Multidisciplinary Research Unit (MRU)
Institute of Medical
The Nodal Officer, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
invites applications for following engagements in purely contract basis are to be filled up
for “Establishment of Multidisciplinary Research Units (MRUs) in the institute of Medical
Sciences Banaras Hindu University, under the scheme of development of infrastructure
for promotion of health research (Scheme No.6004), Govt. of India, for the following
1. Research Scientist I (One)
(i) Post graduate degree (MD/MS/DNB) with one year R&D/teaching experience or Postgraduate
diploma in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology with two years R&D/teaching experience in the
required subject from recognized university
(ii) MBBS degree recognized by MCI or equivalent degree from recognized University with 4
years R&D/Teaching experience in the in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology after MBBS Degree
(iii)B.Tech degree in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology subject with four yearsR&D/Teaching
experience in the in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology after B.Tech degree
(iV)Master’s degree in relevant subjects from a recognized university + Ph.D degree in the in
Molecular Biology/Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Physiology/Pharmacology or allied subjects from
a recognized University including 3 years R&D/teaching experience in Molecular
Biology/Biotechnology or related subject such as Biochemistry/Physiology/Pharmacology, etc.
after M.Sc/Ph.D. Or at least three papers with impact factor above 1.0.
Desirable (i) Doctorate or M. Tech Degree in relevant science or engineering subject or
engineering subject or MD in the relevant subject from a recognized university for candidates
(ii) Additional Post-doctoral research/teaching experience in relevant subjects in recognized
institute(s) (iii) Knowledge of Computer Applications or Business Intelligence tools /Data
Management (iii) Publication in indexed scientific journals of national & international repute. (iv)
Experience in handling laboratory instruments Real Time PCR, NGS, Sequencing Microarray.
(v)Experience in COVID-19 testing and Research.
Age Below 35 years
Salary: Rs/-(65000/-Medical) (Non-Medical /- 60000 Consolidated with Yearly Renewal
To assist in preparation, evaluation, scrutiny and finalization of research projects and
coordination of the programme and all other related activities pertaining to the unit. Orientation
with laboratory instruments is necessary. Literature search relating to research proptcol,
compilation of information, preparation/scrutiny of review/monographs etc. and other related
Term is initially for one year, purely contract basis. Subject to renewal based on performance
evaluation. No claim for regularization.