Written By Ajit Kumar on Monday, May 21, 2018 | 1:44 AM
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INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH PUNE
An autonomous Institution of Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune - 411 008
ADVT. NO.: 24/2018
(Apply on or before May 31, 2018)
[Positions under Funded Project purely on Temporary and Contractual Basis]
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune is a premier autonomous
Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of
India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country.
Institute invites applications from Indian nationals having excellent academic record and
relevant work experience for the following positions purely on temporary and contractual
basis under the funded project:
Name of the Post : Research Associate (RA)
No. of post 01 (One)
Title of the Project “Structural descriptors of protein-protein and proteinligand
binding sites and knowledge-based design of new
interfaces and ligands”
Project code 30713100
Funding Agency Wellcome Trust / DBT
Minimum educational Qualification : Ph.D. in Computational Biology or Computational
Preference : Candidates having strong quantitative /
computational and mathematical background will be
preferred. The candidate should have demonstrable
(publications in international journals) skills in
computational methods developed in using
molecular mechanics and quantum simulation
software. The candidate should be an expert
programmer and have the capacity of working
Tenure of the appointment: Up to March 29, 2019
Consolidated emoluments Rs. 36,000 + 30% HRA to Rs. 40,000 + 30% HRA
per month based on the experience.
Age Not more than 35 years as on closing date of advertisement
Last date of application May 31, 2018
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates should send the application by email in the prescribed format
available below this advertisement by email (convert into PDF Format) addressed to
email@example.com on or before May 31, 2018. Please mention “Research
Associate, Project Code: 30713100” in the subject line of the email.
List of shortlisted candidates for selection process with details of date, time, venue will
be put up on the institute website below this advertisement and candidates will be
informed by e-mail only.
The print out of the application form sent by email signed and dated by the applicant
along with recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and
other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected at the
time of selection process. Applicant must bring all the original certificates at the time of
selection process for the purpose of verification, along with one set of photocopies.
General Information / details about the post
1. The appointment is purely temporary and will terminate automatically without any notice
or compensation on termination of the project.
2. The appointed person shall have no claim of appointment / absorption in Funding Agency
or in IISER Pune.
3. The appointment of the applicant will be governed by the terms and conditions of the
funding agency particularly applicable to the said project.
4. The qualification prescribed should have been obtained from recognized Universities /
5. Relaxation in age, educational qualification and or experience may be considered in case
of exceptionally meritorious applicants, with prior approval of the competent authority.
6. The prescribed educational qualifications are the bare minimum and mere possession of
same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview. Where number of applications
received in response to this advertisement is large, it may not be convenient or possible
to interview all the candidates. Based on the recommendations of the Screening
Committee, the Project Investigator may restrict the number of candidates to be called for
the interview to a reasonable limit after taking into consideration qualifications and
experience over and above the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. Therefore, it
will be in the interest of the candidates, to mention all the qualifications and experience in
the relevant field at the time of applying.
7. No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview.
8. Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer.
9. Reservation as per Govt. of India norms will be followed.
10. No interim enquiries / correspondence / communication of any sort will be entertained on
11. Canvassing in any form and / or bringing any influence, political, or otherwise, will be
treated as a disqualification for the post applied for.
Advt. No. 24/2018/IISER-P/Rect/Proj./18.05.2018 REGISTRAR
for application form see :http://www.iiserpune.ac.in/links/job-opportunities