Department of Material Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/223

Ref. No.: MSE/AG/SUNRISE/2019-20/01

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Project Scientist under the project entitled “SUNRISE”, funded by EPSRC, UK.

Minimum Qualification: PhD or M.Sc in Science + 3 Yrs of Exp.

Desirable Qualification: Ph.D. in Engineering, Physics or allied disciplines including other areas of specialization in engineering or sciences.

Essential Experience: Candidate should have a sound knowledge of the basic ideas of solar cell physics relevant to understanding perovskite solar cells. Knowledge and proven experience with perovskite solar cell device fabrication as well as optoelectronic characterization of solar cells to obtain current-voltage and spectral response behaviour of device. He/she should have proven hands-on working experience with solar cell device fabrication and characterization.

Salary: Rs. 26400-2200-66000 /- per month based on qualification

Duration of appointment: Till the end of project

No. of positions: One

Only short-listed applicants will be called for a telephonic interview whose date and time will be intimated by email. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview in person. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be called for the interview. Right to choose appropriate candidate for the interview lies with the principal investigator.

Interested candidates must apply only via E-mail ( providing full details of their qualifications and experience with copies of relevant self-attested certificates before 16 July, 2019.

Prof. Ashish Garg
Project coordinator
Department of Material Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208 016 (U.P), India