Position Vacant: Research Associate in Bioinformatics & Biotechnology (20-3704/NRPU/R&D/HEC/14/744)

Applications are invited from Pakistani Nationals, who are not married to a foreign national, for the appointment on the following two positions in the Department of Bioinformatics & Biotechnology under National Research Program for Universities-Higher Education Commission project No. 20-3704/NRPU/R&D/HEC/14/744, titled “Construction of the biofuel secreting microbial cell factories” under following terms and conditions.

Post name: Research Associate (1)

Monthly Stipend: PKR. 20,000/- per month

Contract duration: 01 year (Renewable Once)

Qualification: MS/MPhil Biotechnology Scholar, with BS (Hons) in Bioinformatics & Biotechnology.

Experience: Duties and responsibilities include working in both field and lab including algal sample collection, isolation, purification, identification, DNA extraction, PCR, gene cloning, protein expression, GC-MS analyses however candidate having good working experience in advanced biofuels research will be preferred.

Project information: The project duration is 24 months. The above position is purely on temporary basis. The incumbent will be required to sign a surety bond for entire duration of the project.

How to apply? One page application including short CV must reach the office of the Principal Investigator in the Department of Bioinformatics & Biotechnology at the Government College University Faisalabad not later than 21-08-2015, 4:00pm.

Dr. Muhammad Aamer Mehmood
Principal Investigator
Assistant Professor
Department of Bioinformatics & Biotechnology
Government College University Faisalabad