IISER Pune PhD Biology
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Bioinformatics Summer Internship 2024 With Hands-On-Training + Project / Dissertation - 30 Days, 3 Months & 6 Months Duration

IISER Pune PhD Biology, Biotech & Botany Research Job – Applications Invited

[Purely on Temporary and Contractual Basis]

The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier institute
dedicated to research and teaching in the basic sciences. It was established in 2006 by the
Ministry of Human Resource Development (renamed Ministry of Education in August 2020).
In 2012, IISER Pune was declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of

Institute invites applications from Indian nationals for the following post purely on temporary and contractual basis under funded project:

Job Title: Research Associate

Number of posts: 01 (One)

Project Title: Exploring novel endogenous promoters and signal peptides of moss to drive target expression in Physcomitrellapatens under photo-bioreactor conditions

Project Code: 30521577

Funding Agency: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Minimum Educational Qualification:

  • Ph.D. in Biotechnology / Biology / Botany with expertise in plant molecular biology and plant transformation or related field
  • M.E / M.Tech. With 3 years of related research experience

Preference: will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in plant molecular biology, quantitative real-time PCR, CRISPR/CAS9 system, small RNA biology, and NGS data analysis.

Tenure of the appointment

: Initially for a period of one year, extendable for further period subject to continuation of the project and satisfactory performance of the incumbent.

Consolidated emoluments per month: Rs. 58,000/- + 24% House Rent Allowance

Upper age limit as on the last date of application: 35 years. As per CSIR guidelines 3.10 : A small relaxation in age limit may be considered, in the case of applicants who are
suitably qualified and experienced, on the recommendations of the selection committee. The upper age limit is relaxable upto 5 years in the case of candidates belonging to scheduled castes / tribes / OBC, women and physically handicapped candidates.


  • Interested candidates should send the application by email in the prescribed format available below advertisement by email (convert into PDF Format) addressed to [email protected] on or before 22.02.2024. Please mention “Research Associate and Advt. No. 08/2024” in the subject line of the email.
  • List of shortlisted candidates for selection process with date, time and other details will be put up on the institute website below this advertisement and candidates will be informed by e-mail only.
  • Following will be collected and verified at an appropriate stage:
    a) Photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, educational qualifications, experiences etc.
    b) Recent passport size color photograph.

Download the application format here

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