Advertisement for Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Assistant positions
within SERB funded research project in Department of Chemistry
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the post of project-JRF/Project Assistant in the research area of Theoretical Physical/Biophysical Chemistry and Soft Condensed Matter Physics under the DST-SERB Project No. SERB/CHM/2017030.
No. of Position: One JRF or Two Project Assistants, depending on availability of suitable candidates.
Duration: Initially for one year, which is extendable to two more years based on performance and mutual interest.
- Master degree in Physics or Chemistry (with Physical Chemistry specialization) or
Biophysics from a recognized University/Institute with a minimum of 60% Marks or
CGPA of 7.0 and above at a scale of 10.
- Candidates must have Mathematics at the undergraduate (Bachelor) level.
- Preferably having qualified CSIR-UGC NET or GATE with a valid score or any other
similar type of national level exam.
- 2nd year Master students appearing for the final exam can also apply. However, final
mark sheet must be submitted at the time of interview.
Age Limit : Candidates should be below 26 years of age at the time of application.
Desirables: Candidates with computational chemistry/physics experience, and sound knowledge in computer programing will be preferred. Further, exposure to computer molecular simulations (such as Molecular Dynamics, Monte Carlo methods) will be preferred.
Salary: Rs. 25,000/- p.m. + HRA. (Candidates without NET/GATE qualification may be considered for a reduced salary of 12,000/- p.m. + HRA as per SERB rule)
How to Apply:
Applications containing a detailed CV (including name, photograph, date of birth, address for communication, phone number, email id, details of educational and scientific accomplishments and name of two referees) should reach the undersigned only by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) on or before September 25, 2017.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview; no TA/DA will be paid for attending the same. Photocopies of certificates/mark sheets and other testimonials will be collected at the time of interview. The selected candidate will be expected to join at the earliest possibility.
Dr. Rajesh K. Murarka
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal
Application Deadline – on or before September 25, 2017.