Indian Institute of Science Education and Research 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 position purely on temporary and contractual basis under the funded project.
Name of the Post
Post-Doctoral Fellow (PDF)
No. of Posts
Name of the Project
Centre of Excellence in Epigenetics (Phase II)
Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi
Ph.D. in Life Sciences from a recognized university/institute with the consistently excellent academic record and relevant research experience as evidenced from thesis work carried out in a reputed scientific institution and/or publications. Ph.D. Degree should be awarded no earlier than July 2017. Candidates who have submitted the thesis may also apply.
Candidate with hands-on experience in biochemistry including recombinant protein expression and purification,
and/or advanced molecular biology techniques including quantitative RT-PCR, ChIP, and NGS library preparation; practical experience in protein chemistry, immunohistochemistry and confocal microscopy will be preferred.
Candidate should have published at least one first-author article in peer-reviewed journals in relevant fields.
Tenure of Appointment
Initially for a period of one year which may be extended subject to satisfactory performance of the incumbent and continuation of the project.
1) Rs. 36,000/- + 24% – Rs. 38,000/- + 24% HRA per month depending upon the experience.
2) Candidates who have submitted their thesis but not completed defense (i.e. candidates without a provisional certificate of having qualified for the degree), will be designated as Senior Research Fellow and paid Rs. 28,000/- + 24% HRA till the time of submission of Provisional Ph.D. certificate.
1) For PDF: Not more than 35 years as on closing date of advertisement
2) For SRF: Not more than 32 years as on closing date of advertisement.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should send the application by email in the prescribed format available below this advertisement by email (convert into PDF Format) addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before January 19, 2020. Please mention the name of the Post in the subject line of the email.
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.
The print out of the application form sent by email signed and dated by the applicant along with 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. The 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 Sunday, January 19, 2020