VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Senior Research Fellow For The Dept Of Nanobiotechnology

Location
Vellore, Tamil Nadu (IN)
Posted
15 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Senior Research Fellow For The Dept Of Nanobiotechnology

Applications are invited for the Post of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) for the (DRDO) Funded Project in Centre for Nanobiotechnology [CNBT], Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project:    A rapid and deployable portable sensor for acetyl cholinesterase inhibitors detection

Qualification:    M.Sc (preferably with NET/GATE) /M.Tech (Biotechnology / Nanoscience / Nanotechnology / Chemistry / Biochemistry) with at least two years of Research experience in the relevant area after M.Sc./M.Tech as evidenced from the published papers in SCI indexed high impact journals.

Desirable (if any):
1.    Experience in synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles
2.    Exposure in handling various analytical instruments
3.    Experience in enzyme assays, immobilization and biosensor fabrication techniques

Stipend:    Rs.28000/- per month + 10% HRA

Sponsoring Agency:    Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO)

Duration    :    02 years [Initial appointment will be for one year, which is extendable up to 2nd year solely based on yearly performance].

Principal Investigator:    Dr. Amitava Mukherjee, Senior Professor and Deputy Director, Centre for Nanobiotechnology [CNBT], VIT.

Co-Principal Investigator    :
Dr. Jitendra Satija, Associate Professor, Centre for Nanobiotechnology [CNBT], VIT.

Key skills:    Nanotechnology, Biosensors, Characterization, Fabrication, immobilization.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area:Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling

Role:Fresher

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time

Desired Candidate Profile
Please refer to the Job description above
Education-

UG:B.Sc - Any Specialization, Bio-Chemistry

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