Biomaterials Researcher

Biomaterials Researcher

altM | Bangalore, KA, IN

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Description

About altM:

alt M is an alternate biomaterials company, based in Bengaluru India, developing the future of materials. We plan to research, design and develop the highest quality biomaterials, starting with mycelium as a base material.


We are two founders, Apoorv Garg and Yugal Raj Jain, starting up this effort to make biomaterials in India, for the world. We are looking to welcome a passionate biomaterials researcher on our team to lead the mycelium product prototyping efforts.


Requirement: Biomaterials Researcher

  • The ideal candidate should have an understanding of biochemistry of mycelial materials to develop products (packaging, apparel, and other alternate products) planned in the company roadmap
  • In addition, the role will require some understanding to develop processes for production

Qualifications:

  • PhD or Masters degree in Biotechnology/Biochemical Engineering, or a comparable experience in the domain
  • Previous experience working with mycelium or fungi based materials