IISER Berhampur invites applications for Post Doctoral Research Fellow under SERB funded project for the year 2021. The last date of application is 23 April 2021.
- Name of the position: Post Doctoral Research Fellow (PDRF)
- Type of engagement: Temporary
- Name of the Project: Genetically encoded fluorescent sensor for TMPRSS2
- Funding Agency: SERB
- Principal investigator (PI): Dr. Vinay Bulusu
Ph.D/MD/MS/MDS or equivalent degree or having 3 years of research, teaching and design and development experience after MVSc/M.Pharm/ME/M.Tech with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.
The position is available in the recently established laboratory of Cellular Metabolism headed by Dr. Vinay Bulusu. The laboratory’s focus is to understand metabolic regulation in embryonic development and diseases such as cancer.
The current project focuses on the development of a genetically encoded fluorescent sensor to detect TMPRSS2 activity at subcellular resolution. The candidate is expected to have some prior experience in protein biochemistry, cell culture and imaging.
A detailed CV (pdf file < 10 MB) and a research statement containing the background and motivation for research (pdf file < 10 MB) has to be sent to the PI at vbulusu[at]iiserbpr.ac.in latest by April 23rd, 2021 (1700 hrs) with the subject line “Application for SERB_024_RA position”.
The date of interview will be informed later to the shortlisted candidates through Email/phone. Due to unforeseen circumstances arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, the interview will be conducted online via Google Meet or Zoom.
6 months (Extendable based on performance and continued funding).
As per DST-SERB norms and IISER Berhampur Rules and Regulations. The current consolidated fellowship is ₹47,000 + HRA.
Dr. Vinay Bulusu