Appointment of a Mouse Genome Engineering Facility Assistant on Contract Basis
The National Center for Biological Sciences & Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine Bangalore Bio-Cluster Mouse Genome Engineering Facility is looking for a new Facility Assistant www.ncbs.res.in/research-facilities/acrc
Qualification & Experience:
BE/B.Tech/M.Pharma/Masters in any biological sciences with prior experience and expertise in molecular biology techniques. Prior experience in handling laboratory mice/rats, knowledge/experience in transgenic / knock out techniques and technologies is desirable. Excellent organization, recordkeeping, and English communication skills are essential.
Generate, isolate and purify recombinant DNA constructs for generating transgenic mice
Perform pronuclear microinjection, blastocyst injections, embryo transfers and survival surgeries
Colony management, post-surgical animal monitoring and care
Perform CRISPR-Cas9 targeted gene editing in mouse embryos
Coordinate and participate in the daily operations of the mouse genome engineering facility providing rederivation, In Vitro Fertilization, genotyping, Mouse sperm and embryo cryopreservation and breeding services
Accurate recording keeping as per Standard Operative Procedures.
Communicating project status and results with clients.
As per Govt. norms based on experience and qualification
Age limit: Below 35 years as on 01-01-2021
Last date to apply: 03-03-2021
How to apply: Please carefully read the instructions below:
Candidates MUST send an updated CV/resume AND a MANDATORY one-page COVER LETTER written by the candidate describing your background and the reason and interest for applying to this position. Please note that candidates applying without a proper cover letter will NOT be considered.
Applicants can email firstname.lastname@example.org in case of any issues encountered during the application procedure.