The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), established in 1987, is an international, intergovernmental organisation conceived as a Centre of excellence for research, training and technology transfer to industry in the field of biotechnology to promote sustainable global development. The Centre conducts innovative research in life sciences and strengthens the research capability of its over 60 Member States through training, funding programs and advisory services. Located in Trieste (Italy), New Delhi (India) and Cape Town (South Africa), and in collaboration with over 40 Affiliated Centres worldwide, the three ICGEB Components provide a scientific and educational environment of the highest international standards.



Applications are invited for:

Accounts Assistant

Qualifications: High School Diploma in Accounting or closely related fields or University Degree in Economics. At least three years' experience. Previous experience with accounting software programmes. 

Candidates should submit their full CV by completing the ICGEB Personal History Form, together with a cover letter.

Applications should be addressed to HR and Personnel Unit, ICGEB, Padriciano 99, 34149, Trieste, Italy
E-mail:, quoting Reference: PU/TS/01-18

Closing date for submission: 31 January 2018



Applications are invited for:

Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Associate in a Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance project in the Cellular Immunology Group

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a PhD in any branch of the Life Sciences

Closing date for Applications: 15 January 2018


Research Associate and JRF positions are available in the Structural Parasitology Group. Collaborative projects include work on: 

a) bioinformatics and protein structure 
b) malaria 
c) drug discovery 

Eligibility: Applicants must have one of the following : 

1) INSPIRE award for undertaking either PhD or Postdoctoral research; 
2) SPM award for PhD; 
3) JRF for pursuing PhD from CSIR/DBT/ICMR 

Interest and experience in Biochemistry/Bioinformatics/Biophysics/Chemistry/Genomics/Molecular Biology is essential. 

Submit Curriculum Vitae to by 30 January 2018


Group Leader positions at International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi Component.

Incumbents can be of any nationality and must have an excellent record of research/publications in any area of modern biology and biotechnology. Ability and commitment to build a dynamic program of international stature is essential. Incumbents must have significant accomplishments commensurate with their career stage and should have the ability to compete for extramural national/international funding.

Incumbents will be expected to initiate their own research programs, guide Ph.D. students and participate actively in teaching Ph.D. level courses as well as post-Ph.D. level training programmes. ICGEB, New Delhi provides competitive and supportive research environment and state-of-the-art facilities with attractive employment packages in the Indian context. While highly competent candidates under any of the research mandates of ICGEB, New Delhi will be considered, expertise in the areas of Plant Biology and Virology are currently preferred.

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae and a statement of proposed research along with names and addresses of three referees to:

The Director, ICGEB, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110 067, INDIA

Additionally, applicants should submit Personal History Form available on this page.



No vacancies are posted at the current time.


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