ILS Bhubaneswar Computational Biology

ILS Bhubaneswar Computational Biology, Life Sciences Project Job Opening – Apply Online

(An Autonomous Institute under the Dept. of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India)
NALCO Square, Bhubaneswar 751023, India

Advt. No. 25/2024 Date: 22.05.2024

Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar, an autonomous institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India invites applications from eligible Indian Nationals for the following project positions.

Name of the Post: Senior Project Associate

No. of Vacancies:  01

Last date of receipt of application: 18.06.2024

Date of publishing the name of shortlisted candidates on the website: 21.06.2024

Date and time of Interview: Will be notified on the website

Project Title: “Mission Program on Pediatric Rare Genetic Disorders” (Funded by DBT)

Principal Investigator: Dr. P V Ramchander

Emoluments: Rs. 42,000/- + 16% HRA per month

Essential Qualifications:

Master’s Degree with 1st class in Life Sciences or Computational Biology/Bachelor’s degree in Medicine from a recognized University or equivalent; and Four years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organizations and Scientific activities and services.
Doctoral Degree in Science/Engineering/Technology/Pharma/MD/MS from a recognized University or equivalent.

Desirable: Experience

in Genomics/cytogenetics/NGS wet-lab & data analysis and tools & techniques used in human genetic research

Nature of the work: Handling of biological samples, cataloging, isolation of DNA/RNA, MLPA/Sanger Sequencing, NGS library preparation and sequencing, data analysis, variant interpretation, report writing, and manuscript preparation.

Age Limit:

The candidate should be below 40 years in age, as on 10.06.2024. An age relaxation will be given as per Govt. of India rules.

How to Apply:

Selection will be carried out through application screening, followed by an interview process.

Interested/eligible candidates may apply ONLINE through the link provided at the institute website (
N.B.: The list of shortlisted candidates’ names and the date of the interview will be published on the ILS website.

All the positions are purely temporary and coterminous with the project. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. The decision of the Director regarding the selection of candidates will be final and no further correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

Note: All communication will be through e-mail. No separate call letter will be issued to the candidates.


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