Postdoctoral fellow at Protein Science group, Tata Institute for Genetics and Society(TIGS)

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Postdoctoral fellow at Protein Science group, Tata Institute for Genetics and Society(TIGS)

Candidate will work at the bench in the laboratory as part of a group of scientists to achieve both independent and common goals.

Essential Qualifications/Requirements:

1.Must have completed Ph.D.from a recognized university with extensive hands on experience in

  • Construct design and construct generation for expression of proteins.
  • Recombinant expression of proteins in Bacterial,Insect cell and Mammalian cell systems.
  • Purification of proteins using different chromatographic procedures.
  • Characterization of proteins using biophysical and biochemical methods.
  • Crystallization of purified proteins(optional).

2.Experience in single chain and/or monoclonal antibody expression and purification. Experience in antibody engineering is also preferred.

3.Should have meticulous lab practices, excellent time-management skills and the ability to work unsupervised.

4.Must be knowledgeable about the scientific literature in his/her field of expertise, as well as the theory and practice in biochemical sciences.

5.Must be enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to work well in a team.

6.Must have a very clear ability to communicate clearly with excellent verbal and writing skills in English.

For consideration of your application for the job opening please provide the following documents-

(a) A one-page statement of purpose explaining the salient aspects of your background that are relevant to the position.

(b) Your curriculum vitae with a list of peer-reviewed publications, and names and contact details for at least 3 references.

Please send the materials, with a clear reference to the job number listed above, to the following email address:

Application deadline: September 30, 2019