Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the post of JRF/Project Assistant in the research area of ecology and evolution to work in the Integrative Genetics and Evolution Laboratory.
Project Description: Experimental evolution under various nutritional regimes using large outbred populations of Drosophila melanogaster. This work will enable the candidate to learn fly handling, maintenance of outbred fly populations, conducting experiments involving life-history and behavioural traits with potential scope for doing transcriptomics and metabolomics.
Appropriate training and supervision specific to the project will be provided.
No of Position: One JRF or Project Assistant, depending on availability of suitable candidates.
Start date: Immediate (negotiable).
Lab website: https://sites.google.com/ashoka.edu.in/igel/