INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH
Applications are invited up to 16th September, 2012 for one post of Scientist-C (Microbiology) at the Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar in the Pay Band PB-3 of Rs.15,600-39,100 + Grade Pay Rs.6,600 and usual allowances as admissible as per Government norms.
Essential Qualification & Experience:
(i) MBBS degree recognized by MCI.
1st class Master’s degree in Microbiology/Virology related life science discipline from a recognized University.
2nd class M.Sc + Ph.D degree in relevant subject from a recognized University.
(ii) Four years R & D experience in infectious diseases after obtaining essential qualification (i) above.
Desirable Qualification :
(i) M.D/Ph.D in Microbiology from a recognized University. Additional postdoctoral research/teaching experience in related subject in recognized institute(s).
(ii) Knowledge of computer applications or Business Intelligence tools / Data Management.
(iii) Knowledge of National health programme.
(iv) Knowledge of current challenges and research opportunities to control communicable diseases.
(v) Scientific communication skills(verbal & written) as evidenced by presentations made and papers published in National & International journals & Extramural projects conducted independently as PI.
Job Requirements: Plan and conduct research in the field of communicable diseases of importance to the region and undertake epidemic investigation.
Age Limit: Not exceeding 40 years. Relaxable up to 5 years for Government servants and SC/ST/OBC candidates in accordance with the instructions issued by the Department of Personnel and Training from time to time in this regard.
One time age relaxation is also allowed to Scientific and Technical staff working in long term projects of ICMR Institutes/Centres for posts advertised under HRSC, 2007 provided they meet essential qualifications and experience for the post with a view to provide them opportunity to compete with other candidates as per Council’s letter No. 6/1/2007-Admn.II, dt. 28.03.2011.
General Relaxation Clause: Age, Qualification and Experience will be relaxable in
deserving cases as per the Recruitment Rules of Health Research Scientists cadre
of ICMR, 2007 under Rule 14 and Notes: 1 & 2 of Schedule-III.
Deadline: 16th September, 2012