April 22, 2016. Two full time Ph.D. positions with lucrative salary of Tk. 55,000/- each are available in a collaborative research with the industry in the Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, DU. The project is funded by the Higher Education and Quality Enhancement Project – a project of the University Grants Commission. The objectives of the project will be to investigate the molecular basis of the most common errors of metabolism and other genetic diseases in Bangladesh and development of easy-to-use diagnostic kits. The approaches will involve genetic and metabolic profiling. Interested persons should contact Professor Dr. Sharif Akhteruzzaman, DU.