and the candidates should have qualified National Eligibility Test-LS /or GATE (mandatory) or any other equivalent national level exams. Minimum of 1-2 years research experience of working with C. elegans and microbes will be given preference


Desirables: Hand on all basic microbiology techniques, molecular biology, microscopy and cell biology will be an advantage.


How to Apply: Candidates should send their latest CV with academic qualification as single PDF and one-page research experience supporting the aforementioned essential qualification to Dr. Vidya Devi Negi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,  with subject title Application for JRF position.

 No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview.

Selected candidates will have to join duty at the earliest on receipt of the offer Letter..


Interview: Walk in interview on 23rd September 9:30 AM