Sunday, June 23, 2019

Scientist post


Scientist Post


CSIR-NATIONAL BOTANICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE 
RANA PRATAP MARG, 
LUCKNOW – 226001

Advertisement no. 01@2019 

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, innovative and young Indian researchers having excellent academic record and proven scientific achievements to fill up the following scientific positions:-

S-01 Area: Botanic Garden 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Botanic Garden/ Horticulture/ Documentation, Characterization, Introduction, Conservation and Domestication of Ornamental Plants followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area.

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Botanic Garden/ Horticulture/ Documentaiton, Characterization, Introduction, Conservation and Domestication of Ornamental Plants followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area.

Desirable Experience in Designing and development/ establishment of botanic gardens/ Preparation and execution of landscape plans/ R&D work on Threatened Plants / Ornamental Crops as evident from quality research publications; Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding. 

Job specification Maintenance of Botanic Garden, R&D work on Improvement and conservation of ornamental plants; DUS testing; Germplasm collection and characterization; Development of new varieties of ornamental crop; Preparation of landscape plans/drawings/designs, and undertake outreach activities such as skill development and training programmes. 

S-02 Area : Floriculture 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Floriculture/ Horticulture/Floriculture crop improvement/ Botany; and Landscaping followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area. 

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Floriculture/Horticulture/ Floriculture crop improvement/ Botany; and Landscaping followed by 06 years experience in the relevant

Desirable Research and work experience in Floricultural/ Ornamental crops/ Breeding and improvement of floricultural crops/ DUS testing/Varietal release/ Applications of biotechnological tools as evidenced by patents/varietal releases, and Publications in peer reviewed journals; Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding. 

Job specification Germplasm collection, characterization and maintenance; Development of new varieties of floriculture crops; Preparation and execution of landscape plans, drawing and designs; undertaking extension work for promoting floriculture, conducting skill development programmes and training programmes in the field of floriculture.

S-03 Area: Biodiversity 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Plant taxonomy/ Biosystematics/Population biology/ Plant survery/Characterization of biodiversity of angiosperms/lower plants followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area

Senior Principal Scientist

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Plant taxonomy/ Biosystematics/Population biology/ Plant survery/Characterization of biodiversity of angiosperms/lower plants followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area. 

Research experience in plant diversity documentation, assessment and conservation; morphological/ chemical/ molecular characterization of plant resources supported by publications in top ranked peer reviewed journals; Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding. 

To undertake floristic surveys for the biodiversity assessment, GIS mapping, digitization, bioprospection, and management of herbarium of angiosperms/ lower plants 

S-04 Area : Plant Ecology & Environmental Technologies 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Plant Ecology/ Environmental remediation/ Environmental Monitoring and Impact assessment / Environmental management / followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area.

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Plant Ecology/ Environmental remediation/ Environmental Monitoring and Impact assessment / Environmental management followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area.

Research experience in ecological/environmental modelling; and bioremediation of soil, air and water pollution with microbial and plant based approaches as evidenced by patents/ publications in top ranked peer reviewed journals; Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding. 

To carry out monitoring, assessment and management of environmental quality; Research and technology development in the fields of bioremediation, microbeassisted phytoremediation, ecological/ environmental modelling, climate change, pollutant toxicity, and plant - pollution interaction.

S-05 Area : Plant Breeding including Molecular Breeding 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Genetics and Plant Breeding/Genetics/Conventional/ Molecular plant breeding followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Genetics and Plant Breeding/Genetics/Conventional/ Molecular plant breeding followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area.

S-06 Area : Plant Protection (Entomology) 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Entomology/Agricultural Entomology/Agrochemicals/Zoology (Entomology) followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area.

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Entomology/Agricultural Entomology/Agrochemicals/ Zoology (Entomology) followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area.

Experience in crop insect research especially sap sucking insects; and expertise in insect anatomy, histology and biochemistry, mechanism of insect-toxin interactions, insect rearing, insect behavior study and insect ecology are desired. Experience of handling instruments like Confocal Microscope, Stereo microscope, GC-MS and Massspectrometer will have advantage. Candidate should have knowledge of development of bioformulations / biopesticides and their evaluation under lab and field conditions and insect pest management as evident from publication in peer-reviewed journals. Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding

Crop protection, evaluation of transgenic plants for resistance against sap-sucking pests, insect bioassay in laboratory and field, screening of plant diversity and biomolecules for insecticidal activity, formulation of biopesticide, anatomy and biochemistry of sap sucking insect and insecticidal mechanism studies. 

S-07 Area : Plant Microbe Interactions 

Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Microbiology/ Agricultural Microbiology/ Environmental Microbiology followed by 03 years experience in the relevant area. 

Senior Principal Scientist 

Ph.D. in any Science subject in the areas of Microbiology/ Agricultural Microbiology/ Environmental Microbiology followed by 06 years experience in the relevant area. 

Experience of developing microbial technologies is desirable. Adequate experience in handling various microbial cultures, genetic improvement of microbial strains, hands on fermentation, and bioprocess development for microbial enzymes and other metabolites of interest, soil metagenomics, biopesticide development for various crop diseases as evidenced by high quality publications and products. Strong potential for securing and sustaining independent and collaborative extramural funding. 

To plan and execute basic and applied research in microbiology; Ability to lead group of young scientists/trainees. To develop innovative programmes on plantmicrobe interaction including microbial systematics, genetic improvement of microbial strains, and development of microbial technologies for improvement of plants and environment. 

S-11 Area : Plant Molecular Biology

Scientist 

Ph.D. (Submitted) in Botany/ Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/Plant Sciences/Plant Breeding/Biochemistry 

Senior Scientist 

Ph.D. in Botany/ Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/Plant Sciences/Plant Breeding/Biochemistry followed by 02 years experience in the relevant area. 

Research experience in functional genomics/high throughput gene expression analysis/ molecular breeding/ metabolic engineering/ transgenic plant development/ proteomics and protein biology as evidenced by high quality publications/ applications in desired area. 

To develop innovative programmes for the functional genomics, proteomics, protein biology and for improved crop varieties

S-12 Area : Bioinformatics 

Scientist 

B.Tech /M.Sc. in Bioinformatics/Computer Science/Computational & System Biology/Biophysics with post Graduate degree in Intellectual Property Law (1st class or 60% on an aggregate or equivalent GPA) OR M.Tech in Computer Science/Information Technology/Bioinformatics OR Ph.D. in any Science subject (submitted) in the areas of bioinformatics/computational biology. 

Experience in computational analysis of genomes biodiversity, big data analysis, database management/ combinatorial algorithms as evidenced by high quality publications/ applications in desired area. 

To undertake R&D works in the area of bioinformatics related to biodiversity and genomics. 

Last date for receipt of the application:31.07.2019_upto 06:00 P.M


Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Faculty Positions at IIT Chennai


INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY MADRAS 
CHENNAI – 600 036 

Advertisement No. IITM/R/1/2019 Dated 15.05.2019 
IIT Madras invites applications from individuals with an established record of independent, high-quality research and commitment to teaching and research for faculty positions at the levels of: 

 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (AP) 
 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (ASP) 
 The requirement of various Departmentis given below. 
Department wise specialization area and additional qualifications are available at https://facapp.iitm.ac.in 

Bio Technology 

Associate Professor 

(i) Protein Folding and Dynamics. 
Assistant Professor 
(i) Bioprocess engineering (with specialization in cell systems engineering / synthetic biology / mammalian cell bioprocessing/downstream processing). BE/BTech degree in Chemical Engg. / Biochemical Engg. / Biotechnology or equivalent. 
(ii) Neural engineering (with specialization in brain– computer interfaces/neuroimaging. Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering/ Computer Science /other engineering disciplines). 
(iii) Single molecule biophysics. 
(iv) Basic Biomedical sciences (with specialization in transgenic vertebrate animal models involving proteomics and genome editing) Ph.D. in any area of Biomedical Sciences.
QUALIFICATION Ph.D., with first class or equivalent at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch with consistently good academic record throughout. Additional qualifications and specialization area for department wise are available at https://facapp.iitm.in as Annexure-1. 

B. EXPERIENCE 

Eligibility & Experience will be reckoned as on May 31, 2019. 
B.1. ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (Grade II & Grade I) 
B.1.1 . Assistant Professor (Grade II): Candidates with Ph.D. but with less than three years of industrial/research/teaching experience may be considered for this post. 
B.1.2 . Assistant Professor (Grade I): Candidates with at least three years industrial/research/ teaching experience excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D. may be considered for this post. Candidates preferably should be below 35 years of age.
B.2. ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR At least 6 years industrial /research/teaching experience of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor / Senior Scientific Officer / Senior Design Engineer. (at AGP 8000 / Pay Level -12 or higher) 

C. APPLICATION SUBMISSION AND DEADLINE: 
C.1. Applications are to be submitted online through the link for this advertisement at facapp.iitm.ac.in; fillable forms and instructions can be found at the site. A scan of the signed copy of the datasheet (only) has to be uploaded using the online link. In case of any queries regarding the application submission contact: Dean (Administration) IIT Madras Chennai 600 036. (deanadmn@iitm.ac.in) 
C.2. The completed application materials should be uploaded on or before June 14th, 2019 / 05.00 PM (IST)

Monday, May 20, 2019

Assistant Professor at NewDelhi

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Center for Biomedical Research 
University of Delhi, 
Delhi – 110 007 

Advt./Adhoc-Panel/2019-20/ Dated 9th May, 2019 
Applications are invited on the prescribed format for drawing up a Panel for appointment of Assistant Professor on ad-hoc basis on roaster wise position in different colleges conducting B.Sc. course in Biomedical Sciences. The prescribed format can be downloaded from the ACBR website i.e. www.acbrdu.edu and Delhi University website i.e. www.du.ac.in

The qualifications and other eligibility conditions for the above post is given below

Essential Qualifications: 

1. Good academic record as defined by the concerned university with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the Master's Degree level in a relevant subject from an Indian University or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university.
2. The candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test at graded by the UGC.
3. The candidate must have One degree (B.Sc./M.Sc./Ph.D.) in Biomedical Sciences
4. The candidates who are or have been awarded a Ph.D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedures for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulations 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in University / Colleges / Institutes.

Provided further, the award of degree to candidates registered for the M.Phil. / Ph.D. programme prior to 11th July 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances / Bylaws/ Regulations of the Institutions awarding the degree and the Ph.D. candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities / Colleges / Institutes subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:

a. Ph.D. degree of the candidate awarded in regular mode only;
b. Evaluation of the Ph.D. thesis by at least two external examiners;
c. Open Ph.D. Viva voce of the candidate had been conducted;
d. Candidate has published two research papers from / based on his / her Ph.D. work out of which at least one must be in the refereed journal;
e. Candidate has made at least two presentations in conferences/ seminars, based on his / her Ph.D. work. (a) to (e) as above are to be certified by the Vice-Chancellor/Pro-Vic Chancellor/Dean (Academic Affairs)/ Dean (University Instructions).

5. NET shall not be required for such Master’s Degree Programme in disciplines for which NET or a similar test accredited by the UGC is not conducted.

GENERAL NOTE:

i. All positions will be filled by the respective college as per the University Rules
ii. Canvassing in any form will be treated as a disqualification.
iii. Applications which do not meet the eligibility criteria given in this advertisement and / or are incomplete in any respect shall be summarily rejected.
iv. Applicants must NOT furnish any particulars that are false, tampered or fabricated, or suppress any material / information while submitting the online application and uploading self-certified copies/testimonials. v. In case of any dispute/ambiguity that may occur in the process of selection, the decision of the Center shall be final.

Applicants are advised to satisfy themselves before applying that they possess the essential qualifications laid down in the advertisement.

Interested eligible candidates may send their applications by SPEED POST ONLY to the Director, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Center for Biomedical Research, University of Delhi (North Camps), Delhi – 110 007.

The candidate should ensure that their applications reach the ACBR office by the due date i.e. Monday, the 27th May, 2019.

Applications received after the last date shall not be entertained under any circumstances. The candidate must attach proof of their Ph.D. degree or NET or both as the case may be. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

Application Formhttp://www.acbrdu.edu/pdf/Adhoc_Form_09052019.docx

Faculty Positions


Faculty position in the Synthetic Biology Group
IBAB seeks to appoint a Faculty Scientist in the area of Synthetic Biology. The selected candidate will develop a high quality cross-disciplinary translational research program that is centered around areas of high socio-economic impact such as Food, Fuel, Health or Environment and that establishes new research areas in the field of Synthetic biology with a special focus on industrial biotechnology. This position is funded by a core research grant from the Government of Karnataka.
Responsibilities:
The faculty is expected to develop strong, extramurally funded and collaborative translational research programs that includes (i) developing tools, technologies and products suitable for licensing, (ii) collaborating with academic and industry experts in the area of synthetic biology, nationally and internationally, (iii) training manpower in synthetic biology approaches/methods through educational and training programs, and (iv) sharing other institutional responsibilities with faculty colleagues.

Essential Qualifications:
❖ Ph.D. in a scientific area relevant to synthetic biology. Candidates with expertise in areas such as protein and metabolic engineering, synthetic redesign of metabolism, in silico modelling of metabolic networks, metabolic flux analyses are preferred.
❖ Minimum 3 years of relevant post-doctoral experience. Industry experience is highly desirable.
❖ Track record of translational research as evident by publications, patents and successful product development.
❖ Potential to initiate and sustain strong, externally funded research programs in synthetic biology.
❖ Ability to communicate effectively with multiple audiences.
❖ Evidence of commitment to teaching and training.

Remuneration:
Competitive remuneration, commensurate with expertise and experience.

How to Apply:
Interested applicants should email (i) Cover letter stating motivation, expertise and relevant experience for this position, as well as planned date of joining, (ii) CV with list of publication, patents and products developed, (iii) proposed research/product development plan (max. 2 pages), and (iv) contact information for 3 referees. All information should be in a single pdf file and sent to faculty_synbio@ibab.ac.in. Informal queries may be addressed to ghosh_s@ibab.ac.in. The last date for submission of applications is 15 July 2019. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a presentation, followed by a personal interview at IBAB.

About IBAB:
The Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) is an autonomous institute funded by the Govt. of Karnataka, and located in a beautiful campus at Electronics City, Bengaluru. The institute’s mission is to catalyze the growth of the biotechnology and bioinformatics industries in India, and it is actively engaged in high quality research, education and entrepreneurship programs. The Institute faculty are engaged in interdisciplinary research in areas such as genomics, synthetic biology, cancer biology, computational biology, chemoinformatics and disease biology with an excellent publication record. The Institute has excellent research infrastructure that enables cutting edge research. For more details, please visit www.ibab.ac.in.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Young Professional Posts


CENTRAL HORTICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION
(ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bengaluru-560 089)
Aiginia, Bhubaneswar - 751 019, Odisha
The following temporary posts will be filled up through Walk-In-Interview at Central Horticultural Experiment Station (ICAR-IIHR), Aiginia, Bhubaneswar-751019 Odisha on 10.05.2019 at 9.30 AM under various Schemes. The candidates may appear for interview along with their Bio data / application with self attested copy of certificate/documents and all original certificate/documents for verification. Details of posts, age limit and qualification are indicated below:
1 Vegetable Grafting: Establishment of model vegetable grafting nursery for tackling soil related biotic & abiotic constraints in Odisha” (Under MIDH).
(Up to 25.03.2022) 
Young Professional - II
Essential: M.Sc (Agri / Hort. /Biotechnology / Life Sciences from a recognized University
Rs. 25,000/- PM (Consolidated)
2 Establishment of Virus Indexing Laboratory for Horticultural Industry in Odisha
(Up to 30.09.2020)
Young Professional-II
Essential: M.Sc (Agri) in Plant Pathology / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Life Sciences from a recognized University 
Desirable: More than one year experience in molecular biology related works, Working knowledge in Handling of bioinformatics soft wares 
Rs. 25,000/- PM (Consolidated) 
Young Professional - I
Essential: Graduate (BSc Agri/Horti/Biotech/Micro/Botany) from a recognized University
Desirable: Minimum one year 
Experience in relevant area of work, Working Knowledge of computer 
Rs. 15,000/- PM (Consolidated) 
3 SEEDS: Social and Economic Empowerment through Dedicated Seed Production clusters for vegetable crops in Odisha” (Under MIDH).
(Up to 25.03.2022)
Young Professional - I
Educational requirement : B.Sc. / B.Com in any stream 
Experience requirement: Experience in office management pertaining to seed/planting material production. Proficient in data management and computing, experience of field level seed/planting material production work. Good knowledge of Odia language besides Hindi and English.
Rs. 15,000/- PM (Consolidated)

Young Professional - I
Educational requirement : B.Sc. in any stream
Experience requirement: Experience in working in seed laboratory and seed processing for marketing, experience lab activities for testing seed purity, health etc., seed or planting material production at field level, proficient in data management and computing, good knowledge of Odia language besides Hindi and English.
Rs. 15,000/- PM (Consolidated)
4 Establishment of a Post-harvest cum Quality analysis laboratory for Enhancing market value of Fruits (Under RKVY)
(Up to Mar, 2020) 
Young Professional - I
Essential: Graduate from a recognized University 
Desirable: Minimum one year 
Experience in Horticulture related field works 
Working Knowledge of computer
Rs. 15,000/- PM (Consolidated)
5 Establishment of a Model Nursery for production of quality planting materials of pineapple in Odisha (Under MIDH) 
(Upto Mar, 2021)
Young Professional - I
Essential: Graduate from a recognized University 
Desirable: Minimum one year Experience in Horticulture related field works
Working Knowledge of computer
Rs. 15,000/- PM (Consolidated)

More Info: 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

BIRAC from DBT


Application are invited from qualified and experienced candidates for the positions of Manager / Senior Officer  - Finance, Procurement & Administration (Position Code FPA-01) and Senior Program officers: Training (PO-01), clinical trials (PO-02), and Devices and Diagnostics (PO-03)
1. About the Mission : 
The National Biopharma Mission is an Industry-Academia Collaborative Mission of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India for Accelerating Early Development for Biopharmaceuticals; to be implemented by Biotechnology Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)-a Public Sector Undertaking of DBT
Approved by the Government for implementation at a total cost US$ 250 million the Mission is co-funded 50% with World Bank loan assistance.
The Mission Programme is a Pan-India Programme with the main aim of making India a hub for design and development of novel, affordable and effective biopharmaceutical products and solutions. This Program would aid in enhancing India’s innovation research and product development capabilities, especially by focusing on development of vaccines, biologics and medical devices for combating public health concerns. The Program would aid academic researchers (through enhancing their translation capability); empower bio-entrepreneurs and SMEs (by decreased cost and risk during early stages of product development) and the industry (by elevating their innovation quotient). Anticipated long term impact would benefit the Indian population at large benefit due to availability of affordable solutions and products relevant to Indian health needs.
More details about the Mission Programme can be seen at website http://birac.nic.in/nationalbiopharmamission.php (Mission Document)
2. About the Implementation Agency:
Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) a Public Sector Undertaking of the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, and Government of India has been entrusted the responsibility of implementing this Program. It will house the Program Management Unit (PMU) that would work as an operational and functional arm to oversee and monitor program implementation.
3. Job Descriptions
3.2 Senior Program officer: Training (PO-01, Vacancy-01)
Position Summary & Responsibilities
The Program officer (PO) will serve in the Program Management Unit for i3 program at BIRAC. Reporting to Program Manager, PMU the PO will get opportunity to contribute to strategic thinking, planning and arranging the training programs; communicate progress and setbacks against strategic goals; and importantly create and manage grants/contracts as part of a team for various projects supported under the Mission.
Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:
  • Planning and coordinating the training programs with all stakeholders
  • Responsibilities for Implementation of the Mission Program which includes writing of RFAs for soliciting proposals, working with national and international experts for scientific evaluation and assessment of proposal.
  • Working with Legal and Finance to get all necessary Contracts and Agreements ready for the I3 Program.
  • Coordination and administration of all aspects of new and ongoing projects including planning and implementation.
  • Responsible for all Program Investment and Financial Planning.
  • Ensure timely execution of all activities.
  • Proper monitoring both technical and financial of the projects working closely with the Scientific and Technical Advisory groups for project review, new area prioritization and preparing a strategy for implementation.
  • Responsible for organizing all Meetings, Interaction and Advisory Group Discussion including international conferences and workshops.
  • In addition to scientific expertise, the Program Manager must also bring in passion, humility, and critical thinking for the unique problems and the questions relevant to BIRAC’s mission.
  • Prepare and implement an effective communication and outreach strategy.
  • To work and communicate with grantees and key stakeholders including members of Technical Advisory Groups, BIRAC, DBT and World Bank.

Qualifications and Experience
Essential
  • M.Sc/B.Tech in Life Science /Biological Sciences with minimum 4 years of experience in teaching in an academic institute or working in the industry or combined experience of both.

Desirable
  • Experience in teaching biotechnology / biochemistry in an academic institute OR have experience in Research & Development / Manufacturing Quality Control at Pharma / Biopharma Industry
  • Experience in the execution, conduct and/or management of performance based grants, contracts or cooperative agreements.
  • Demonstrated outstanding written and oral communication skills in positions requiring communications in a broad and diverse audience on a range of complex technical issues.
  • Demonstrated strong planning and analytical skills. Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity and Experience to handle collaboration within an organization and with external partners, as well as ability to work with efficiency and diplomacy as part of a team effort.
  • Ability to organize/prioritize work and meet deadlines within a fast paced environment with multiple and competing demands.
    • Proactive and flexible nature with reliable follow-through and attention to detail.
    • Ability to work both independently and in a cooperative and collegial fashion.
    • Ability and willingness to travel domestic and international
Age Limit: 35 Years
Salary: Consolidated remuneration Rs. 75,000/- per month
3.3 Senior Program officer: Clinical trials (PO-02, Vacancy-01)
Position Summary & Responsibilities
The Program officer (PO) will serve in the Program Management Unit for i3 program at BIRAC. Reporting to Program Manager, PMU the PO will get opportunity to contribute to strategic thinking for establishing clinical trials and responsibility for overseeing the clinical trials network and clinical trials being funded under NBM; communicate progress and setbacks against strategic goals; and importantly create and manage grants/contracts as part of a team for various projects supported under the Mission.
Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:
  • Coordinating with stakeholders involved in clinical trial conduct and management
  • Responsibilities for Implementation of the Mission Program which includes writing of RFAs for soliciting proposals, working with national and international experts for scientific evaluation and assessment of proposal.
  • Working with Legal and Finance to get all necessary Contracts and Agreements ready for the I3 Program.
  • Coordination and administration of all aspects of new and ongoing projects including planning and implementation.
  • Responsible for all Program Investment and Financial Planning.
  • Ensure timely execution of all activities.
  • Proper monitoring both technical and financial of the projects working closely with the Scientific and Technical Advisory groups for project review, new area prioritization and preparing a strategy for implementation.
  • Responsible for organizing all Meetings, Interaction and Advisory Group Discussion including international conferences and workshops.
  • In addition to scientific expertise, the Program Manager must also bring in passion, humility, and critical thinking for the unique problems and the questions relevant to BIRAC’s mission.
  • Prepare and implement an effective communication and outreach strategy.
  • To work and communicate with grantees and key stakeholders including members of Technical Advisory Groups, BIRAC, DBT and World Bank.

Qualifications and Experience
Essential
  • M.Sc in Life Sciences / Biological Sciences with minimum 4 years of experience in managing Clinical trials

Desirable
  • Experience in Monitoring of clinical trials (Phase I to Phase III clinical trials)
  • Demonstrated outstanding written and oral communication skills in positions requiring communications in a broad and diverse audience on a range of complex technical issues.
  • Demonstrated strong planning and analytical skills. Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity and Experience to handle collaboration within an organization and with external partners, as well as ability to work with efficiency and diplomacy as part of a team effort.
  • Ability to organize/prioritize work and meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment with multiple and competing demands.
    • Proactive and flexible nature with reliable follow-through and attention to detail.
    • Ability to work both independently and in a cooperative and collegial fashion.
    • Ability and willingness to travel domestic and international.

Age Limit: 35 Years
Salary: Consolidated remuneration Rs. 75,000/- per month
The above positions are on a 3 years contract period extendable till the length of the Program duration based on performance. The candidate selected shall be kept on probation for a period of three months.
Interested Candidates should apply at vacancy.birac@nic.in in the prescribed format.
i) Application Proforma (enclosed BIRAC-Doc1)
ii)  For details of job descriptions and qualifications please see BIRAC-Doc-II enclosed here.
Applications received by post and not on the prescribed format will not be considered.
Last Date of Application is 30th April 2019

Friday, April 19, 2019

Senior scientist at UOH

Urgent Job Openings for regular employment 

I. BiologyLab at BioNEST, School of Life Sciences, UoH 

Qualification: MSc PhD's in Life sciences Novick Bio-Science Private Limited, a well-established in Microbiology industry looking for committed and career oriented scientific personnel to work in above mentioned locations on ugent basis,Salaries and perks will be on par with industry standards

 1. Senior scientist -1 Vacancies 

Minimum Experience: 3-5years 

Essential Qualification: M.Sc / PhD in Life Sciences 

Preferably in Molecular Biology. 

Desirable: Molecular biology Experience is a must. Microbiology experience would be appreciated too. Ability to lead teams. Good Speaking, writing and documentation skills, Some experience in writing grants would also be added value

Interested candidates can send their CV (mail your Resume: gurunathp@novickbio.com) on or before 20-4-2019; Shortlisted candidates will be called for Interview

Who we are: Algen Biotech is an upcoming organization started by Technoprensurs, dedicated to redefine human wellness through advanced, patented, clinically proven technologies especially in the areas of llutraceuticals, Bio-therapeuties and probiotics. 

Currently Algen is looking for Microbiologist to work at its R&E Facility located irl BioNEST Bioteeh Incubation centre, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad. 

The candidate should be a postgraduate in Microbiology/ Biotechnology any branch of Life Sciences with good practical knowledge in day to day lab operations. 1, 2 years experience is desirable or fresher's with sufficient knowledge also welcome. working experience with microbiology or algal cultures is highly preferred

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Faculty Positions at Kanchipuram


Faculty Positions at Chennai


Stem cell Technician

Institute of Regenerative Medicine 

GIOSTAR Research Pvt Ltd. 

GIOSTAR  Chandigarh Centre ( Under Project Stage )

Stem cell Technician (1) needed urgently for Chandigarh based stem cell therapy institute

Qualifications M.Sc in Stem cell and Tissue engineering, Microbiology and Biotechnology should be minimum one year experience in culturing clinical grade stem cells. 

Isolation of stem cells from different source like adipose tissue, umblical cord and bone marrow.

Also Young Energetic Nurse (1) GNM. 

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