IITK Biodegradation Postdoc Vacancies

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/42

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for a post of a Project Postdoctoral fellow to work in an UGC funded project on ‘Mixed explosives biodegradation for remediation of contaminated ground water’ with the undersigned Principal Investigator.

Duration: initially for 1 year beginning immediately -extendable on satisfactory performance till project completion date 30-4-2021. The post is purely temporary and contractual basic

Essential Qualification: PhD in Chemistry/ any branch of biological sciences especially microbiology/ biochemistry/ biophysics.
  1. The applicant is expected to have a Ph.D. degree.
  2. Candidates who are expecting their degree after submission of their thesis can also apply (In this case their thesis must have been submitted before 31/12/2018).
  3. Sc and M.Sc with a minimum 60%.
  4. Should be proficient in spoken & written English.
Salary Range: 50,000/55,000/60,000

No. of post: TWO

Desirable: Experience with molecular cloning and protein characterization. A good working knowledge of handling equipments such as FPLC, Spectrophotometer, GC-MS, SDS-PAGE etc. will be an added advantage.

Interested candidates should send their application online on or before 20 February 2019 through the link 

The application must also provide addresses (including e-mails and telephone numbers) of at least 2 referees of whom one should be their Ph.D. supervisor. The last date for the receipt of applications: 20 February 2019 before 1700 hrs.

E-mail: gurunath@iitk.ac.in Phone No. - 0512-2597417

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