Department of Electrical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/218

Applications are invited for the positions of RA-III in the project entitled, “Stability analysis, protection, and coordinated control of networked microgrids”, funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

RA-III (1 post)
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Electrical Engineering
Salary Range: Rs. 54,000 (consolidated)

Desired Requirements

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

  • Electric power distribution systems
  • Power system protection
  • Power system optimization
  • Power system stability and control
  • Software knowledge: PSCAD, GAMS, MATLAB
  • Power Electronics
  • Control and protection of DC and AC microgrids
  • Renewable Integration

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

The 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 15, 2019.

Short-listed applicants 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 qualification and work experience will not be informed or called for the interview.

Dr. Saikat Chakrabarti
Dept. of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016