JOB POST: Post-Doctoral Position in Covid-19 Research Project at Shiv Nadar University: Apply by May 30: Expired

Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida invites job applications for Post-Doctoral position in Covid-19 Research Project for the year 2020. Sponsor positions for the deserving Post Doctorate Fellows (Research Associate) who wish to apply in lab. With Deepal Sehgal as a mentor, the project will be written by the candidate, assisted by him for applying to the fellowships like DBT-RA, NPDF, WOS-A,B, ICMR-RA, INSA etc.

If and when the project is granted, I will be happy to accommodate the candidate in my Lab and extend all the facilities and knowledge in the fields of Molecular Biology, Protein Chemistry and Virology. Our Lab works on following four projects: The selected candidate will work on the project.  Interested and eligible candidates can check out full details below.


The candidate desirous of getting sponsored and working with us should be well versed with techniques in the fields of Protein Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, evident from their publications.

Job description

Person selected can work on any of the following ongoing projects:

  • Development of in vitro HEV Culture system to establish the role of its enzymes and their inhibitors to study the replication cycle of the virus. (DST)
  • Biochemical and Biophysical characterization of the non-structural enzymes of HEV involving their crystallization to find out their inhibitors that may act as putative drug candidates. (DBT)
  • Study the mechanism of processing of HEV polyprotein leading to its cleavage into Nonstructural enzymes. (DST)
  • Modelling and simulation of the non-structural enzymes to predict the active site and its inhibitors using virtual screening ( WOSA)
  • Finding out cleavage sites on HEV polyprotein by mutagenizing Cysteine protease, the digesting enzyme,
How to apply?

Please send your CV and Research Statement to

Important date

Last date of application for NPDF is May 30th 2020.

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