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