IIT Gandhinagar Research Assistant position
IIT Gandhinagar invites applications for a Research Assistant position in Structural DNA Nanotechnology for a research project funded by Ramanujan Fellowship, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.
Position Title: Research Assistant
No. of Position(s): 01
Eligibility: Candidates must hold a 1st Class M.Sc/M.Tech/in Biology/Chemistry/Chemical Sciences (with adequate background in cell biology/microscopy). Candidates with a strong background and hands-on experience in Nanotechnology will be given preference.
Duration: 6 months fixed tenure, starting from 01st July 2019
Remuneration: 18,000 INR per month
Job Description: The candidate will be required to set up the experiments for conjugating multiple biological ligands to programmed DNA Origami Based Nanodevices for interface with cells. He/she will also have the opportunity to develop laboratory skills (cell culture, making libraries, standard biochemical and molecular biology procedures). The candidate should be a highly motivated, continuous learner who is able to work independently.
Application Procedure: Candidates must send their applications via e-mail to Prof. Dhiraj Bhatia (firstname.lastname@example.org). The following documents must be sent as a single pdf attachment to the email:
- Current CV with list of publications
- A one-page summary of previous research/work experience
- A brief note about why you want to take up this JRF position
Deadline for submission of application is 15th June 2019.