Manager – R&D

Manager – R&D

About Us

Bhavan’s Research Center (BRC) for Microbiology, established in 2005, has its genesis in the Department of Microbiology of Bhavan’s College, Mumbai, India. The lab was set up with entrepreneurial support from the prestigious S.P. Jain Management and Research (SPJIMR).
BRC is proud to be one of the few academic enterprises in the country to be ISO/IEC 17025 accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL). It partners with several Indian and multi-national industries for in-vitro and in-vivo claim support time-kill and antimicrobial studies for home and personal care products, besides bioburden testing, pathogen detection and preservative efficacy testing. It also has expertise in water microbiology, including evaluation of water purification systems. BRC is looking to expand the scale and scope of its activities by engaging a competent R&D Manager.


Lead R&D self-sustainably, to meet BRC's vision of being a leading knowledge center in Microbiology




8 years in research organization/academia.


1. Deep subject knowledge to drive applied research.
2. Research focus, ability to identify knowledge gaps, ideate and design projects.
3. Resourceful, with ability to collaborate for writing and converting funded projects.
4. Excellent scientific communication skills.


1. Lead the R&D vertical of BRC with deep subject knowledge in virology, molecular biology and microbiology by aligning with its current capabilities.
2. Identify potential leads in industry, social, regulatory & government bodies to forge relevant partnerships to ideate, develop, liaison and actualize the projects.
3. Enhance lab’s capabilities in areas of Virology, Cell biology & Molecular Biology to meet industry and regulatory requirements.
4. Explore relevant bodies for empanelment/recognition/accreditation of RnD section.
5. Amplify impact of BRC by various out-reach methods.


Commensurate with qualifications and experience and will not be a constraint for the right candidate.
 Job Category


 Job Type

Full Time (WFO)


8 Years

 Salary Range

No constraint