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Chemistry Candidates Apply for JRF Position in DST-SERB Project @ IIT Indore

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a DST-SERB funded research project. Interviews are expected to be held in first week of September 2017 at IIT Indore, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore 453552.

Job Title :  Junior Research Fellow

No.of.Posts : 01

Project Title : Compositionally and Microstructurally Engineered Lead-Free Ceramics for Piezoelectric Applications

Principal Investigator : Dr. Sunil Kumar, Discipline of MEMS, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, E-mail: [email protected]

Duration : The initial appointment is for one year, extendable up to 2 more years based on performance.

Age Limit : Upper age limit is 28 years on the date of application, and relaxation as per DST-SERB rules and regulations.

Monthly Stipend : As per DST norms: Rs. 25,000 + 20% HRA (if hostel accommodation is not provided) per month


The minimum qualification for this position is M.Sc. in Physics with materials science or condensed matter physics as specialization / M.Sc. in Chemistry with materials science as specialization / M. Tech. in Materials Science or Nanotechnology or Solid State Physics.

Candidates with expertise in any of the followings are strongly encouraged to apply:

1. Synthesis of inorganic (oxides, phosphates, or sulfides) materials and
ceramics fabrication thereof.
2. Experience in crystal structure and microstructure determination
using powder XRD, SEM, TEM, Raman spectroscopy, etc.
3. Characterization of bulk samples for their dielectric, impedance,
piezoelectric, and ferroelectric properties.

How to Apply:

Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. Interested candidates are requested to send their detailed curriculum vitae (CV) (with address, phone number, email id, date of birth, qualifications mentioned), self-attested copies of certificates, and reprints of publications (if any) by email to [email protected] (Dr. Sunil Kumar) with the subject as “Application for the JRF position in ECRA project” on or before August 25, 2107. Only the shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview.

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Application Deadline – August 25, 2017

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