Junior Research Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar

Applications are invited for Junior Research Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar. The last date of application is 15 September 2022.

Position Details

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (1 no.) for the GSBTM funded project as per the details given below:

Project Title

Identification of RNA G-quadruplex structure in long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) dysregulated in ovarian cancer.


M.Sc. in any of the following areas, Biochemistry, Life Science, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Zoology, with minimum 60% marks OR M.Tech. in any of the following areas, Biotechnology, Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering with minimum 60% marks; with valid GATE score/qualification in NET or other commensurate national level examination.

Job Description

Candidate should have demonstrable expertise in nucleic acid handling, knowledge of molecular biology methods applicable to study of nucleic acid binding interactions and ability to work with mammalian cell cultures.

Candidates with additional capability in handling clinical samples (tissue biopsy) are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with research experience in funded projects are strongly encouraged to apply.

Candidates should have knowledge of high-end instrumentation relevant to the handling and study of nucleic acid structure and function development and handling of small chemical based constructs that can interact with Candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills.


The candidate selected as Junior Research Fellow with monthly remuneration of Rs. 31,000 and HRA of Rs. 5000 per month.


Prospective candidates can directly apply to Dr. Bhaskar Datta via email (send email to bdatta[at]iitgn.ac.in) in the prescribed format given below (STRICTLY) along with their complete C.V. including specific expertise and achievements, e-mail id and telephone numbers.


15th September, 2022.

Notification of Junior Research Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar