INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ROPAR
Centre for Biomedical Engineering
Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab – 140001
Advertisement for the position of Project Assistant in a SERB-funded research project [ECR/2017/001602] at the Centre for Biomedical Engineering, IIT Ropar
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the position of Project assistant in a SERB funded research project with the following details:
Name of the position: Project assistant (01 No), available immediately.
Title of the project: “Investigation of the functional roles of the RNA polymerase I transcription factor complex selectivity factor 1 by CRISPR/Cas9 assisted genome engineering”.
Principal Investigator: Dr. Srivatsava Naidu, Assistant Professor, Centre for Biomedical Engineering (CBME), Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab140001, India, Office: Room 326, Phone: +91-1881-242268; firstname.lastname@example.org; http://www.iitrpr.ac.in/srivatsava/index.html
Essential qualifications: MSc Biochemistry/Lifesciences/Biotech/Microbiology, MTech (Biotech), M.Pharma, M.V.Sc and other life science-related subjects; with a minimum of 60% aggregate score (6.5-grade points on a scale of 10). For SC/ST category, the candidate must have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate score (6.0-grade points on a scale of 10) in masters degree. Candidates who are in final year of Qualifying Degree with required eligibility can also apply. However, such candidates have to submit their provisional certificate on or before joining
Age limit: Must not be more than 28 years as on closing date of application (relaxation as per the norms/ orders of GOI).
Salary: As per SERB norms
Duration: Three years or up to the termination of the project, subject to annual performance review.
How to apply: Interested candidates must apply on the application form attached with this advertisement. Duly completed application form along with candidate’s CV must be emailed to the PI so as to reach him by 18th January 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
Due date: The application must reach the PI, Dr. Srivatsava Naidu, by 18th January 2019
Note: The candidate selected for this position will have the option to register for Ph.D. program at IIT Ropar. However, for admission to Ph.D. program at IIT Ropar, the candidate must meet eligibility requirements and also qualify the written examination and/or interview