INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (IISER), PUNE
Pune: 411 008
ADVT. NO. : 33/2016
Recruitment for the post of “Project Assistant/Fellow” under funded project
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country. Institute invites applications from Indian nationals for the following position on contract basis:
Name of the post Project Assistant/Fellow
Number of post 1
Project Code Industry sponsored project
Title of the Project “In silico studies on repurposing and designing antibodies”: Industry sponsored project Title of the specific Project for this position “Creating a knowledge base of antibody compositions and designing novel cdr regions”
Minimum prescribed educational Qualifications M.Sc or B.E/B.Tech in Physics / Chemistry / Computer science /Life sciences/Bioinformatics/Biotechnology.
Candidates who have completed their degree as of June 2016. Those awaiting results are also eligible to apply.
Preference Preference will be given to candidates having some demonstrable background in structural Biology and computer programming experience. Candidates without coding/programming experience are advised not to apply.
Job requirement Developing algorithms and computer programs to analyze and predict the 3D structures of proteins and protein-protein complexes. Knowledge of C++ and python would be advantageous.
Tenure of the project Initially for a period of one year, extendable for further period of one year subject to satisfactory performance of the candidate and continuation of the study project.
Consolidated fixed emoluments per month Starting Rs. 16,000/- + 30% HRA p.m. or Rs. 25,000/- + 30% HRA p.m. for candidates who have cleared CSIRNET or equivalent examinations
Last date of application June 18, 2016
Date of Interview June 29, 2016
Applicants should send the application by email addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org attaching duly filled Application_Form.doc (converted to PDF) available under this advertisement on or before June 18, 2016. Please mention name of the Post and Project Code in the subject line.
How to Apply: The list of the shortlisted candidates for interviews with details of date, time and venue will be put up on the Institute website under this advertisement and candidates will be informed by e-mail. Interviews will be conducted on June 29th, 2016 at IISER Campus, Dr Homi Bhabha Road, Pune-411008. Time of the interview and any possible change in venue will be communicated by e-mail.