Date Posted: 5th September 2022

Hiring Organization: Assam University, Silchar

Organization Profile: Assam University came into existence in 1994 after the enactment of the Assam (Central) University Act 1989. Through its pursuit, Assam University is in the process of making itself an institute of excellence. Assam University’s main campus is situated at Dargakona, about 20 km away from Silchar. The campus is set amid sprawling hillocks and the typical landscapes of the northeast. The campus is spread over 600 acres and provides an ideal environment for the researchers, students, and people interested in academic excellence. The other campus of the university is situated at Diphu in the district of Karbi Anglong, Assam. The university has territorial jurisdiction over the five districts of Assam viz., Cachar, Karimganj, Hailakandi, Dima Hasao (erstwhile North Cachar Hills), and Karbi Anglong.

Job Title: Junior Research Fellow

Project Title:  Bio prospection of few selected ethnic medicinal plants(North-East India) for their Phyto-characterization and experimental validation of its tribal use towards the drug development against inflammatory pain disorders and rheumatoid arthritis

Department: Pharmaceutical Science

Sponsor: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Government of India


Essential Qualification: M.Pharm/ M.S.(Pharm.)in Pharmacology/ Natural Product/ Pharmacognosy/ Pharmaceutics/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Pharmaceutical Analysis/ Quality assurance/ other specialization with GATE/GPAT/CSIR-NET or equivalent examination Experience in ethnic medicinal plants-based drug discovery preferable.

Duration: 2 years and 3 months; initially for 3 months, likely to be extended for another two years depending on the performance of selected fellow and followed by satisfactory project assessment reports of funding agency experts and PI.

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Apply Mode: Email

Last Date: 10th September 2022

How to Apply: Eligible and interested candidates may submit self-prepared bio-data along with supporting documents to the email: on or before 10/09/2022.

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Organization Address:
Dr. Partha Palit
Principal Investigator
Department of Pharmaceutical Science
Assam University, Silchar – 788011

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