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NIAB, an autonomous institute under the aegis of Department of Biotechnology, Government
of India, is aimed to harness novel and emerging biotechnologies and create knowledge in the
cutting edge areas for improving animal health and productivity. The Institute’s research
focus is on infectious diseases, animal genetics and genomics, reproductive biotechnology,
nutritional enrichment, and bioinformatics. The Institute aims at translational research
leading to genetic enhancement of Indian Livestock species and development of novel
vaccines, diagnostics and improved therapeutic molecules for farm animals. The Institute
plans to promote bio entrepreneurship by providing supportive and stimulating academic and
creative environment for commercial tenants involved in the development of farm animal
based products and services.
Applications are invited for the following temporary research position to work in ongoing
research project at the National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB), Hyderabad.
Senior Research Fellow: (One Position)
Fellowship: 18,000 plus 30 % HRA p.m.
One Senior Research Fellow is required to work in a project “Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory
Natural Compounds for Therapeutic use in Mastitis of Dairy Animals” funded by National
Medicinal Plants Board, New Delhi. The duration of fellowship is for a period of two years,
subject to review after one year, extendable for one more year.
Qualification: M.Sc. / M.Tech. / M.V.Sc or Integrated BS-MS in any branch of Life Sciences with
two years research experience in working on isolation, characterization of active principles
from medicinal plants and their evaluation for anti-inflammatory properties.
Hands on experience in Molecular Biology, Cell Culture, HPLC and Mass Spectrometry are
Only online applications are to be submitted through www.niab.org.in on or before
August 22, 2014.
The number of positions may vary.