Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/65

Applications are invited for the post of Project Post Doctoral Fellow (one) in a CSR Project on Development of Hemo-Compatible Surfaces for Cardiac Devices at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.

Position: Project Post-Doctoral Fellow (ONE)

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D* from a reputed university /institute and an excellent track record and publications /patents in a research area relevant to the sponsored project.

Ref. No: DORA /DORA/2023027/ProjPDF

Work Experience:

Should have working experience in handling material-processing/characterization related equipment in laboratory/ research environment. Must have operated various equipment, such as furnace, compression/cutting machines, SEM, XRD, etc. and should be well versed with sample preparation, polishing, etc. Expertise in handling cell/bacteria culture, assays, surface engineering and material characterization is required.

Should have working knowledge of maintenance and repair of the lab equipment. Candidate should be aware of Lab safety norms and maintaining equipment usage records.

Desirable: Synergistic exposure to hands-on cell/bacterial culture lab and high-end equipment handling in materials science domain (SEM, TEM, etc.) will be preferred. Work-experience with blood cells and cardiac devices will be preferred.

Salary Range: Rs. 60,000 – 5,000 – 85,000.

The post is purely temporary and is for a duration of one year. Interested candidates must apply so the application is received by 5 pm of Mar. 18, 2024 with a cover letter giving full details of qualifications and experience. Please enclose required certificates along with. Must include reference number and experience details in your cover letter when applying for this position.

Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview (mostly on Mar. 22, 2024). Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be shortlisted. Also, possessing minimum qualification does not grant one the call for the interview.

Note: No TA will be provided to candidates called for interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address:

Hard copy of the application (with required certificates) stating the reference number must reach by 5 pm on Mar. 18, 2024 to the following address:

Dr. Kantesh Balani
Faculty Building, Room # 413
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India