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Vacancy: Senior Research Fellow (AB&HN)

29 Jan 2024

Advertisement Number: 01/AB&HN/29-1-2024

Last Date to Apply: 5th February 2024

Job Location: Bangalore

Number of Vacancies: 1

Project Title: Characterization of plant and food extracts using targeted and untargeted approaches.

Project Duration: 1 February 2024 to 31 January 2025

Job Summary: 

  • Phytochemical characterization of plant extracts and foods.

  • Plant & Food phytoprofiling / metabolite profiling and composition analysis

  • Writing reports and suggesting future directions.

  • Writing scientific publications

  • Teaching courses & workshops


MSc in Chemistry, Plant Science, Food Science, Biotechnology, Biology or allied sciences


Research experience in Masters.

MANDATORY:  Specific experience with respect to working on Botanicals, analytical instruments and developing Phytochemistry methodologies.


  • Method development and operation of HPLC, GC-MS, HPTLC and other analytical tools

  • Bioinformatics for metabolite profiling using targeted & untargeted LC-MS, GC-MS, NMR

  • Phytochemistry & food chemistry methods for extracting & separating molecules for analysis

  • Ability to think logically and critically from a science perspective

  • Good literature search capabilities

  • Experimental design

  • Report writing

  • Delivering with others

  • Team working

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Characterising plant & food extracts using targeted & untargeted analytical methods with special focus on Bacopa monneiri

  • Networking with biologists and generating biological efficacy in different model assay systems (cell based, C. elegans based, drosophila based) through the biology teams

  • Networking with product development team and developing new products through them

  • Operation & maintenance of analytical instruments

  • Ensuring safety of operations

  • Writing weekly progress report

  • Writing manuscripts for publications

  • Teaching courses & workshops on phytochemistry

How to Apply:

  • We require your CV strictly in the TDU CV Format Only.

  • Download and save the CV format as below

  • Fill out the details required by us in the downloaded format.

  • Email it to us at with the subject line indicating the position applied for, and the advertisement number as mentioned above, along with a cover letter on why you are interested in this position.

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