Department Of Chemistry

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/227

Applications are invited for the position of RA-I in the project entitled “Double SN2’ cascade for total synthesis of antidiabetic natural products Chlorabietol A-C and Callistrilones A, B”, Science and Engineering Research Board, Government of India.

RA-I (1 post)

Minimum Requirements: PhD in Organic Chemistry

Salary Range: Rs. 47,000 (consolidate)

Desired Requirements

Sufficient knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas are required.

  • Total Synthesis of Natural products
  •  Organic Synthesis and Methodologies
  • Alkaloid Synthesis
  • Asymmetric methods

How to Apply:

Application should be sent to the following address or alternatively can br sent via email at:

Application should contain detailed resume including the qualifications and experience, and 2 references of people the candidate has worked with but not related.

The post is purely temporary, and is for the duration of 1 year. The last date for sending the application is July 19th, 2019.

Short listed applications will be called for an interview; IIT Kanpur will not pay for the travelling to attend the interview. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications and work experience will not be informed or called for interview.


Dr. D.H.Dethe,
Associate Professor,
Department of Chemistry,
IIT Kanpur