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Union Public Service Commission invites applications for the 10 vacant positions of Specialist Grade –III Assistant Professor in Gastroenterology and Neonatology.

Specialist Grade –III Assistant Professor (Gastroenterology)

Number of Posts: 8

Qualifications

  • A recognized MBBS degree qualification included in the First Schedule or Second Schedule or Part II of the Third Schedule (other than licentiate qualifications) to the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 ( 102 of 1956).
  • Holders of educational qualifications included in Part II of the Third Schedule should also fulfill the conditions specified in sub-section(3) of section 13 of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956(102 of 1956).
  • Post- Graduate degree in the concerned specialty or Super-speciality mentioned in Section A of Schedule VI i.e. Doctorate of Medicine (Medical Gastroenterology) or Doctorate of Medicine (Gastroenterology) or Doctor of Medicine (Medicine)/Doctor of Medicine (Paediatrics) with two years special training in Gastroenterology.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To impart theoretical and practical instructions to under-graduate/post-graduate medical students
  • To conduct and guide research work in the speciality
  • To render patient care in the speciality
  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the authorities from time to time

Probation: 01 year

Location: Anywhere in India

Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor (Neonatology)

Number of Posts: 02

Qualifications:

  • A recognized MBBS degree qualification included in the First Schedule or Second Schedule or Part II of the Third Schedule (other than licentiate qualifications) to the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 ( 102 of 1956). Holders of educational qualifications included in Part II of the Third Schedule should also fulfill the conditions specified in sub-section(3) of section 13 of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956(102 of 1956).
  • Post- Graduate degree in the concerned specialty or Super-speciality mentioned in Section A of Schedule VI i.e. Doctorate of Medicine (Neonatology) or Doctor of Medicine (Paediatrics) with two years special training in Neonatology.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To impart theoretical and practical instructions to under-graduate/post-graduate medical students
  • To conduct and guide research work in the speciality
  • To render patient care in the speciality
  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the authorities from time to time

Probation: 01 year

Location: Anywhere in India

Salary: PB-3 i.e. Rs.15, 600-39,100 with Grade Pay Rs.6600/- Plus N.P.A as admissible (Pre-Revised).

Age:

  • Applicant must not exceed 40 years as on the closing date.
  • Not exceeding 43 years for OBC candidates on the normal closing date, in respect of posts reserved for them.
  • Relaxable for Govt. servants by 5 years in accordance with instructions issued by the Central Govt.)
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Organization Union Public Service Commission
Fellowship Level Scientist
Country India
Subject areas Medicine
Fellowship amount PB-3; Rs.15, 600-39,100
Eligibility Open to Indian nationalities
Deadline 13 April 2017
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The Dr. Julian Kay-Butler undergraduate scholarship is open to promising students from Scotland to pursue their study in the area of medicine in the UK.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to academically gifted students who would otherwise struggle with the cost of studying at the University of St Andrews.

The University of St Andrews is one of the UK’s top universities and is one of Europe’s most research intensive seats of learning.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at the University of St Andrews in the UK.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Medicine.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will be awarded as a tuition fee reduction of up to £3,000

Number of Scholarships: There is only one scholarship available.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  •  Students of Scotland. Can apply for the scholarship.
  • Entrant scholarship is for students of Scotland who will be studying at St Andrew’s

Nationality: The students of Scotland can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English language Requirements: All students entering the University must provide evidence that they can use English well enough to study effectively at St Andrew’s.

How to Apply: This scholarship is available through the St Andrews General Wardlaw Scholarship application form. For more details, including additional requirements for the scholarship, please see the St Andrews General Wardlaw Scholarship web page.

Application Deadline: The Application Deadline is March 31, 2017

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The Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), offers research training opportunities to students of all nationalities interested in pursuing a research career in the Biomedicine and Life Sciences.

Number of places: Up to 8

Duration: June 26 to August 18, 2017

Application Requirements:

  • Applicant must have passed at least 2/3 of the total credit points (courses or exams) required for a Life Sciences or Biomedicine-related undergraduate degree (in any country).
  • Applicant must maintain status of undergraduate student throughout the whole summer programme.
  • Applicant must have an excellent academic track record with a Grade Point Average (GPA) above 0.75
  • Applicant must possess good knowledge of English.
  • Applicant must be available for 8 weeks to attend the training programme.

Application Procedure:

  • Apply online. Attach the following with application (in pdf format; doc and rtf formats are also accepted):
  • CV
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of an official Transcript of Records, Academic Transcript or Certification, stating the number of credits passed
  • Copy of the National Identity Card or Passport
  • Proof of having a valid health insurance, whether public or private, during the whole summer stay.
  • Citizens from countries issuing the European Health Card (EHC), including Spanish nationals, must present this documentation.

More info: CNIO will cover the student’s travel expenses: one return ticket from the student’s hometown to Madrid.

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Organization Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO)
Fellowship Level Internship
Country Spain
Subject areas Bio-medicine, Life Sciences
Fellowship amount Return ticket
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline April 23, 2017
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Drs Man & Kang Wong Memorial Prize is offered by King’s College London to support Master’s students in Cardiology.

Eligibility

  • The candidates applying for Drs Man & Kang Wong Memorial Prize, King’s College London should be an undergraduate MBBS student.
  • Applicants, who are undertaking a postgraduate qualification in the Cardiovascular Division can also apply for the scholarship.
  • Should have been enrolled and King’s college.
  • Academic excellence is taken into consideration and candidates are selected based on the academic merit.

Documents required

  • Applicants of Drs Man & Kang Wong Memorial Prize, King’s College London are asked to submit a personal statement which explain the candidate’s interest in cardiology.
  • A reference should be provided by the personal/course tutor of the candidate.
  • The successful applicants should be willing to submit a letter of thanks to the donor.
  • Should be submitting a report of your academic activity utilising the prize money.

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NGS Scholarship (NGSS) is offered by National University of Singapore (NUS) to aid students with innovative, high calibre PhD research.

Eligibility

  • NGS Scholarship (NGSS), NUS is open to all nationals.
  • Must hold at least 2nd Upper Honours, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Students with a passion for computing, cross-disciplinary research in science, related aspects of medicine and engineering must consider applying.
  • TOEFL is compulsory.
  • Mandatory to have GRE, except students from NTU and NUS.
  • GATE is NOT acceptable.

Documents Required

  • Applicants of NGS Scholarship (NGSS), NUS should submit a copy of personal CV.
  • Two Academic Referee Reports.
  • Two pages of Statement of Purpose.
  • Research Proposal of at least two pages.
  • A copy of Bachelor’s and Master’s degree transcripts & certificates.
  • A copy of Publication, if any.
  • A copy of GRE and TOEFL/IELTS score sheet.

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The Dundee School of Medicine – Overseas RPG Scholarship, 2017 is open to students who wish to pursue Ph.D. at the Dundee University.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates applying for Dundee School of Medicine – Overseas RPG Scholarship, 2017 must fulfill the English language requirements and have strong academic potential.4
  • The scholarships are open only to the Ph.D. degree and not MSc degrees.
  • Applicants of Dundee School of Medicine – Overseas RPG Scholarship, 2017 must show evidence that they are self-funding.
  • Scholarships will be withdrawn if the students are in receipt of other funding options during their studies.
  • Scholarships will be retrospectively awarded.

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The M.Sc. “Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology for Professionals” (CGEpi) is a one year fulltime, 2 years part-time master program for professionals with work-experience in clinical and/or genetic epidemiology. The goal is to provide professionals in the field with the necessary information to close the gap between clinical and genetic epidemiology.

  • University degree (at least Bachelor with 240 ECTS) in medicine, public health, pharmacy, natural sciences, nutritional sciences, statistics or another health-relevant natural science discipline
  • Relevant work experience
  • Basic knowledge of mathematics and statistics
  • Good knowledge of English.

Evidence of sufficient knowledge of English

  • proven either by an university degree at an English-language institution of higher education
  • by a TOEFL total score of at least 80 points (iBT), or an academic IELTS overall band score of 6.5 points. (screenshot or scan of the test result is sufficient!)
  • No other proofs of sufficient command of English can be accepted.
  • If you are not able to provide your TOEFL/IELTS score at the time of application you may upload an informal petition instead on our online-tool which says that you are going to hand in your result after the application deadline via email. (There is no real deadline to hand it in later but we recommend to provide it until end of September).

Semester 1

  • Introduction in Advanced Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methods in Epidemiology
  • Classical Methods for Data Analysis
  • Advanced Genetic Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methods in Genetic Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methods in Genetic Epidemiology (Exercise)
  • Genetic Epidemiology of Complex Human Diseases
  • Advanced Clinical Epidemiology
  • Regulatory Issues in Clinical Research
  • Regulatory Issues in Clinical Research (Exercise)
  • Advanced Methods in Clinical Epidemiology: Design, Evidence Synthesis, Safety and Quality
  • Advanced Methods in Clinical Epidemiology: Design, Evidence Synthesis, Safety and Quality (Exercise)
  • Advanced Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology
  • Advanced Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology
  • Module Advanced Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology (Exercise)

Semester 2

  • Electives
  • Global Public Health
  • Recent Development in Biostatistics
  • Advanced Quantitative Research Methods
  • Master’s Thesis
  • Master’s Thesis
  • Colloquium
  • Disputation

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DOC [Doctoral Fellowship Programme of the Austrian Academy of Sciences] financed by the Federal Ministry for Science, Research and Economy, additional funding comes from the City of Vienna and the Province of Styria

Purpose:

To enable young, excellent doctoral candidates from all disciplines to carry out their dissertation project within a definable period of time

Eligibility Requirements:

  • no age limit
  • maximum 2 years after completion of the Diplom or Master degree (for exceptions see programme information)
  • enrolment as a doctoral candidate at an Austrian university

Amount of Funding:  37,000 euros annually before tax in addition, max. 500 euros annually for travel expenses

Funding Duration: 24 to 36 months

Deadline for Application: October 1, 2017 (postmark)

Overview

Type Doctoral Fellowship Programme
Subjects All discipline
How to Apply DOC- Instruction for Applicants 
Deadline  September 15, 2017
Organisation Austrian Academy of Sciences
Contact application@oeaw.ac.at.

The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT) at University College Cork invites application for the post of Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher. INFANT focuses on fast-tracking discoveries to the bed-side and cot-side by serving as a hub for innovation. The creation of next generation devices to facilitate point-of-care and remote healthcare monitoring and diagnostics would transform pregnancy, neonatal healthcare and service delivery on a global level.

As a Post-Doctoral Researcher The candidate will conduct a specified programme of research & research training under the guidance of a Principal Investigator. The primary purpose of the role is to deliver research results & objectives, develop new or advanced research skills & competencies, the successful development of funding proposals & to interact in the supervision & mentorship of graduate students, in conjunction with an academic supervisor.

Subject areas:

Medical Science

Project: INFANT Metabolomic Biomarker Programme

Qualifications and Requirements:

Eligibility criterion is as follows:

  • PhD in metabolomics/mass spectrometry/analytical chemistry/bioanalysis or related discipline.
  • Extensive competence and experience in a research area.
  • Supervisory skills.
  • Leadership potential.
  • Experience of applying for & securing funding.
  • Three years of post-doctoral experience.
  • Knowledge & experience in the use of LC-MS & related software is required.
  • Ability to automate data acquisition & analysis on LC-MS.
  • Extensive hands-on experience in biological sample preparation, analytical method development.
  • Use & understanding of statistical software.
  • Appropriate technical competence & accomplishment.
  • A capability of working within a project team to achieve results.
  • Good communication, organisation & interpersonal skills.
  • A commitment to gaining practical experience working on a research project.
  • Ability to work well within a team.
  • Experience of using Waters platform & Masslynx software.
  • Un-targeted & targeted LC-MS analysis.
  • Knowledge of metabolomics related software.
  • Processing MS metabolomics data & analyse large-scale metabolomics datasets, including statistical analysis
  • Ability to search databases to identify metabolite structures.

Application procedure:

Interested and eligible applicants are requested to Please submit a short cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to infantjobs@ucc.ie on or before the closing date 17/03/17. Please reference ‘Senior Postdoctoral Researcher – Metabolomic Biomarker Programme’ on the subject line of your application.

 

Contact details:

  • Email-kenny@ucc.ie
  • Phone-00353 21 4205023
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Organization University College Cork
Fellowship Level Postdoc
Country Ireland
Subject areas Medical Science
Fellowship amount €43,643-€46,255 (IUA Scale)
Eligibility PhD
Deadline 17/03/17
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