Applications are invited for the post of a “Project Fellow” position in the DST- SERB sponsored research project in the Dept. of Biological Sciences (DBS), IISER Kolkata. This position is temporary and initially for a period of one year and extendable up to a maximum of 3 years subject to satisfactory performance.
Position: Research Fellow
Number of Vacancy: 01
Project name: Strategy for developing a safe and effective control measure against Avian Influenza: live vector-based mucosal vaccine approach
Name of the PI: Dr. Amirul I Mallick
Funding Agency: Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology (DST-SERB), Government of India.
Eligibility: Essential qualification: MSc in Biotechnology/Molecular biology/Microbiology or related field with 55% marks in aggregate. Preference will be given to NET/GATE qualified candidates.
Desirable qualification: Knowledge of working in a molecular biology lab and prior training of using molecular biology tools such as vector designing, gene sequencing, cloning, expression and purification of protein.
Salary: As per DST rule
Eligible candidates should send their application (hard copy) along with complete CV, attested copies of mark sheets, certificates and other testimonials within 30 days of publication of the advertisement.
Dr. Amirul I Mallick, MVSc, PhD (PI)
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences,
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata,
Mohanpur, Nadia, PIN: 741246, West Bengal.
*Details of research work can be found at http://www.iiserkol.ac.in/~amallick/
* No TA/DA will be paid to candidates for appearing the interview.