UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA
Project entitled “Characterization of regeneration permissive environment created after spinal cord injury in zebrafish”
Essential qualification: Ph.D Zoology/Biochemistry/Biotechnology or any other relevant discipline.
The candidate is expected to develop and implement methods like establishing different injury model (dissection skill), histological and immunohistochemical analysis, confocal imaging, TEM, microinjection and general molecular biology techniques with emphasis to RNA work.
Past experience on Zebrafish Genetics / Biology would be of added advantage.
Essential Skill: Candidates should be capable of maintenance of Zebrafish colonies. The prospective candidate will also have the opportunity to be associated with gene function analysis of the ongoing project. The successful candidate should be highly self-motivated, energetic, work efficiently and have a keen interest in Developmental biology / Neurobiology.
Please see our website http://www.suklaghosh.com for recent publications. Tenure of appointment: The duration of appointment will be initially for one year from the date of joining but extendable upto three years depending on performance. Interested and eligible candidates please send a brief summary of their research experience, CV, contact information (with e-mail addresses) of three references to Dr. Sukla Ghosh as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Calcutta, Kolkata – 700009 on or before 28th November, 2016. JRF: There is a provision for future JRF position (preferably NET / GATE qualified) interested candidates may apply. Walk-in-interview to be conducted for both the positions on November 30, 2016 at 12:00 noon at the Room No. 403 at the department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Calcutta, Kolkata – 700009.
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