Department of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/45

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary post in the ICMR funded project as per details given below:-

  • Project Title: "Mapping dengue virus (DENV) serotype-specific neutralizing epitopes on envelope E protein by deep mutational scanning”under IIRP small grant.
  • Principal investigator: Dr Anusmita Sahoo, Assistant Professor
    Department of Biological Sciences and Bio-engineering, Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur
    Uttar Pradesh 208016, India
  • Co-Investigator at Theni Medical College, Theni: Dr Amudhan M, Dept of Microbiology, Theni Govt Medical College, Theni
  • Duration of the Project: 1 year extendable to another 1 year if the progress is found satisfactory.
  • Place of Work: BSBE, IIT Kanpur and Dept of Microbiology, Theni Govt Medical College, Theni, as required by the study.
  • Responsibilities at BSBE, IIT Kanpur: Sample processing, Immunoassays, Molecular Biology related work, Protein purification, Cell-culture work.
  • Responsibilities at Theni Govt Medical College: Database management, Sample collection, Sample processing, and other work related to the study.

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Name of the Post

Number of Post

Essential Qualification

Upper Age Limit

Remuneration (Consolidated)


Project Technical Support - II


12th Std (Science Stream) + Diploma (DMLT, Govt or Govt Recognized) + 5 years’ experience in relevant field

Desirable Qualification:

B.Sc (Life Sciences) or M.Sc

30 Years

Rs.20,000 + 18% HRA

Qualification, Remuneration and Age restrictions are as per ICMR/DHR guidelines.

The appointment in the project is purely on temporary basis. The appointment will be for an initial period of 12 months, likely to be extended on the basis of their performance for next year. Interested candidates fulfilling the above criteria are required to send their latest bio-data and enclosed with photocopies of certificates/testimonials in support of date of birth, qualification/ experience etc. to, on or before 07/03/2024. Please include “Project technical Support application” in the subject line. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted through email. Interview will be held via either online platform or in-person interaction at IIT Kanpur based on the convenience of candidate.

Anusmita Sahoo, Assistant Professor, BSBE, IIT Kanpur