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Project technician job @ IISER KOLKATA

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(Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance sponsored project)

Applications are invited for the post of a Technician contractual position for a Wellcome Trust – DBT India Alliance sponsored research project in the field of neural cell biology/neuroimmunology/neurovirology undertaken in the Department of Biological Sciences, IISER Kolkata.

Interested and eligible candidates are encouraged to apply on or before 6th December 2019.

Project Name & Agency: Wellcome Trust – DBT India Alliance sponsored project titled “Role of Connexin-47 in axon myelin interaction during viral induced demyelination of the central nervous system.”

Position: Technician

No. of Vacancy: 1

Minimum Eligibility: M.Sc in any branch of Biological Sciences from a recognized University/Institute.

Desirable Qualifications:

2-3 years of prior research experience of working in a cell biology lab with training to work in animal cell culture and basic cell biology techniques such as protein/RNA extraction, iumnnoblotting, immunostaining and microscopy. Prior experience in small animal handling is desirable. Must have basic knowledge of using computers for record keeping and data analysis.

Salary: 18,000/- per month (consolidated)

Last Date for the receipt of the application is 6th December 2019. Applications enclosing attested copies of all testimonials/certificates and curriculum vitae should be sent to within the application deadline.  

Based on the first evaluation of applications received, only selected applicants will be notified by e-mail to appear for an interview. No TA/DA is admissible for appearing in the interview.

Date of Interview: Will be notified in the e-mail sent to the short-listed candidates.

Project start date: 01 January, 2020

Tenure of the post will initially be for one year but likely to be extendable for three more years subject to performance of the candidate and availability of funds.

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*contents are taken from IISER official website



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