Project Scientist in IIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, Last Date 13 December 2022

RA/JRF/SRF Positions in IIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Project Scientist in IIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Designation/Position- Project Scientist in IIT Bhubaneswar

Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar invites applications for Project Scientist in IIT Bhubaneswar from eligible and interested candidates

About-  The permanent campus of IIT Bhubaneswar is spread over 936 Acres of land. It is situated at the foot of Barunei Hill, which is famous for its rich history. The campus provides a uniquely serene and pollution-free academic environment. IIT Bhubaneswar has an Academic area, a Residential area an area for Training centers and Research Park. Although IIT Bhubaneswar had started functioning from two transit campuses in Bhubaneswar city during its inception, most residential and academic activities have now started in the permanent campus at Argul.

Research/Job Area- Life sciences

Location-  Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar


Minimum Qualification: Ph. D. with first class or equivalent in life sciences with a consistently very good academic record throughout and evidence of ability to pursue independent high-quality research and should be able to lead a research team.

Upper Age Limit: 40 Years

Experience: The candidate should have 5 years of post-Ph.D. research experience and must have published at least 5 research articles in peer reviewed high-quality journal(s) as a lead author on probiotics and microbiome area. The applicant should have the experience in working with the cell culture and mice models along with thorough knowledge in microbial fermentation technology. The candidate should be able to design the human/clinical trial experiments and execute it properly.

Job/Position Description- 

The SKBET center, IIT Bhubaneswar invites applications for project scientist position who are exceptionally bright and motivated, with an established record of independent and high-quality research. The position will be offered for a period of one year with the possibility of renewal thereafter for another four years with annual review.

No of Vacancies: Multiple

Job Responsibility: The candidate will work in the research and development of various probiotics formulations and continuously screening for potential probiotic strains and next-generation probiotics from human gut microbiota and standardize their growth conditions. In addition, the candidate needs to work on synthetic microbiome to develop microbial products for various applications. The candidate is required to design the mice and human experiments for screening various probiotic formulations. The applicant is expected to write various proposals to bring extramural funding to the center. Salary: Rs. 67000/- + HRA

How to Apply-

The candidates are required to apply through the ONLINE process. Please visit Institute website for online application. The opening date for submission of online applications is 23.11.2022, and the closing date is 13.12.2022.

The last date for receipt of the hard copy of the application form and the supporting documents is 18.12.2022.

The documents should be sent to the following address: The Coordinator, Room No. 108, SKBET Office, SBS, IIT Bhubaneswar, Arugul, Jatni, Pin-752050. The envelope should mention the position applied for. 

For any queries regarding this application “Mr Bijay Kumar Samantaray,” may be contacted.

Last Date for Apply– 13 December 2022

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