CSIR-INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TOXICOLOGY RESEARCH

A Unique opportunity for research careers in Science & Technology

The CSIR- Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (CSIR-IITR), Lucknow, a premier institute under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), is involved in multidisciplinary R&D programmes of both basic and applied nature across scientific disciplines for economic, environmental and societal benefits for the people of India. CSIR-IITR is engaged in the areas of Environmental Toxicology; Food, Drug and Chemical Toxicology; Systems Toxicology & Health Risk Assessment; Regulatory Toxicology; Nanotherapeutics & Nanomaterial Toxicology . CSIR-IITR has two campuses; the main campus is located at the centre of Lucknow City and the other campus at a distance of approx. 20 km from the main campus.

Area: Pathology

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts:1
  • Essential Qualification: Ph.D (submitted in Zoology)
  • Desirable Qualification: Specialization in Pathology/ Veterinary Pathology. Experience in the field of histopathology under GLP will be preferred.
  • Job Specification: To conduct histopathology of rodents and interpretation of results as per GLP norms.
  • Age Limit: 32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD in Zoology with two year experience in relevant field.
  • Desirable Qualification:
    Specialization in Pathology/ Veterinary Pathology. Experience in the field of histopathology under GLP will be preferred.
  • Job Specification: To conduct histopathology of rodents and interpretation of results as per GLP norms.
  • Age Limit: 37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

Area: Analytical Chemistry

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts: 3
  • Essential Qualification: ME/M.Tech.(Chemistry) or PhD submitted in Chemistry/ Analytical Chemistry/ Science (AcSIR)
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in the field of Analytical Chemistry especially in the development and validation of novel analytical methods using the instruments like GC-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS, ICP-MS, UPLC coupled with sample preparation methods in complex matrices as evidenced by publications in SCI journals. The candidate must be familiar with NABL / ISO-17025 requirements.
  • Job Specification: To be a part of the dynamic team engaged in the development of novel analytical methods for environmental  and biological samples as well as for new chemical entities. To assist biologists in characterizing the bio- transformed products using mass spectrometry; to analyze test samples as per NABL and GLP guidelines
  • Age Limit:  32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist

  • No of Posts: 3
  • Essential Qualification: ME/M.Tech (Chemistry) with 3 years experience. or PhD in Chemistry/ Analytical Chemistry/ Science (AcSIR) with 2 years experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in the field of Analytical Chemistry especially in the development and validation of novel analytical methods using the instruments like GC-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS, ICP-MS, UPLC coupled with sample preparation methods in complex matrices as evidenced by publications in SCI journals. The candidate must be familiar with NABL / ISO-17025 requirements.
  • Job Specification: To be a part of the dynamic team engaged in the development of novel analytical methods for environmental  and biological samples as well as for new chemical entities. To assist biologists in characterizing the bio- transformed products using mass spectrometry; to analyze test samples as per NABL and GLP guidelines
  • Age Limit: 37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

Area: Pulmonary Toxicology

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD submitted in  Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Zoology/Life Science/ Science (AcSIR).
  • Desirable Qualification: Specialization in pulmonary biology with proven documentary evidenced by publication in SCI journals
  • Job Specification: To be a part of dynamic team engaged in R&D relevant to inhalation toxicology and Pulmonary Pathobiology/ Toxicology. To assess safety/ toxicity of different particles/ chemicals in the context of pulmonary exposure scenario.
  • Age Limit: 32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: Ph.D in Physiology /Toxicology/ Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Zoology/Life Science/ Science (AcSIR) with 2 years experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Specialization in pulmonary biology with proven documentary evidenced by publication in SCI journals
  • Job Specification: To be a part of dynamic team engaged in R&D relevant to inhalation toxicology and Pulmonary Pathobiology/ Toxicology. To assess safety/ toxicity of different particles/ chemicals in the context of pulmonary exposure scenario.
  • Age Limit: 37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

Area: R&D Planning

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Eligibility:
  • Essential Qualification: PhD submitted in Biological/ Chemical Sciences/ Science (AcSIR).
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in planning, preparation of annual plan document, project management. Working experience in a scientific institution and sound knowledge of computers would be preferred.
  • Job Specification: To coordinate with different scientific groups for collection, collation and preparation of scientific reports/ annual plan documents.
  • Age Limit: 32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD in Biological/ Chemical Sciences/ Science (AcSIR) with 2 yrs experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in planning, preparation of annual plan document, project management. Working experience in a scientific institution and sound knowledge of computers would be preferred.
  • Job Specification: To coordinate with different scientific groups for collection, collation and preparation of scientific reports/ annual plan documents.
  • Age Limit: 37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

Area:Molecular Toxicology

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD submitted in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Molecular Medicine/ Science (AcSIR).
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in studying toxicity in model organism using omic approaches as evidenced by published work in SCI journals and patents.
  • Job Specification: To be a part of the dynamic team engaged R&D in the field of Environmental biotechnology/Microbiology/ Environmental risk and assessment; Capable of independently designing and executing experiments and analysis of results in the field of environmental safety and control measures of chemical contaminants
  • Age Limit:  32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist (Molecular Toxicology)

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Eligibility:
  • Essential Qualification: PhD in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Molecular Medicine/ Science (AcSIR) with 2 years experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in studying toxicity in model organism using omic approaches as evidenced by published work in SCI journals and patents.
  • Job Specification: To be a part of the dynamic team engaged R&D in the field of Environmental biotechnology/Microbiology/ Environmental risk and assessment; Capable of independently designing and executing experiments and analysis of results in the field of environmental safety and control measures of chemical contaminants
  • Age Limit: 37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

 


Area: Food Toxicology

A. Job Title: Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD submitted in Life Science/Zoology/Biochemistry/ Science (AcSIR).
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in development of protein/ enzyme based food biosensors.
  • Job Specification: Development of biosensors
  • Age Limit:  32 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 6600 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD awarded in Life Science/ Zoology/ Science (AcSIR) with two year experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Experience in the field of protein biochemistry.
  • Job Specification: Development of biosensors
  • Age Limit:  37 years
  • Salary: 15600­- 39100 + 7600 GBP

Area: Computational  Biology

Job Title: Principal Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD in Chemistry/ Biochemistry/ Science (AcSIR) with 3 years experience
  • Desirable Qualification: Research experience in one or more of the areas of Computational Toxicity, QSAR, DFT descriptor development, Modeling and prediction of toxicity of chemicals as evidenced by excellent publication track records in SCI journals.
  • Job Specification: Strengthen CSIR-IITR’s on-going Chemical/ Nano Toxicity programme by devising computational approaches for the development of predicative models and evaluate toxicity of chemicals and materials. The candidate is expected to train young researchers in the institute in relevant research. Lead R&D team and coordinate interdisciplina ry research with various groups.
  • Age Limit: 45 years
  • Salary: 37400- 67000 + 8700 GBP

B. Job Title: Senior  Principal Scientist

  • No of Posts: 1
  • Essential Qualification: PhD in Chemical/ Biochemistry/ Sciences (AcSIR) with 6 years experience.
  • Desirable Qualification: Research experience in one or more of the areas of Computational Toxicity, QSAR, DFT descriptor development, Modeling and prediction of toxicity of chemicals as evidenced by excellent publication track records in SCI journals.
  • Job Specification: Strengthen CSIR-IITR’s on-going Chemical/ Nano Toxicity programme by devising computational approaches for the development of predicative models and evaluate toxicity of chemicals and materials. The candidate is expected to train young researchers in the institute in relevant research. Lead R&D team and coordinate interdisciplina ry research with various groups.
  • Age Limit: 50 years
  • Salary: 37400- 67000 + 8900 GBP

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates are required to download the application form from our website www.iitrindia.org/faculty.htm

In case of universities/institute awarding CGPA/SGPA/OGPA grades etc., candidates are requested to convert the same into percentage based on the formula as per their university/institute.

Candidates are required to arrange for a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.100/ drawn on any nationalized bank and valid for at least 3 months in favour of “Director, CSIR- IITR” payable at Lucknow branch. The following details must be filled up on back side of Demand Draft (i) Candidate’s Name, (ii) Candidate’s Category, (iii) Post Code Applied For. The candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/Women/CSIR Employees/Abroad Candidates category are exempted from submission of application fee.

The signed application duly accompanied by attested copies of the certificates, mark sheets, testimonials in support of age, education qualification, experience, re-prints of publications and caste certificate, if applicable along with one recent passport size self-signed photograph affixed and should be sent in an envelope superscribed “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF   ( Post Code         )” by post to

The Director, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research,

Vishvigyan Bhawan, 31, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Post Bag No. 80,

Lucknow- 226001

Candidates applying for more than one post must submit separate application form for each post indicating the Code No. of the post.

Deadline: 5 May, 2016

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