Visiting Research Professorship (VRP) & Visiting Research Faculty (VRF) in NER


govtThe Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India, to achieve excellence in promotion of biotechnology & related areas in Northern States of India, is inviting applications from scientists/faculties those are interested to be engaged in NER states (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura & Sikkim) under the DBT’s Visiting Research Professorship(VRP) & Visiting Research Faculty (VRF) Scheme.

The VRP/VRF award shall be given to the selected active or superannuated Indian scientists/faculty, below the age of 70 years as on 30th September 2016. those who are in service should get their applications forwarded through proper channel, with endorsement from the head of their parent institutions. the duration of the DBT VRP/VRF would be for a period ranging from three months to one year. Emoluments would be ranging between Rs. 7500/- to 1,00,000/- per month plus HRA and contingency grant depending on the level of experience and expertise.

How to Apply: Interested applicants may submit their applications(two hard copies) strictly as per the format at through proper channel to

Dr. T. Madhan Mohan, Adviser, Department of Biotechnology, Block-2, 7th Floor, CGO, Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003.

Last Date: 31st August, 2016

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