Fellowships & Extension Programmes
Visiting Fellowships Programme

To foster collaborations with the Centre’s faculty and to provide research opportunities, the Centre offers Visiting Fellowships to research scientists working in educational institutions and R&D laboratories in India. Visiting fellows are associated with faculty and honorary faculty of the Centre, and the research work is carried out in the host institution in the broad areas of Life Sciences (including molecular and developmental biology, chronobiology, genetics, ecology, behaviour); Materials Sciences (including nanoscience); Chemical Sciences (including chemical biology, interfaces of chemical science with materials, solid-state chemistry, theoretical/computational chemistry, inorganic, physical and organic chemistry); Physical Sciences (including experimental and theoretical condensed-matter and materials physics, statistical physics, organic electronics and experimental nano biotechnology); Engineering Sciences (including fluid dynamics, nonlinear dynamics, and thermal and chemical engineering); and Atmospheric Sciences. The fellowship is tenable for 3 months and the total period of stay in the Centre should be no less than 60 days. The fellowship carries an honorarium of Rs 25000 per month. The timing of the visit may be decided according to mutual convenience. Research scientists or engineers with a Ph.D, who have permanent positions in educational institutions or R&D laboratories are invited to apply. Individuals who have applied or utilized this Visiting Fellowship Programme earlier, need not apply.

Application form may be downloaded from http://www.jncasr.ac.in/fe. The completed application should be sent by post in the envelope super scribing ‘Visiting Fellowship Programme 2014. The application should be sent to The Academic Coordinator, JNCASR, Jakkur, Bangalore -560 064 by 30 August 2014. The awardees will be notified by 30 September 2014.

Last date for receipt of completed application form: 30 August 2014.