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IITB Postdoc/SRF Openings

INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE

OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D)
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary position for the sponsored project undertaken in the Department of Chemical Engineering of this Institute. The positions are temporary initially for a period of  1 Year  and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:

Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
12RIL001 : "Metabolic engineering of a model cyanobacterium for enhanced bio-fuel production." (RELIANCE INDUSTRIES LTD., MUI)

Post Doctoral Fellow (1 Post )
Consolidated salary Rs.30000/- p.m.

Qualification
(i) PhD in Biochemistry / Microbiology with publication record and Excellent oral and written communication skills. (ii) Candidates with GATE / CSIR qualification will be given preference. (iii) Experience in biochemical and molecular biology techniques. (iv) Research experience with micro-algae. (v) experience in handling computer controlled bioreactors.

Job Profile Metabolic network construction and annotation. Design and conduct of experiments involving physiological and biochemical characterization and metabolome analysis of cyanobacteria. Conducting experiments for flux analysis. Preparation of reports.

Post Doctoral Fellow (1 Post )
Consolidated salary Rs.30000/- p.m.

Qualification
(i) PhD in Chemical Engineering with publication record and excellent oral and written communication skills. (ii) Candidates with GATE / CSIR qualification will be given preference. (iii) Experience in modeling and simulation of reaction networks. (iv) Candidates with B. Tech / M Tech in chemical engineering with exceptional academic record will also be considered at appropriate levels of salary.
Job Profile
(i) Construction, modeling and simulation of genome scale metabolic networks, (ii) Design of 13C based experiments for metabolic flux analysis, conduct of experiments and estimation of fluxes.

Senior Research Fellow (1 Post )
Consolidated salary Rs.16000/- p.m.

Qualification M.Sc in Biochemistry / Microbiology with 2 years of research experience and publication record with excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidates with GATE / CSIR qualification will be given preference. Experience in biochemical and molecular biology techniques desirable. Candidates without a formal research experience but with exceptional academic record will also be considered.

Job Profile Design and conduct of experiments involving physiological and biochemical characterization and metabolic flux analysis of cyanobacteria.

Senior Research Fellow (1 Post ) Consolidated salary Rs.16000/- p.m.

Qualification M.Sc. / M Tech in Bioinformatics with 2 years of research experience and publication record with excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidates with GATE / BINC / CSIR qualification will be given preference. Should be conversant with programming languages and use of bioinformatic tools / databases. Candidates without experience or candidates with a B Tech in computer science with exceptional academic record will also be considered.
Job Profile Genome annotation and reconstruction of metabolic network.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the project. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at http://www.ircc.iitb.ac.in/IRCC-Webpage/HRMSLoginPage.jsp , if there is any problem applying online, candidates may apply on plain paper stating the CIRCULAR NO. , project title, position applied for, name,permanent and mailing addresses,date of birth,details of academic qualification and experience or download the Application form available on http://www.ircc.iitb.ac.in/IRCC-Webpage/projstaffinfo.jsp with the copies of certificates/testimonials and must super scribe the envelope with CIRCULAR NO.            & POST:           to the Senior Administrative Officer(R & D),Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Powai, Mumbai-400076 so as to reach on or before 31st July, 2012 Candidates called for interview will be required to attend at their own expenses.

Deadline;31st July, 2012


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