"Ph.D. Position Available: Join BITS Pilani and Work on Bioinspired Patterns for Improved Ocular Drug Delivery"

BITS Pilani Ph.D. Position under BITS-CDRF (Cross-Disciplinary Research) funded project

Joining: At the earliest

Project TitleBioinspired patterns to improve the mucoadhesion of polymeric patch on the ocular surface.

Applications are invited for ONE position of PhD Scholar under the supervision of Dr. Nirmal Jayabalan and Dr. Nandini Bhandaru.

Eligibility Criteria

Essential Qualification: First class in M.Pharm / M.Sc. equivalent from a recognized University.

Desirable Qualification: Experience and knowledge in drug delivery systems. GPAT/GATE/NET/DSTInspire/CSIR or equivalent qualifications will be preferred.

Scope of Work

  • Development of polymeric patch (formulation optimization and characterization) for ocular administration.
  • Pre-clinical evaluation of polymeric patch.

Fellowship: ₹37,000 to ₹42,000 per month (based on the year of PhD and performance).

Duration: As per BITS-Pilani norms.

Place of Work: BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad- 500078.

Application Process

Please apply with CV and Cover letter (showing alignment and justification with the roles/responsibilities/requirements) using this form

Preliminary shortlisting will be based on a CV and telephonic/audio-visual interview within a week of the last date of application. For the final interview, the candidate will be informed through email. No TA/DA will be provided in case of a personal interview.

Contact Information

Dr. Nirmal Jayabalan
Department of Pharmacy,
BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad
Webpage: https://universe.bits-pilani.ac.in/Hyderabad/nirmalj/Profile

: 040-66303574

Deadline: 14th October 2023

Click here to view the original notification to apply.

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