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Project Description The successful candidate is expected to produce the therapeutic target proteins of SARS-CoV-2 using recombinant methods, protein crystallization, co-crystallization with ligands, X-ray diffraction data collection and structure determination.
Funding Agency Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Government of India
Duration of the Project One Year
Designation Research Associate - I
Fellowship amount Rs. 47,000/- p.m
No. of Vacancies One
Essential Qualification A candidate should have a first-class PG degree in Physics/ Chemistry/ any Life Science division with good academic record and has obtained Ph.D. with research experience supported by publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of Molecular and Structural Biology/Macromolecular Crystallography/Biophysics related fields.



Candidate having 3 years of research, teaching and design and development experience in the relevant field after M.Tech./M.Pharm. with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.

Desirable Working knowledge of standard methods in molecular biology for protein expression and purification. Experience and interest in protein characterization and structural biology. Experience with X-ray diffraction data collection and structure determination using macromolecular X-ray crystallography.



Preference will be given to candidates having experience in Molecular and Structural biology.


The position is temporary. Interview will be conducted via video conferencing mode using Zoom/Skype.


Interested candidates can apply only via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with complete Curriculum Vitae (which should include the list of publications, complete details of two references) on or before  2nd August 2020. For further details contact the Principal Investigator Dr. K. Saraboji (Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )