NII National Institute of Immunology Recruitment 2018 Senior Research Fellow (Project) 01 Posts

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NII or National Institute of Immunology Recruitment 2018 has announced job notification for the posts of Senior Research Fellow (Project). Total Vacancies are 01 and the last date to apply is 09-08-2018. (एनआईआई या नेशनल इंस्टीट्यूट ऑफ इम्यूनोलॉजी भर्ती 2018 ने सीनियर रिसर्च फेलो (प्रोजेक्ट) के पदों के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 01 हैं और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 09-08-2018 है।)

NII_logoAbout NII - National Institute of Immunology (NII) is an autonomous research institute located in New Delhi, under the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) for research in immunology. It has its origins in the ICMR–WHO Research & Training Centre in Immunology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, which was merged with NII. 

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Name of the project & Duration of the Project Name of the Post Total Vacancies Name of the Project Investigator and Email ID Salary Details Last date to Receipt application 

Project titled ‘Why glycoconjugate vaccines work: The B cell side of the story’ under the Centre for Excellence in Vaccine Delivery Using Biodegradable Polymeric Particles funded by DBT Tenable till-17.12.2020

Senior Research Fellow (Project) 01 Dr Devinder Sehgal Staff Scientist-VI

Rs. 28,000/- per month plus 30% HRA (as per DST OM dated 21.10.2014)



Senior Research Fellow (Project)


Rs. 28,000/- per month plus 30% HRA


M.Sc in Life Science

Age Limit

As per NII rules

Job Location

All India


Total - 01 Posts

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NII National Institute of Immunology

Educational Qualification

M.Sc in Life Science from a reputed University/institute at least with two years of hands-on research experience in the area of human infectious diseases and molecular immunology. The candidates should also have qualified any ‘National Level Examination’ as per DST OM dated 21.10.2014

Job description & Desired Knowledge:  My laboratory employs a multidisciplinary approach to address questions in the area of microbial interface biology and associated host immune response to the human pathogen Streptococcus pneumonia. We are interested in host-pathogen interaction, infection and immunity, and vaccine development. We are particularly interested in the molecular biology of B cells and developing a molecular understanding of how glycoconjugate vaccines work. We combine immunological, molecular and proteomics approaches within vitro and animal models for these studies. The ideal candidate should have a strong background and bench-level experience in molecular immunology and human infectious diseases and demonstrated expertise in working with animal models of human infectious diseases. Prior experience of working in a biosafety level 3 laboratory is necessary.

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of Interview Performance.

How to apply

Application Fees - Rs 100 for Gen/OBC Candidates and SC/ST/PH and Women candidates are exempted from payment of fees.

Modes of Payment - Offline Mode- Through Demand Draft has drawn on Canara Bank or Indian Bank payable at Delhi/New Delhi in favour of the Director, NII.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to download the Application Format form the Official Website of NII -     or from the link given below.

2) Interested candidates may apply directly, STRICTLY IN THE PRESCRIBED FORMAT through e-mail, to the Investigator of the project, clearly indicating the name of the project along with their complete C.V., e-mail id, fax numbers, telephone numbers.

3) Apart from sending the application in the prescribed format, candidates should send complete Curriculum Vitae along with the names of three referees. Curriculum Vitae should contain details of the experimental expertise and list of publications.

4) Only Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and they required to submit attested copies of all their certificates and a Demand Draft at the time of interview.


For detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification Cum Application Form


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