BITS Pilani Recruitment For PhD Aspirants Only

BITS Pilani Recruitment For PhD Aspirants Only

Applications are invited for ONE position of Research Fellow on project, “Exploring the role of electrons’ spin in enhanced hydrogen production using chiral/magnetic electrocatalysts’” funded by BITS Pilani, Cross-Disciplinary Research Fellowship (CDRF) scheme associated with CREST/SCoE (SC/07/23/108) under the supervision of Prof. Kiran Vankayala (Department of Chemistry) and Prof. Ram Sanker Patel (Department of Physics). This position is applicable only to PhD aspirants.

Position: Research Fellow

Project: Spin Effects in Electrocatalysis

Location: BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus

Joining: At the earliest

Scope of Work:

  • Synthesis of nanomaterials and their physicochemical and (photo)electrochemical characterization.
  • Use of analytical tools for quantification of products such as hydrogen.


Essential Qualification: M.Sc Degree in Chemistry/Material Science/Nanotechnology or equivalent degree graduates from reputed University/Institute with First class or equivalent grade.

Desirable Qualification:

  • Knowledge on material science, electrochemistry, spectroscopy, magnetism.
  • Experience in analytical techniques such as GC, HPLC will be an advantage.

Fellowship: ₹37,000 – ₹42,000 per month (based on the year of PhD and performance)

Duration: As per BITS Pilani norms

Place of Work: BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa


  • Research training in the cutting-edge areas such as Nanomaterials, Electrochemistry and Magnetism with exposure to state-of-the-art research facilities.
  • Hostel or Married scholar accommodation can be provided subject to availability and as per the institute’s rules and regulations.

Application Process:

Please apply with CV and Cover letter (showing alignment and justification with the roles/responsibilities/requirements) to PI via email at [email protected] by 14 October 2023.

Selection Process: Preliminary shortlisting will be based on resume and telephonic/audio-visual interview within a week of the last date of application. For the final interview, the candidate will be informed through e-mail. No TA/DA will be provided in case of a personal interview. For more details, please contact:

Kiran Vankayala
Department of Chemistry
BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus
[email protected]

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