ICMR-VCRC Jobs 2017: Scientist B(Medical), India
Vector Control Research Centre is one of the permanent institutes of Indian Council of Medical Research established in 1975 at Pondicherry. A center of excellence for research and training in vector-borne diseases and control and a WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Lymphatic Filariasis and Integrated Methods of Vector Control.
ICMR – VCRC has announced notification for the recruitment of Scientist B (Medical) which is purely on temporary and ad-hoc basis to work under Phase-II of the project entitled “A community based study to compare the safety, efficacy and acceptability of a triple-drug regimen (Ivermectin, Diethylcarbamazine and Albendazole) with a two-drug regimen (Diethylcarbamazine and Albendazole) for lymphatic filariasis elimination programme” funded by Task Force for Global Health, Neglected Tropical Disease -Support Centre, Atlanta, USA.
Job Title: Scientist B (Medical)
Job Location: Yadgir, Yadgir District, Karnataka
Total No of Posts: 02
Educational Qualification: MBBS Degree with one-year Research/Teaching experience or MD in Microbiology/Pathology/Community Medicine/General Medicine from a recognized university.
Salary: Rs.61,000/- plus HRA per month
Job Responsibilities: To supervise the field survey teams for assessment of indicators of filarial infection in study villages in Yadgir district 12 months posttreatment with triple/double drug regimens and also to retreat the participants who continue to remain filarial antigen positive/microfilaraemia positive.
How to Apply: Interested and Eligible candidates can download the application form from the website of Vector Control Research Centre (www.vcrc.res.in) and bring the application duly filled in with affixed recent passport size photograph along with the self attested copies of certificates for proof of date of birth, educational qualifications (certificate/statement of marks), experience as mentioned under essential qualifications and community certificate (SC/ST/OBC) at the time of the interview.
Candidates must bring the original certificates and required to be present at the venue at 9.00 AM for certificate verification.
Date of the Interview: 15th December 2017
Time of the Interview: 10.30 A.M
Venue of the Interview: VCRC- Yadgir Field Unit, New Mumtaz Manzil, Plot No – 66, Opposite Laxmi Temple, Laxmi Nagar, Yadgir-585202, Karnataka