Roles and Responsibilities
Applications are invited for the post of Senior Research Fellow on a Task Force for Gene Therapy research grant funded by the Indian Council of Medical Research (No.91/08/2020-TFGT/BMS) at the School of Bio Sciences and Technology, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore – 632 014.
Title of the Project: “Retargeting lentiviral integration into heterochromatin for safer gene therapy applications”
Sponsoring Agency: ICMR
Job Title: Senior Research Fellow
Qualification: M.Sc. (Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology or any related discipline in Life Sciences) with CSIR/NET/GATE qualification and at least two years of relevant experience
Desirable (if any) Candidates with previous experience in vector cloning, gene knockdown, transformation, transfection, transduction, flow cytometry, Western blotting, real-time PCR, ChIP assay, and handling of human blood samples would be preferred
Stipend: Rs. 35,000 pm + 8% HRA
Principal Investigator: Dr. Everette Jacob Remington Nelson,
Associate Professor & Head, Department of Integrative Biology,
School of Bio Sciences and Technology,
Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore – 632 014,
Project Duration: 3 Years
Send your resume along with relevant documents supporting qualification, accomplishments, experience and latest passport size photograph to be sent on or before 13/12/2021 (http://careers.vit.ac.in).
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be communicated by e-mail.
Role:Teaching & Training - Other
Salary: 4,00,000 - 4,25,000 P.A.
Industry:Education / Training
Functional AreaTeaching & Training
Role CategoryTeaching & Training - Other
Employment Type:Full Time, Temporary/Contractual
UG:B.Sc in Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology
PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) in Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology