Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Faculty Positions at IIT Chennai

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: 

 The requirement of various Departmentis given below. 
Department wise specialization area and additional qualifications are available at 

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 as Annexure-1. 


Eligibility & Experience will be reckoned as on May 31, 2019. 
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.1. Applications are to be submitted online through the link for this advertisement at; 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. ( 
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. and Delhi University website i.e.

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.


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 Form

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.
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.

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 Informal queries may be addressed to 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

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Young Professional Posts

(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)

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