The Indian Institute of Education, Science & Research (IISER), Kolkata invites applications from eligible and meritorious candidates for admission into its Ph.D. Program in the Department of Biological Sciences.
Along with the dedicated high-quality teaching, the faculties of the Department of Biological Sciences are actively engaged in solving a variety of research problems ranging from basic sciences to applied sciences using cutting edge technologies employing multidisciplinary approaches. For carrying out the various challenging research work, the Ph.D. scholars are the main workforces.
- Gene regulatory networks using plant signaling and genomics.
- Structural biology, cryo-Electron Microscopy, Image processing, biophysics, molecular modeling, molecular dynamics simulations, biomolecular NMR, Structural Proteomics, and imaging to portrait cancerous tissue, Clinical proteomics, Microbiome & Cancer.
- Mechano-biology employing fluorescence imaging, interference reflection microscopy, PDMS based cell stretching.
- Computational Biology.
Applications are invited from motivated candidates having master’s degree such as M.Sc/MS/ ME/ M.Tech/ M.VSc/ MSc(Ag) degree or equivalent (with minimum 55% marks) in:
- Any branch of biological sciences to pursue research in the broad fields of Cellular and Molecular biology, Cancer biology, Developmental biology, Structural biology, Chemical biology, Plant biology, Plant molecular and developmental biology, Plant genetics, Plant tissue culture, Behavioral biology and Ecology, Genetics, Marine biology, Neurobiology, Biodiversity, Microbiology, Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology OR
- Chemistry/ physics/ statistics/ mathematics/ computer application/ computer science to pursue research in the interdisciplinary research areas.
Candidates funded through a valid fellowship like UGC/CSIR-NET JRF, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF, BINC, INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships are strongly encouraged to apply.
How to Apply?
Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here.
The last date to apply is May 24, 2020.
For further details, click here.
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