Advt No.9/2019 : Appointment of a Research Fellow/Lab Scientist (Africa)

The National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) is a premier research centre carrying out frontier research in the biological sciences located in Bangalore, looking for appointment of a Indo-Africa Program, Research Fellow/Lab Scientist (Africa) on contract basis.

Job description:

We are seeking a candidate who is interested to work in Africa for the Dengue/pathogen sequencing project. This candidate will be responsible for coordinating with clinicians, pathology laboratories for samples and collaborate with them on exciting new research. Applicant will be responsible to perform experiments and data analysis. The candidate would also be a technical point of contact for the project at KAVI providing updates with day to day activities to PIs both in India and Africa.

Essential Qualification and Experience:

1. Masters in Life science or equivalent degree or Bachelor's degree with atleast 2 years experience in medical laboratory or research work

2. Experience in Molecular virology. Experienced candidates with designing and delivering experiments will be given preference.

No. of positions: 1

Closing date: last date for receive online applications: 15th May, 2019


Step 1: Interested candidates should register ONLINE through the link on our website ( using valid email ID.

Step 2: You will receive a user ID and password on your registered email ID.

Step 3: Using your ID and password you can fill in the application by clicking on “Submit Application”

Step 4: Once you fill in the application you can SAVE or PREVIEW the application. Please Note: Any corrections should be made before you SAVE the application.

Step 5: After you SAVE, you can submit the application by clicking “SUBMIT”

Step 6: Take a Print out of the submitted application form by clicking “PRINT” in “MY APPLICATION” and send the same duly signed, to the Administrative Officer (Establishment), NCBS-TIFR, GKVK PO, Bellary Road, Bangalore- 560065 (Indian) or The Director, KAVI Institutte of Clinical Research, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, P.O. Box: 19676, 00202, Nairobi, Kenya.(Africa), along with copies of certificates regarding date of birth, educational qualifications, experience etc. The last date for receiving the application is 15th May, 2019


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