Applications are invited for Post Doctoral Fellowship (Biosciences and Bioengineering) at IIT Roorkee for the year 2022. The last date of application is 26 February.
The Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering (BSBE) at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee invites applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for post-Doctoral position under the joint mentorship of Dr Naveen K Navani (BSBE Department), and Dr Pradeep K Srivastava (Department of Earth Sciences) focussed on ‘Microbial applications in Civil Engineering & Earth Sciences’ to work on “Contribution of Microorganisms in Paleo-landslide zone – Exploring role of microbes as a signature marker for land-slide prone zones”.
Essential qualifications: M.Sc. Biotechnology or Molecular Biology with experience in cloning and expression aspects of microbiology, followed by Ph.D. in Biotechnology/Molecular Biology with experience in application of above knowledge in Civil engineering/Earth sciences.
Desirable qualifications/specialization: Candidate should have working knowledge of application of Microbiology/Biotechnology to building materials or Bio-cementing areas which should be supported by minimum of two publications in Q1 Journals.
Candidates who have recently submitted their doctoral thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will furnish the proof of award of Ph.D. at the time of the interview.
Candidates can apply with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications (with their respective impact factor and Q ranking), and research statement describing past research and plans for future research, by both regular (Speed Post) and e-mail to:
The Head, Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Walk in interview will be held on March 1, 2022 as mentioned above. Email: email@example.com (and copy to firstname.lastname@example.org) with a clear subject “application for -PDF”.
Duration & Fellowship
The duration of the fellowship will be of two years. The candidate is expected to join the department as soon as the offer letter has been released. The fellow will receive a consolidated pay as below in addition to the contingency grant of Rs. 50,000/- per annum.
First & Second Year: Rs. 55,000/- per month
Third year: Rs. 60,000/- per month (if extended)
Deadline & Interview details
- Last date for submitting the electronic copy and printed copy of the application is 26-02-2022 (5:00 PM).
- A walk-in interview will be held at 3.00 PM on March 1, 2022 in the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Venue – Faculty Room on the ground floor.
Click here to view the official notification of Post Doctoral Fellowship (Biosciences and Bioengineering) at IIT Roorkee.
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