Institute of Nano Science and Technology Wanted Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/ Project Assistant (PA)

Post Date: 15/10/2017

Name of the Institute: Institute of Nano Science and Technology

Institute Profile: Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST), Mohali (Punjab), an autonomous institution of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, has been established under the umbrella of NANO MISSION, initiated by DST to boost research and development in the field of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in India. INST started its activities on 3rd January 2013, the date on which its first Director was appointed. The institute is currently operating from its transit campus at Habitat Centre, Sector-64, Phase-X, Mohali, Punjab. The new campus of INST would be set up on 35 acers of land in the Knowledge City at Sector-81 (Mohali, Punjab), next to IISER Mohali campus, which is very near to new Chandigarh International Airport. INST, amongst other scientific institutions of Chandigarh and its nearby area is also part of Chandigarh Region Innovation and Knowledge Cluster (CRIKC), an initiative of Punjab Government to foster and sustain close academic alliances between institutions of higher education and research in the Chandigarh region.

Name of post: Junior Research Fellow

Title of the project :
  • Project-I: Photocatalytic Water Splitting to produce H2 and Fine Chemicals under Natural Sunlight- (DST-Nanomission Project)
  • Project-II: Cellulose Aerogel Materials- (DST-CERI Project).
Funding Agency: DST

Department: Department of Nano Science

Tenure of the Project: 3 years

No. of post: -

Essential Qualifications: M. Sc. / M. Tech. in any discipline of Chemistry/ Material Science with NET/LS/GATE, etc. Candidates without GATE/NET etc. shall be eligible for PA position.

Desirable: Research experience in synthesis of nanomaterials, organic compounds and handling of spectroscopic and chromatographic techniques. 

Emoluments: Rs. 25,000/- per month + 20% HRA per month for JRF with NET/LS/GATE OR ₹ 14,000/- + 20% HRA per month for PA without NET/GATE

Apply Mode: Email/Postal

Last Date: 30/10/2017

How to Apply: Completed applications should reach on or before October-30, 2017 by post or via email attachment (all files as one combined PDF) addressed to:

Application Form: Clickhere

Scientist-E/ Associate Professor 
Institute of Nano Science and Technology, 
Habitat Centre, Phase-X, 
Sector-64, Mohali, Punjab – 160062 

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