Department of Chemistry

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/244

Applications are invited for the position of Project Technician-III in the project entitled “A Fragment-based screening for the identification of covalent small molecule inhibitors targeting antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococcus aureus”, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Government of India.

Project Technician-III (1 post)

Minimum Requirements: MSc/ MTech and a one to two years of research experience in medicinal/ Organic Chemistry. Preferably GATE or NET qualification.

Salary Range: Rs. 18,000

Duration: 1 year

Desired Requirements: Sufficient knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas are preferable.

For Organic/ Medicinal chemistry MSc

  • Synthesis of organic molecules/ methodologies
  • Therapeutic evaluations against disease phenotypes

For biology MSc/MTech

  • Bacterial culture/ tissue culture of mammalian cell lines
  • Cloning, PCR, RT-PCR, Recombinant protein expression and Purification
  • Protein Gels, Immunoprecipitation, western blotting

Age Limit: 35 years (at the time of last date of application submission)

How to Apply:

Application should be sent only to:

Applicants must include

  • Cover letter discussing your interest in this position, research interests and career goals
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact information for two references (at least one person the candidate has worked with)

The post is purely temporary, and is for the duration of 12 months. The last date for sending the application is Oct 12th, 2022.

Short listed applications will be called for an online interview. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications and work experience will not be informed or called for interview.

Dr. Dharmaraja Allimuthu,
Assistant Professor,
Department of Chemistry,
IIT Kanpur