JRF / SRF / RA Positions Available @ Thapar University


Department of Chemical Engineering
Thapar University, Patiala-147 004, Punjab

Thapar University (TU), one of leading centers for research and teaching in the country, provides excellent facilities and ideal atmosphere to persue research in advanced fields of Science & Technology. TU invites application for the post of JRF/SRF/RA in a CSIR sponsored research project entitled “Polylactide-polypropylene blends: Preparation, characterization, degradability and eco-toxicity studies”.  

Job Title :  JRF/SRF/RA

No. of Posts :   1

Project Title :  “Polylactide-polypropylene blends: Preparation, characterization, degradability and eco-toxicity studies”

Duration of Project : The duration of the project is three years. However, the initial appointment will be for one year, and may be extended based on the candidate’s performance. The appointment is purely temporary and will be coterminous with the completion of the project.

Age Limit:   28, 32 and 35 years for JRF, SRF and RA respectively as on October 3, 2017

Fellowship and other allowances : As per CSIR norms.


  • JRF: First class B.E/B.Tech. (Chemical Engg/Polymer Engg) with two years of relevant
    research experience supported by publications with NET/GATE exam qualified.
  • SRF: First Class B.E./B.Tech. (Chemical Engineering/Polymer Engineering) and M.E./M.Tech.
    in Chemical Engg./Polymer Engg./Biochemical Engg./Environmental Engg. GATE
    qualified candidates will be preferred.
  • RA: Ph.D. in (Chemical Engg/Polymer Engg./Biochemical Engg.) or Ph.D. thesis submitted

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates meeting the minimum qualifications and want to persue higher education in this advanced field of Science & Technology, may send their curriculum vitae along with contact details of two referees either by email ([email protected]) or through post on or before October 3, 2017. TU reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short-listing the eligible candidates for the personal interview; short-listed candidates will be called by e-mail only. The original certificates should be brought for verification at the time of interview. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates for attending the interview.

Application Deadline –  October 3, 2017

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