Vacancy for Junior Research Fellow at Indian Institute of Technology
IIT Hyderabad is one among the 2nd generation of IITs started by the Govt. of India. Today IITH offers 9 B.Tech programs, 16 M.Tech programs, 3 M.Sc programs, 5 M.Phil programs, 1 M.Des program and Ph.D. programs in all branches of engineering, science, liberal arts and design. The very foundation of IIT Hyderabad is based on research and innovation. The vibrant research culture is evident from the number of patents and publications that IITH has. At IITH students are given with a plethora of choices, which they diligently choose with the help of a faculty advisor. Courses that last for a semester are almost a foregone story at IITH.
Post : JRF (Junior Research Fellow)
(Candidate may be enrolled for Ph.D. program in August, 2020*)
IIT Hyderabad are looking for a young, creative and enthusiastic candidate to contribute in a DBT sponsored research project in the area of “Application of artificial intelligence and optimal control in optimizing protein/vaccine production in bioreactor system: A step towards affordable biomolecule production.”
Period : More than 2 years
Essential Qualification : M.Tech. in Chemical Engg./M. Tech in Biotechnology/M. Sc in Biotechnology/ with minimum 75% marks (CGPA 7.5 out of 10) with a GATE score. Those who are in their final semester of M.Tech. program and expecting their result by July 31, 2019 and have a GATE score are also eligible.
Age : Not more than 30 years as on March 31, 2020
Desirable : Knowledge and extensive experience in fermenter operation, bioreactor sensors (ph sensor and oxygen sensor), industry experience in fermenter operation set up, suspension cell culture (shaker flask level) in shaking incubator, recombinant protein expression, prior experience in expression vector and cloning, PCR, experimental protocols, general microscopy principles, bacterial/insect/mammalian cell handling, Microsoft excel, are preferable.
*Upon qualifying the set criteria by the department of Chem Engg, applicable candidates may register for PhD program also.
Monthly stipend : As per the revised GOI norm + HRA (if stays outside the IITH campus).
If you meet the above criteria, please send your latest CV to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 30th April, 2020 by 5:00 P.M.
Date, Venue and time of interview : Will be intimated after the situation of COVID-19 is settled down.
1. No TA/DA will be paid for the candidates appearing in the interview.
2. If no candidate is found suitable, position may remain vacant.
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