NCBS/inStem-Cambridge Postdoctoral Fellowship(NiC)

The National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bangalore, the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (inStem), Bangalore, and the University of Cambridge (UoC) are pleased to announce the NCBS-inStem-Cambridge Postdoctoral Fellowship (NiC-PDF).

PIs from research groups in Cambridge and NCBS-inStem were invited to apply for joint project proposals to be supported through this scheme. The selected joint research projects can be viewed “here”.

The Fellowship allows for the joint-appointment of up to 4 Postdoctoral Fellows per year to work in Cambridge for half the period of a 4 year term, with the other half of the tenure to be completed in a partnering research group based in NCBS/inStem.


Postdoctoral Fellowships for four years, with a caveat that 50% of the Fellow’s time will be spent in NCBS/inStem Campus and 50% will be spent in Cambridge. 

Not accepting projects now.

Candidates should not have more than 4 years of postdoctoral research experience. Candidates must be sponsored by a local host who is a member of NCBS/inStem/Cambridge Faculty.

Currently no call under this programme.

Please contact Dr. Kata Fulop ( at the International Strategy Office, Cambridge or Mukund Thattai ( at the Academic Office, Bangalore for any additional information.