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Advertisement for Position of Animal House Technician (SYMEC Project)

Applications are invited for the posts of two Animal House Technicians contractual position for a “Systems Medicine: Acceleration using a Cluster Approach” (SyMec) research project in the multidisciplinary translational research field undertaken in the Department of Biological Sciences, IISER Kolkata.

Interested and eligible candidates are encouraged to apply on or before 15th October, 2020.

Project Name: Systems Medicine: Acceleration using a Cluster Approach (SyMec)

Position: Molecular Biology Technician

No. of Vacancy: 2


Minimum Eligibility: 12th pass in any branch of Sciences from a recognized Board/Institute.


Desirable Qualifications:

1-2 years of prior research experience of working in a cell and molecular biology lab. Prior experience in small animal handling is desirable. Basic knowledge of using computers for record keeping and data analysis is required.

Salary: 12,000/- per month (consolidated)

Last Date for the receipt of the application is 15th October 2020. Applications enclosing attested copies of all testimonials/certificates and curriculum vitae should be sent to within the application deadline.  

Based on the first evaluation of applications received, only selected applicants will be notified by e-mail to appear for an interview. No TA/DA is admissible for appearing in the interview.

Date of Interview: Will be notified in the e-mail sent to the short-listed candidates.

Project start date: Will be notified via email to the selected candidates.

Tenure of the post will initially be for one year but likely to be extendable for two more years subject to performance of the candidate and availability of funds.