Junior Research Fellow, DST Funded Project in CBCMT

Tamil Nadu, India
26 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
12 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the DST Funded Project in Centre for Biomaterials, Cellular and Molecular Theranostics ( CBCMT ) Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT),Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

 Design and development of an affordable gait training device ”

Number of positions: One [01]


Essential: M. E. / M. Tech (Design, Product Development or related) with NET or GATE Score. Candidates without GATE score will be paid as per VIT norms.

Candidate with work experience in designing and hand-on experience in product development will be preferred.

Desirable: Strong fundamentals in Mechanical Engineering Design

CAD modelling using Solidworks
Finite element analysis using ANSYS or Abaqus.
Must be able to program in MATLAB or Scilab.


Rs. 31,000/- + 8% HRA without GATE score will be paid as per VIT norms.

Sponsoring Agency

DST Government of India


1.5 years.

Principal Investigator

Dr. D. S. Mohan Varma, Assistant Professor (Senior),

Centre for Biomaterials, Cellular and Molecular Theranostics,

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamil Nadu – 632 014.

Apply with your resume and other relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (12/02/2021) through online

Salary: INR 3,50,000 - 3,75,000 PA.
Industry: Education Teaching Training
Functional Area: TeachingEducationTrainingCounselling
Role: Trainee

Key Skills

Product Development
Professor Activities
Design Development
Finite Element Analysis
Mechanical Engineering
Solid Works

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Biomedical
PG: M.Tech - Biomedical
Doctorate: Doctorate Not Required

Institution Profile

Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on pawith 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.