JRF (Microbiology) Under SERB Funded Project at IISER Mohali

Applications are invited for JRF (Microbiology) Under SERB Funded Project at IISER Mohali. The last date of application is 30 September 2022.

Position Details

Project Title

Gut Electromicrobiology: Understanding extracellular electron transfer capabilities of the gut microorganisms and its implications to human health.


1 year (extendable to 1 additional year after evaluation and as per the availability of funds)


  • Essential Qualifications: Postgraduate degree in Microbiology with minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA. Candidates should have qualified any national eligibility tests such as CSIR/UGC/DBT-NET and GATE in the relevant discipline.
  • Desired qualifications: Prior research experience/hands-on training on handling/cultivation of pure microbial cultures (preferably anaerobic), microscopy and molecular biology is desired. Some knowledge and experience in microbial electrochemistry is also desired.


As per DST norms and as sanctioned in the project.


Candidates are requested to email a 1-page cover letter (describing their past accomplishments, experience, and career goals) along with detailed C.V. and supporting documents (in pdf format) to the principal investigator at gutbiome22[at]gmail.com (Dr. Sunil A. Patil) by 30th September 2022.

Notification of JRF (Microbiology) Under SERB Funded Project at IISER Mohali