National Institute of Epidemiology (ICMR)
Ayapakkam, Chennai – 600077
Applications are invited upto 19.05.2017 (Friday) for one post of Scientist ‘B’ (Microbiology/ Virology) under ‘scheduled Tribe’ category and one post of Scientist-B (Statistics/ Bio-Statistics) under ‘Other Backward Class’ category in the Pay Band (PB-3) Rs. 15600-39100 + Grade Pay Rs. 5400 and other allowances as per Rules at the ICMR’s National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai.
For Scientist-B (Microbiology/ Virology) (1 Post – ST Category):
Essential Qualification: 1st class Master’s degree in relevant subjects (Microbiology/ Medical Lab Technology/ Virology) from a recognized University. OR
2nd Class M.Sc.+ Ph.D. degree in the above subjects from a recognized University. Desirable Qualification: (i)
Doctorate in Microbiology / Medical Lab Technology / Virology. (ii) Additional Post doctoral research/teaching experience in clinical Microbiology/infectious disease diagnostics or Surveillance / Clinical Laboratory research / immunology research in recognized institute(s).
(iii) Working knowledge of computer applications and bioinformatics.
(iv) Two years R & D/Teaching experience in clinical microbiology / Infectious Disease diagnostics or surveillance/ clinical laboratory research/ Immunology research after obtaining essential
Age Limit: Not exceeding 40 years (including 5 years of age relaxation for ST candidates). Relaxable upto 5 years for Government servants and 10 years for Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates.
For Scientist-B (Statistics/Bio-Statistics) (1 Post – OBC Category):
Essential Qualification: 1st class Master’s degree in Statistics/ Bio-Statistics from a recognized University. OR
2nd Class M.Sc.+ Ph.D. degree in Statistics/Bio-Statistics from a
Desirable Qualification: (i) Doctorate in Statistics / Bio-Statistics from a recognized University.
(ii) Additional Post doctoral research / teaching experience in Statistics/ Bio-Statistics from a recognized Institute(s).
(iii) Knowledge of computer applications or Business Intelligence tools/ Data Management.
(iv) Two years R & D in health research / Teaching experience in Statistics / Bio-Statistics after obtaining essential qualification.
Age Limit: Not exceeding 38 years (including 3 years of age relaxation for OBC candidates). Relaxable upto 5 years for Government servants and 10 years for Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates.
General Relaxation Clause for the above posts:
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 (i) & (ii) of Schedule III.
For Job Requirements, other details of the posts and application form may be obtained from ICMR’s website at www.icmr.nic.in and NIE’s website at www.nie.gov.in. Director-in-Charge
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