Post-Doctoral Fellow/​Research Associate

 West Bengal, India


Identify, characterize and determine the in vivo efficacy of small molecules using a synthetic lethality screen which targets the major DNA repair pathways in colon and lung cancer


The candidate is expected to do large scale screening of compounds/​small molecules which will disrupt genetic interactions in cells which are essential for cancer development. The candidate will be expected to work not only in NIBMG but also in National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi as part of the PI’s laboratory in both the institutes.

The candidate will be expected to shuttle between NII and NIBMG labs, willingness to learn state-of- the art cell biology, molecular biology and biochemical assays

The post for this project funded by the Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research (CEFIPRA) and the post is co-terminus with the project duration. Insofar as persons so employed for the project, CEFIPRA shall have no liability whatsoever except provision of funds for the salaries/​fellowships upto the budget approved in the budget.


The appointment will be initially given for one year, which is extendable depending upon performance, requirement of the project, and availability of funds.


Rs 47000/- +8% HRA (expected to be revised to the current DST guidelines in near future)


PhD*/MD/MS/ MDS or equivalent degree or having 3 years of research, teaching and design and development experience after MVSc/​M.Pharm /ME/M.Tech with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.


Desirable: The candidate is expected to have the capability of carrying out cell biology experiments in human cells. Candidates will be preferred who have experience in molecular biology and biochemistry.

To Apply

Interested candidates are requested to apply online at https://​apply​.nib​mg​.ac​.in (a copy of the CV has to be compulsorily sent to ssg2@​nibmg.​ac.​in). The last date of application is 18/01/2024 (upto 12 midnight). Please visit www​.nib​mg​.ac​.in for further information. Only the shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. Option will be given to the candidates to appear for the interview in person or online.

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