Postdoc position in biological sciences india

The 3-year postdoctoral position avaliable in which the current position is available is funded by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), India and attempts the structural characterization of chromatin elements in complex with a viral protein.

Applicant must hold a recent Ph.D. degree (or should have at least submitted his/her Ph.D. thesis) in biological sciences or allied subjects. A decent publication record is also expected. The project involves recombinant protein expression, chromatographic purification of protein and DNA elements, as well as structural studies making use of techniques such as X-ray Crystallography and Atomic Force Microscopy. The ideal candidate will have a good background and work experience in one or more of the above areas. Preference will be given to those having work experience with complex biochemical entities.

Interested candidates may send in a preliminary expression of interest, along with a detailed CV and statement of research interests to:

Suitable candidates will be informed about the hard-copy application procedure.

Deadline for receiving hard-copy application is 24th April 2015 and the personal interview for selection will be on 30th April 2015 at 10.00 AM.

RA-I candidate with a PhD degree will get a monthly fellowship of Rs 36,000 plus 20% HRA (as per the new DBT/DST guidelines) and the funding agency requires the applicant to be an Indian national.

 Institute of Life Sciences (ILS, Bhubaneswar) India