VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Senior Research Fellow for DST-SERB Funded Project, Nanobiotecnology

Location
Tamil Nadu, India
Posted
14 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) for the (DST-SERB) Funded Project (Sanction Order No.: EMR/2016/004816), in Centre for Nanobiotechnology [CNBT], Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project: Green materials for clean environment: Green synthesis of iron based nano materials using food wastes for antibiotic removal from water

Number of positions: One

Qualification: M.Sc (preferably with NET/GATE) with at least two years of Research experience after M.Sc with at least ONE journal publication in relevant area./M.Tech in Biotechnology/ Nanoscience/ Nanotechnology. Preference will be given to the candidates having publications in SCI indexed high impact journals in the relevant area. Selected candidate would need to join immediately.

Desirable (if any):

  1. Experience in synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles
  2. Exposure in handling various analytical instruments
  3. Experience in bioreactor development

Stipend: Rs.28000/- per month + 10% HRA

Sponsoring Agency: Department of Science & Technology-Science and Engineering Research Board (DST-SERB)

Duration: 02 years [Initial appointment will be for one year, which is extendable up to 2ndyear solely based on yearly performance].

Principal Investigator: Dr. Amitava Mukherjee, Senior Professor and Deputy Director, Centre for Nanobiotechnology [CNBT], VIT.

Key skills: Nanotechnology, Characterization, Nano remediation.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time

Key Skills

nanoparticles
biotechnology
nanoscience
nanotechnology
reserach
phd

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above

Education-

UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology
PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Biotechnology, M.Tech - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology
Doctorate:Ph.D - Bio-Chemistry/Bio-Technology