Applications are invited for the following post(s) in the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India sponsored project “Small Animal Research Facility For Preclinical Studies and Services”.   Appointments will initially be offered for the duration of the project period.

I: Position: Senior Research Fellow  (Number of Posts: 01)

Essential Qualifications:

  1. Academic

a)  Post-Graduate Degree in Professional Course [OR]

b)  Post-Graduate Degree in Basic Science (Life Science, Materials     Science/Nanoscience and Technology etc.) with NET qualification. [OR]

c)  Graduate Degree in professional course with NET qualification.

  1. Minimum two years of research experience


Experience in toxicology/ pharmacology/ pathology/ molecular biology/ nanoscience/ Veterinary surgery/ handling of laboratory animals/mammalian cell culture technique.


  1. There will be an opportunity to pursue Ph.D. degree
  2. Applicants with very good academic career without NET qualification may also apply. However, their monthly emoluments will be lower as per DBT guidelines.

Consolidated monthly Emoluments for SRF: Rs.28,000 /- per month.

II: Position: Project Assistant, (No of Posts: 01)

Essential Qualifications: B.Sc in Life Sciences (Medical Lab Technician, Biochemistry, Zoology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, and related disciplines).

Preferable: -Candidates with M.Sc in any branch of Life Science

 -Exposure to laboratory animal research

Age limit: Applicants should be below the age of 28 years (Relaxation of age limit would be done as per DBT guidelines).

Consolidated monthly emoluments for Lab Technician: Rs 15,000/-per month.

Interested candidates fulfilling the above requirements may apply with latest self attested biodata and a recent photograph along-with self-attested photocopy of supporting documents to the undersigned.  A Walk-in interview for all these positions would be held on a first come first serve basis at CAReTS, 2nd Floor, College Block, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, SBV  Campus, NH45A, Pillayarkuppam, Puducherry 607402.

All applicants are advised to provide a valid email address and a contact phone number for all correspondence.

No TA/DA will be given for attending the interview.

Contact details:

Dr. Balanehru Subramanian

Principle Investigator (DBT Project) & Director

Central Inter-Disciplinary Research Facility (CIDRF)

SBV Campus,

NH45A, Pillaiyarkuppam,  Puducherry-607 402