IISER Thiruvananthapuram Life Sciences

IISER Thiruvananthapuram Life Sciences MSc & PhD Research Job – Apply Now


The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is one of the premier science education and research institutes established by the Government of India in 2008 to impart high-quality education integrated with outstanding research in modern science. The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis.

Name of Post: Project Research Scientist-II (Non-Medical)

Title of the project: Development of Novel Adeno Viral Vector Platform for Vaccine Delivery: Pandemic Preparedness Against Emerging Viral Pathogen

Funding agency: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Govt. of India

Minimum Educational Qualification (as prescribed by the funding agency):

First Class Master’s Degree in life sciences from a recognized University with 4 years R&D/Teaching experience/research experience.
Second-Class M.Sc. in Life Sciences + Ph.D. from a recognized University with 4 years R&D/Teaching experience/research experience in equivalent subject.

Preference: Candidate should be highly motivated to do basic research in biology. Academically excellent candidate with technical proficiency in molecular biology and immunology, basic microbiology and recombinant DNA (rDNA) technology especially in cloning, designing and making gene constructs, growing and mammalian

cell lines. The candidate should have strong writing skills to write project reports and IP related matters.

Number of posts: 2

Fellowship amount: Rs.67,000 + HRA as applicable

Tenure of the post: 1 Year, extendable based on performance up to 3 years or till completion of the project whichever is earlier

Age: 40 years (upper age limit)

Last date: 15 July 2024

How to apply?

Please complete the google form in the link below:
Google Form
or in case of issues in filling the online form, send your application to [email protected]

(The application should attach a detailed resume with sufficient information of past research work, a one-page statement of interest in biological research. Please include contact details (phone number, email, and postal address), a photograph, scanned copies of educational/professional qualifications and reprints of papers. Applications failing to meet the minimum criteria will not be considered. Incomplete applications will be disqualified).

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