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Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (DBT-inStem)
(An AI under Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India)
GKVK Campus, Bellary Road, Bangalore-560065

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The Institute for Stem Cell Science & Regenerative Medicine (, Bangalore is an autonomous institute under the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. DBT-inStem’s mandate is to establish collaborative research programs in the field of stem cell biology, regeneration, and repair in development and disease, with translational emphasis. In order to develop strengths in focused areas, research at DBT-inStem is driven through collaborative interdisciplinary teams, addressing questions that are beyond the scope of a single laboratory. DBT-inStem shares a campus and research facilities with the Bangalore Life Sciences Cluster (BLiSC).

DBT-inStem invites applications (in online mode) from dynamic, result-oriented, and
dedicated eligible candidates for various contractual positions under a project funded by the
Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC):

Post I

Post Code: BIRAC/PS-I

Post Name & Monthly Emoluments: Project Scientist – I, ₹.56,000/m + HRA

No. of Post & Age limit: 01 (one), Age Limit – 35 years

Qualification & Experience:

Essential Qualification: Doctoral Degree in Science

Desirable Qualifications:

  • PhD in Structural Biology/Biochemistry/Virology.
  • Prior experience in X-Ray Crystallography; Cryo-EM; Biochemical and biophysical assays; Recombinant protein production using insect, yeast and bacterial systems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication required with exceptional organizational skills.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for carrying out as well as supervising laboratory work such as viral protein production and purification.
  • Study protein-ligand interactions using suitable biochemical and biophysical assays.
  • Structure determination of protein-ligand complexes.
  • Design, validate, document, and troubleshoot laboratory experiments.
  • Must be detail-oriented, well-organized with the ability to analyze and communicate data effectively.
  • Maintaining strict adherence to timeliness/punctuality scheduled in advance.
  • Expedite completion of projects and ensure that appropriate turnaround goals are met.
  • Excellent team player to work in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary environment.

Post II

Post Code: BIRAC/PA-II

Post Name & Monthly Emoluments: Project Associate-II

  • Net Qualified: ₹.35,000/m + HRA
  • Non Net Qualified: ₹.28,000/m + HRA

No. of Post & Age limit: 01 (one), Age Limit – 35 years

Qualification & Experience:

Essential Qualification: Master’s in Science or Bachelor’s in technology and 2 years’ experience

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in cell biology techniques including cell culture, transfection, confocal microscopy, flow cytometry, and cell-based assays.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.

Job Description:

  • Perform research requiring cell biology techniques including cell culture, transfection, microscopy, and cell-based assays like protease assays/cytokine assays.
  • Regular data analyses, project updates literature surveys, and presentations on the virology target.
  • Participate in project team meetings and contribute to the projects intellectually.
  • Prepare and maintain professional lab records.

Tenure: Contractual appointment for one year, renewable based on requirement and review of progress and requirement of the Grant.

Mode of Applications: Only online applications will be accepted. Applications received through any other mode shall stand rejected automatically.

How to apply: Interested candidates may log into the DBT-inStem website – Careers – Open positions (

Application Fee: Nil

Last date for receipt of applications: 28th January, 2024

General Conditions:

  1. Incomplete applications shall be summarily rejected and no correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.
  2. Candidates must ensure that he/she fulfils the eligibility criteria as stipulated in the advertisement.
  3. All eligibility conditions will be determined with reference to the crucial date of eligibility i.e., the closing date of receipt of applications.
  4. Candidates are advised to keep a printout of the application form.
  5. The engagement shall be purely on a contract basis period of engagement shall be purely dependent on the requirement of the Institute.
  6. This is purely a temporary appointment, and selection does not entitle a candidate to any claim whatsoever of permanency or regularization against any regular post or any vacancy arising in the future in this or any other cadre/post on the basis of this service.
  7. The Institute can fix the consolidated salary lower/ higher in the given range.
  8. No claim for any service benefits like PF, Pension, Gratuity, Medical Allowance, Seniority, and promotion, etc. is applicable to this post.
  9. The incumbent will be required to conform to the rules and regulations of DBT-inStem in force from time to time and follow the discipline rules of the institute failing which the contract may be withdrawn at any point in time.
  10. The candidates should submit a separate application for each post.

Further updates/ information related to this recruitment exercise shall only be made available on the Institute’s website.

Contact Us:

Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (DBTinStem), GKVK Campus, Bellary Road, Bangalore – 560065
Phone: 080-61948226
E-mail: [email protected]

Women candidates fulfilling the eligibility conditions are encouraged to apply.

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