Group Leader/Scientist

India (IN)
September 17 2021
Organization Type
All Industry



Applications are invited for positions of Group Leaders/Scientists at International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi Component.

ICGEB is an international intergovernmental organization with components at Trieste (Italy), New Delhi (India) and Cape Town (South Africa). ICGEB is a Centre of Excellence for research and training in biotechnology addressing issues of the developing world and works under United Nations Common System. It has a high scientific reputation worldwide reflected in its many contributions to fundamental research and its translational impact. ICGEB, New Delhi has about two dozen independent groups working in three broad domains; Molecular Medicine, Plant Biology and Integrative Biology (Further information:

Applicants can be of any nationality and must have an excellent record of research/ publications in any area of modern biology and biotechnology. While highly competent candidates under any of the research mandates of ICGEB, New Delhi will be considered, expertise in virology concerning new and emerging diseases is being currently preferred. Ability and commitment to build a dynamic program of international stature is essential. Incumbent must have significant accomplishments commensurate with their career stage and should have proven ability to compete for extramural national/international funding and head a successful research laboratory. Evidence of independent research achievements, ability to guide Ph.D. students and teach Ph.D. level courses as well as post-Ph.D. level training programmes will be an asset. ICGEB New Delhi provides competitive and supportive research environment and state-of-the-art facilities, as well as attractive employment packages linked to experience and achievements. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and names and addresses of three referees to The Director, ICGEB, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi- 110 067, INDIA. Additionally, applicants should submit their full CV by completing the ICGEB’s Personal History Form available online at: and address it to email id: