Punjab Assembly established Punjabi University, Patiala under the Punjab Act No. 35 of 1961. Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, the then President of India laid foundation of Punjabi University on June 24, 1962. He preached, “The institutes of higher education share the burden of nation-building in a critically important sense. Our aim is a strong, free and democratic India where every citizen has an equal place and full opportunity of growth. In this task, a vast responsibility rests on our universities.” Established on April 30, 1962 in the erstwhile princely state of Patiala with the main objective of furthering the cause of Punjabi language, art and literature, Punjabi University has since evolved into the largest University in the state.
Applications with detailed Bio-data along with attested copies of certificates are invited for the appoinment of following positions in DBT Sponsored Bioinformatics Centre entitled “Centre for drug design, disposition and toxicoinformatics – BIC at Punjabi University, Patiala, under Dr. Om Silakari, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala.
For Project Associate-1* : Master’s degree with first division in natural or agricultural sciences/MVSc or Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technology or medicine from a recognized university or equivalent (pharmaceutical sciences/bioinformatics/computer sciences) and must be GPAT/GATE/NET/BET qualified.
Remuneration (INR) : 31,000/- per month + @ 8% HRA or as per DBT guidelines
For Scientific Administrative Assistant* :Graduate degree in any discipline and must be GPAT/GATE/NET/BET qualified. Preference will be given to the science, computer and pharmacy graduates.
Remuneration (INR) : 18,000/- per month + @ 8% HRA or as per DBT guidelines
*DesirabIe qualifications : Preference will be given to the candidates having experience in related area i.e. Drug designing, bioinformatics and computational biology
Note : The position is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project. The eligible candidates may send their applications via E-mail ([email protected]) or through post to “Dr. Om Silakari, Principal Investigator, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala-147002” within 10 days of advertisement.
All further communications will be done through E-mail only. No separate call letters will be issued to the candidates. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. Kindly mention the post for which the candidate is applying on the envelope or in the subject of mail.
Last Date :18th March, 2021