National Institute of Epidemiology Jobs 2016 For 40 Scientist B and Project Assistant Posts

National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE), Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Chennai invites applications form eligible candidates for the posts of 40 Scientist ‘B’ (Medical/ Non-medical), Project assistant (Statistics), Project assistant (Social Science) posts on contract basis.

Number of Vacancies: 40

Project Name: Process evaluation of IMNCI in India

Name of the Posts:

  • Scientist B (Medical/ Non – medical): 16 Posts(UR – 14, SC – 01, ST – 01)
  • Project assistant (Statistics): 16 Posts(UR – 15, SC – 01)
  • Project assistant (Social Science): 08 Posts(UR – 06, SC – 02)

Age Limit:

  • Not exceed 35 years
  • Age relaxation applicable as per  GOI rules

Educational Qualification:

  • Scientist B (Medical/ Non – medical) Posts: Candidates should have MBBS degree recognized by MCI, 1st class Master’s degree in Public Health/ Epidemiology/ Social Sciences/ Health sciences from a recognized university.
  • Project assistant (Statistics) Posts: Candidates should have 3 years graduate degree with Statistics (major or minor) with 1 year of experience in health related research or health related field projects.
  • Project assistant (Social Science) Posts: Candidates should have three years graduate degree with Social sciences (major or minor) with 1 year of experience in health related research or health related field projects and Proficient to read, write and speak the local language of the respective state.

Pay Scale:

  • Scientist B (Medical/ Non – medical) Posts: Medical: Consolidated salary of Rs.54,338/- +HRA per month and Non-Medical: Consolidated salary of Rs.43,470/- +HRA per month
  • Project assistant (Statistics), Project assistant (Social Science) Posts: Rs.27,945/- per month

Selection Process:

  • Written test
  • Interview
  • Skill test

Important Date:

Last Date for Submission of Application: 27 January 2015

How to Apply: Eligible and interested candidates can send their completed application and other required documents to National Institute of Epidemiology, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), R-127, Second Main Road, TNHB, Ayapakkam, Chennai – 600 077

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