Advt No.9/2020 : Mouse Genome Engineering Facility Trainees on Contract Basis

The National Centre for Biological Sciences & Institute for Stem Cell Sciences and Regenerative Medicine Bangalore Bio-Cluster Mouse Genome Engineering Facility is looking for Facility Trainees on Contract Basis.

Qualification & Experience:

BE/B.Tech/M.Pharma/Masters in any biological sciences with prior experience and expertise in molecular biology techniques.

One year of experience in handling laboratory mice / rats, knowledge / experience in transgenic / knock out techniques and technologies is desirable. Excellent organization, recordkeeping, and communication skills are essential.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Generate, isolate and purify recombinant DNA constructs for generating transgenic mice

  • Perform pronuclear microinjection, blastocyst injections, embryo transfers and survival surgeries

  • Colony management, post-surgical animal monitoring and care

  • Perform CRISPR-Cas9 targeted gene disruptions and tagged alleles in mouse embryos

  • Coordinate and participate in the daily operations of the mouse genome engineering facility providing rederivation, IVF, genotyping, cryopreservation and breeding services

  • Accurate recording keeping

No. of positions: 2

Salary: Rs. 28,000 + 30% HRA.

Age limit: Below 35 years as on 01-07-2020

HOW to apply: Please carefully read instructions below:

Candidates MUST upload updated CV/resume AND a MANDATORY one page COVER LETTER written by the candidate describing your background and the reason and interest for applying to this position.

Please note that candidates applying without a proper cover letter will NOT be considered.


Step 1: Interested candidates should register ONLINE through the link on our website using a 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: All essential certificate is proof of your qualification, experience, etc. Should be uploaded while submitting the Online application. Note: Please do NOT send hard copies of applications/documents.

Applicants those who are not able to apply online are requested to apply with their CV and Cover letter to

Head, Establishment


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