ICGEB, New Delhi invites applications for SRF/ Research Scientist post for the year 2020. Researchers from microalgae, microbiology, plant biology and biochemistry background are required for metabolic engineering of algal cells to enhance productivity.
The grants are supported by the Government of India funding agency and Private sector to contribute in the thrust area of algal bioenergy and bioremediation using innovative synthetic biological approaches.
- Eligibility for SRF: MSc/MTech in Life Sciences/Biotechnology with NET/GATE
- Eligibility for Research Scientist/RA-III: PhD in Life Sciences/Biotechnology
- Prior experience: Wet lab and molecular biology research experience using microorganisms and algae.
In-silico designing of vectors, DNA cloning, Genetic transformation of microorganisms, PCR, RT-PCR, ddPCR, GC-MS, Southern blot analysis, DNA sequencing, outdoor cultivation of algae in photobioreactors, and in-vitro maintenance of transgenic algal cultures etc.
Duration: 1-2 years
How to apply?
Please send your updated CV along with a brief writeup about research experience via E-mail: shashi.icgeb[at]gmail.com on or before 30 Nov.