Applications are invited from candidates interested in Computational Biology and exploring the Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data for the contractual position of Project Assistant under a DBT funded project “Correlation Study of Different Determinant of Gene Regulators” at Life Sciences Division of Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), Guwahati.
Essential Qualification: M.Sc./M.Tech in Bioinformatics/Biology/Computational Biology with at least 55% aggregate marks. Interested candidates from other science discipline with relevant experience may also apply.
Desirable Qualification/Qualities: He or she should be able to handle large data sets and familiar with high-performance computing. The project would primarily handle NGS data. The candidate is expected to be familiar with Perl/Python and shell scripting in Unix based systems. Familiarity with programming language C/C++/Java would be advantageous.
Fellowship: Consolidated salary of Rs.14000 per month. No additional allowances such as HRA etc. will be provided.
Age limit: Not more than 30 years
How To Apply:
Interested candidate should apply by sending the application either email or as hard copy in the prescribed format to the Registrar, IASST, Paschim Boragaon, Garchuk, Guwahati – 781035, Assam, so as to reach on or before 4.00 pm of 12/12/2016.