Junior Research Fellow for the DRDO Funded Project

Tamil Nadu, India
10 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
09 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description​

Roles and responsibilities 

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the DRDO Funded Project (Sanction Order No. ERIP/ER/201703002/ M/01/ 1738) at Centre for Nanotechnology Research (CNR), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore Campus.

Title of the Project : Designing GNM/hBN-Quantum Dot Based Hybrid Photodetectors 

Qualification : First class in M.Tech (Microelectronics/ Nanoelectronics/ Nanotechnology/ VLSI/ Photonics/ Nanophotonics/ optoelectronics/ Electronics & Communication Engineering) Or First class in M.Sc (Electronics /Photonics/ Physics/ Nanoscience/ Nanotechnology).

Desirable (if any) :

  1. Qualified in any national level subject exam. 
  2. Experience in fabrication and characterization of optoelectronics/electronic devices.
  3. Exposure in handling of various fabrication and characterization instruments in clean room environment.
  4. Experience in synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials. 

Stipend : Rs. 25,000/- + HRA (Total: Rs.27,000/- pm). Stipend as per VIT norms for M.Sc without NET/GATE. The selected candidate have an opportunity to register for the PhD at VIT, Vellore.

Sponsoring Agency : Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), New Delhi.

Duration : 18 months.

Principal Investigator : Dr. Penchalaiah Palla, Center for Nanotechnology Research (CNR), VIT, Vellore Campus.

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc., on or before 31st July 2019 through online

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing the interview. 

Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email. 

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry: Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling

Role Category: Teachers

Role: Junior/Primary/Assistant Teacher


Project Design

Desired Candidate Profile Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Electronics/Telecommunication,

PG: M.Tech - Electrical,

Doctorate: Doctorate Not Required,

Company Profile

Vellore Institute of Technology

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