Department of Chemical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/102

Vacancy for One Project Associate-I

  • Essential Qualification: Bachelors degree in Engineering or Technology or Medicine from a recognized university, or equivalent
  • Required skills: Matlab, Python, and relevant programming languages.
  • Salary: INR 31000 per month + HRA to scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility tests- CSIR-UGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and Institutions
  • Nature of position: Temporary / Contractual
  • Duration of appointment: 1 Years or till end of project (whichever earlier), renewed annually based on performance. Performance will be evaluated every six months.
  • Nature of work: Synthesis of active micro-droplets. Performing single particle tracking experiments using optical microscope to probe the motion of droplets in complex fluids, and further analysis using Matlab. Other technical tasks as assigned by Principal Investigator.
  • How to apply: Interested candidates may apply via email (to giving full details qualifications and experience with copies of relevant certificates by April 25, 2024. Please mention the post applied for and the advertisement number in subject line of the email.

Other benefits:

  • He/she will get the opportunity to work in a conductive environment.
  • As regards the medical facilities, only the OPD facility for self shall be available at the Health Centre of IIT Kanpur without any reimbursement of cost of medicines. Any outside referral shall not be reimbursed. For the purpose, a medical booklet shall be provided to you on request.


  • The committee reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. The selection will be based on in-person interview. Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the date of interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Dr. Rahul Mangal
Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
IIT Kanpur.