Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country.
Job Title – Research Associate
No.of.Posts – ONE
Project Title – Innovative Nucleoside Probes as Multifunctional Toolbox to Study RNA Structure, Dynamics and Function
Project Code – 0716255
Tenure – Initially for a period of one year which may be extended subject to satisfactory performance of the incumbent and continuation of the project.
Age – Not more than 35 years as on closing date of advertisement. May be relaxed for meritorious candidates.
Fellowship – Starting fellowship is Rs. 36,000 + 30 % HRA
Nature of Work – The incumbent should ideally possess excellent skills in synthetic organic chemistry and well versed with spectroscopy techniques to characterize small molecules as well biomolecules (nucleic acids). Should have hands-on-experience in handling instruments like fluorescence, CD, HPLC, etc. This project will mainly involve the development of probes for understanding the structure-function relationship of non-canonical nucleic acid structures both in vitro and in cell models.
- Essential – Ph. D. in Chemistry (Thesis should be related to Bioorganic/medical chemistry or chemical biology)
- Desirable – Candidate should have a strong background in synthetic organic chemistry, biophysics and nucleic acid chemistry
All eligible applicants as per the above given criteria in the advertisement are required to attend Walk-In Interview on Wednesday, November 02, 2016 at 9.30 am at IISER Campus, Department of Chemistry, C Wing-104, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune. 411008. Phone No (020-25908027).
At the time of interview, applicants need to bring duly filled prescribed Application Form (available below advertisement link), describing personal information, qualification, experience (with roles and responsibilities), self attested photocopies of certificates in support of educational qualification, experience, date of birth and other in support of details submitted in the application form and one recent passport size photograph which will be collected at the time of interview.
The applicant must also bring all the original certificates at the time of interview for the purpose of verification.
- Date of Interview – 02nd November 2016
- Time of Interview – 9.30 am
- Venue of Interview – IISER Campus, Department of Chemistry, C Wing- 104, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune. 411 008.