Department of Sustainable Energy Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/87

Advertisement for the post of Senior research fellow (SRF)

Applications are invited for one position of Senior Research Fellow under the project entitled “DST-Bioenergy & H2 MAP”.

Qualification: Ph.D. or Master Degree according to 'A' or ‘B’ given below.

  1. A) For those with M.Tech qualification + 02 years experience

Essential Qualifications: M.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science Engineering.

  • Minimum percentage marks: 70% in M.Tech & 60% in B.Tech.
  • Should have taken Material Science/Thermodynamics courses at B.Tech level.
  1. B) For those with B.Sc. & M.Sc. qualification + 03 years experience

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Physics/Materials Science

  • Should have taken Mathematics as a course subject at B.Sc level
  • B.Sc. in Physics/Materials Science with 60%
  • A minimum of 65% in M.Sc. degree
  • JRF qualified or 95 percentile or higher in GATE. Experience of three years (in research).
Desirable Work Experience:

It is desirable that the candidate possess experience in hydrogen storage and refrigeration systems, good experimental skills, familiarity with techniques such as SEM, XRD, and FTIR and knowledge of operating vacuum induction furnace and arc melting. The candidate is expected to be self-driven in conducting research and publishing his/her work in high-quality scientific journals and conferences. Additionally, candidates with strong verbal and written communication skills are preferred.

Duration of appointment: Post is purely temporary from the date of appointment to 15-Mar-2025.

Salary: A consolidated salary of Rs. 35000 per month +18% HRA

How to apply: - Interested candidates may apply by sending CV/bio-data and other information as follows:

  • Complete information regarding educational qualifications indicating year of passing, percentage of marks/division
  • Complete details of relevant working experience, career goals
  • Details of JRF/GATE qualification
  • CV/bio-data with recent photograph along with cover letter

Only short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. No TA/ DA will be paid for attending the interview. For outstation candidates Interview may be conducted via Zoom/Google Meet

Applications should be submitted only by email, which should reach by 10th Apr 2024 5:00 PM

Dr. Shobit Omar
Department of Material Science of Engineering,
IIT Kanpur 208016 (U.P.) India
Email address for application: Person Mr. Manohar Oraon)