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 having an excellent academic record and relevant work experience for the following positions purely on temporary and contractual basis under the funded project.
Name of the Post
No. of Post
Title of the Project
“Synaptic and molecular determinants controlling the speed of olfactory information processing and decision making”.
Wellcome Trust, DBT India Alliance
Minimum Educational Qualification & Experience
Ph.D. in Life Sciences or equivalent discipline with experience and expertise in electrophysiological
experiments, whole-cell patch-clamp electrophysiological recordings, gene expression studies, cell biology and
molecular biology techniques. Candidates who have submitted their thesis may also apply.
Tenure of the Appointment
Initially for a period of one year, extendable for further period subject to satisfactory performance of the
incumbent and continuation of the project.
1) Rs. 47,000/- + 24% HRA per month
2) Candidates who have submitted their thesis, but not completed defence (i.e. candidates without a provisional certificate of having qualified for the degree), will be designated as Senior Research Fellow and paid Rs. 35,000/- + 24% HRA per month till the time of submission of Provisional Ph.D. certificate.
PDF: Not more than 40 years as on closing date of advertisement.
SRF: Not more than 32 years as on closing date of advertisement.
How to Apply
Interested candidates are requested to fill the online application form available here
List of shortlisted candidates for selection process with details of date, time, and venue will be put up on the institute website below this advertisement and candidates will be informed by e-mail only.
Recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected at the time of selection process. Applicant must bring all the original certificates at the time of the selection process for the purpose of verification, along with one set of photocopies.
Last date of Application
February 11, 2020
Phone: +91 20 2590 8001