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Project Technical Officer /project Assistant Microbiology Jobs in Chennai - National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE)

Chennai
BSc,MSc
Last Date to Apply: 12-09-2019
Project Technical Officer /Project Assistant Microbiology - Job Details Date of Posting: 15-08-2019
Project Technical Officer  /Project Assistant Microbiology job vacancies in National Institute of Epidemiology on contract basis at “ICMR – NIE, Chennai”

Project Technical Officer (Lab)
 /Number of Post 01 (One) (UR) 

Name of the Project: Model District for Public Health Preparedness, Surveillance and Response: Multi-Strategic Integrated Approach in Tiruvallur District, Tamil Nadu, India

Place of Posting NIE, Chennai 

Essential Qualification: Graduate degree in Microbiology / Medical Lab Technology from a recognized University with five years diagnostic / research work experience in the relevant subject from a recognized institution. (OR) Master’s degree in Microbiology / Medical Lab Technology from a recognized University 

Desirable Qualification and Experience: With good knowledge and understanding of standard microbiology principles and practices Work experience in diagnostic microbiology Work experience in antimicrobial resistance testing

Emoluments :Rs.32,000/- per month 

Age Limit 30 years 

Project Technician – C (Lab)  /Number of Post 01 (One) (EWS) / (UR)

Name of the Project :Model District for Public Health Preparedness, Surveillance and Response: Multi-Strategic Integrated Approach in Tiruvallur District, Tamil Nadu, India 

Place of Posting NIE, Chennai 

Essential Qualification :12th pass in Science subjects and two years diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (OR) 12th pass in Science subjects and one year DMLT + one year laboratory experience in a recognized organization (OR) 12th pass in Science subjects and two years lab experience 

NOTE: B.Sc. degree shall be treated as three years experience 

Desirable Qualification and Experience: Hands on experience in Clinical Microbiology viz. collection and transport of clinical specimens, processing and culture Experience of working as part of research project team 

Emoluments: Rs.18,000/- per month 

Age Limit: EWS / UR – 30 years

Project Technical Officer (Field)/Number of Post 01 (One) (OBC)

Name of the Project :Model District for Public Health Preparedness, Surveillance and Response: Multi-Strategic Integrated Approach in Tiruvallur District, Tamil Nadu, India

Place of Posting :NIE, Chennai

Essential Qualification
:Graduate in Life Science / Social Science subjects / Public Health / Epidemiology from a recognized University with five years work experience from a recognized institution (OR) Master’s Degree in Life Science / Social Science subjects / Public Health / Epidemiology from a recognized University. 

Desirable Qualification and Experience: Working experience in health facility / field data collection and supervision Knowledge of computer applications 

Emoluments : Rs.32,000/- per month

Age Limit: OBC – 33 years (including 3 years of age relaxation)

Project Assistant (Field) /Number of Post 04 (Four) (SC - 2, OBC - 1, EWS / UR-1)

Name of the Project: Model District for Public Health Preparedness, Surveillance and Response: Multi-Strategic Integrated Approach in Tiruvallur District, Tamil Nadu, India Place of Posting NIE, Chennai

Essential Qualification: Graduate degree in Public Health / Epidemiology / Social Sciences / Psychology / Social Anthropology / Medical Sociology / Social Work / Life Sciences from a recognized University with three years work experience from a recognized institution (OR) Master’s Degree in Public Health / Epidemiology / Social Sciences / Psychology / Social Anthropology / Medical Sociology / Social Work / Life Sciences from a recognized University 

Desirable Qualification and Experience Experience in conducting interviews in field based health research projects Experience of working as part of a research project team Fluency in English and Tamil (Oral and Written) Experience of working with computers Emoluments `31,000/- per month 

Age Limit : EWS/UR – 30 years OBC – 33 years (including 3 years of age relaxation) SC – 35 years (including 5 years of age relaxation)

Scientist – D (Medical / Non-Medical) /Number of Post 01 (One)

Name of the Project Online course for “Rational use of Drugs”

Place of Posting NIE, Chennai 

Essential Qualification MEDICAL Post Graduate Degree (MD/DNB) in Community Medicine / PSM / Pharmacy / Pharmacology after MBBS with five years of experience (OR) Post Graduate Diploma in above subjects after MBBS with six years’ experience (OR) MBBS Degree recognized by MCI with eight years’ experience in medical subjects after MBBS Degree NON – MEDICAL 1 st class Master’s Degree in Pharmacy / Pharmacology / Public Health / Epidemiology / Life Sciences from a recognized University with eight years of experience (OR) 2 nd class Master’s Degree in Pharmacy / Pharmacology / Public Health / Epidemiology / Life Sciences + Ph.D. degree in (Pharmacy / Pharmacology / Public Health / Epidemiology / Life Sciences) with eight years’ experience (OR) BDS / B.V.Sc. & AH degree recognized by DCI / VCI with nine years’ experience in relevant subject after BDS / B.V.Sc. degree

Desirable Qualification and Experience Ph.D. in relevant subject Degree in MPH / MAE / M.Sc. (Epidemiology)

Emoluments MEDICAL – `67,000/- per month + HRA NON – MEDICAL - `54,000/- per month + HRA

Age Limit 45 years

Senior Research Fellow (SRF) /
Number of Post 01 (One)


Name of the Project: Online course for “Rational use of Drugs”

Place of Posting NIE, Chennai 

Essential Qualification Master’s Degree in Pharmacology / Pharmacy / Life Sciences with two years’ experience in the relevant field Desirable Qualification and Experience Ph.D. (Pharmacology / Pharmacy / Life Sciences) 

Emoluments `43,400/- per month 

Age Limit :45 years 

Project Assistant (Statistics)
/Number of posts 01 (One) (UR) 

Name of the Project : Congenital Rubella Syndrome Surveillance in India Place of posting NIE, Chennai 

Essential Qualification
Graduate in Statistics/ Biostatistics/Mathematics from a recognized university with three years relevant work experience from a recognized institution. (OR) Master’s degree in Statistics/ Biostatistics/ Mathematics 

Desirable Qualification 1. Knowledge of data handling, analysis and interpretation, report writing 2. Knowledge of Computer Application 3. Use of Statistical packages in handling large volume of Health Data

Age Limit UR-30 years

Pay Scale : Rs.31000

Project Assistant (Statistics/Biostatistics)/Number of posts 01 (One) (UR) 

Name of the Project Survey on Soil Transmitted Helminths (STH) in at-risk cohorts 

Place of posting NIE, Chennai

Essential Qualification Graduate in Statistics/Biostatistics/Mathematics from a recognized university with three years relevant work experience from a recognized institution. (OR) Master’s degree in Statistics/Biostatistics/Mathematics 

Desirable Qualification 4. Knowledge of data handling, analysis and interpretation, report writing 

5. Knowledge of Computer Application 6. Use of Statistical packages in handling large volume of Health Data Age Limit UR-30 years Emoluments `31,000/- Per Month

Scientist B (Non-Medical) /Number of posts 01 (one) (OBC) 

Place of posting NIE, Chennai 

Name of the Project “Virology Diagnostic Laboratory Network in India” 

Essential Qualification 1 st class B.E/B.Tech. in Computer Science/IT/ECE engineering degree with 2 years experience in web development / maintenance. (OR) 1 st class Master’s degree in Computer Application (OR) 1 st class master’s degree in computer science

Desirable Qualification a) M.Tech. or M.S in Computer Science. b) Able to effectively work in web application development. 

Age Limit :OBC- 38 years (including 3 years age relaxation)

Emoluments :Rs.48,000 /- + HRA per month

Selection Procedure: Written test/ Interview


How To Apply
Bring the filled in application with one set of photocopy of qualification and experience and other testimonials. 

Candidates are invited to attend Walk-in Interview / Written Test between 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Project Technical Officer (Lab) / Date of Interview 19th August 2019 

Project Technician – C (Lab) Date of Interview 19th August 2019 

Project Assistant (Statistics) /Date of Interview 11th September 2019

Project Assistant (Statistics/Biostatistics) /Date of Interview 11th September 2019 

Project Technical Officer (Field) Date of Interview 20th August 2019 

Project Assistant (Field) Date of Interview 20th August 2019

Scientist – D (Medical / Non-Medical)/ Date of Interview 9 th September 2019 

Senior Research Fellow (SRF) / Date of Interview 9 th September 2019

Scientist B (Non-Medical) Date of Interview 12th September 2019 



About National Institute of Epidemiology NIE

The National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE) was established on July 2, 1999 by merging the Central JALMA Institute for Leprosy (CJIL Field Unit),Avadi with the Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (IRMS),Chennai. The broad objectives of the  Institute cover Development of human resources in epidemiology and bio-statistics, Networking of the various ICMR and non-ICMR Institutes at the national level for epidemiological purposes, and Consultancy.