Postdoctoral Fellow in Plant Developmental Biology at IIT Gandhinagar

Applications are invited for Postdoctoral Fellow in Plant Developmental Biology at IIT Gandhinagar. The last date of application is 08 July 2022.

Position Details

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellow position in Plant Developmental Biology/Plant Biotechnology for a research project funded by Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar.

Job Description

The candidate will be required to set up experiments to understand the molecular basis of pollination/ reproduction in plants. He/she will have the opportunity to develop advanced laboratory skills in molecular genetics, genomics, genome editing and live cell imaging.

The candidate should be a highly motivated, continuous learner who is able to work independently and also as part of a team. He/she will be expected to contribute towards setting up lab facilities and also guide graduate students.

Eligibility

PhD in Plant biology, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Developmental Biology, Plant Molecular biology, Plant genetics. Candidates with experience in plant reproduction, genomics, proteomics, cell biology and microscopy will be given preference.

Duration

Initial appointment is for 1 year, extendable up to 1 more year based on performance

Remuneration

50,000 INR per month + Rs.10,000 HRA (HRA will not be provided if accommodation on campus is availed).

Application

Candidates must send their applications via e-mail to Prof. Subramanian Sankaranarayanan (s.sankar[at]iitgn.ac.in). The following documents must be sent as a single pdf attachment to the email:

  • Current CV with list of publications
  • A one-page summary of previous research/work experience
  • A one-page write-up about why you want to take up this postdoc position
  • Name and address of 2 potential referees.

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