Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram 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.
The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis:
|Name of Post||Junior Research Fellow|
|Name of Project||Development and Evaluation of diagnostics and Candidate VACcines for emerging SARS-Coronavirus-2 (DEC-VAC SARS)|
|Funding agency||DST-SERB (Department of Science and Technology, Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi, India|
Minimum Educational qualification
(as prescribed by the funding agency)
Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Candidate should be highly motivated to develop candidate vaccine for COVID19. The researcher will also collaborate with CCMB and THSTI teams .
Academically excellent candidate with technical proficiency in molecular biology, immunology, especially in cloning, recombinant protein production, and basic microbiology.
|Number of posts||1|
|Fellowship amount||JRF: Rs.31,000 + HRA as applicable|
|Tenure of the post||1 year, extendable based on performance upto 3 years or till completion of the project whichever is earlier|
|Age||Max. 30 years|
|Last date||23 January 2021|
|How to apply||
Completed applications should be sent by email to Dr. V. Stalin Raj (firstname.lastname@example.org), with the subject line “Application for SERB DEC-VAC project: Your Name".
The application should attach a detailed resume with sufficient information of past research work, a one-page statement of interest in biological research. Please include contact details (phone number, email and postal address), a photograph, scanned copies of educational/professional qualifications and reprints of papers. Applications failing to the meet minimum criteria will not be considered. Incomplete applications will be disqualified.
The shortlisted candidates will be informed on details of interview date and time by email.
Applicants must bring all certificates (original + one copy) at the time of joining for the purpose of verification and a photocopy of the same will need to be submitted.