IISER Pune BTech Life Sciences Job

IISER Pune BTech Life Sciences Job – Applications Invited From BSc

Advertisement No.: 34/2024

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 as Ministry of Education in August 2020). In 2012, IISER Pune was declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of Parliament.

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

Name of the Post: Junior Research Fellow

No. of posts: 01 (One)

Title of the Project: “Characterization of a novel α/β Hydrolase protein in Plasmodium falciparum and understanding its role in Artemisinin Resistance”

Project Code: 30124712

Funding Agency: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)

Minimum educational Qualification:

B.Sc. / B. Tech degree in Life Sciences with minimum 60% marks/equivalent grade from a recognized University / Institute with a valid scorecard of CSIR-NET / GATE / DBT – JRF / any other National Level Test conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and Institutions OR equivalent.

Additional percentage cut-off will be applied during the screening process, if needed.

Preference: Candidates having experience with Plasmodium culturing, molecular biology, cloning and biochemical assays will be preferred.

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

Consolidated emoluments: Rs. 37,000/- + 24% House Rent Allowance

Age as on last date of application: Not more than 28 years. Age relaxation commensurate with educational qualification/s and / or experience/s of the applicant may be considered for candidates having qualification and experience higher than the advertised with the prior approval of the competent authority.


  1. Interested candidates should send the application by email in the prescribed format available as Apply Now below the advertisement (convert into PDF Format) addressed to [email protected] on or before 30.06.2024. Please mention “Application for the Post of Junior Research Fellow & Advertisement No. 34/2024” in the subject line of the email.
  2. 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.
  3. Documents to be submitted:

    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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