Monday, August 31, 2009

Junior Research Scientist Position

Pondicherry Biotech Private Limited
IT Park, Pondy Technopolis
PEC Campus
Pillaichavady
Puducherry 605 014

The company that cares for your health and welfare

www.pondicherrybiotech.com | Telephone: 0413-2655611

Junior Research Scientist Position

We are looking for motivated research scientists to work in novel and interesting projects at Pondicherry Biotech Private Limited.

He/She will work in Molecular and Cellular Biology to synthesize, target and modify genes in mammalian and plant cells and analyze scientific results, provide oral and written reports, and update with literature and technological developments.

Minimum requirements:

  • Candidates must hold a M.Sc or equivalent degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, Bioinformatics or a related field with First class grade.
  • Both freshers and experienced are welcome to apply.
  • The ideal candidate should have in-depth knowledge in recombinant DNA, cloning and mammalian/plant cell culture.
  • The candidates are expected to have basic computer knowledge and experience in basic bioinformatics tools.
  • Successful candidates are expected to have strong work ethics, excellent oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to function in an interdisciplinary team setting are essential.
  • Salary will commensurate with research experience in the related fields.

How to apply?
Send your CV by email to contact@pondicherrybiotech.com on or before September 2, 2009. Applications received after the deadline will be rejected.

Laboratory Researcher : Greenville, NC

Laboratory Researcher : Greenville, NC


The Division of Hematology/Oncology seeks a laboratory researcher to perform studies in the area of the molecular biology of cancer. The candidate is expected to have thorough working knowledge of molecular, cell biology and biochemistry. Research experience and extensive knowledge of the practical application of molecular biology technology and cell culture, including molecular cloning, protein expression, PCR, site-directed mutagenesis, gel electrophoresis, DNA analysis, and gene expression analysis at RNA and protein level are essential. Experience in managing the daily logistics of a research lab is highly desirable. The employee must have good technical skills, excellent troubleshooting ability, the ability to work well in group settings, good communication skills, and have a full grasp of procedures, be able to do independent thinking, conduct research studies with minimal supervision and be self-directed and motivated. The candidate must have a Bachelor of Science or preferably Master of Science in Biochemistry or Molecular Biology from an accredited University and have related research experience. Please send CV along with 3 references to: Li Yang, PhD. East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, 600 Moye Blvd., Brody 3E127, Greenville, NC 27834, or Email: yangl@ecu.edu

Last date: October 1 2009

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Faculty Positions in Hydrabad University

Created by an Act of Parliament in 1974, the University of Hyderabad (UoH) has, over three decades, distinguished itself as one of the best in the country as a centre for teaching, research and innovation. The Government of India, Ministry of Science & Technology has recognized the University of Hyderabad as the second ranking University in the country. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous institution of the UGC has acredited the University of Hyderabad with ‘A Grade’ giving a CGPA of 3.89 (97%) on a four point scale, which is the highest grade ever given. The University’s mission is to promote a dynamic mindset in the field of education and research, and address the challenging tasks before the contemporary world.

A number of faculty positions, at the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor are available in the Schools of Mathematics & Computer / Information Sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences and Engineering Sciences & Technology.

Candidates with good publication record working in the frontier areas of research that is interdisciplinary or with interests that are at the interphase of science and technology are encouraged to apply.

Recruited faculty will be expected to conduct both research and teaching of M.Sc. / M.A. M. Phil and M.Tech. Courses.

For more details on the University and departments please visit website: http://www.uohyd.ernet.in

Applications with details of teaching experience, publications & research activities may be sent to: arp@uohyd.ernet.in

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Biochemist and Microbiologist posts

DDRC Piramal Diagnostic Services Pvt. Ltd.

Wanted

DDRC Piramal Diagnostic Services, a leading diagnostic chain spread all over Kerala and part of Tamilnadu, is looking for the following personnel for its expansion programmes in Gulf countries, Kerala and the remaining area of Tamilnadu.

Regional Managers - Graduates or above with 5 years administrative experience.

Radiologist - MD/ DNB/ DMRD

Pathologist - MD (Path) / DCP

Biochemist - MD (Bio) / P.hd / M.Sc / B.Sc (Bio)

Microbiologist - MD (Micro) / P.hd / M.Sc / B.Sc (Micro)

Lab Technician - Degree, Diploma or VHSC

Radiographers - With experience in 64 slice CT
- BMRT / DMRT / DRT

Business Development Officers - Science Graduates with two wheelers

Front Desk Executives (Female) - Science Graduate, PGDCA

Accountant - B Com with minimum 3 years experience

Receptionist - Degree with computer knowledge

Attenders - SSLC or + 2 with driving licence

Security Guard - Experience-military preferable

Please contact: Ph: 94962 30000, 94960 05123, 97444 00000 or send your resume to the address below.

DDRC Piramal Diagnostic Services Pvt. Ltd.
Menon Complex, Opp. Little Flower Church, Elamkulam, Cochin - 20.

Friday, August 28, 2009

Scientist - Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (CSIR)

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (CSIR)
Canal Road
Jammu
-180001

ADVERTISEMENT NO.05/2009

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine/IIIM, Jammu, is a premier R&D Institute under the aegis of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. The Director, IIIM, Jammu invites applications for the following posts at IIIM ( Br.) Lab Srinagar in the prescribed application form from the Indian nationals who have the excellent academic record & experience in the given areas as per details under :

Scientist E-II Gr. IV(4) - Life Sciences, Age Limit :45 years, Rs. 37400-67000 (PB-4) with Grade Pay Rs.8700, Qualification - 1st Class M. Sc in Life Sciences or equivalent qualification with 10 years experience or 07 years experience after Ph. D. in the relevant area evidenced by high quality publications

Scientist E-I Gr. IV(3) - Life Sciences, Age Limit 40 yrs, Rs.15600-39100/(PB-3) with Grade pay Rs. 7600/, Qualification - 1st Class M. Sc in /Life Sciences with 7 years experience or 4 yrs. experience after Ph. D. in the relevant area evidenced by high quality publications

Scientist ‘B’ Group IV(1) - One Post reserved for Persons with disabilities-(PWD)-Hearing Handicapped (HH), Age limit: 35 years, Pay Band- Rs.15600-39100/ (PB-3)with Grade pay Rs. 5400/, Qualification - 1st class M. Sc. in Biotechnology/Microbiology /BioSciences/Botanical Sciences or Ph. D.

Interested candidates fulfilling the above conditions may apply in the prescribed proforma which can be downloaded from the link below against application fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees One hundred only) in the form of Crossed Demand Draft payable at Jammu in favour of Director, Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine , Jammu, ( US $ 25 in case of candidates applying from abroad ).

Completed applications in all respects, supported by attested copies of certificates of educational qualifications, experience certificates, caste certificate, PWD certificate issued by the competent authority (in the case of SC/ST/OBC, etc.) along with one recent passport size photo affixed(duly signed on the photo) , together with an application fee as stated above may be sent in an envelope mentioning “Application for the post of (__________________), Post Code(____________) “to the Director, Indian institute of Integrative Medicine , Canal Road, Jammu (Tawi) -180001 so as to reach on or before 30th September 2009

Further Info on IIIM Jammu Life Science Scientist Jobs 2009

Download Application Form | In Word | In PDF

Thursday, August 27, 2009

CENTRE FOR DNA FINGERPRINTING AND DIAGNOSTICS - Scientist

CENTRE FOR DNA FINGERPRINTING AND DIAGNOSTICS

Office Block: 2nd floor, Block No. 7, Gruhakalpa Complex, M J Road,

Nampally, Hyderabad 500 001.
Ph: +91-40-2478 5469 Fax: +91-40-2478 5416, www.cdfd.org.in

ADVERTISEMENT No. 1/2009

The Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad is a premier autonomous R & D Institute under the Societies Act funded by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, that has been established to provide services and to undertake R & D in DNA Fingerprinting, DNA Diagnostics and other areas of modern biology.

CDFD wishes to fill up under mentioned vacancies under Direct Recruitment basis in Scientific Cadre. The vacancies for the positions are available in a Centre of Excellence project on “Multidisciplinary approaches aimed at interventions against Mycobacterium tuberculosis” sanctioned to the CDFD of five years' duration, which is likely to be extended thereafter.

1. SCIENTIST - B (Code No. 1) Age limit: 35 years Pre-revised Pay Scale Rs. 8000-275-13500 Revised Pay Band Rs. 15600-39100 Plus Grade Pay Rs. 5400 (PB-3) Educational Qualifications and Experience : Essential Qualifications: Ph.D. in any branch of Life Science; or M.Sc. in any

branch of Life Sciences with three years’ research experience and with experience

in basic molecular biology techniques. Desirable qualifications : Experience in protein purification or cell signalling etc. with experience in research bioinformatics softwares as demonstrated by publications in peer reviewed Journals.

2. SCIENTIST – B (Code No. 2) Age limit: 35 years Pre-revised Pay Scale Rs. 8000-275-13500 Revised Pay Band Rs. 15600-39100 Plus Grade Pay Rs. 5400 (PB-3) Educational Qualifications and Experience :

Essential Qualifications: Ph.D. in Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics or any branch of Life Sciences; or M.Sc. in Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / any branch of Life Science with three years’ research experience. Sound knowledge of different Operating Systems including Linux, programming with C, PERL.

Desirable qualifications : Working knowledge of different bioinformatics softwares, MATLAB etc., with experience in research as demonstrated by publications in peer reviewed Journals.

Note: Reservations as per the Government of India norms in respect of SC/ST/OBC/Physically Handicapped/Ex-servicemen etc. will apply.

The Application Form and the General Conditions governing the advertisement may be downloaded from the CDFD website http://www.cdfd.org.in. Alternatively, blank application forms and General Conditions can also be obtained by sending a self addressed stamped envelope from the O/o. the Head – Administration, CDFD, Office Block : 2nd Floor, Block No. 7, Gruhakalpa Complex, M J Road, Nampally, Hyderabad – 500 001.

The detailed advertisement has appeared in the Employment News dated 22.08.2009. The last date for receiving filled in applications is 4 weeks from the date of publication in the Employment News i.e. 21st September 2009.

Sd/-Head – Administration


For further details contact:

http://cdfd.org.in/Rcrtmnts/adv1_2009.pdf

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Project Fellow

Department of Mycology and Plant Pathology
Banaras Hindu University (BHU)
Varanasi

Project Fellow @ Rs 8,000 pm

UGC Project "Role of melanin in the reproductive biology of Bipolaris sorokiniana"

MSc/MSc (Ag) in Mycology & Plant Pathology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics

NET/GATE Qualification and knowledge of technique of biochemical analysis and handling of culture desirable.

Apply within 21 days of this advertisement (Published date 14th Aug '09)

@ Rs 8,000 pm

UGC Project "Role of melanin in the reproductive biology of Bipolaris sorokiniana"

MSc/MSc (Ag) in Mycology & Plant Pathology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics

NET/GATE Qualification and knowledge of technique of biochemical analysis and handling of culture desirable.

Apply within 21 days of this advertisement (Published date 14th Aug '09)

Monday, August 24, 2009

International Graduate School GRK

International Graduate School GRK
c/o Institute of Infectiology
Center for Molecular Biology of Inflammation (ZMBE)
Von-Esmarch-Str. 56
D-48149 M√ľnster Germany

The Graduate School integrates the Faculties of Medicine, Biology, and Chemistry and offers interdisciplinary research opportunities in Cellular and Molecular Biology.

The International Graduate School (GRK 1409) “Molecular Interactions of Pathogens with Biotic and Abiotic Surfaces

invites applications for 13 PhD fellowships for the graduate program starting January 1st, 2010

Our program offers high-profile research including scientific and soft-skills training.
Funding will be for three years.

PhD applicants should hold a M.Sc. or comparable degree in the Life Sciences

Application deadline 1st September 2009

Further Info on Germany 13 PhD Fellowships on Pathogen Infection Biology

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Molecular Biologist (Positions Open in Bacteria, Fungal and Yeast Streams) : Pune, Maharashtra Pune-411021 India

Praj is a global Indian company that offers innovative solutions to significantly add value to BioEthanol, BioDiesel and Brewery plants and related wastewater treatment systems. Praj’s offerings include technology, engineering, plant & equipment, project management, and commissioning. Praj has over 450 references in 45 countries.

About PRAJ MATRIX :
Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India has certified Praj Matrix as a recognized In-House R&D laboratory unit. The R&D Campus has received status of Private Sector BioTech Park from the Government of Maharashtra. Located in the picturesque Pirangut Valley near Pune (India), Praj Matrix is built on a 5 acre property with a built-up area of about 85,000 square feet.
Praj Matrix will enable the growth of Praj in key areas such as BioFuels,BioChemicals or BioMaterials,Health and Wellness products.

Responsibilities of the Position :

• Independently design and execute multiple gene cloning experiments, strain construction, gene knockouts.
• Work in a collaborative environment with other molecular biology and biotechnology specialists, interacting effectively across multi-functional teams to achieve project goals.
• Operate relevant lab equipments supporting the metabolic engineering research work like electrophoresis equipment, PCR machine, imaging system etc.
• Schedule and manage project work tasks in alignment with the overall team schedule for work flow

Education and Experience : Post Graduate or PhD in Molecular Biology or related field with 4 to 10 years of industrial research experience.

Demonstrated and Desired Skill sets and attributes:
• Mutagenesis, DNA isolation, DNA amplification, restriction digest, ligation, transformation into microbial hosts, basic microbiological practices.
• Technical report writing, presentation skills.
• Should have project management skills.
• Participate actively in scientific research while continuing to develop molecular biology skills.
• Basic knowledge of fermentation, basic understanding of biochemical pathways.
• The candidate is expected to work in a multi-disciplinary environment across various technology domains, work efficiently & effectively and possess the ability to deliver on commitments on time & within the budget.
• The candidate must demonstrate openness to new ideas and is expected to generate commercializable ideas for new products & processes.
• The candidate must possess the personal attributes of integrity & scientific creativity.

Interested professionals can forward applications as per the link below with mails addressed to Ms.Manasi Puntambekar.

Expire Date: October 05, 2009

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Faculty jobs of Professor/ Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor

Central University of Punjab
Bathinda
Punjab - 151001

Applications are invite for the Faculty jobs of Professor/ Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor in the prescribed format in following areas :

Bio-sciences - 6 Posts

Further Info About Life Sciences Faculty Jobs at Central University of Punjab 2009

Essential Qualification, Experience & Other Conditions
General Instructions & Essential Information

Application Form

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

SRF at University of Pune

NCCS
University of Pune Campus
Ganeshkhind, Pune 411007

Advertisement No. Admin P11/2009

SRF - 1 Post UR @ Rs. 14,000/- + 15% HRA

Project "Identification of the molecular mechanisms involved in the induction of proliferative responses in primitive hematopoietic cells"

MSc any branches of Life Science (first class) with minimum 02 years research experience.

Walk In Interview 21th August 2009

Monday, August 17, 2009

JRF at INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Division of Microbiology
INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE (IARI)
NEW DELHI-110 012

JRF - 2 Posts

1. ICAR-NAIP Project on “ Bioprospecting and allele mining for
abiotic stress tolerance “ (2 JRF Posts)

JRF - 1 Post

2. DBT Project on “ Strategy for developing recombinant environmental libraries for antibiotics”

PAY SCALE: Rs 12,000/- + 30% HRA

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

Project (i): M.Sc. Research experience in microbiology, molecular biology/Biotechnology Botany and computer knowledge.

Project (ii): Research experience in microbiology, molecular biology,
biochemistry and computer knowledge.

Walk in Interview on 5th Sept 2009

Candidates are requested to email their bio-data to annapurna96@gmail.com by 25th August 2009

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Intas Biopharmaceuticals

Intas Biopharmaceuticals
Chinubhai center
Ashram Road
Ahmedabad

Job Description:
1) Performing, Planning & Monitoring of in process materials, batch release & stability testing related to Electrophoresis of different products like GCSF & EPO
2) Preparation and revision of related documents in QC
3) Should well verse with handling OOS, Deviation & Investigation etc

Candidate Profile:

1) M.Sc. (Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Microbiology)
2) Should have 3 to 5 years of experience

Job Location: Ahemdabad

Opportunity ID: DSPH-QPM91001

Contact Person : Meenu- 080-65681003

________________________________________

Job Description:
1) Qualification & Calibration of equipments / Instruments
2) Preparation and review of SOPs, Specifications, STPs, DRS, Protocols and reports related to Electrophoresis and Immunology
3) Preparation and review of validation protocols and reports and stability study protocols and reports
4) Review of Qualification protocols & reports, calibration and verification reports of various instruments

Candidate Profile:
1) M.Sc. (Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Microbiology)
2) Should have 3 to 5 years of experience

Job Location: Ahemdabad

Opportunity ID: DSPH-QACH40001

Contact Person: Meenu - 080-65681003

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Actis Biologics jobs

Actis Biologics
201, Vedanta Bldg, 779 Makhwana Rd
Off Andheri-Kurla Rd
Andheri(East)
Mumbai 400059

Listed below are some of the openings in the company.

Please forward your resume along with a list of three references to careers@actisbiologics.com

Research Associate / Research Scientist: Cell Biology

Education MSc. in cell biology, immunology, pharmacology, biochemistry, or a related area with a minimum of two years of hands-on LABORATORY experience.

Experience and Skills (preferred): Mammalian cell culture (Tissue culture)

Perform cell based assays such as proliferation, apoptosis, internalization, adhesion and invasion . Maintain cell lines, develop and run cell-based assays.

Interpret and report data to the drug discovery teams, maintain accurate laboratory records (SOPs) and input appropriate data into databases.

Experience with blood work (Hematology) and working with radioisotopes is required.

Experience with ELISAs, Cell culture, immuno-precipitation, western blotting, cell-based assays , fluorescent imaging and immuno-histochemistry preferred.

Experience with data analysis and graphing software preferred.

Attention to detail is important as well as the ability to work in a fast paced environment performed independently with minimal supervision.

Research Associate: Protein purification

Education MSc in Chemistry or Biochemistry with 3-5 years Laboratory experience in Protein Sciences

Experience and Skill:

1.Extensive hands-on experience in purification techniques, including scaled-up chromatography and filtration processes.

2.Characterization and in-depth knowledge of protein physiochemical properties are a must. Ability

3. Ability to work independently and under tight deadlines is a must.

Research Associate: Molecular Biology

Education: M.Sc. /BSc. Minimum 2years Laboratory experience in Molecular Biology preferred

Experience and skill:

DNA cloning and vector construction

stable and transient transfection of mammalian cells.

RNA isolation, quantitative RT-PCR; SDS-PAGE; Western blots and immunologic techniques.

Some familiarity with epifluorescence and/or confocal microscopy, and FACS analysis.

Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are required. Candidates must be able to demonstrate initiative and innovative thinking within a team and the ability to work independently and under tight deadlines is a must.

Senior Scientist: Molecular Biology/Virology

Education PhD virology, molecular biology, or related scientific field with a minimum of 3-5 years of post-doctoral research

Experience and Skill:

The candidate must have relevant laboratory experience in the field of virology and molecular biology. Experience in retroviral and lentiviral vectors is a strong plus.

Expertise in developing and expressing viral constructs as well as characterization of these constructs is a prerequisite.

The candidate should possess excellent scientific, communication and problem-solving skills, have a successful track record of leading a group, and ability to interact with other groups towards a common goal. The candidate should be highly motivated, demonstrate initiative and innovative thinking, be willing to expand their level of expertise outside of their core area and work with members of other teams.

This position will combine both hands-on work as well as a supervisory role. Prior experience in biotech industry is a plus.

Senior Scientist: Purification

Education: MS or Ph.D. in biochemistry, protein sciences, or related scientific field with a minimum of 3-5 years of post-degree hands-on experience.

Experience and Skill:

The candidate must have relevant laboratory experience to isolate cell-based heterologous products from bacterial, yeast and mammalian cell production platforms.

The candidate will be able to develop scaleable purification processes that translate to pilot-plant scale to produce clinical material.

The candidate will possess excellent scientific, communication and problem-solving skills, have a successful track record of leading a group, and ability to interact with other groups towards a common goal. The candidate should be highly motivated, demonstrate initiative and innovative thinking, be willing to expand their level of expertise outside of their core area and work with members of other teams.

This position will combine both hands-on work as well as a supervisory role. Prior experience in biotech industry is a plus.

Senior Scientist: Cell Biology

Education: Ph.D. in cell biology or related scientific field with a minimum of 3-5 years of post-degree hands-on experience

Experience and Skill:

The candidate must have relevant laboratory experience in the field of mammalian cell biology, including cell line development and characterization to increase expression levels.

Expertise in developing and expressing heterologous constructs, including viral constructs, as well as characterization of these constructs is a prerequisite. Analytical skills include cell- and ELISA-based assay development.

The candidate will possess excellent scientific, communication and problem-solving skills, have a successful track record of leading a group, and ability to interact with other groups towards a common goal. The candidate should be highly motivated, demonstrate initiative and innovative thinking, be willing to expand their level of expertise outside of their core area and work with members of other teams

This position will combine both hands-on work as well as a supervisory role. Prior experience in biotech industry is a plus.

Further Info about Mumbai Cell Biology/Protein Purification/Molecular Biology Scientist Jobs at Actis Biologics

Thursday, August 13, 2009

JRF Positions

INSTITUTE OF HIMALAYAN BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY (IHBT)
(CSIR)
PALAMPUR-176061 HP

ICAR Project "Unraveling molecular processes involved in adventive polyembryony towards genetic engineering for fixation of heterosis"

CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF will be given preference.

Qualifications 1st Class M.Sc. in Life Sciences/ Botany/ Biotechnology

No last date mentioned in the advertisement. Please refer to hrd@ihbt.res.in

Further Info about Genetic Engineering Project Vacancies at IHBT Palampur

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Contractual Technical Assistant

CentralInstituteofBrackishwaterAquuaculture
(IndianCouncilofAgriculturalResearcch)
755,SanthomeHighRoad,R.A.Puram,Chennai–600028

Walk in interview


Eligible candidates are requested to appear for the Walk–in–Innterview to
beheld at 10.30a.m. on Tuesday, 18th August 2009 at this instituute for the
recruitment of One Contractual Technical Assistant under Out reaach project.

This is purely on contract basis for a period of one year from the date of joining.

Essential Qualification:M.F.Sc./M.Sc.(FishNutrition/Biochemistry/MMariculture/Zooology/Aquaculture/MarineBiology)

ConsolidatedPay:Rs.12,000/ permonth.

AgeLimit:Maaximum 35 years for men and 40 years for women as on date of interview AgeLimits are relaxable for SC/ST/OBC candidates as per rules.

Candidates should bring documments in support of age,qualifications and experience if
any,along with attested copies including a passport size photograph at the time of
interview.

TA/DA will not be paid for attending the interview.

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Cognitive Science Research Initiative (CSI)

Ministry of Science and Technology
Department of Science and Technology
SERC Division

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Cognitive Science Research Initiative (CSI)

Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the award of “DST-CSI-Postdoctoral Fellowship” for pursuing research in frontier areas of Cognitive Science.

The fellowship is tenable in Research Institutions/Universities/Non-profit R&D Institutions within India. The fellowships are awarded under a programme “Cognitive Science Research Initiative (CSI)” sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

Eligibility The applicants should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Science and Engineering with research interests in Cognitive Science and a good academic record. Those who have already submitted Ph.D. thesis are also eligible to apply. The applicants should be below 40 years of age

Details of the Award The postdoctoral fellowship is a purely temporary assignment and is tenable for a maximum period of 2 years. In exceptional cases, depending upon progress of the research, the fellowship may be extended for the third year. Each fellow would be entitled to a fellowship of Rs 20,000/- per month and research contingency grant of Rs 1,00,000/- per year, payable to the host institution. The fellowships cannot be availed at the same institution where the candidates have earned their Ph.D. degree

Mode of Selection The candidates will be selected based on their bio-data and performance in the interview. Applications will be evaluated by an expert committee. The key factors considered when assessing proposal are the excellence of applicant’s academic / research record, the excellence of the proposed research and the relevance of the host institution in the proposed research. If the candidate accepts the fellowship, he/she must join the host institution within two month’s time.

Mode of Application Candidates may submit their application on plain paper along with bio-data, list of publications (attach reprints of 2 important papers), one page synopsis of Ph.D. or equivalent degree’s thesis. The applicant is advised to propose his/her place of work, name of the supervisor, enclose two page synopsis of proposed research work which must be compatible with the ongoing research of the proposed supervisor, and his/her consent of availing the fellowship. One should also enclose a declaration stating that if selected for the fellowship, he/she will complete the tenure of the fellowship. However, they may be allowed to relinquish the fellowship only if accepting permanent employment in India. The scientists are required to submit their application in duplicate to Dr HB Singh, Scientist, SERC Division, Department of Science and Technology, Technology Bhawan, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi-110016 [e-mail: haribsingh@nic.in]

Last date for receipt of applications August 31, 2009

Monday, August 10, 2009

Project Fellow Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University,Pondicherry, invites applications for the followsing posts.


Post:
Project fellow


No of posts:
Two


Qualification:
M.Sc. in any Biological Sciences with research experience as evidenced by dissertation or research articles


Duration:
Five Years


Application deadline:
17th August 2009.


To apply:
Interested candidates may please send their application with detailed biodata supported by duly attested copies of certificates to

The Co-ordinator,
UGC-SAP Programme,
Department of Biotechnology,
Pondicherry University,
Puducherry - 605 014

Microscope Technical Assistant Gr.III(1)

Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB Kolkata)
4, Raja S.C. Mullick Road
Kolkata-700 032

Technical Assistant Gr.III(1) - 1 post @ Rs. 9,300-34,800/-

Essential 1st Class B.Sc in Life Sciences.

Desirable Working knowledge in handling Microscope.

Job requirement The selected candidate would be expected to work in an optical imaging technique used to increase micrograph contrast and/or to reconstruct three dimensional images.

Application fee Bank Draft of Rs.100/- drawn in favour of Director, IICB payable at Kolkata.

Click here for the ad and search for Advertisement No : R&C/85/2009

Vacancy Code : 850904

Last Date of Application: 17th August 2009

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Scientist Posts at CDRI

Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow.
S. No. 1
Name of Post Group IV (35 Nos) and Gr III (14 Nos) Posts
Last Date for submission of Filled Application Form Month/Date/Year
9/18/2009
Eligibility: M.Sc Biochemistry/Microbiolgy/Biotechnology/Bioinformatics
or PhD in all fields.

Complete Advertisement
cdriadv-4-2009.pdf

Saturday, August 8, 2009

RA,SRF,JRF & Project Fellow

Uttarakhand Biotech jobs

Department of Zoology, HNB Garhwal University,Uttarakhand invites applications for the following post.


Post:
RA,SRF,JRF & Project Fellow


Project:
ICAR project on"Sustainable utilization of mountain fishery resources".


Eligibility:
M.Sc Zoology /Life science /Environmental science
Knowledge on MS office must.
Should have PhD for RA post.


For more details and applications,
copidcfr@gmail.com

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Scientist B/C Vacancies | Clinical Research/Molecular Biology/Biostatistics/Reproductive Biology @ NIRRH

NATIONAL INSTIUTE FOR RESEARCH IN REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH (NIRRH)
(Indian Council of Medical Research)
Jehangir Merwanji Street, Parel, Mumbai- 400012

Applications are invited upto 17th August 2009 for the following posts scientific posts, under ICMR Research Cadre at the National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Mumbai.

(1) Scientist ‘B’ - 2 vacancies (Pay Band-3 Rs. 15600-39100+ Grade Pay Rs. 5400 and other allowances as admissible under the rules) Out of two one post is reserved for othropaedicaly handicapped with minimum degree of disability of 40%.

i) Vacancy No. 1 – (Clinical) (Reserved for OBC)

Qualification and Experience

Essential: MBBS Degree recognized by MCI.

Desirable: i. MD in Obstetrics and Gynecology or three years clinical/research
experience in the area of management of infertility.
ii. Knowledge of Computer Applications.

Job requirement

To pursue research programme in the area of reproductive health including infertility, prevention of sexually transmitted infections, expanding contraceptive choices, and other aspects of reproductive health.

ii) Vacancy No. 2 – (Molecular Biology) – UR

Qualification and Experience

Essential: 1st class M. Sc. Degree in Biochemistry /Microbiology/Applied Biology /Molecular Biology/Biotechnology /Life Sciences from a recognized University or equivalent.
OR
Ph.D in relevant subjects from a recognized University with at least second class M.Sc. degree in above mentioned subjects.

Desirable: i. Doctorate degree in the above mentioned subjects with first class in
relevant degree or three years research/teaching experience in related
discipline with publications in peer reviewed journals.
ii. Knowledge of Computer Applications.

Job requirement To participate and strengthen the ongoing research programmes in the area of reproductive health.
(2) Scientist ‘C’- 2 Vacancies in the Pay Band-3 Rs. 15600-39100+ Grade Pay Rs. 6600 and other allowances as admissible under the rules

Age: Not exceeding 40 years. Relaxable up to 5 years for Government servants, five years to SC/ST and three years to OBC candidates as per rule.

(2) Scientist ‘C’- 2 Vacancies in the Pay Band-3 Rs. 15600-39100+ Grade Pay Rs. 6600 and other allowances as admissible under the rules.

i) Vacancy No. 1- (Biostatistics) - UR

Qualification and Experience

Essential i) First class M.Sc. Degree in Statistics /Biostatistics from a recognized University OR
Ph.D degree in Statistics /Biostatistics from a recognized University with at least second class M. Sc. degree in above mentioned subjects.
ii) Four years research experience in the relevant areas of biostatistics related to health research.

Desirable i) Doctorate degree in Statistics / Biostatistics with first class masters degree in relevant subject.
ii) Additional post doctoral research/teaching experience in Biostatistics with publications in peer reviewed international journals.
iii) Knowledge of Computer Applications.

Job requirement To assist scientists in data analysis using modern statistical tools, and to strengthen on-going research programmes in the area of expanding contraceptive choices, reproductive tract infections, infertility, adolescent reproductive health.

ii) Vacancy No. 2 - (Reproductive Biology) - UR

Qualification and Experience

Essential: i) First class M.Sc. Degree in Biochemistry /Microbiology / Life Sciences /Molecular Biology / Biotechnology / Applied Biology / Reproductive Biology from a recognized University. OR
Ph.D degree in above mentioned subjects from a recognized University and at least second class M.Sc. degree in above mentioned subjects.
ii) Four years research experience in the relevant area.

Desirable: i) Doctorate degree in above mentioned subjects with first class
masters degree in relevant subjects.

ii) Knowledge of Computer Applications.
iii) Additional post doctoral research/teaching experience in the area of
reproductive biology with publications in peer reviewed
international journals.

Job requirement To plan and participate in the research programmes related to proteomics, toxicology, stem cell biology transgenic/knockout animals etc.
Note:- Ph.D degree in relevant subjects shall be treated equivalent to three years experience for all the above vacancies.

The application forms duly completed in all respects with photograph may be sent on the same address on or before 17th August 2009 alongwith crossed Indian Postal Order (IPO)or Demand Draft for Rs. 100/- drawn in favour of Director, NIRRH, Mumbai payable at Mumbai. SC/ST/Physically handicapped and council’s employees are exempted from this payment of application fee. Incomplete/late applications or without postal orders/Demand Draft will not be entertained.

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Requirement of Guest Faculty Under SFS

BUNDELKHAND UNIVERSITY
Kanpur Road
JHANSI
Uttar Pradesh

Requirement of Guest Faculty Under SFS

Applications are invited on prescribed format for the Guest Faculty:

NAME OF THE INSTITUTE /DEPARTMENT - SPECIALIZATION

Food Technology Food Technology

Agriculture Science Agrometerotogy/ Agroforestry, Genetics & Plant Breeding,
Entomology, Horticulture, Agril. Botany, Dairy Science

Zoology Fish Parasitology

Biomedical Science Medical Microbiology, Biomedical Sciences, Human
Physiology, Cell Biology

Microbiology Genetics, Molecular Biology, Medical Microbiology

Environmental Science Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Biotechnology, Biostatistics, Ecotoxicology, GIS & Remote Sensing

B.Tech (Biotechnology Engg.) B.Tech/M.Tech (Chemical Engg.)

B.Tech (Food Technology) B.Tech/M.Tech/M.Sc. Food Technology

B.Tech (Biomedical) B.Tech or M.Tech in Biomedical Engineering/Electronics
Engineering/Instrumentation Engineering, M.Sc./Ph.D in
physics and / or Electronics, Mathematics

Biotechnology Cell Biology & Genetics, Biochemistry, Enzymology, Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Biochemical Techniques

Application on the prescribed format as per below must reach to the Registrar, Bundelkhand University, Kanpur Road Jhansi – 284128 latest by August 17, 2009.

Monday, August 3, 2009

RA and SRF at IICPT, Thanjavur

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF CROP PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY

Ministry of Food Processing Industries

Pudukkottai Road, Thanjavur - 613 005.

Tel. 04362-226676 Fax.04362-227971

Email:iicpttnj@gmail.com, Website: www.pprc.gov.in

F.No.A/147/09 Date: 30.7.2009

WALK-IN-INTERVIEW

A walk-in-interview is proposed to be conducted at Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur-5 (Tamil Nadu) on 14.8.2009 at 10.00AM to select candidates for the ongoing Projects.

S.No

Name of the Post & Emoulments

No. of Post

Qualification

1.

Research Associate

Rs.18000/-PM + HRA/Senior Research Fellow Rs.12000/-+HRA

2Nos

1No

1) EQ: Doctoral Degree (For Research Associate)/M.Sc (For Senior Research Fellow) in Agri. Extension.

2) EQ: Doctoral Degree (For Research Associate) / M.Sc (For Senior Research Fellow) in Agri. Marketing, “Agri Business Management with Experience in the relevant field.

2

Senior Research Fellow

Rs.12000/- PM + HRA

1 No

1 No

1) EQ: Master’s Degree with 1st Division or 60% marks or equivalent OGPA/CGPA. In Bio Chemistry/ Chemistry with experience in Food Related work.

2) Master’s Degree with 1st Division or 60% marks or equivalent OGPA/CGPA in Food Science, Food Technology, Food Process Engineering, Food Processing Technology, Food Engineering, Post Harvest Technology with experience in relevant field.

Age Limit: 35 years for men and 40 years for women as on date of Interview

(Relaxable as per Government norms for SC/ST/OBC candidates).

Application Fees: Rs 500/-

For detailed advertisement and format please visit our website www.pprc.gov.in

DIRECTOR

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Associates / Lab Leaders : Bangalore, Karnataka 560 100 India

Employer:Aurigene Discovery Technologies Limited
Website:http://www.aurigene.com
Location:Bangalore, Karnataka 560 100 India
Expires: September 08, 2009

Established in Bangalore, India, in 2002, Aurigene is a drug discovery biotech with a proven track record of successful partnerships with 10 collaborators globally. Aurigene has a pipeline of 15 discovery programs, at various stages from Hit Generation to late-stage Pre-Clinical Optimization, and has filed multiple patents in these Discovery Programs.
With proprietary Structural Biology and Fragment-based Drug Design technology platforms, and experienced scientific leadership, Aurigene is a fully integrated operation with expertise in Target Validation Biology and Hit Generation to IND nomination. Focus TAs includes Oncology, Metabolic disorders and Autoimmune/ Inflammatory diseases.

Aurigene is a peptide and small molecules drug discovery company. The peptide division focuses chemistry collaborations with MNC pharma companies based in Europe and US providing support in solving peptide / peptidomimetics chemistries. Several positions are available for immediate hiring of candidates with peptide chemistry / peptide synthesis background The candidate will have hands-on experience with peptide synthesis and characterization, excellent communication skills including data presentation and ability to work interactively in a fast paced, team-oriented environment

Position -
Peptide scientists – Multiple Masters and PhD level positions available. Candidates having Masters degree organic chemistry with 3+ years of experience or PhD / post-doc having specialization in synthetic peptide chemistry. A proven expertise in the design and execution of peptide syntheses within a diverse range of chemistry including solid phase and solution-phase peptide synthesis is a must, organic synthesis a definite plus. A good understanding of analytical data interpretation required. The person will be proactive and self-starter, candidates with experience managing labs or reporting juniors will be preferred.

Responsibilities include –
• Independently design and execute syntheses of peptides / peptidomimetics and peptide conjugates while working in a project team
• Characterization and purification by HPLC and mass spectroscopy
• Creative application of literature and theoretical concepts from a diverse range of peptide chemistry to the design of cost and time-effective synthetic schemes
• Work effectively in a team-oriented environment

Present work orally and in form of written progress reports.

Saturday, August 1, 2009

Scientist Post

Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB Kolkata)
4, Raja S.C. Mullick Road
Kolkata-700 032

Scientist Gr.IV(2) - 1 post @ Rs. 15,600-39,100/-

Essential PhD in any branch of Physical Sciences/Life Sciences with one year working experience on managerial activity to handle various Scientific projects.

Desirable Experience in informatics is desirable.

Job requirement The incumbent is expected to be involved with the project related activities such as vision of the institute, project objective, project work plan and its start and end dates, project schedule, team members, cost of the project, deliverables etc. and handle financial resources, information services and various type of progress report writing/editing.

Reservation Status The post is reserved for Orthopaedically Handicapped/ Locomotor Disability or Cerebral Palsy affected persons with one Arm (OA) or One Leg (OL) affected. Such persons may belong to any community.

Click here for the ad and search for Advertisement No : R&C/85/2009

Vacancy Code : 850901

Last Date of Application: 17th August 2009

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