Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for filling up of the following post on contract basis for the SERB-DST funded project entitled “Neurosteroids and cognitive dysfunction: Behavioral, electrophysiological and pharmacological evaluation” – under Dr. BN Srikumar, Assistant Professor of Neurophysiology & Principal Investigator.

Educational Qualification: MPhil in Neurophysiology / Neurosciences OR Master’s Degree in Neurosciences / Physiology / Life Sciences / Pharmacology or equivalent Master’s degree with good academic record

Desirable Qualification: Experience in evaluation of cognitive behaviors in rodents, ex-vivo electrophysiology, pharmacological assessment, neuromorphology

Maximum Age Limit: 28 years

Rs. 25,000/- + 30% HRA pm for 1st and 2nd year
Rs. 28,000/- + 30% HRA pm for 3rd Year

Research Experience : 1-2 years of Research experience in Neurophysiology/ Neuroscience / Neuropharmacology

Duration of employment : Three years Initial appointment will be made for one year, extendable up to 3 years, based on the performance of the candidate

Eligible candidates fulfilling the criteria, may apply on a plain paper along with the curriculum vitae, age proof and copy of testimonials, addressed to The Director, NIMHANS, Hosur Road, Bengaluru – 560 029 either by post or through email to

The notification number and date, candidate’s contact details including postal address, telephone number and email address should be mentioned in the application, failing which the applications will not be considered.

The last date for receipt of filled in applications together with the relevant documents is 07th November 2016 up to 4.00 p.m. Late applications will not be entertained.

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