Applications are invited for the post of Research Associate / Postdoctoral Fellow in the Functional characterization of mitochondrial membrane protein import defects and onset of Parkinson’s disease research project at IISER Bhopal.
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal (IISER-B or IISER – Bhopal) is an autonomous public research university in Bhauri, Bhopal district, Madhya Pradesh, India. It was established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India in 2008 in order to incorporate research in basic science at undergraduate and graduate level, with equal emphasis on higher education for research and education in science. It is an autonomous institution awarding its own degrees.
Ph. D. in the broad areas of cell biology, biochemistry, biophysics. Candidates with a degree in other disciplines can also apply if they have a strong aptitude for experimental protein biochemistry. Prior research experience in working with mitochondrial proteins and yeast model systems is highly desirable.
Applicant should not have completed 34 years of age at the time of joining.
Rs. 47000 per month, based on qualification and prevailing DBT/CSIR norms.
Minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 3 years.
Generation of mutant library for the essential gene Tom40, membrane protein expression, characterization of morphological and physiological changes in yeast mitochondria, correlation of Tom40 defects with α-synuclein misimport in mitochondria, identification of molecular and metabolic defects in yeast, data analysis. Other researchrelated work can be assigned from time to time.
How to Apply?
- Apply to: maha[at]iiserb.ac.in with detailed CV which includes date of birth, recent photograph, contact phone number, past research experience (detailed), one-page SoP, and the names and contact details of at least two referees.
- Incomplete applications or those that do not meet the minimum criteria will not be considered.
- Shortlisted candidates will be contacted over e-mail with interview dates. Posts will be kept open until it is filled by suitable candidate.
March 31, 2021
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