Project Research Associate Job at NII Funded By BIRAC - Eligibility, Selection Process & More!!

By Neetesh Tiwari|Updated : September 6th, 2021

NII Recruitment 2021: National Institute of Immunology, funded by BIRAC, has invited the application to select the candidates for the Project Research Associate - III and Technician - I (P) job under the single project. NII is inviting applications for 1 post under each designation. Interested candidates can apply directly for the post through a mail in a prescribed format. The application process has already been started, and the candidates can apply on or before 9th Sept 2021. 

In this article, we will discuss the complete process regarding the selection criteria and how to apply for the post; what are the eligibility criteria that candidates need to meet before sending the application form? Read the complete article to know more about the stipend and other benefits given under these posts.

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NII Recruitment 2021: National Institute of Immunology, funded by BIRAC, has invited the application to select the candidates for the Project Research Associate - III and Technician - I (P) job under the single project. NII is inviting applications for 1 post under each designation. Interested candidates can apply directly for the post through a mail in a prescribed format. The application process has already been started, and the candidates can apply on or before 9th Sept 2021. 

In this article, we will discuss the complete process regarding the selection criteria and how to apply for the post; what are the eligibility criteria that candidates need to meet before sending the application form? Read the complete article to know more about the stipend and other benefits given under these posts.

The National Institute of Immunology (NII) is an independent research institute based in New Delhi, under the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) for research in immunology. It has its origins in the IIMMR-WHО Immunology Research and Training Center of the Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (IIIMS), Delhi, which merged with NII in 1982. NII is currently looking for candidates to fill the two vacant posts (Project Research Associate - III and Technician - I) under one project through the interview process. Both the post will have different designation, eligibility criteria, stipends and other benefits. Check the selection criteria, eligibility, stipend mentioned below:

NII Recruitment 2021 - Major Highlights

Institution NameNII
Full Name National Institute of Immunology
Job PostProject Research Associate - III and Technician - I
Number of Projects2
LocationNew Delhi
Last Date for the Application09-09-2021
Official Websitehttp://www.nii.res.in/content/national-institute-immunology

NII Recruitment 2021 - Project Name

Project: 

“Multi-stage malaria vaccine candidates for the prevention of Plasmodium falciparum infection in mosquito and pre-erythrocytic development in man” funded by BIRAC.

Posts Name: 

1. Project Research Associate - III

2. Technician - I

Check all the eligibility criteria, emoluments details, and job description for both the posts given below:

(1) Job Name: Project Research Associate - III

No. of Vacancy: 01

Job Description: Mouse Immunization, Characterization of immune responses. FACS, ELISA, ELISPOT, sporozoite neutralization assays. Mouse challenge with malaria parasites. Parasite load determination by qPCR. Mouse challenge with transgenic malaria parasites. To ensure timely completion of research objectives. Coordination among the SRFs related to their work and data collection, analysis and compilation, Report preparation, Reporting of project progress with PI and other project partners. 

Education Qualification: 

  • Doctorate in any branch of biology/life sciences.
  • At least three years of postdoctoral research experience and 5 research publications in international journals.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage large projects or independent funding/grants.
  • Hands up experience in handling animals is essential.
  • People experienced in immunological tests or Priority will be given to work related to vaccines.

Emoluments: The seleсted саndidаtes will drаw соnsоlidаted emоluments аs рer DST ОM dаted 30.01.2019 (Аs sаnсtiоned by the funding аgenсy).

Rs. 54,000/- per month plus 24% HRA

Time Duration of Project: Tenable till- February 2024

(2) Job Name: Technician - I

No. of Vacancy: 01

Job Description: Rearing mosquitoes, mosquito infection with malaria parasites, Helping other researchers with animal or lab work. Helping lab members with stock maintenance, ordering, repairs etc. 

Education Qualification: 

  • 10 + 2 exams approved with biology.
  • Diplomas in the subjects of Medical Technology or B.Sc. in Biological Sciences.
  • Minimum of two years of driving experience with mosquitoes.
  • Minimum of one year of experience in handling small animals (mouse/rat/rabbit, etc.).

Emoluments: The seleсted саndidаtes will drаw соnsоlidаted emоluments аs рer DST ОM dаted 30.01.2019 (Аs sаnсtiоned by the funding аgenсy).

Rs. 25,000/- per month consolidated

Time Duration of Project: Tenable till- February 2024

NII Recruitment 2021 - How To Apply

Check the complete process to apply for both the posts mentioned below:

  • Interested candidates may apply directly, by email, to the Project Investigator, clearly indicating the name of the project with its complete C.V., E-mail-ID, fax numbers, telephone numbers.
  • Candidates can share their Resume with all the documents on "singhap@nii.ac.in" on or before 09-09-2021.
  • Shortlisted candidates on the list will be called for an interview and must present with an original copy of everything.
  • A Demand Draft of Rs 100 /- drawn on Canara Bank or Indian Bank payable in Delhi / New Delhi in favour of Director, NII (SC/ST/PH and female candidates are exempt payment of fees) upon presentation of supporting documents), at the time of the interview.

Note: 

  • No applications will be accepted after the due date, i.e. 09-09-2021.
  • When applying online, in the subject line of the email, please indicate the position you have applied for (RA-III or Tech-I).
  • Requests containing incomplete information cannot be entertaining.
  • The date of completion of the exams must be clearly indicated in the application form.

NII Recruitment 2021 - Terms and Conditions

  • Candidates selected for the mentioned positions will have one year or the project, whichever is shorter, at the same time.
  • No shelter/accommodation will be provided during the project period.
  • Applicants can clearly mention the category to which they belong, eg SC/ST/OBC/ PH and attach documentary evidence of it.
  • No TA / DA will be paid to candidates participate in the interview if requested.
  • In addition to submitting the application in the prescribed format below, applicants must submit a full curriculum vitae with the names of three referees.
  • The Curriculum vitae should contain details of experimental skills and a list of publications.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be informed by email of the date and time of the Interviews.
  • Interviews with selected candidates will be conducted by online video conference tools.
  • Misleading in any form will be considered a disqualification.

NII Recruitment 2021 - Application Prescribed Format

Sr. No.Details
1Full Name
2Father’s Name
3Mother’s Name
4Date of Birth & Age
5Gender
6Category (SC/ ST/ OBC / PH)
7

a. Full Correspondence Address

b. Permanent Address

8E. mail-ID, Fax, Telephone No. and Mobile No. (if any)
9Details of Past Experience & Present Employment, If any
10Whether qualified any ‘National Level Examination’ (Please State)
11Please State, whether holding Overseas Citizenship Card of India, (Yes/No)
12Details of the Academic/Professional Qualifications

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  • The Full Form of NII is the National Institute of Immunology.

  • Yes, you can apply for both the post at the same time. While sharing the application form, mention the post name clearly for which you want to apply. In the case of both posts, mention both the names of the post.

  • These two jobs are purely based on a contractual basis tenably till 2024 depending on the projects.


  • National Institute of Immunology is a government institute.

  • For Project Research Associate-III: Rs. 54,000/- pm + 24 per cent HRA.

    For Technician: Rs. 25,000/- per month consolidated.

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