A Research Associate position is available in the interface of chemistry and biology under the supervision of Arabinda Chaudhuri, Raja Ramanna Fellow, Department of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata. The research activities will be centred around designing receptor specific lipid based drug and gene delivery systems for use in targeted cancer therapy and in dendritic cell based cancer immunotherapy.
- Title of project: Liposomal drug/gene delivery systems for use in targeted cancer therapy and in vivodendritic cell targeted DNA vaccination
- Funding agency: DAE, Government of India
- Principle Investigator: Dr. Arabinda Chaudhuri, Raja Ramanna Fellow, Department of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata
- Tenure: One year.
Basic Eligibility Criteria: Phd in Chemistry/biochemistry/life science with proven publication track records.
Desirable additional experience and qualifications: Minimum two years research experience in research with amphiphilic molecules and/or in working with liposomal drug & gene delivery systems with at least one publication in peer reviewed journals; at least one year research experience in animal cell culture techniques. Familiarity with in vivo animal research protocols would be very useful.
Age limit: Must not be over 35 years as on April 2, 2021 which is relaxable for certain reserved categories as per rules of Government of India. Relaxation in age, educational qualification or experience may be considered in case of exceptionally meritorious candidates.
A detailed CV prior to the interview must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org latest by March 31, 2021. Candidates are requested to come for a walk-in interview with their CV and proof of qualifications on April 2, 2021 at 9:30 AM in Discussion Room No. I, 3rd Floor, TRC Building, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research(IISER) Kolkata, Mohanpur, Nadia-741246, West Bengal.
Rs. 47, 000/ plus admissible HRA per month.
Arabinda Chaudhuri, PhD, FASc, FRSC
Raja Ramanna Fellow
Tel: 91+ 33 2502 8000 (Extn: 1339); 9477006857