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IISER-Mohali (Department of Biological Sciences) desires to engage an SRF on purely temporary basis on contract under the DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance funded project at IISER-Mohali.


No. of Positions: 1


Name of Position: Senior Research Fellow


Essential Qualifications: Master's degree in Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Molecular Biology with minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CGPA. Must be qualified with CSIR NET-JRF/LS, or UGC-JRF/LS, or GATE (Biology/Biotechnology) (with a valid score); Must have minimum two years research experience at JRF position. Prior work experience in performing confocal microscopy and live-cell imaging experiments using mammalian cells is essential. Further the candidate should be well versed with all of the following techniques: image analysis, cell culture, protein-protein interaction assays, cloning, recombinant protein production, and yeast-two hybrid assay.


Emoluments per month: Rs. 35,000-/- + HRA (as applicable).


Duration: Initially for 1 year and extendable for 1 more year.


Age: Should not be more than 35 years.


How to Apply:  Eligible candidates should send completed applications in the prescribed “Application format” via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject marked as “Application for SRF-DBT-Wellcome Trust” on or before April 23rd, 2022. Candidate should also attach a detailed resume with contact details (phone number, email and postal address), educational and essential qualifications, and sufficient information on past research experiences and reprints of papers. Applications failing to the meet minimum criteria will not be considered. Incomplete applications will be disqualified.


The shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about details of the in-person interview.


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