CALL FOR APPLICATIONS TO FILL RESEARCH POSITION-2

Applications are invited for following research positions at Eyestem Research Private Limited (www.eyestem.com), C-CAMP, GKVK Post, Bangalore.

Location 1: Eyestem, C-CAMP, Bangalore

Position: Junior or Senior Research Fellow (JRF/ SRF)

Qualification: M.Sc or B.Tech/M.Tech in Biotechnology, Life Sciences or relevant area

Duration: Initial 6 months on probation and extension on performance

Job description

  • Culturing human iPS cells
  • Differentiating human iPS cells to retinal cells and maintaining cultures for longer term for characterization and banking
  • Transfection experiments using Lipofectamine/ electroporation
  • Writing progress reports and making presentation in review meetings
  • Participate in general lab activities and other projects when needed

Desired expertise:

  • 1/2 years hands-on experience in pluripotent stem cell culture with understanding of basic cell and molecular biology techniques- real time PCR, flow cytometry, ELISA.
  • Committed, goal oriented, ready to work closely with a team within timelines

 

Location 2: Eyestem, C-CAMP, Bangalore and L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad

Position: Production Associate or Executive

Qualification: M.Sc or B.Tech/M.Tech in Biotechnology, Life Sciences or relevant area

Duration: Initial 6 months on probation and extension on performance

Job description:

  • Help in GMP (clinical) manufacturing of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) cells at LV Prasad Eye Institute following SOPs and adhering to Quality management systems.
  • 3/4 months training will be provided at Eyestem, C-CAMP, Bangalore; post training and qualification will be at posted at LVPEI, Hyderabad.
  • Expect to participate in general lab activities wherever posted
  • Required to travel if and when needed

Selection process:
Aspirants possessing requisite qualifications may apply with their detailed CV (including names of at least 2 referees) to rajarshi.pal@eyestem.com. Candidates selected after initial screening will be called for an interview.