Saturday, September 27, 2014

Scientist Non-Medical and Technical post

National JALMA Institute for Leprosy & Other Mycobacterial Diseases. Agra
Recruitment for Contractual Posts for Model Rural Health Research Unit. Haroli. District Una. HP
Candidates are invited to attend walk-in-Interview to be held on 14 & 15 October 2014 between 10.00 AM to 05.30 PM (as per schedule attached) in the Office of Himachal Pradesh. Pin Code:177220 for the following positions to be engaged on Contractual basis at MRHRU, Haroli, Una as per the following details:
Scientist-C (Non Medical): One Post (Unreserved)
Essential Qualification: First class Master's degree in Microbiology/Biochemistry/ Biotechnology subjects from a recognized university with 4 years R&D/teaching experience in the above subjects after 1st Class Master's Degree.
Second class M.Sc + Ph.D degree in Microbiology/Biochemistry/Biotechnology subject from a recognized Universily with 4 years R&D/teaching experience in the relevant subject after M.Sc + Ph.D.
Desirable Qualification:
1. Additional Post doctoral research/teaching experience in relevant subjects in recognized institute(s).
2. Knowledge of Computer Applications.
4. Technical Assistant (Research): One Post (Unreserved)
Essential Qualification: Three years Bachelor Degree in Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology subjects from a recognized University with DMLT/ Certificate of one year duration or one year experience from a reputed organization.
Desirable Qualification: 1. Two years experience in research lab.
2. Knowledge of Computer Applications.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Documentation/Medical Writing

Editor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Experience: 0 to 3 yrs.Posted on: 12 Sep
Job Description
Cactus Communications is a pioneer in language services, offering English editing and other services to researchers and organizations worldwide. Our team of freelance and in-house editors edits and reviews cutting-edge research manuscripts such that they meet international standards of academic and scientific English.
We are looking for an associate editor for our Life Sciences team.
As an associate editor at CACTUS, you will
Perform deadline-driven quality assurance checks on manuscripts edited by freelancers to review if
Poorly worded sentences have been edited for better       readability and clarity
Client instructions and subject-specific conventions are followed
Handle manuscripts on topics ranging from biochemistry to immunology, cognitive neuroscience, ecology, internal medicine, and radiology
Interact with talented freelance editors from around the world and proactively provide feedback on their editing assignments
Understand client and industry requirements and adapt working approach accordingly
Fresh graduates are also welcome to apply.
Job location/type: Vashi, Mumbai, India; Full-time
CACTUS is ranked one of the top 20 companies to work for in India. To learn more, visit
Apply: To apply, go to the 'About us' section on our website, click on the 'Apply' button and take our initial language test.
Role: Documentation/Medical Writing

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Scientist Post

Scientist II Molecular Biology
Requisition ID: 17852BR
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With revenues of $17 billion, we have approximately 50,000 employees in 50 countries and serve customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries. We create value for our key stakeholders through three premier brands, Thermo Scientific, Fisher Scientific and Unity™ Lab Services, which offer a unique combination of innovative technologies, convenient purchasing options and a single solution for laboratory operations management. Our products and services help our customers solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity.
Job Description:
Requires a minimum of 4 year laboratory experience in a working environment.
Demonstrated ability to carry out scientific procedures and make recommendations for improvement required.
Demonstrated proficiency in the use of scientific laboratory techniques, equipment and materials relating to one or more of the following: high throughput assays, ELISA's, 96-well plate handling, Automation, Protein purification, tissue culture, protein expression in bacterial and mammalian cell culture systems, and protein analysis strongly preferred.
Good problem solving skills necessary, ability to work on collaborations.
Strong knowledge in high through put data generation and data analysis, multiplex assays.
Minimum Qualifications (must have)
Masters in Life Sciences with 5-8 years of experience OR Ph.D with relevant technical and Scientific back ground.
Molecular cloning
Recombinant DNA
Vector engineering
cDNA libraries
TA cloning
Stable cell line development
PCR based mutagenesis
DNA and RNA isolation
Preferred Qualifications (nice to have)
Same as above

Wednesday, September 24, 2014


Perrigo API India Pvt Ltd
Job Description: Job profile : 1)Microbial Limit Test (MLT) of finished products, raw materials and intermediates. 2)Routine Microbial analysis for Raw water and Purified Water. 3)Environmental monitoring of classified cleanrooms by settling plate, air sampling, contact plate, swab and by finger dab monitoring. 4)Trending of environmental monitoring data, including water, air & surface. 5)Cleaning validation and Hold time study for Reactors and Equipments . 6)Execute Microbial Method validation study for Raw material, Intermediate and Finished above-averages. 7)Bacterial Endotoxin Test for Purified water and Finished above-averages. 8)Maintenance and Identification of pure cultures and environment isolates to their Species level . 9)Media Preparation and Media Quality test for in house sterilized media. Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter Industry: Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research Farea: Engineering Design, R&D Role Category: R&D Role: Microbiologist Keyskills: Microbial Limit TestBacterial Endotoxin TestPurified WaterMltMedia PreparationFinished ProductsRaw WaterCleaning ValidationRaw Material
Desired Candidate ProfileCandidates should have 2-5yrs of experience in handling : 1)Microbial Limit Test (MLT) of finished products, raw materials and intermediates. 2)Routine Microbial analysis for Raw water and Purified Water. 3)Cleaning validation and Hold time study for Reactors and Equipments . 4)Execute Microbial Method validation study for Raw material, Intermediate and Finished above-averages. 5)Bacterial Endotoxin Test for Purified water and Finished above-averages. 6)Maintenance and Identification of pure cultures and environment isolates to their Species level This job will be off- Rolls.
Experience Required: 2 to 5
Education Required: UG - B.Sc - Microbiology PG - M.Sc - Microbiology Doctorate - Doctorate Not Required

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Faculty Positions at New Delhi

(Deemed University)
Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi – 110 062
(Advertisement No. 5/2014)
Applications on prescribed form are invited for filling up the following teaching positions in the Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science in the university. Eligible candidates may apply on or before 30.09.2014.
1. Professor/Associate Professor - One in Pay Band of Rs. 37400-67000+ AGP Rs.10000/9000
2. Assistant Professor                   -  Two in Pay Band of Rs. 15600-39100+ AGP Rs. 6000/-
Specialization : Molecular Biology         
Qualification and Experience :
a) An eminent scholar with Ph.D. qualification in Human/Animal Biotechnology with specialization in Immunology and Molecular Biology and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work with a minimum of 10 high impact and citation publications as books and/research  papers as the first or corresponding author.
b) A minimum of Ten years of teaching experience in University/ Autonomous college, and /or experience in research at the University/ National level institutions/ industries, including experience of guiding candidates for research at doctoral level.
c) Contribution to educational innovation, design of new curricula and courses, and technology – mediated teaching learning process.
d) A minimum score of 400 for Professor/300 for Associate Professor as stipulated in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based appraisal System (PBAS) as per the standards and guidelines set out by the University for direct appointments of lateral level.
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR – 02 (including 01 SFS)
Specialization : Bioinformatics
Qualification and Experience :
Ph.D. in Biotechnology or an allied discipline with M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry in the First division or equivalent grade from a recognized University/ Institute.
NET in Life Science or allied discipline in addition to the above qualification.
Experience : At  least two years of Post-doctoral teaching and/or research experience in Bioinformatics or relevant field in a UGC recognized Institution of repute or international research institute/ University.  Proof of research to be evidenced by publications in SCI-indexed journals of high impact factor as the first or corresponding author.
Note : University may consider exempting candidates from NET, who has been awarded Ph.D. degree from ‘A’ Grade accredited University following the procedure as notified by the UGC in its Regulations of 2009 and adopted by Jamia Hamdard.
1. The university reserves the right not to fill-up the vacancy if the circumstances so warrant and to call only short-listed candidates for test/ interview.
2. The university reserves the right to consider the name(s) of suitable candidates who may not have applied and also to relax the qualification and experience for deserving candidates, as approved by the Selection Committee.
3. Candidates called for interview will have to come to the place of interview at their own expenses and bring with them their original research papers, degrees and certificate etc. for verification.
4.Applications complete in all respects should reach to the Office of the Registrar, Establishment Section, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi – 110 062 latest by 30.09.2014 (Tuesday) alongwith the following:
· Bio-data (highlighting personal details, academic records, teaching and research experience).
· Attested copies of certificates & testimonials in support of qualification and experience.
· Demand Draft of Rs. 500/- for the posts of Professor/Associate Professor and Rs. 300/- for Assistant    Professor in favour of Registrar, Jamia Hamdard payable at New Delhi.
· Duly typed Annexure- A available with the application form.
·Duly filled in Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS) proforma as per the UGC guidelines in Appendix III for Professor and Associate Professor.
5. Persons already in job must apply through proper channel.
6. Incomplete applications and those received after the closing date will not be entertained.
7. Reservation for persons with disabilities as per Government of India Rules is available. Such candidates need not to enclose the application fee.
8. To download application form, Annexure- A and Appendix III click here
    To download Appendix III click here

Scientist at ICMR

REF. ADV. NO. ICMRHQ/Adm-1/ 2014/01
Applications are invited upto 06.10.2014 for one post of Scientist – D for ICMR Hqrs. under Health Research Scientist Cadre of ICMR Rules, 2007 in the Pay Band PB-3 Rs. 15600-39100 + Grade Pay Rs. 7600 + NPA (as per rules for medical candidate) and other allowances as admissible under the rules, for the Division of Publication & Information. It carries All India transfer liability:-.
2. Essential Qualification
(i) MBBS Degree recognized by MCI.
Ist class Master’s degree in Life/Biological Sciences from a recognized University.
2nd Class M.Sc + Ph. D degree in Life Sciences/Biological Sciences from a  recognized University.
(ii) Eight years R & D research/teaching experience in the area of Medical subject or Life/Biological Sciences including experience of publication/editing of scientific journals/books/bulletins in recognized institute(s) after obtaining essential qualification (i) out of which at least 2 years in managerial position to handle R & D projects in a team effectively in a directing capacity.
(i) MD degree in any subject of Medical discipline from recognized by MCI  Or Ph.D in any subject of Life Sciences/Biological Sciences  from a recognized university for candidates with first class in relevant degree.
(ii) Additional Post doctoral research / teaching experience in any medical/ biomedical discipline from a recognized institute(s).
(iii) Knowledge of Computer Applications or Business Intelligence tools/Data  Management.
Note: MD/Ph.D degree in subjects relevant to ICMR shall be treated equivalent to three years experience.
3. Job Requirement
i) To plan, supervise and assist the Editor, Indian Journal of Medical Research ( IJMR) in processing, reviewing, editing processes and all other activities related  to the publication of the IJMR.
ii) To assist the Editor, IJMR/Head, Division of P&I in other activities related to the  Division of Publication & Information
4. Age limit
(i) Not exceeding 45 years as on 06.10.2014  (ii) Upper age limit is relaxable to SC/ST / OBC candidates & Government servants as per provision made in Health Research Scientist Cadre(HRSC) of ICMR rules 2007.
(iii) One time age relaxation is also allowed to Scientists & Technical staff working in  long term projects of ICMR Institutes/Centres as per HRSC Rules, provided they  meet essential qualifications and experience for the post with a view to provide  them opportunity to compete with other candidates as per Council’s letter No.  6/1/2007-Admn.II dated 28.03.2011.
(iv) Further age, qualification & experience relaxable in deserving cases as per HRSC rules (under Note I & 2 append to scheduled-III).
5. Pension will be admissible as per new restructured defined contribution Pension system, contained in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs ( ECD & PR Division), Notification No. 5/7/2003 & PR dated 22.12.2003 effective from 1.1.2004.
6. How to apply
(i) Application form and other details are obtainable from Administrative Officer, Admn.I, ICMR, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110029. Application format can also be downloaded at ICMR Website.( Forms duly completed together with application fee of Rs.100/- by Demand Draft only, drawn in favour of D.G., ICMR New Delhi and following attested copies of certificate by Gazetted officer should be sent to Sr.Admn. Officer (Admn.I), Indian Council of Medical Research, V. Ramalingaswami Bhawan, Ansari Nagar, Post Box No.4911, New Delhi-110029, so as to reach on or before 06.10.2014.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Technical Post

Registered Office: Pride Regenc B-2/504, Viman Nagar, Pune-14 (MS) India
Production Unit: On Jalna-Sindkhed Raja Highway, Sindkhed Raja, Dist: Buldhana, (MS) India
Vacancies for
M.Sc. / B.Sc. (Biotech/Botany/Molecular Biology)
Ishved Biotech Pvt. Ltd., is a multinational commercial plant tissue culture company working in variety of plants including fruit crops and decorative. We are looking for some experienced, innovative and enthusiastic candidates for our production unit. Currently, our production house has annual production of 30 million plants per annum. The requirements are as follows:
Qualification requirement : Technical
Total Req.
M.Sc. (Biotech/Botany) with 3 years of experience in Plant Tissue Culture Lab/Industries
M.Sc. (Mol Bio/Virology) with 1-3 years of experience in Molecular Tools
B.Sc. (Biotech/Botany) with 1-2 year of experience in Plant Tissue Culture Lab/Industries
General Instruction:
All applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) to on or before 26th September, 2014. Potential candidates shall be contacted for telephonic discussion and only preferred candidates shall be called for on-site interviews. Decision of selection committee will be final.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Project coordinator

Suresh Biotech Labs
Position : Project coordinator
No. of post : 5
Salary : 15160 + HRA + others / pm.
Eiligibilty : Biotechonlogy
Tenure : 1 year
Job description: microbial culturing
Purely Lab based work
Interest candidate may send cv in doc./ docx
position are purely temperory.
Last date 30/9/2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Faculty Positions at University of Madras

(Re-accredited by NAAC with “A” Grade and University with Potential of Excellence)
Centenary Buildings, Chepauk,
Chennai - 600 005
Applications (8 copies) are invited from the eligible candidates for the following posts at the National Centre for Nanoscience & Nanotechnology situated at Guindy campus as detailed below in conformity with 200 Point Roster System.
1. Professor 4
1-Biological  Sciences
1-Biomedical Sciences

2. Associate Professor 4
1-Biological Sciences
1-Biomedical Sciences

3. Assistant Professor 8
2-Biological Sciences
2-Biomedical Sciences

If suitable and qualified candidates of Arunthathiar community (preferentially women) are not available for selection and appointment in the turn allotted to them, the turn so allotted shall go to other S.C. candidates within that category on merit basis as per G.O. (Ms.) No. 61 Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare (TD2) Department, dated 29.05.2009.
The last date for submission of filled in application form: 22.09.2014.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Production and Quality In-Charge

Senthil Papain and Food Products (P) Ltd
Recruitment Notice- September 2014
Applications are invited from competent candidate for the following post.
A. Production and Quality In-Charge
Essential Qualification
For (A): Doctorate (PhD) in Plant Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Biotechnology
Desirable and Job responsibilities:
For (A): The candidate should preferably have admirable knowledge in Plant enzyme extraction process along with the analytical skills. They should have good technology knowledge in operational techniques like Ultrafiltration, spray dryer as well as analytical techniques add up the advantage for the recruitment. They shall responsible for online documentation and monitoring during the production process, batch clearance and related works. They are also encouraged to do the commercial research work.
Candidates should have good knowledge of documentation and should have good computer operating skills.
SALARY: Best in Industry for the deserving candidates
Last date for applying is 20/09/2014
Interested candidates can email their resume to or send hard copy to
The General Manager
Senthil Papain and Food Products (P) Ltd
Veerapannur (P.O)

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor

Advertisement No. 4/2014
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for various posts in different cadres:
(A) Two post of Professor - one each in Dairy Technology and Aquaculture;
(B) Eight post of Associate Professor- one each in Dairy Technology, Dairy Engineering, Dairy Microbiology, Dairy Chemistry, Dairy Business Management, Fish Health, Fisheries Resource Management and Fish Process technology;
(C) Seventeen posts of Assistant Professor- Dairy Technology (2); Dairy Engineering (3); Dairy Microbiology (1); Dairy Chemistry (1); Dairy Business Management (1); Aquaculture (1); Fish Genetics & Breeding (1); Fish Nutrition (1); Fish process Technology (3); Fisheries Resource Management (2) and Fish Health (1).
Details of requisite qualifications and terms & conditions, processing fee, prescribed application proforma and Score Card may be downloaded from university website ( Application on prescribed format must reach Director, Administration & Monitoring through registered/ speed post on or before September 27, 2014.

Monday, September 8, 2014

Patent Analyst

Patent Analyst
Take Responsibility
In Novozymes we take responsibility – for each other, our business and for the world around us. We offer you a chance to do the same. Join us and help pioneer a brighter future.
Patent Analyst
Novozymes Intellectual Property is now looking for a Patent analyst for our site in Bangalore, India.
Intellectual Property is a dynamic international function including branches in Denmark, UK, US, China and India. You will report to the Intellectual Property manager of our Bangalore office.
MSc graduate, preferably within biotechnology, biochemistry, or molecular biology, possibly supplemented with a PhD.
You must be fluent in English and capable of communicating complex information in a clear and concise manner.
You should have experience working as a Patent analyst – especially in making excellent searches and informative reports.
Experience in working with large sets of data and their analysis tools- for example, Thomson analyser or Vantage Point is preferred.
Experience or interest in business related analysis is desirable.
Patent agents having substantial search and analysis experience are welcome to apply and if selected would be designated as Patent agent.
One must be self-disciplined, systematic and comfortable with driving patent activities, working both independently and within the team.
The vacant position offers great challenges and responsibilities in developing world class search and analytics capabilities within the biotech area.You will be working closely together with NZ’s Intellectual Property professionals - especially the other search and analytics specialists – research scientist, project managers, the library, and colleagues in India/abroad.
Rethink tomorrow
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries we create tomorrow’s industrial biosolutions, improving our customers' business, and the use of our planet's resources. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.
Ref 597BR
City Bangalore

Friday, September 5, 2014

Project coordinator

Suresh Biotech Labs
Position : Project coordinator
No. of post : 5
Salary : 15160 + HRA + others / pm.
Eiligibilty : Biotechonlogy
Tenure : 1 year
Job description: microbial culturing
Purely Lab based work
Interest candidate may send cv in doc./ docx
position are purely temperory.
Last date 30/9/2014

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Contract Researcher

Contract Researcher (1: no.) 
First class in M.Sc./ M. Tech Biotechnology/Biochemical Engineering/ Microbiology followed by Ph.D.
Research Experience in Environmental related areas is desirable.
Gr. III (4: nos.)
M.Sc Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ B.Tech Biotechnolgy with55% marks + 2 years relevant experience or M. Tech. Biotechnology
Gr. II (5:nos)
M. Sc Microbiology/Biotechnology/B.Tech. Bio-technology with 55% marks. Research experience in the area of bio fuels is desirable.
Last date for the receipt of application on or before 10/09/2014.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Scientist at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB)

No. RGCB/Advt./2014/4
Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) invites applications for the following four Faculty Scientist positions, one Technical Officer position and two Laboratory Technician positions:
1.Scientist G in Disease Biology (Inclusive of, but not limited to programs in Cancer Research / Reproductive Biology / Neuroscience/ Chemical Biology / Tropical Disease Biology)
Scale of Pay PB-4 37400-67000 Grade Pay Rs.10000/-
Number of positions 1(unreserved)
Age limit 50 years as on 31.08.2014
RGCB has a robust research program in basic and translational disease biology research. We seek an outstanding basic, population, or clinician scientist to work in an energetic and collegial group of scientists with a diverse array of research interests including signal transduction, biomarkers, novel therapeutic targets, bioactive drug candidates, angiogenesis, stem cells, immune response and molecular biology related to disease pathogenesis, etiology, and treatment response. The applicant should hold an MD or PhD or equivalent degree and must have a demonstrated track record of excellent research productivity as evident from substantial high quality peer-reviewed publications, the ability to perform cutting edge research and history of successful extramural funding and academic service. Significant institutional support including start-up funds, and modern laboratory space and facilities will be provided. The successful candidate will also have ample opportunities to apply for additional support funds from a number of funding mechanisms administered by various Government of India and international agencies. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills demonstrated in a team environment are essential. The position will require roughly 70% of time in leading laboratory and/or translational research work and 30% management work.
2.Scientist EII or F in Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
Scale of Pay PB-4 37400-67000 Grade Pay Rs.8700/- for Scientist EII and Rs.8900/- for Scientist F
Number of positions 1(unreserved)
Age limit 50 years as on 31.08.2014
Highly motivated and innovative individual who will pursue basic research, solve biological problems with emphasis on computational and quantitative experimental methods and build active bridges to translational research. The scientist will also provide computational biology support to ongoing research programs in disease biology, provide assistance to analyze complex data sets generated by RGCB scientists and collaborators inclusive of including high dimensional “omics” data and next generation sequencing data, such as whole genome, exome, RNA-seq and ChIP-seq as well as provide leadership for high quality training for junior scientists and regular teaching programs of the institute. Areas of research of interest to RGCB include but are not limited to computational, systems, or quantitative biology with applications to cell biology, developmental biology, metabolism, genomics, proteomics, biophysics, biological information systems, network pharmacology, drug design and cancer research. The scientist’s responsibilities include efforts for the integration of DNA variant annotation with statistical genetic analysis methods including linkage, imputation and association methods, adopting novel and innovative methodologies to analyze, integrate and interpret high dimensional data sets, provision of annotation to robust genetics and genomics findings using several data sources and methods, data management of exploratory clinical and R&D studies in partnership with other lines of genetic data generated from internal and external studies, delivery and documentation of genomic information to support genetic studies, ensuring high-quality genetic and genomic data is incorporated into exploratory- clinical research programs, developing tools that make maximum use of multiple data sources to support annotation of DNA variation and contributes to systems biology initiatives within RGCB.
3. Scientist E-1 or E-II (Cancer Research - with special emphasis on Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Research).
Scale of Pay : PB-3 15600-39100 Grade Pay Rs.7600/- for Scientist EI and PB-4 37400-67000 Grade Pay Rs.8700/- for Scientist EII
Number of positions 1(unreserved)
Age limit 50 years as on 31.08.2014
RGCB has an excellent HPV research facility funded by the International Agency for Research Against Cancer (IARC) and the European Union to understand the role of the virus in disease pathogenesis and immune response to different doses of approved HPV vaccines. This facility is also a major service provider to international and national clients working on newer HPV vaccines and large molecular epidemiological studies. The facility can also cater for studies on analysis of responses to other vaccines such as those for influenza, measles, hepatitis, etc. The selected candidate will run and manage this facility and exhibit good potential for significantly advancing discoveries on the role of HPV in cancer. This position provides an exceptional opportunity to participate in robust, interdisciplinary basic and translational research opportunity in a highly collaborative atmosphere. The appointed faculty will provide leadership for conducting cancer related HPV research including development of newer assays for serology & genotying of the virus, development of point of care devices, high quality molecular epidemiology studies and other genomic and proteomic based studies on the virus related tumorigenesis.  The successful candidate will be a recognized investigator, established in his/her field, with a PhD or MD degree and a track record of independent research, demonstrated by high quality publications in peer-reviewed journals and extramural funding commensurate with years of experience. Dedicated laboratory space and start up operating funds will be made available.
4. Service Scientist E1 in Veterinary Medicine & Molecular Diagnostics.
Scale of Pay PB-3 15600-39100 Grade Pay Rs.7600/-
Number of positions 1(unreserved)
Age limit 50 years as on 31.07.2014
RGCB invites applications for a tenure-track position as a Service Scientist in Veterinary Medicine & Diagnostics for a RGCB initiative on Bio-preparedness for Infectious Diseases (BPID). The BPID initiative is a key program in the RGCB Tropical Health Biology Program and is a comprehensive interdisciplinary effort in infectious diseases, bio-defence and public health preparedness. As part of this dynamic program, the successful candidate is expected to provide trans-disciplinary research services, and education in development of animal laboratory studies in mice through non-human primates, aerobiology studies, molecular diagnostic services, mechanism of action studies using novel genomic & proteomic technologies, testing & evaluating new therapeutics & vaccines for the prevention and treatment of highly infectious pathogens, testing & evaluating therapeutics in established and novel small animal models as well as using blood-based molecular profiling technologies to investigate novel correlates of protection or correlates of efficacy. In addition, the candidate will be expected to facilitate interaction with the various state and central agencies on animal health. Candidates must have primary degree(s) in Veterinary Sciences and a PhD with documented experience in areas suggested above.
Level 1 Screening
An Institutional Screening Committee (ISC) will be determine whether the applicant meets minimum prescribed qualifications for the advertised scientist position at RGCB. Ineligible applicants without these needed minimum qualifications will be rejected and no further correspondence will be sent to them. Applications shortlisted after the Level I screening by the ISC will be sent for Level 2 screening.
Level 2 Screening
A Faculty Screening Committee (FSC) will analyze the applications forwarded to it by the ISC after Level 1 screening. Level 2 screening includes detailed review of the applicant's credentials, publications, achievements, etc. Applicants may also be invited to give a seminar at RGCB. The FSC will decide in which grade the applicant can be considered and forward such recommendations to the Scientist Selection Committee (SSC). The Chairman of the Faculty Screening Committee will be a member of the SSC.
Final Selection Procedures
The SSC will or its individual members will speak to applicants personally, go over their plans and ideas with them and understand their long-term career goals. They will also assess the applicant's value to the development of RGCB and its R&D programs. The selection committee will also hold direct discussions with the shortlisted applicants either in person or through video conferencing. The SSC will take the final decision on whether to advice the institute to make an offer to the applicant and if so which grade of scientist is to be offered. The institute will then make a final administrative decision on this.
Download application format for Scientists
Download application format for Service Scientists
5. Technical Officer (Data, Web and Information Management)
Scale of Pay PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs.4600/-
Number of positions 1(unreserved)
Age limit 30 years as on 31.08.2014
The job tasks for the position are inclusive of but not limited to:
  1. Implement web site security measures, such as firewalls or message encryption
  2. Test issues such as system integration, performance, and system security on a regular schedule or after any major program modifications
  3. Administer internet/intranet infrastructure, including components such as web, file transfer protocol (FTP), news and mail servers
  4. Set up or maintain monitoring tools on web servers or web sites.
  5. Collaborate with development and scientific teams to discuss, analyze, or resolve usability issues
  6. Test new software packages for use in web operations or other applications
  7. Back up or modify applications and related data to provide for disaster recovery
  8. Develop web site performance metrics
  9. Implement updates, upgrades, and patches in a timely manner to limit loss of service
  10. Test new software packages for use in web operations or other applications
  11. Inform web site users of problems, problem resolutions or application changes and updates
  12. Test backup or recovery plans regularly and resolve any problems
  13. Install or configure web server software or hardware to ensure that directory structure is well-defined, logical, secure, and that files are named properly
  14. Collaborate with development teams to discuss, analyze, or resolve usability issues
  15. Set up or maintain monitoring tools on web servers or web sites
  16. Drive improving operational efficiency (including project request process, request templates, content management process and infrastructure)
  17. Manage web production schedule to support marketing campaigns, product launches, promotions and content updates Regularly reports to the senior management covering key web statistics
The skills required for the position include but are not limited to:
  1. Creative, flexible, and innovative team player
  2. Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities
  3. Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  4. Excellent customer service skills
  5. Satisfactory physical condition to perform the duties required
  6. Flexibility to meet schedule and skill requirements of the job
  7. Strong ability to write and verbally communicate effectively
  8. Proven ability to handle multiple projects that meet deadlines
  1. B.Tech. in Computer Science/IT with first class from a Government recognized institution.
  2. A total of 5 years web operations or web project management experience in reputed organization, of which 2 years must be in a State or Central Government life science or bio-medical research institute.
  3. Strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
  4. Proven record of working effectively with cross functional teams (includes scientific, creative and analytics) and vendors.
  5. Proven ability to work under deadlines and juggle multiple projects.
  6. Strong organization skills.
  7. Experience with driving websites or web user experience improvement projects.
  8. Solid understanding of standard web & mobile technologies (web server, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, ASP. NET).
  9. Familiar with web analytics concepts (conversion funnel, campaign tracking) & tools (Google Analytics, Omniture, Crazyegg).
  10. Experience in Visual studio, Photoshop, Google Webmaster tool, Google Website Optimizer.
PB-2: 9300-34800 Basic Pay: 12540/-
Other Allowances include, Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance and Transport Allowance
Yearly Increase in salary is calculated as Basic Pay increase by 3% and corresponding increase in Dearness Allowance as per orders issued by the Govt. of India.
6.Laboratory Technician (Molecular Biology, Cell Biology & Tissue Culture)
Scale of Pay PB-1 5200-20200 Grade Pay Rs.2800/-
Number of positions 2 (unreserved)
Age limit 30 years as on 31.08.2014
  1. First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Science with two years documented working experience in laboratories involved with the use of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology & Tissue Culture in State or Central Government research institutions.
  2. The applicant must have well documented working experience in maintaining mammalian cells, operating diverse imaging devices such as fluorescent & confocal microscopes and tissue processing for immunobiological techniques. The person will also be responsible for operation and preventive maintenance of equipments such as incubators, autoclaves, microscopes, Bio safety hoods, Water purifications systems. 
  3. The applicant is expected to have documented experience in basic molecular biology techniques. The job includes proper collection & storage of biological samples for diverse downstream processing requirements, isolation of RNA, DNA & protein from biological samples including clinical samples, its quantification, analysis by gel electrophoresis, PCR & other techniques. The person is also responsible for overall maintenance of laboratory safety and biosafety procedures involved in a cell/molecular biology laboratory and data storage.
  4. The applicant must have adequate documented experience in maintaining a tissue culture laboratory with expertise in sterile maintenance of laboratory and laboratory equipments such as microscopes, carbon dioxide incubators, live cell incubation chambers, Bio safety hoods, Centrifuges, Autoclaves, Water purification systems, etc. The job involves preparation   of media, primary cell culture, large scale expansion, storage and distribution of cells, setting up of imaging experiments using microscope and frequent decontamination procedures.
  5. The applicant must have documented experience in collecting and processing various biological specimens for laboratory research purposes; maintaining laboratory documents and keeping detailed logs of all work-related activities; maintaining an inventory of specimens, chemicals, and supplies for experimentation; cleaning, maintaining, and preparation of supplies and raw materials for work areas; processing orders, indents or invoices and undertaking clerical and simple accounting.
Applications with resume/curriculum vitae and attested copies of all necessary certificates, experience certificates and other supporting documents may be submitted to the DIRECTOR, RAJIV GANDHI CENTRE FOR BIOTECHNOLOGY, POOJAPPURA, THYCAUD P.O, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM 695014 or through email to on or before September 25, 2014. Applications sent by post must have on the envelope, the name of the position applied for.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Project development

Biotech Study and Research Centre (BSRC)
Panckula, Haryana
Job Description
Salary Rs 1.0 - 2.5 Lakh / Yr
Functional Area R&D / Product Design
perform on-the-biotech management development of new projects on research and developments tarinings and quality review and coaching duties for all projects development activities. the candidate will be required to develop insight into the various biotech societies. this is to ensure the candidate utilize their innovative skills in creatively carrying out scientific content analysis. their job responsibilities include consolidating, analysing and writing about advances in biofuels and its imapct on overall world.
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Monday, September 1, 2014

Research Officer at UP

CytoGene Research & Development
B - 1655, Indira Nagar, Lucknow, U.P. – 226016 (Landmark - B Block Chauraha)
Mob: +91-8756658021 Ph: 0522-2355989, Web:
CytoGene is an autonomous registered Organization. It provides Training & Research in various Domains of Life Science. It provides both wet & dry Lab, in order to season the students with the latest and onrushing technological courses, notably oriented to meet the needs of Industry.
Our Lab located in Lucknow, one of the growing cynosures in India
We embold the student at Graduate & Post Graduate Level for hands on experience in On Job Training, Projects & Research.
Requirement for Research Officer
M.Sc./M.Tech. (Any Branch of Life Science)
A minimum of 2 Years of Research Experience in relevant field.
13,000 – 18,000/Month.
Three month probation period
9,000/- stipend would be provided during probation period.
Required Skills:
Enzyme / Protein Analysis: Chromatography techniques (TLC, Column, Adsorption, Ion-Exchange, Affinity, Gel Filtration ), Spectroscopy, SDS PAGE & Blotting Techniques.
Microbiology: Microscopy, Biochemical Test, Antimicrobial Tests, Product Formulation & Fermentation.
Good command on computer with friendly working on MS Word, Excel & Power point.

Procedure: Interested candidates may forward their bio-data, subscribing the envelop with details of previous research work (Research Title, Techniques used, Publications & two references under whom work was done) on or before 6th September 2014 to
Shortlisted candidates would be informed on 7th September 2014 by email & will be called for written test followed by interview on 14th September 2014.