VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Junior Research Fellow for Gene Therapy Based Lung Cancer Research

Location
Tamil Nadu, India
Posted
03 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for Gene Therapy based lung cancer Project:

Title of the Project: CRISPR/Cas based gene therapy project for lung cancer
Duration: 1 Year
Location: Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Qualification:

B.Tech with GATE or M.Sc/ M. Tech (Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Biotechnology.

with a minimum of 55% marks. Preference will be given to candidates with GATE Score.

Skill set required:

Candidate with work experience in CRISPR/Cas based gene editing is desirable.

Stipend:

Rs. 30,000/- for candidates with GATE or NET Score. Otherwise as per Institute norms.

Sponsoring Agency:

ICMR, Government of India

Work functions of the JRF:

The JRF will be required to do full time research related to this specific project, in particular CRISPR/Cas designing, characterization and validation of the constructs in-vitro, cancer cells culture, cell-based assays and imaging.

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Raunak Kumar Das
Centre for Biomaterials, Cellular and Molecular Theranostics
School of Mechanical Engineering
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore 632014

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications and experience on or before (15/12/2019) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing for the interview.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email.

Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counseling
Role: Trainee

Education-

UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Bio-Technology, B.Sc - Biology
PG: M.Tech - Bio-Technology, MS/M.Sc (Science) Biotechnology

Company Profile:

Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis. The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee

Keyskills

Characterization
Biotechnology
School
Institute
Education
Science
B.E
Biology
B.Tech
Teaching

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above

Education-

UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization, Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology
PG: M.Tech - Any Specialization, Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology

Company Profile Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence.