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Applications for PRS,PTS,SRF in SCIS

Applications for PRS,PTS,SRF in SCIS

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School of Computational and Integrative Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

ICMR funded project on "Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning based approaches for modeling drug resistance, epidemological trends and precision diagnosis of Tuberculosis in India"

* Project Research Scientist-III @Rs 67,000+27% HRA per month (two positions)
* Project Technician Support-III @Rs 28,000+27% HRA per month (two positions)

DBT-funded National Network Project of Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi to work on “Development of Multi-domain reliable reproducible and robust (MR3) platform for Research in Bioinformatics” . Our role is to develop data integration and gene expression analysis systems

* Senior Research Fellow @Rs 42,000+27% HRA * (one position)

DBT-funded National Network Project on "Development of Clinical Data Repository and Analysis Platform for Disease Detection and Prognosis" in collaboration with CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat. Our role is to study transcriptome based drug discovery and role of DNA shape in target discovery.

* Senior Research Fellow @Rs 42,000+27% HRA* (one position)

Eligibility and terms and conditions are as per DBT/ ICMR rules.
Candidates for Project Research Scientist-III must hold a Ph. D. degree in Bioinformatics area at the time of interview. All other positions require at least a Master’s degree in Science (preferably in Bioinformatics)

Initial appointment is for six month and may be extended until the duration of the project,
depending on the funds availability.

Please apply online at
Deadline to apply: May 30, 2024

*In case, suitable SRF candidates are not found, appointment may be made at a Post doctoral or any suitable level based on candidate’s credentials on the recommendation of the selection committee

Contact for queries: Project PI: Professor Shandar Ahmad, School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Email: (please refrain from persuasive messages and frivolous queries)

Current Recruitment

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.