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inStem Scientist Recruitment For Life Science – Apply Online. MSc Life Sciences Job Openings at inStem. inStem job vacancies for MSc/PhD candidates. Interested applicants can check out all of the details on the same below:

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(an Autonomous Institute of the Department of Biotechnology)
GKVK Campus, Bellary Road, Bangalore-560065

ADVERTISEMENT NO. inStem/05/2020

The Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (inStem,, an Autonomous Institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, invites on-line applications for the Head, Cryo-EM Facility, Bangalore Life Science Cluster on Direct Recruitment failing which by Deputation/ Absorption.

IMPORTANT KEEP IN MIND: Only online applications will be accepted. Applications obtained through any other mode shall stand rejected automatically.

Name of the Post: Fellow-E (Scientist-D) – Cryo-EM Facility

No. of Posts: 01

Post Code: 12/20

Category: UR

Keep in mind: The Institute reserves the right to withdraw/cancel the advertisement at any phase of recruitment procedure and also may keep any of the advertised vacancy unfilled.

AGE LIMIT & RELAXATION: The age of the applicant needs to be as follows


Not exceeding 45 years for Direct Recruitment/Not exceeding 50 years for Deputation

NATIONALITY: Candidate must be a citizen of India/NRI/OCI/PIO.

How to Apply:


Candidates employed in Government/ Public Sector Undertakings/ State Government/ Autonomous Organizations etc. and Departmental Candidates should produce No Objection Certification (NOC) from the present employer at the time of Interview, failing which the applicant will certainly not be allowed to appear in the Interview.


  • Unreserved & OBC candidates: Rs 500/-
  • Unreserved & OBC candidates from abroad with OCI Status: USD $ 30


The payment of Application fee is to be remitted online to the bank account as detailed below:-

Account Name: Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine
Bank Name: IDBI Bank
Branch Name: R T Nagar Branch
A/c. No.: 0363104000180849
IFSC Code: IBKL0000363

After remitting the application fees to the above bank account, the payment reference number is to be mentioned in the on-line application form. The fee is to be paid on-line via Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking. Application Fee paid by the candidates who have actually not sent their application or whose application is rejected will certainly not be refunded. Applicable service charges, bank charges etc. shall be borne by the applicants only. Without deposit of application fees, the application would certainly not be processed.


Women and also SC/ST/Person with Disability( PwD) candidates are exempted from payment of application fee according to Govt. of India rules in this respect.

SELECTION PROCESS: The selection will be through Personal Interview


Interested applicants may log into the link given in inStem website– Careers– Open position to apply for the position


  1. Candidates must ensure that he/she fulfils the eligibility criteria as specified in the advertisement.
  2. Incomplete applications shall be summarily rejected as well as no correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.
  3. All applicants applying against unreserved (UR) jobs will be treated as General candidates.
  4. All eligibility conditions will be determined with reference to the crucial date of eligibility i.e., the closing date of receipt of online applications i.e. 30th November 2020.
  5. Any amendment related to this recruitment shall be made available only on the Institute’s web site



  • Publication of advertisement in National dailies (E-Edition) & advt. in Employment News: 6th November 2020 & 21st November 2020
  • Last date for receipt of online application: 30th November 2020


Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine
GKVK Campus, Bellary Road,
Bangalore – 560065. Phone: 080-23666001; Website:


The post carries the pay level-12 (Starting Basic Pay Rs. 78,800/-) in the pay structure of 7th CPC Pay Matrix and also other benefits which include Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance (in lieu of accommodation), Transport Allowance, Children Education Allowance, Leave Travel Concession, Medical Facilities based on Govt of India Rules. The chosen candidate will be covered under the National Pension System (NPS).

Level in Pay Matrix (as per 7th CPC): Level-12


The position involves managing and also coordinating operations in the National Cryo-EM facility, provided as a core facility for scientists at inStem as well as the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), which share a highly collaborative campus as well as research facilities ( The facility is equipped with a Titan Krios and accessories ( and also focuses on single particle analysis and also tomography. The primary responsibilities of the facility head consist of (yet are not limited to), ensuring the smooth operation of the facility as well as coordinating operational aspects for enabling the day-to-day work of the users from
within the campus (inStem as well as NCBS), in addition to external users from academia and industry.

The broad roles expected of the Facility Head are as follows:

  • The chosen candidate will certainly be responsible for the upkeep of the microscopes as well as associated equipment, user training, scheduling, troubleshooting of facility equipment as well as contributing scientifically to developing standard operating procedures. In particular, this consists of advising in house as well as external users on experimental design and also execution. This position enables collaborations with the facility, yet does not support research.
  • Develop best practice procedures as well as methods for CryoEM research activities. Need to be proactive as well as foresee the technical developments for the facility.
  • Work with campus leadership to interface with the communication office as well as business development team at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP,., to plan usage by industry- partners.
  • Maintaining facility finances, which includes basic accounting practices of calculating operating expenses, income, and also user fees.
  • Organization of training programs, workshops and seminars.
  • Management of facility staff to operate a customer-oriented facility.
  • Work with the facility advisory committee to identify areas of development/ capability.
    enhancement as well as potential sources of funding.
  • To write and support grants or grant applications for the development of new technologies and infrastructure.
  • To form part of a Core Facility management/support system or a comparable position in Industry that includes understanding as well as working with budgets and also resources.
  • Handling customer-facing activities of providing service to customers in core facilities or a comparable role in Industry settings.
  • To handle and also lead a team to achieve common goals.
  • Excellent communication as well as people abilities is an important part of the job profile.


Eligibility Criteria: Essential Educational Qualifications and Experience needed for the post are as under:

Essential Qualification & Experience:

  • Masters in Life Sciences or equal with 5 years’ experience i.e.,
  • M.Sc in biochemistry/biophysics/structural biology;
  • Hands-on research experience in using electron Cryo microscopes to investigate biological specimens particularly macromolecular complexes.
  • Experience in using Cryo-EM reconstruction algorithms as well as computational abilities.


  • PhD or equivalent in biochemistry/biophysics/structural biology.
  • Experience in electron tomography and also micro Electron Diffraction.
    (desirable yet need to be willing to learn if not familiar).

Experience for Deputation:

Scientists from Central/State Governments, Research Institutes, Autonomous Bodies etc.
(i) Holding analogous post on regular basis in parent Department.
(ii) With 4 years’ service in Level- 11 or equal in the parent cadre/ Department and possess the essential qualification & experience as mentioned above.

Keep in mind:

  1. Candidates must have fulfilled the eligibility criteria as on the last date of submission of on-line applications ie 30th November 2020.
  2. It may be kept in mind that candidature will certainly remain provisional till the veracity of the concerned documents is verified by the Appointing Authority.

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