Advt No.15/2019 : Junior Research Fellow

One Junior Research Fellow position is available immediately in a collaborative project, “Uncovering mechanistic roles for the post-translational modifier SUMO in early Drosophila development” funded by the Department of Science and Technology. The person hired into this position will work in a collaborative environment that will involve extensive interactions with other project members at IISER-Pune, and NCBS-Bengaluru. The person will work in the Drosophila Facility, NCBS and will use Drosophila genetics to generate CRISPR-Cas9 based resources.

Eligibility: M.Sc. in any Biological Sciences stream. Previous laboratory/research experience will be a plus.

Duration: Initially for a period of 1 year from the date of joining, extension possible for an additional year up to a maximum of 3 years in total.

Salary: As per DST norms.

Age Limit : Below 30 years

Last date to apply: August 31, 2019

How to apply: Those eligible and interested in being considered for this position may please send an e-mail to dtrivedi[at] along with cover letter (clearly mentioning the motivation for application), CV and names/contact details of two references before 31 August 2019. Please mention "DST-SERB-JRF Applicant" in the subject line of the e-mail.


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