Junior Research Fellow for DST-SERB Funded Project in SAS

Tamil Nadu, India
02 Mar 2021
End of advertisement period
28 Mar 2021
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for DST-SERB Funded Project in School of Advanced Science (SAS) Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore – 632 014.

Title of the Project

 Mechano-switchable controlled organocatalysis in aqueous medium ”

Number of positions

One [01]


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

Desirable: Candidate having strong knowledge in organic/polymer chemistry and exposure in material science will be preferred.

Rs. 31,000/- per month + 8 % HRA (for two years)

Sponsoring Agency
DST- SERB, Government of India.

2 years.

Principal Investigator

Dr. Chandan Maity, Assistant Professor,
Department of Chemistry, School of Advanced Sciences,
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu.

Apply with your resume and other relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (28/03/2021) through online

Role: Trainee
Salary:  3,50,000 - 3,75,000 P.A.
Industry: Education, Teaching, Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role Category: Other
Employment Type: Full Time, Temporary/Contractual

Key Skills

Polymer Chemistry
Material Science


UG: B.Sc,B.Tech/B.E.
PG: M.Tech,MS/M.Sc(Science)

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.