PGIMER Department of Medical Microbiology Research Associateship
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)

Life And Environmental Sciences
M.Tech. (Master of Technology),Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy),M.Sc. (Master of Science),M.E. Master of Engineering

Scholarship Overview

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh invites applications for PGIMER Department of Medical Microbiology Research Associateship 2020 from Postgraduate/PhD degree holders.  The post of fellowship is temporary/ad-hoc post under Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) funded project entitled, "The resistome, mobilome and virulome of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Escherichia coli from clinical, environmental and poultry isolates from India". The selected candidate will receive fellowship up to INR 54,520 per month.


The selected candidate will receive a fellowship up to INR 54,520 per month. 


  • Bio-data
  • Essential certificates/degrees

Selection Criteria

The selection will be based on the applicant's qualification & experience and their performance in the interview.


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by October, 2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must -

  • Not exceed 40 years of age
  • Hold a PhD degree in life sciences with at least one publication in SCI Indexed Journal

Desirable Qualifications -

  • Analyzing large NGS datasets, assembly, proficiency and programming/scripting experience.
  • Proficiency with standard bioinformatics and statistics tools, resources and packages
  • Experience in working Linux platform. Profound experience in analyzing data generated on Illumina's platforms

How To Apply

Eligible candidates can apply for the associateship by following the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
Step 2: Applications along with bio-data and essential certificates/degrees (working phone number and email id) should be emailed at before 15th October 2020