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Designing and preclinical delivery of the Next Generation Antivenom with unsurpassed pan-Indian efficacy to reduce snakebite death and disability

A Department for International Development (DFID), UK, funded, postdoctoral position is available at the Evolutionary Venomics Lab. The project involves the characterization of venoms from various species of medically important Indian snakes and aims at designing next-generation cost-effective and highly efficacious snakebite therapies for India and sub-Saharan Africa. The project follows a multi-disciplinary approach employing modern omics technologies for devising a novel strategy for anti-snake venom production. This project involves collaboration between Evolutionary Venomics Lab, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine UK, and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, USA.


Expected start date: December 15th, 2019


Salary: As per IISc’s norms


Qualification: The candidate should have a PhD in Life Sciences. Preference will be given to those with a bioinformatics background.


Duration: 1 year, with the possibility of further extension


Desired skills: The candidate must have a thorough understanding of next-generation sequencing technologies and must be well-versed in working on a Linux platform. Candidates with necessary academic training and prior experience in analyzing RNA-sequencing data would be highly desired.

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Centre for Ecological Sciences

Indian Institute of Science

Bangalore 560012