Department of Chemistry

Applications are invited from Indian citizens for the position of one Project Scientist to work on a DST sponsored project (DST-CHM-20060072), with the undersigned as the principal investigator (PI), for a period of one year, up to December 31, 2014 in the Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Qualification: PhD (Theoretical Chemistry)

Desired Qualification: Candidate should be well-versed with ab-initio quantum chemical methods, Spin-orbit coupling, Non-adiabatic coupling, excited state calculations, electron detachment processes and should have a knowledge of FORTRAN programming and quantum chemistry calculation. Candidates must have a good publication record in the subject area.

Salary Range: Rs. 22000-2200-44000.

The post is purely temporary, and is for a period of one year. Interested candidates must apply on a plain paper giving full details of qualifications and experience. If shortlisted, copies of relevant certificates will be required, and will be checked against original certificates at the time of interview.

The institute reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualification and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the test/interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address:

Hard copies of the application must reach on or before January 12, 2014 to the following address:

Professor S. Manogaran (PI)
Dept. of Chemistry,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India

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