Project Assistant, DST SERB, School of Advanced Sciences

Tamil Nadu, India
Sep 16, 2021
End of advertisement period
Sep 23, 2021
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description​

Roles and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for the Post of Project Assistant (PA) for the DST-SERB Funded Project in School of Advanced Sciences (SAS), (SRG/2020/000760), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project :“Development of Novel Bifunctional Iron Catalysts for Effective CO2 Valorisation Techniques: By Virtue of Metal-Ligand Cooperation”

Qualification M.Sc./M.Tech or equivalent in Chemistry / Materials Science/ and its related disciplines

Desirable (if any) : Candidates having strong knowledge in inorganic and organic chemistry and synthesis of organic and inorganic compounds, experience in manuscript writing will be preferred. Prior experience in organometallic chemistry, handling of air, moisture sensitive compounds relevant to the topic will also be encouraged.

Stipend :Rs. 20,000/

Sponsoring Agency :DST- SERB, Government of India.

Duration 2 years

Principal InvestigatorDr. Tapas Ghatak

Assistant Professor
School of Advanced Sciences,
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)
Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu.

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, scientific accomplishments, experience (if any) and latest passport size photo, etc. on or before (23/09/2021) through online .

  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email.
  • The selected candidate will be expected to join at the earliest.

Role: Teaching & Training - Other

Salary: 2,00,000 - 2,50,000 P.A.

Industry: Education / Training

Functional Area Teaching & Training

Role Category Teaching & Training - Other

Employment Type: Full Time, Temporary/Contractual

Key Skills

Organic Chemistry


UG:B.Tech/B.E. in Chemical,B.Sc in Chemistry

PG:M.Tech in Chemical,MS/M.Sc(Science) in Chemistry

Institution Profile Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memoranda of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.

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