Applications are invited from the citizens of India for Research Associate position in the DST-SERB sponsored project undertaken under the Centre for Advanced Functional Materials (CAFM), IISER-Kolkata. This temporary position is for a period of 1 Year and extendable up to the duration of the project subject to satisfactory performance. The requisite qualification, experience, etc. are given below:
Position: Research Associate
Number of Vacancy: One
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology
Job description: The Research Associate will be involved in synthesis of nanomaterials and fabrication of solar cells. The candidate will actively participate in the research work while remaining involved in all complimentary activities related to the project.
Eligibility: Motivated candidates with a Ph.D. degree (within five years) in Chemistry/Materials Science/Solid State Physics and consistently good academic record can apply. Candidates who have submitted their Ph.D. thesis can also apply, but he/she should have the Ph.D. degree at the time of interview. Experience in the research area of solar cells is a requisite.
Salary: Rs. 36,000/- + 30% HRA per month.
Eligible candidates may apply to Dr. Sayan Bhattacharyya ([email protected]). The application email should contain the subject “DST RA Application”. The application should include a cover letter, a researchproposal (maximum 4 pages) and CV of the applicant.
The last date of application is January 15, 2017. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by email. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
The date of interview at IISER Kolkata will be notified later.
Application Deadline – 15th January 2017