SRF (Biological Sciences) at IISER Kolkata Under SERB Funded Project

Applications are invited for SRF (Biological Sciences) Under SERB Funded Project at IISER Kolkata. The last date of application is 20 June 2022.

Position Details

Online Interview on 28 June, 2022 at 11.30 AM through Google Meet for a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) position at IISER Kolkata to support research activities under the project titled, “Understanding the mechanism of altered cell signaling due to differential activation of zeta-chain-associated protein tyrosine kinase, ZAP-70, in T-cells” of Dr. Rahul Das, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, IISER Kolkata.


Essential Qualification: M.Sc. (in Molecular Biology or Biochemistry) Degree with minimum 70% marks, along with NET qualification. The candidate should have at least four years of research experience in the field of Biochemistry, supported by published first author paper in SCI journal. In four years, it is desirable that the candidate worked as a SRF for at least one year. The candidate should have extensive experience in cloning, protein expression and purification, studying enzyme kinetics and ligand binding.

Desired Qualification: Experience in biochemical experiments, like Isothermal Titration Calorimetry, Fluorescence based experiments, stopped-flow fluorescence experiment, animal cell culture, Microscopy (Epi-fluorescence and confocal), knowledge in Molecular Biology tools and techniques.

Age Limit: Must not be over 30 years on the day of interview, which can be relaxed for certain reserved categories as per the prevailing rules of the Government of India. Relaxation in age, educational qualification or experience may be considered in case of exceptionally meritorious candidates.


Twelve months and may be extended on availability of fund.


Rs. 35000/- (Rupees Thirty Five Thousand Only) per month.


Interested candidates may send an application along with a detailed CV, self-attested copies of testimonials, any other relevant documents, one page research statement through email (rahul.das[at] to Dr. Rahul Das on or before 12 noon of 20 June, 2022. Please write “Application for the Senior Research Fellow (SRF) position” in the subject line of your email.


Dr. Rahul Das
Phone: 033 6136 0000 (ext: 1222)
Email: rahul.das[at]

Notification of SRF (Biological Sciences) Under SERB Funded Project at IISER Kolkata