The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Karnataka is a public, deemed, research university for higher education and research in science, engineering, design, and management. It is located in Bangalore, in the state of Karnataka.
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has been recognised as an Institution of Eminence (IoE) by the Government of India. As a part of the IoE initiative, IISc has created the Raman Post-Doc Program, a highly selective Post-Doc program with 50 positions.
The Institute invites applications for intensely motivated individuals with an established record of high quality research, for the positions of Raman Post-Docs. Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), and foreign nationals are also eligible to apply.
The information below specifically pertains to applicants intending to work with Faculty in the Biological Sciences Division
- Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Department / Centre
Biochemistry; Centre for Ecological Sciences; Centre for Neuroscience; Microbiology and Cell Biology; Molecular Biophysics Unit; Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics.
Position: Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Ph.D. with First Class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) in the preceding degree and a good academic record throughout. Candidates who have submitted their Ph.D. thesis can also apply, along with proof of submission.
Candidates should preferably be less than 32 years of age at the time of applying. Candidates with IISc PhD’s need to have been away from IISc for at least two years before their applications can be considered.
Minimum Monthly Remuneration
- Post-Doctoral Fellowships
- Selected candidates will receive a consolidated monthly package of Rs. 1 Lakh. In addition, they will receive a research grant of Rs. 8 Lakhs per year
How to Apply
This is a rolling advertisement and candidates can apply any time during the year. The applications will be reviewed every four months around the following dates: April 30, August 31, December 31.
Candidates will be informed whether they are shortlisted for an interview within two weeks after review. The interview will be held within a month after the above application deadlines, and candidates will be informed of the interview result, within 45 days of the application deadline. A candidate applies for a specific Department or Centre at the Institute. The following are the Departments and Centres within the Biological Sciences Division to which the candidates may apply.
Candidates must first contact a faculty member in the Institute who is willing to host the candidate. A consent letter or consent email is required from the faculty member as a part of the application package. Candidates should apply using the fillable PDF form. The following documents are required along with the application.
(A) Curriculum Vitae with a list of all publications
(B) PDF files of at least two and up to five important publications
(C) Proposed research plan (up to 500 words)
(D) Consent letter or email from faculty member. Please get in touch with the faculty member offline and obtain the consent of the faculty member for hosting you
(E) Any other relevant information the applicant may like to furnish
The filled-out PDF form must be saved as a PDF file, and a single PDF file needs to be made along with the required documents. This single PDF file must be emailed to the email address: email@example.com a copy to the Faculty member who is willing to host the candidate.
For any further information or queries on the application, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Submission Deadline April 30, August 31, December 31
Job Location 🇮🇳
Indian Institute of Science, CV Raman Rd, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012
For Additional Information
Indian Institute of Science, Raman Post-Doctoral Fellowships to work with Faculty in the Biological Sciences Division
- Government Post-Doctoral Fellowships Opportunity in Indian Institute of Science
- Monthly Salary Rs. 1 Lakh
- Post-Doctoral Fellowships Opportunity for Biochemistry; Centre for Ecological Sciences; Centre for Neuroscience; Microbiology and Cell Biology; Molecular Biophysics Unit; Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics.