Department of Chemical Engineering

Project Scientist (post-doc) position is available in the DST sponsored project entitled “Wetting behaviour of fluids in presence of large particles on surfaces”.

Qualification: PhD in Computational Chemistry/Computational Physics/Material/Chemical Engineering. Experience in DFT, Molecular modeling and simulation is must. Exposure of software such as VASP, GAUSSIAN, LAMMPS GROMACS, would be desirable.

Initial appointment for the above post will be for one year, and may be extended further. The post is purely temporary and on contractual basis.

Salary range: Rs. 22,000-2200-44,000 (per month)

The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. Only short-listed candidates will accordingly be called for interview.

No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview

Last date for receipt of application: 17 Nov., 2017. Interested candidates should send their application along with the resume to :


Dr. Jayant K. Singh
Department of Chemical Engineering
IIT Kanpur
Ph. 0512 259 7017