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Chemistry JRF Job Opening at Calcutta University, Applications Invited



Applications are invited from Indian citizens for the purely temporary and contract basis position of one Junior Research Fellow in a DST-SERB Core Research Grant Project.

Principal Investigator (PI): Prof. Sasanka Sekhar Mohanta Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta, 92 A. P. C. Road, Kolkata 700 009 E-mail: [email protected] Mobile and WhatsApp no.: 9330962779

Project Title: Experimental and Theoretical Exploration of Molecule Based Magnetic Materials, Magneto-Structural Correlations and Chemosensors DST-SERB-CRG File No. CRG/2023/008690

Eligibility Criteria

  1. M. Sc. in Chemistry from a UGC-recognized university or a government-approved institute.
  2. At least 55% (or equivalent) marks in M. Sc.
  3. NET (CSIR, UGC, Lectureship)/GATE qualification within the period of validity of joining as a JRF.

Age: Maximum 28 years on 05.04.2024 (Relaxation in age and marks: as per DST and government rules)

Tenure of the Position and Continuity within the Tenure:

Initially for one year. It may be extended as JRF to one more year and then as SRF for at least 10 months and at most 12 months but the extension after the initial one year will be

dependent on both the research performance of the selected JRF and the availability/disbursement of grant from DST. Continuity at any point of time within the tenure will be dependent on the research performance of the selected fellow.

Fellowship per Month As JRF: Rs. 31,000 + 24% HRA. As SRF: Rs. 35,000 + 24% HRA. (Enhanced amount may be provided if DST sanctions and disburses in future).

How to Apply:

Interested candidates will have to apply to the PI via e-mail by submitting the scanned copies of the filled-in application form in the prescribed format and self-attested relevant documents. Two sets of hardcopies of the application form and self-attested documents as well as all the relevant original documents are required during interview.

Last date of application via email: 05.04.2024.

Date, Time and Venue of Interview; TA/DA Will be communicated to the shortlisted candidates via email. No TA/DA will be paid to attend the interview.

Download the application format here

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