Central University of Tamil Nadu Advertises For JRF, SRF and RA Positions


Government of India founded the Central University of Tamil Nadu, along with eight other Central Universities, through an Act of Parliament in 2009. It is part of the greater role that the Central Government assumed in making higher education accessible to aspirants from the weaker sections of the society.  With eight students in M.A. English Studies, the university started functioning from November 2009, at the Collectorate Annexe at Thiruvarur, 60 kilometers to the east of Thanjavur.

Post Title: JRF/SRF/RA

Project Title: Design and Synthesis of Semiconducting Heteroacenes for Electronic Applications (No. 02(0222)/14/EMR-II)

Funding Agency: CSIR

Principle Investigator: Dr.S. Nagarajan

Tenure: Up To 31 December 2017

Minimum Qualifications: JRF M. Sc. In Chemistry/Organic Chemistry with 55% marks and passing NET/GATE test SRF two years post M.Sc. Research experience with 55% marks in MSc in Chemistry with NET/GATE and having a minimum of 2 years of research experience after MSc OR non-NET/GATE qualified MSc candidates possessing two years training in methods of research and aptitude for research assessed from published project work RA PhD in Chemistry

Age Limit: The upper age limits are 28, 32 and 35 year respectively for JRF, SRF and RA as on the day on which the application is made, relaxable up to 5 years

in the case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC, women and physically challenged candidate.

Fellowship: HRA as per CSIR and CUTN rules.

How To Apply:

Applications on plain paper with bio-data as per FORM G and supporting documents are invited to apply. Application with full details (as per FORM G) should reach the undersigned either as hard copy to

Dr. S. Nagarajan Professor & Head Department of Chemistry

Central University of Tamil Nadu,

Thiruvarur 610 101 Tel: +91 94890 51816

or as email to [email protected]  Address for correspondence:

Deadline: 22 August, 2016

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