Applications are invited for the position of “Junior Research Fellow” to work on
public health research conducted at the Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar.
The details of the research and the aforementioned position are as follows:
Research project: Development of Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Risk
Assessment model for Diverse Ethnic Indian Population
Posts: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Essential: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET qualification or Graduate Degree in Professional Course with NET qualification or Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course. A master’s degree in public health/health management/hospital
administration/information technology/other relevant area is preferred. Fluency in
Hindi and English is required.
Preferred: A post graduate degree in health-related discipline with experience in: use
of technology to collect field-based data; working with healthcare providers; working
with patients of diabetes or cardiovascular disease or any other chronic condition;
household survey data collection; working with large datasets; familiarity with using
data management software; conducting statistical analysis of epidemiological data
using STATA or similar software; and writing research proposals. Fluency in Gujarati
and/or any other Indian language would be a great strength.
Terms: Appointment is for six months
Consolidated Monthly Pay: 25,000 Rupees per month plus HRA as per revised DST
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on an interview.
How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter explaining why they are a fit for this position, their complete resume giving all educational qualifications and experience details, and copies of certificates of qualifications and experience via email latest by December 21, 2017. Selection will be based upon an interview and shortlisted candidates will be intimated well in
advance the date and time of the interview.
Contact: Dr. Malavika Subramanyam
Assistant Professor (Social Epidemiology)
Indian Institute of Technology – Gandhinagar 382355, Gujarat, India
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Last Date: 21-12-2017