NIMHNSC Junior Research Fellow Recruitment-2017

An Institute of National Importance,
BENGALURU ,- 560 029 

Date: 28.07.2017

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates, for filling up of the following posts on CONTRACT basis for the DST funded project entitled “Exploring the relevance of Social Cognition Deficits in Functional Outcomes in Schizophrenia patients living in Rural Indian Communities” under Dr.Naveen Kumar C, Additional Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Principal Investigator. 

Name of the Post :
Junior Research Fellow

Number of posts : 02 (Two)

Salary Structure:
Rs.25,000 per month + HRA @ 30% - for 1st &2nd year
Rs.28,000 per month + HRA @ 30% - for 3rd year

One of the following degrees from a recognized institute is essential These qualifications are in accordance to the Official Memorandum from Government of India, Department of Science & Technology: OM
no: SR/S9/Z-09/2012 dated: October 21, 2014
1. M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work
2. M.Phil in Clinical Psychology
3. MA/MSW in Social work (Medical and Psychiatry) + NET qualification
4. MA in Psychology + NET qualification
5. MSc in Clinical Psychology + NET qualification
6. MSc in Psychosocial Rehab + NET qualification

a) Experience of working in rural communities with persons with severe mental illness will be desirable.
b) Candidates should be well versed with Kannada language

Maximum Age limit: 35 years

Job  location: NIMHANS, Bangalore, Thirthahalli, Karnataka, Turuvekere, Karnataka

Position involves:
a) Coordinating the project work
b) Coordinating the Research activity work
c) Keeping regular touch with patients
d) Follow-up visits , performing research assessments
e) Writing letters
f) Administrating 

Tenure of Appointment:
Initial appointment will be made for a period of One year and the same will be
renewed depending upon the performance of the candidate.

Duration of the Project: 3 years

How to Apply:
Eligible candidates fulfilling the criteria may apply on a plain paper with their Curriculum Vitae, age
proof and Testimonials, to The Director, NIMHANS, P.B. No.2900, D.R.College Post, Hosur Road.
Bengaluru – 560 029 or by email to . Candidates who apply should invariably mention the Notification No. & Date, email ID, Contact No. & Postal Address, failing which the application will not be considered.The last date for receipt of filled in applications along with the relevant documents is 10.08.2017 up to 4.00 pm. Late applications will not be entertained.