Junior Research Fellow for the DST-IC IMPACT Research Project

Tamil Nadu, India
07 Apr 2021
End of advertisement period
10 Apr 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-IC IMPACT Research Project at CO2 Research and Green Technologies Center, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT),Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

“ Harnessing the potential of Renewable Energy (solar / wind) for sustainable building energy management through compressed air energy storage ”

Number of positions: One [01]

Qualification: B.E Mechanical Engg & M.E. / M. Tech or equivalent in Energy Engineering Thermal Engineering and its related disciplines with Gate Qualification

Desirable (if any): Candidates having knowledge in simulation and modeling in the energy aspects and experience in technical writing with journal publications will be preferred

Stipend: Rs. 31,000/- per month and 8 % HRA as per the sanction
Sponsoring Agency: DST- IC IMPACT (INDO – CANADA) Project
Duration: 2 years.

Principal Investigator:

Dr. V. Gayathri Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr I), CO2 Research and Green Technologies Center 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 (10/04/2021) 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

Energy Management
Energy Storage
Renewable Energy
B.E Mechanical


UG: B.Tech/B.E. in Mechanical
PG: M.Tech in Mechanical
Doctorate: Doctorate Not Required

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.