Situation Vacant: Research Assistants at Department of Pharmacy

Under Higher Education Commission, Islamabad project HEC NRPU Project No. 20- 17198/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2021  positions of Research Assistants (MPhil) are vacant with the principal investigator at the Department of Pharmacy, University of Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Applications are invited from interested candidates on application form (attached) for the appointment against the positions according to the given criteria.


[Download Application form]

Last Application Date: Open Until Filled

S.No. Nomenclature of Post Qualification Stipend


Research Assistant M.Phil position

Pharm.D with first division from HEC recognized, University/Institution. Candidates already enrolled in M.Phil will be preferred.

As per HEC rule


Terms and conditions of the Contract:

  1. The contractual appointment will be valid for six-month period, renewable on six months basis subject to satisfactory performance.
  2. All academic credentials of the selected candidates will be open to scrutiny/verification.
  3. Applications will be submitted to the office of the Department of Pharmacy University of Peshawar, addressed to the principal investigator of the project.
  4. Application along with attested copies of all degrees, diplomas, merit certificates, DMCs and research publication(s) if any should reach the undersigned on or before May mid.
  5. Incomplete applications will not be entertained
  6. Interview will be held in May mid in the office of the undersigned.
  7. All candidates must appear before Selection Committee in person
  8. Selected candidate will be informed.
  9. No TA/DA will be paid for attending test/interview.
  10. Selected candidates will be required to fill and sign an Affidavit on Stamp paper of Rs. 100.
  11. The candidate will not join any other position or job during the period of project.
  12. Last Application Date: Open Until Filled




Dr. Gowhar Ali (BSc,Pharm.D,PhD,Postdoc USA)

Assistant Professor and Principal Investigator

Department of Pharmacy, University of Peshawar, Peshawar