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Cross Disciplinary Research Fellow

Posted on : 18/09/2023

Applications are invited for ONE position of Research Fellow on a project, “Noninvasive investigations on stem cell differentiation to neuron and induced morphogenesis using two-photon microscopy.” under the supervision of Prof. Indrani Talukdar and Co-supervision of Prof. P. Nandakumar

This position is applicable only to PhD aspirants. The candidates check the eligibility criteria and qualification process of the PhD program of BITS Pilani (


Scope of work



Desirable Qualification

Exposure in stem cell based work, lineage specific differentiation, sophisticated microscopy techniques, work with whole animals and their

tissues etc.

Good academic background with a M.Sc/M.Tech degree in any of the major disciplines                of Biology.

Experience with animal cell and tissue culture techniques, molecular biology work, handling fluorescence microscope, good understanding of




Fellowship: ₹37,000 - ₹42,000 per month (based on the year of PhD and performance)

Duration: As per BITS Pilani norms (

Place of work: BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa

Benefits: State-of-the-art infrastructure and lab facilities with a thriving student, researchers and teacher’s community residing on the campus. The campus is well connected and close to the airport (5 Km from Dabolim International Airport) and railway stations (10 km from Vasco Da Gama railway station)—accommodation within the campus with separate accommodation for married scholars (subject to availability)



Application process: Please apply with CV and Cover letter (showing alignment and justification with the roles/responsibilities/requirements) using this form

  • Deadline: 09.2023


Preliminary shortlisting will be based on resume and telephonic/audio-visual interview within a week of last date of application. For final interview, the candidate will be informed through e-mail for interview. No TA/DA will be provided in case of personal interview. For more details, please contact:


Dr. Indrani Talukdar Department of Biological Sciences BITS-Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus

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