Department of Chemical Engineering

A research position for Senior Project Associate(One) is available, on a temporary basis, in a sponsored project from Department of Science and Technology (DST), entitled “Non-gassing electrode materials for Electro-osmotic pumping based subcutaneous drug delivery system”.

Objective of the work: Development of redox active polymers and monodisperse silica particles with specific objective to develop kinetically and thermodynamically stable redox polymers and one micron mesoporous silica particles.

Minimum Qualification:
B. Tech. + 1 year experience
M. Sc. + 1 year experience

Salary Range: Rs. 12000-1200-24000

Desirable Qualification: Peference will be given candidates having:
• Experience in Chemistry and/or Polymer Chemistry with aptitude in polymer synthesis and their characterization.
• Expertise and experience in polymer synthesis and their electrochemical characterizations; thus, familiarity of use of several characterization techniques to characterize developed polymers.

Higher starting salary may be considered for exceptionally qualified and experienced candidates. The appointment will be for one year (initially) and may be extended.

Persons desirous to work on this kind of project with proven qualities are requested to apply on plain paper, enclosing detailed resume and submit the same to the undersigned before July 20, 2013.

The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. Only short-listed candidates will accordingly be called for interview.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

P.K. Bhattacharya
Professor, Principal Investigator
Phone: 0512-2597093; Fax: 0512-2590104