Office of the Dean of Research and Development
Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) Shibpur
P.O. Botanic Garden, Howrah – 711 103, West Bengal, India
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the position of Project Fellow in a DSTfunded
research project with following details.
Job Title : Project Fellow
No. of Posts : 1
Project Title : Developing a New Peptide Based Synthetic Self-replicating System
Principal Investigator : Dr. Jayanta Nanda, Assistant Professor
Funding Agency : DST-INSPIRE Faculty Scheme, Govt. of India, Govt. of India
Salary : Rs. 16,000/- (consolidated)
- Essential qualifications: First class M.Sc. degree in Chemistry from any recognized
University or Institutes.
- Desirable qualifications: In addition, the candidate should qualify one of the following all
India level examination (CSIR/UGC NET, GATE ) or have DST-INSPIRE fellowship.
Candidate having experience in organic synthesis will get preference.
How to Apply:
Motivated and eligible candidates should apply along with their complete CV mentioning all academic curriculum activities, must emailed to the PI (mentioned above) so as to reach him by 28th November 2017, with the subject marked as “Project Fellow-DST”. Candidates will be short listed for the interview based on merit and will be informed via email. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and no TA/DA will be paid
for attending the interview. The position is available immediately. Note: The candidate selected for the position of project fellow will have the option to register for Ph.D program at IIEST-Shibpur, provided, the candidate must meet certain eligibility requirements and qualify the screening test.