Research Associate Job at IIT Kharagpur

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Post Date: 03/11/2017

Institute Name:
Indian Institute of Technology,Kharagpur

Institute Profile: The history of the IIT system dates back to 1946 when a committee was set up by Hon'ble Sir Jogendra Singh, Member of the Viceroy's Executive Council, Department of Education, Health and Agriculture to consider the setting up of Higher Technical Institutions for post war industrial development in India. The 22 member committee headed by Sri N.R.Sarkar, in its report, recommended the establishment of four Higher Technical Institutions in the Eastern, Western, Northern and Southern regions, possibly on the lines of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, with a number of secondary institutions affiliated to it. The report also urged the speedy establishment of all the four institutions with the ones in the East and the West to be started immediately. The committee also felt that such institutes would not only produce undergraduates but they should be engaged in research, producing research workers and technical teachers as well. The standard of the graduates should be at par with those from first class institutions abroad. They felt that the proportion of undergraduates and postgraduate students should be 2:1.

Name of post: Research Associate

Title of the project: Development of Carbon Dioxide Sensing Module for Environmental Monitoring(DEM)

Funding Agency: CSIR

Department: Materials Science Centre

Tenure of the Project: NA

No. of post: 01

Essential Qualifications: Ph.D in Materials Science/Ceramics/Physics/Chemistry. Candidates submitted her/his Ph.D thesis will also be considered. OR M. Tech in Materials Science with minimum 3 years prior research experience on oxide materials. 1st class in last passed examination and must have at least one research publication in standard refereed journal as listed in Journal Citation Reports (JCR).

Desirable: All through 1st division/class/equivalent. Prior experience on gas sensing related research. Experience in fabricating microcontroller based electronic circuit module for experimental control and data acquisition. Working experience in Labview. Upper age limit for RA: 35 years, Upper age limit is relaxable upto 5 years in the case of candidates belonging to SC / ST / OBC, women and physically handicapped candidates as per CSIR rule

Emoluments: Upto Rs. UPTO RS 36000 P.M  (depending upon qualification & experience)

Last Date: 16/12/2017

How to Apply: Interested candidates requested to apply Online through following link on or before 16/12/2017

To Apply: Clickhere

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