Recruitment for the post of Research Scientist - II on externally funded projects

The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is one of the premier science education and research institutes established by the Government of India in 2008 to impart high-quality education integrated with outstanding research in modern science. The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis

Name of Post Project Research Scientist-II (Non-Medical)
Title of the project Development of Novel Adeno Viral Vector Platform for Vaccine Delivery: Pandemic Preparedness Against Emerging Viral Pathogen
Funding agency Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Govt. of India
Minimum Educational qualification
( as prescribed by the funding agency)

First Class Master’s Degree in life sciences from a recognized University with 4 years R&D/Teaching experience/research experience.


Second-Class M.Sc. in Life Sciences + Ph.D. from a recognized University with 4 years R&D/Teaching experience/research experience in equivalent subject

Preference Candidate should be highly motivated to do basic research in biology.
Academically excellent candidate with technical proficiency in molecular biology and immunology, basic microbiology and recombinant DNA(rDNA) technology especially in cloning, designing and making gene constructs, growing and mammalian cell lines.
The candidate have a strong writing skills to write project reports and IP related matters.
Number of posts 2
Fellowship amount Rs.67,000 + 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 40 years (upper age limit)
Last date 15 July 2024
How to apply?

Please complete the google form in the link below:
or in case of issues in fill online form, send your application to stalin[at]iisertvm[dot]ac[dot]in

(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).

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