The Indian National Congress at its XVII Session of December 1901 passed a resolution stating that “in view of the fact that the tendency of recent legislation namely, The Indian Mines Act VII of 1901, is that all Indian mines must be kept under the supervision of mining experts, the Congress is of opinion that a Government College of Mining Engineering be established in some suitable place in India on the models of the Royal School of Mines in England, Mining Colleges of Japan and at other places in the continent”. The McPherson Committee formed by Govt. of India, recommended the establishment of an institution for imparting education in the fields of Mining and Geology, whose report, submitted in 1920, formed the main basis for establishment of the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad
Job Title: JRF/Project Assistant
Number of Vacancies: One
Name of the Project: “Bio-inspired Vanadium and Copper Catalyst Grafted on Graphene Oxide for Oxidation of Hydrocarbons and Alcohols” (Project No. – DST (118)/2015-2016/422/AC)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Chanchal Haldar, Assistant Professor
Department of Applied Chemistry, Indian School of Mines
Funding Agency:DST (SERB)
Qualification: Candidates should be M. Sc. in Chemistry with first class (in case first class is not mentioned, candidates should have 60% marks or 7.00 OGPA/CGPA) from UGC recognized University/Institute. (NET
(JRF/LS) qualified and experience in synthetic inorganic chemistry will be desirable).
Age: The upper age limit is 28 years as on the day on which application is made. Age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PH as per GOI rules.
Fellowship: As per DST/Institute rule and based on research experience and performance of the candidate.
How To Apply: Applications on plain paper/email with supporting documents along with complete bio-data
(including contact no. /e-mail ID) are invited for the position.
Hard copy of the applicationsmay be sent to the Principal Investigator. But soft copies of the supporting documents
along with the complete bio-data must be send to the PI through email. (Dr. Chanchal Haldar).
Selected candidates will be call for the Interview. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates, if called for interview.
Last Date of Receiving Applications: 22 September, 2016.