Lucknow: Centre of Biomedical Research (CBMR), Lucknow, an autonomous institute under government of Uttar Pradesh, has invited applications for the PhD program in the areas of Chemical sciences, Biological sciences, Physical sciences and in interdisciplinary research areas. The institute informed that interested candidates with background in biology/chemistry/biochemistry/physics/cognitive/neural science can apply for the current academic session.
How to Apply: The eligible candidates should send the completed application form either by E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Centre of Biomedical Research, SGPGIMS-Campus, Raebareli Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226014. The closing date for submission of application is 31 March 2017. The application form is available on the official website of CBMR, Lucknow: http://cbmr.res.in/?page_id=941
Eligibility Criteria: As per the admission page of the institute, applicants should have 55 % marks or equivalent CGPA in MSc / equivalent degree and should have qualified any one of the following national examinations: CSIR or UGC-NET for JRF, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF or DST-INSPIRE fellowship for Ph.D.
Focus Areas of the institute: CBMR aims to accelerate scientific discoveries by engaging basic science researchers to seek for critical problems relevant to biomedical research. CBMR currently has following major disciplines:
(a) Molecular Synthesis and Drug Discovery covering thrust areas like Total Synthesis of Potential Drug Molecules, Asymmetric Synthesis & Catalysis, Organo-catalysis, Chemical Biology, Organometallic Catalysis.
(b) Cancer Biology
(c) NMR and Metabolomics with thrust areas NMR methodology, structural biology and functional proteomics
(d) Functional MRI for brain research
Research Facilities: CBMR offers state-of-the-art research facilities and infrastructure to perform cutting-edge research. The infrastructure includes modern research laboratories for chemistry and biology research. The major equipments in central instrumentation facility includes three NMR spectrometers (400/600/800 MHz, BRUKER), 3 T MRI Scanner, Glove box (MBRAUN), Agilent HPLC (analytical/preparative), Agilent HR-MS, Agilent GC-MS, Solvent Purification system, FPLC and many more.
For more details on the PhD admission and other details, interested candidates should refer the admission notification page uploaded on the official website of the institute: http://cbmr.res.in/