IIT Ropar Jobs 2020
Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar (IIT Ropar)
Department of Chemical Engineering, Nangal Road,
Transit campus 1, Rupnagar, Punjab 140001
Applications are invited for a junior research fellow (JRF) position in the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Ropar under the SERB sponsored project titled “A combined effect of complexation behavior of biopolymers and self-assembly behavior of oppositely charged particles (OCPs) to influence the stabilization of water-in-water (W/W) Pickering emulsion”.
The fellow will aim to achieve the formation of stable W/W emulsion droplets with improved resistance to deformation.
Essential qualifications: Master’s degree in Chemical/ Material/ Petroleum/ Polymer/ Bio Engineering/Technology or a Master’s degree by Research in Chemical/ Material/ Petroleum / Polymer / Bio Engineering/Technology with a GATE or CSIR-UGC NET qualified score.
Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST) in their Master’s. However, candidates seeking enrolment for the Ph.D. program must also have B. Tech/BE in Chemical Engineering.
Desired qualifications: Work experience in the area of synthesis of nanoparticles, polymeric colloids, rheology of dispersions, etc. will get an advantage.
Duration: The position is for two years in total. However, it will be given initially for one year which can be extended for further one year based on the evaluation of the performance by the principal investigator.
Salary: A consolidated salary of Rs. 31000/ month will be provided as per the DST norms.
The applicant must send the following documents in a single PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org (Dr. Manigandan) on/before 10th February 2019.
- A one-page cover letter describing the background and how it will help to pursue this project.
- Resume with complete qualification and experience details.
- Soft copy of all degree certificates.
- Proof of GATE qualification, if any.
The selected candidates will be called for a walk-in-interview in the first week of March. Please note that no TA/DA will be provided to attend the walk-in-interview.
For any further information, please contact the principal investigator: Dr. S. Manigandan Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Ropar Room no. 228, Transit Campus 1, Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab 140001 Email: email@example.com