IBAB seeks to appoint a Faculty Scientist in the area of Synthetic Biology. The selected candidate will develop a high quality cross-disciplinary translational research program that is centered around areas of high socio-economic impact such as Food, Fuel, Health or Environment and that establishes new research areas in the field of Synthetic biology with a special focus on industrial biotechnology. This position is funded by a core research grant from the Government of Karnataka.
The faculty is expected to develop strong, extramurally funded and collaborative translational research programs that includes
(i) developing tools, technologies and products suitable for licensing, (ii) collaborating with academic and industry experts in the area of synthetic biology, nationally and internationally,
(iii) training manpower in synthetic biology approaches/methods through educational and training programs, and
(iv) sharing other institutional responsibilities with faculty colleagues.
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