Chemistry Project Fellow IISER

Chemistry Project Fellow IISER Kolkata Job – Apply Now


Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata

One position for Project Fellow/ Associate/ Assistant is available in the research group of Prof. Amlan K. Roy, Professor, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata. The research work involves knowledge in Quantum Chemistry and/or Quantum Physics and the use of computer programming.

Title of project: Development of DFT methods in constrained atom/molecule/solid with range-separated functionals: benefits of Hookium

Number of positions available: One

Funding agency: DST/SERB

Principal investigator: Prof. Amlan K. Roy, professor, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata.

Remuneration: As per DST/SERB rules.

Tenure: Initially for one year, which is extendable to a period of maximum 3 years, subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funds.

Basic Eligibility Criteria: Highly motivated candidates interested in Theoretical Chemistry/physics, with M.Sc. in Chemistry or Physics or Mathematics (minimum 55% marks in M.Sc). Candidates should have a strong theoretical background (with knowledge on quantum mechanics/chemistry) and would be expected to carry out theoretical development on Density Functional Theory (DFT).

Additional experience (desirable): Preference will be given to NET/GATE (or other equivalent examination) qualified candidates. Exposure to Linux and computer programming will also be helpful


How to apply: Eligible candidates may apply with their CV and a cover letter to Dr. A. K. Roy by email: [email protected] or [email protected]. Details of research work can be found at the following link:

  • Last date for receiving applications: 10 days from the date of advertisement.
  • Interview: Short-listed applicants may be invited (via email) for an oral interview at IISER Kolkata.
  • Conditions: No TA / DA will be provided to the candidate for the interview. The decision of the selection committee will be final.

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