Position Vacant: Research Associate in Chemistry (20-3413/NRPU/R&D/HEC/14/702)

Applications are invited from Pakistani Nationals, who are not married to a foreign national, for the appointment on the following position in the Department of Chemistry under National Research Program for Universities-Higher Education Commission project No. 20-3413/NRPU/R&D/HEC/14/702, titled “Synthesis of Gastrin Peptide Analogues as Vehicles of Radio-nuclides to the Site of Malignancies for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Purposes” under following terms and conditions.

Post name: Research Associate (1)

Monthly Stipend: PKR. 25,000/- per month

Contract duration: 01 year (Extendable to 03 Years)

Qualification/Eligibility: PhD Student (already enrolled or fresh admission in Department of Chemistry)

Experience: The candidate should have an experience of small scale organic synthesis, metal complexation, biological studies (antibacterial study, animal studies etc.), working in team and individual atmosphere and good writing skills. Candidate having project relevant background will be preferred.

Project information: The project duration is 36 months. The above position is purely on temporary basis. The incumbent will be required to sign a surety bond for entire duration of the project. The selected candidate could use the partial project data for his/her PhD thesis to fulfill the requirement of the PhD degree with the consent of the PI (which will act as his/her supervisor). Intellectual property rights will remain intact with the Principle Investigator and student (research Associate) will not claim what so ever in this regard.

How to apply? One page application including short CV must reach the office of the Principal Investigator in the Department of Chemistry at the Government College University Faisalabad not later than 03-09-2015, 4:00pm.


Dr. Syed Ali Raza Naqvi
Principal Investigator (PI)
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Government College University Faisalabad